The YAS-706 is a convenient way to get surround sound with outstanding presence from a slim, stylish body. Compatible with MusicCast, it will increase your enjoyment of audio.
AIR SURROUND XTREME Provides Spacious Home Theatre Experience
Yamaha's leadership in one bar surround sound systems is further solidified with the introduction of AIR SURROUND XTREME, made possible by applying our unique 24 kHz HRTF (head related transfer function) surround technology. It allows you to listen to clear dialogue and other sounds from the front, specific sounds from the other channels to the sides and rear, and smooth sound movement around you. You won‘t believe the sound is coming from a one bar system !
MusicCast is a new revolution in network audio, use all your MusicCast products together or separately, it’s completely up to you. Control it, all from one app, designed to be intuitive, quick and simple to use. Use a soundbar, a wireless speaker, an AV Receiver, Hi-Fi audio whichever suits you best, mix and match then expand your MusicCast system as time goes on. All new from Yamaha, the MusicCast system brings everything to everywhere for everyone.
Enjoy All Your Music Sources
MusicCast employs a high performance wireless network to deliver music and audio enjoyment. It can stream digital music content from your smartphone, PC or NAS to other MusicCast devices in your home. It can also share the music from external devices such as a TV or BD player connected to the YAS-706. Audio content from Bluetooth-connected smartphones or tablets can also be streamed to MusicCast devices in multiple rooms.
Stylish Body for a Beautiful Installation
The rounded form and black chrome side plating ensure that this will be a stylish addition to your interior. The centre unit can be placed on a shelf or hung on a wall, whichever style you prefer. Along with the simple-design subwoofer, the YAS-706 fits neatly into your room.
High Quality Material and Design Match with the WX-010
The YAS-706 body has a high-grade covering made of a materials that doesn’t show dust so much. This is the same material and color used for the WX-010, so the two units go well together.
Wireless Subwoofer for Flexible Placement
The subwoofer eliminates the need to connect cables, so setup and placement are faster and easier. This is a convenient subwoofer that delivers powerful, high quality bass sound.
Powerful Surround Sound from Any Position
The YAS-706 centre unit includes two built-in subwoofer units for strong bass output, plus a unique bass reflex port for further boost. It also has two middle size woofer units and tweeter units that deliver well-balanced midrange sound and clear high tone. Whether used horizontally or vertically, or mounted on a wall, you’re assured of getting massive bass output for a powerfully dynamic surround sound experience.
* The YAS-706 automatically selects the appropriate tweeter units depending on whether it is rack or wall mounted.
Triple amplifier drive
The YAS-706’s centre unit soundbar features triple amplifier drive with separate amps for treble, mid and bass. These dedicated amps reduce interference, achieving clear sound that’s easy to listen to.
Specially Designed Speaker Unit
Tweeter, woofer and subwoofer, the entire speaker unit was designed specifically for the YAS-706. With a large magnet and square-wound voice coil the woofer unit in particular achieves increased driving force and excellent sound emission.
Control App for Easy Operations
Simply tap the beautifully designed screen and take control of all the audio equipment and all the music in your home.
Stream via Bluetooth® or AirPlay®
You can hear all the music sources from your smartphone via wireless Bluetooth or AirPlay connection.
You can play music from music apps, radio apps, or YouTube™-type video hosting services.
Bluetooth Output for Convenient Music Streaming
The YAS-706 is equipped with the latest Bluetooth technology, making wireless operation more convenient than ever. You can stream music from the YAS-706 to Bluetooth headphones for private listening or to Bluetooth speakers.
Five Sound Programmes
The YAS-706 offers a choice of five sound programmes: Music, TV Program, Movie, Sports and Game. Choose the one to match what you’re watching and enjoy the best possible surround sound quality.
HD Audio Decoding
The YAS-706 decodes HD Audio signals to ensure that you hear the best possible sound from Blu-ray Disc players, as well as from other digital sources.
Compressed Music Enhancer
The Compressed Music Enhancer restores frequency response lost during digital compression, so your music sounds the way it should. It is optimised for Bluetooth® audio transmission for vivid, lively sound quality during wireless playback. The function engages automatically when a compressed source is played.
HDMI® Terminals with 4K Ultra HD Support
The YAS-706 has two HDMI® input terminals and one HDMI® output terminal, and supports 4K/60p video signal pass-through. It’s also compatible with HDCP2.2 digital copy protection. This gives it extensive expandability, so you’ll be able to use it far into the future.
With an advanced energy saving design, this product achieves a low power consumption of not more than two watts when in Network Standby mode.
|Drivers||(Center Unit) : Dual 5.5 cm (2-1/8”) woofers, Dual 7.5 cm (3") built-in subwoofers, Four 1.9 cm (3/4") tweeters, (Subwoofer) : 14 cm (5-1/2”) cone woofer|
|Output Power||285 W total power: 210 W + 75 W subwoofer|
|Power Consumption||(Center Unit) : 38 W, (Subwoofer) : 75 W|
|Standby Power Consumption||(Center Unit) : 0.3 W (HDMI control, LAN, Wi-FI, Wireless Direct, Bluetooth off), 2.5 W (HDMI control, Wireless Direct, Bluetooth on, LAN, Wi-FI off), (Subwoofer) : 1.5 W (Wireless)|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||(Center Unit) : 950 x 72 x 131 mm; 37-3/8” x 2-7/8” x 5-1/8”, (Subwoofer vertical): 295 x 297 x 307 mm; 11-5/8” x 11-3/4” x 12-1/8”|
|Weight||(Center Unit) : 5.4 kg; 11.9 lbs, (Subwoofer) 9.1 kg; 20 lbs|
|Input / Output|
|HDMI||2 in / 1 out|
|Digital Optical||1 in|
|Analog Audio||1 in|
|Digital Coaxial||1 in|
|4K Pass-through||Yes (50 / 60 Hz YCbCr=4:4:4, HDR, HDCP2.2)|
|Surround Technology||AIR SURROUND XTREME|
|Surround Mode||Music, Movie, Sport, Game, TV|
|Compressed Music Enhancer||Yes (for Bluetooth)|
|Dolby Pro Logic II||Yes|
|DTS Digital Surround||Yes|
|HD Audio Format Decoding||Yes|
|Dolby Digital Plus||Yes|
|DTS-HD Master Audio||Yes|
|DTS-HD High Resolution||Yes|
|File Format||MP3, WMA, MPEG4 AAC, Apple LossLess(*1), WAV(*2), FLAC(*2), AIFF(*2) --- (*1) up to 96 kHz (*2) up to 192 kHz|
|Wireless Music Streaming||Yes|
|Bluetooth Version/Profile||(Version) Ver. 2.1 + EDR / A2DP, AVRCP; (Codec) SBC, AAC|
|Bluetooth Maximum Communication Range||10 m ; 33 ft (*without obstructions)|
|On-Screen Display Languages||English, French, Spanish|
|TV Remote Repeater||Yes|