Yamaha RX-V685BL vs Sony STR-DH190

Yamaha RX-V685BL

Yamaha RX-V685BL review

Oct 26, 2018

Yamaha RX-V685BL was regarded by me as a very interesting device. Why? Yamaha is a well-known company, which always carries about its clients and does everything for them. After some testing and Yama...

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Sony STR-DH190

Sony STR-DH190 review

Dec 04, 2018

This Sony STRDH190 review will be useful for people who look for a good, reliable receiver with many features. This receiver combines a reasonable price and a high total power output. It will be perf...

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Product

Yamaha RX-V685BL
Sony STR-DH190

Model

RX-V685BL
STR-DH190

Brand

Yamaha
Sony

Rating

4.5 of 5
4.3 of 5

Reviews

50
196

Amplifier

Total output power

650 W
200 W

Output power per channel

90 W
100 W

Output impedance per channel

4 Ohm, 6 Ohm
6 Ohm

Frequency response

20 Hz-20 kHz
20 Hz-20 kHz

Total harmonic distortion

0.08 %
0.09 %

Number of channels

7
2

Signal-to-noise ratio

101 dB
93 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

Video conversion/scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling, analog to HDMI up conversion

3D pass-through

Upscaling via HDMI

up to 4K

Connector type

AV inputs

7
6

Optical digital inputs

2
2

Coaxial digital inputs

2
1

HDMI inputs

5
has not

HDMI outputs

2
has not

Optical digital outputs

has not
has not

Coaxial digital outputs

has not
has not

Subwoofer outputs

2
1

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

30

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

32bit / 192kHz
24bit / 192kHz

Surround sound effects

Virtual CINEMA
has not

Surround system class

7.2 channel
2.0 channel

Digital content protection

HDCP 2.2

Clock

Built-in clock

Sleep timer

Power device

Operational power consumption

350 W

Standby power consumption

0.1 W
0.5 W

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Dimensions

14.9 x 17.1 x 6.7 inches
19.1 x 13.6 x 6.9 inches

Weight

23.1 pounds
17.1 pounds
Yamaha RX-V685BL
Sony STR-DH190
Yamaha RX-V685BL
Sony STR-DH190

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