Yamaha RX-V485 vs Denon AVR-X2500H

Yamaha RX-V485

Yamaha RX-V485 review

Sep 21, 2018

Yamaha is the first brand, which comes to the mind when I start thinking about music electronics and instruments. So I decided to test the RX-V485, a receiver which is considered to be the example of...

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Denon AVR-X2500H

Denon AVR-X2500H review

Dec 07, 2018

Denon AVRX2500 is a very multipurpose receiver. With the addition of AirPlay 2, the HEOS network technology and the input for connecting a vinyl player, it becomes even more multifunctional. As my De...

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Product

Yamaha RX-V485
Denon AVR-X2500H

Model

RX-V485
AVR-X2500H

Brand

Yamaha
Denon

Rating

4.3 of 5
3.5 of 5

Reviews

66
5

Amplifier

Total output power

400 W
670 W

Output power per channel

80 W
95 W

Output impedance per channel

6 Ohm
8 Ohm

Frequency response

20 Hz-20 kHz
20 Hz-20 kHz

Total harmonic distortion

0.09 %
0.08 %

Number of channels

5
7

Signal-to-noise ratio

92 dB
100 dB

Functions

Digital player

Internet radio

Network audio player

Audio formats

AAC

AIFF

Apple lossless

FLAC

MP3

WAV

WMA

Built-in decoders

DTS:X

Dolby Atmos

Dolby digital plus

Dolby surround

Dolby true HD

Built-in display

Type

fluorescent
fluorescent

Colour

black
black

Connectivity interfaces

Bluetooth

Wi-Fi

IEEE 802.3

IEEE 802.3u

Signal processing

HDMI pass-through

up to 4K
up to 4K

Video conversion/scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling, analog to HDMI up conversion
HDMI to HDMI scaling

3D pass-through

Upscaling via HDMI

up to 4K

Connector type

AV inputs

has not
8

Optical digital inputs

1
2

Coaxial digital inputs

2
1

HDMI inputs

4
8

HDMI outputs

1
2

Optical digital outputs

has not
has not

Coaxial digital outputs

has not
has not

Subwoofer outputs

1
2

USB

1
1

Phones

1
1

Media content source

Bluetooth

Network

USB-host

Radio

Tuner type

digital
digital

Tuner bands

AM/FM
AM/FM

Preset station

40
56

Additional features

A-B speaker switch

Three-zone capability

Advanced sound retriever (ASR) technology

Apple air-play support

Audio return channel (ARC)

Bi-amplifying

Auto power off

Pure direct mode

Dual-zone capability

Smartphone remote control

Sound features

Audio D/A converter

24bit / 192kHz
24bit / 192kHz

Surround sound effects

Cinema DSP 3D
Dolby Surround

Surround system class

5.1 channel
7.2 channel

Digital content protection

HDCP 2.2
HDCP 2.2

Clock

Built-in clock

Sleep timer

Power device

Operational power consumption

240 W
500 W

Standby power consumption

0.15 W
0.5 W

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Dimensions

12.4 x 17.1 x 6.3 inches
13.3 x 17.1 x 6.6 inches

Weight

17.86 pounds
20.7 pounds
Yamaha RX-V485
Denon AVR-X2500H
Yamaha RX-V485
Denon AVR-X2500H

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  • 24.9Yamaha RX-V485
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