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
174

Functions

Digital player

Internet radio

Network audio player

Amplifier class

Audio formats

AAC

AIFF

Apple lossless

DSD

FLAC

MP3

WAV

WMA

Built-in decoders

DTS neural:X

DTS-HD master audio

DTS:X

Dolby atmos

Dolby digital plus

Dolby surround

Dolby true HD

Power device

Operational power consumption

350 W

Standby power consumption

0.1 W
0.5 W

Built-in display

Type

fluorescent
fluorescent

Colour

black
black

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

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 qty

30

Additional features

A-B speaker switch

AIR Studios monitor certification

Three-zone capability

X.v.Color

Advanced sound retriever (ASR) technology

Apple air-play support

Audio return channel (ARC)

Bi-amplifying

Deep color

MCACC Pro

Auto power off

Pure direct mode

Dual-zone capability

Smartphone remote control

Sound features

Sound output mode

Surround Sound
Stereo Sound

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 sound processor (DSP)

DSP preset qty

17
has not

Digital content protection

HDCP 2.2

Clock

Built-in clock

Sleep timer

Dimensions

Shipping size

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

Product weight

23.1 pounds
17.1 pounds

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  • 27.8Yamaha RX-V685BL
  • 10.6Sony STR-DH190

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