Yamaha YSP-5600 review & specs

The Yamaha YSP-5600 – the model that amazes

Yamaha YSP-5600 review & specs

The Yamaha YSP-5600 is a complex solution that delivers the clear audio output and it has numerous useful features that make this model versatile and easy to blend with your audio setup. This is a truly advanced solution since it supports the 7.1.2-channel configuration. Moreover, the output sound is multidimensional, so you always get the properly-balanced, clear audio output no matter where you place this model.

Despite being an advanced solution, this model is extremely easy to connect and use – you have numerous features to control. It features wireless modules as well. The number of ports allows you to use various connection types to make it a part of your entertainment setup. This Yamaha YSP-5600 review will be helpful for people who look for a great audio solution, that can handle various frequencies correctly and provide them with clear sound. It supports various audio formats, like DTS:X and Dolby Atmos.

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Design

This model looks massive, the large front panel has several LED lights and a display located behind the front grille. You can clearly see the information when it’s needed. The front panel covers an array of multiple speakers, including 2 woofers. It has 12 height channels to create the sound beam effect, which reflects from the ceiling and creates an audio environment with clear sound. It has main buttons, which are easy to reach.

This soundbar can be wall-mounted (using the special brackets), or you can place it on TV furniture. This model also has feet that make it stand stable.

It has a special panel that features all the input types you may need – it features 2 optical digital inputs, coaxial digital inputs, 4 HDMI inputs, 1 HDMI output, and a subwoofer output to add an extra device to handle the low frequencies.

Features

The Yamaha YSP-5600 specs will satisfy every audiophile. The total output power is 128 W. It supports the HDMI pass-through feature (up to 4K at 60 Hz without losing quality). It supports HDCP 2.2. This solution support various HDMI features like CEC, ARC, Lip-Sync, etc.

It uses various audio enhancement features like Clear Voice, Music enhancer and Adaptive DRC (control the dynamic and volume ranges). This model has various listening modes.

This model supports the ItelliBeam technology that calibrates the speakers automatically. The microphone is provided.

It has Wi-Fi and Bluetooth modules that allow you using the MusicCast technology to use the internet radio feature or stream from various websites, like Pandora or Spotify, etc. It supports AirPlay as well. It can stream content to Bluetooth headphones or speakers.

It supports voice controlling technology (Alexa). The provided remote controller is user-friendly – it has all the buttons you need. Overall, it is a great option with all its features, audio clearness and the modern strict design, but the price is quite high. This model will cost you around $1600.

Common features

Product

Yamaha YSP-5600

Model

YSP-5600

Brand

Yamaha

Rating

3.9 of 5

Reviews

39

General

Placement type

table-top, wall-mountable

Connection to source

wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

input, volume down, volume up, power

Audio features

Amplification type

active

Built-in channels

7.1.2

Supported channel quantity

7.2.2

Separate speaker (in package)

Separate speaker connections

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

Separate subwoofer connections

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora, Napster, TIDAL, Deezer

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

HDMI input/output

4/1

HDMI ARC

1

Optical digital input/output

1

USB

1

Coaxial digital input/output

1/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

1/0

Headphone output

Subwoofer output

1

Features

Voice control

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

DTS:X

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (H x W x D), cm/in

20.3 x 91.4 x 10.2/8.5 x 36 x 4.8

Weight, kg/pounds

11.3/25.8