Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A8A - 150 W 11.2 Ch AV Receiver


  • 11.2 channel | 150 W/Ch
  • HDMI™ 7 in/3 out, 8K/60Hz
  • Dual ESS SABRE ES9026PRO Ultra DAC


Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A8A - Flagship Model


A8A - 11.2 ch Ultimate quality AVENTAGE with Surround:AI™, HDMI™ 7-in/3-out, the latest QCS407.

  • 11.2 channel powerful surround sound with Zone2/3/4
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth®, AirPlay 2, Spotify Connect and MusicCast multi-room audio
  • AURO-3D via FW update
  • Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® with CINEMA DSP HD3
  • SURROUND:AI automatically optimizes the surround effect in real time
  • HDMI™ 7 in/3 out, 8K/60Hz, 4K/120Hz, HDR10+ via FW update
  • Dedicated gaming function(ALLM,VRR,QMS,QFT) via FW update
  • Dual ESS SABRE ES9026PRO Ultra DAC for the ultimate high performance conversion
  • YPAO™-R.S.C. with 3D, multi-point measurement, precision EQ and low frequency mode
  • Voice control with Alexa and Google Assistant devices. *Availability varies by region


        The A8A is Yamaha's most innovative model yet. This AV receiver incorporates cutting-edge components and technology for home cinema unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. Lose yourself in room-filling sound and crystal clear picture.



        Flagship-Quality Parts

        The A8A incorporates the CX/MX-A5200's concept, architecture, and materials for elevated performance. Double bottom plate ensures stability for unnecessary vibrations, while the thick copper foil for the circuit board achieves lower impedance. This AV receiver also comes equipped with a customized capacitor and 11ch capability.

        High-Quality Digital Components

        Qualcomm® QCS407 takes your AV receiver’s audio performance to the next level with support for Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X®. Dual SABRE ES9026 PROs minimize noise to make even the most delicate sounds rich and provides superior signal-to-noise ratio and high dynamic range for professional quality audio.


        Analyses the scene of the entertainment content and optimizes the surround effect of distinct sound elements such as background music, dialogue, and sound effects. It’s like having a professional sound engineer tune the sound according to the scene. 64-bit processing with Qualcomm® QCS407.


        Bring your entertainment experience to the next level with immersive audio that accurately reproduces 3D sound with superior effect across any content. Gain entry into a world where every breath-taking moment is not only heard but also felt.

        *This function is available via firmware update.


        8K/60Hz, 4K/120Hz*

        Enables a higher resolution and refresh rate, giving you a smoother and more realistic viewing experience.


        Provides deeper contrast and more realistic images that stay true to the creators' intent.

        Gaming-dedicated Functions (ALLM,VRR,QMS,QFT)*

        Ensures seamless motion and transitions to enhance your performance.

        HDMI Multiple Input with latest Technology*

        Multiple HDMI input will equally support the latest HDMI technology to allow next-gen gaming consoles to be connected at the same time.

        *These functions are available via firmware update.


        MusicCast App

        Explore the power of multi-room audio, access your sources and streaming devices, and control your AV receiver, all through your smartphone.

        Voice Control

        Works with Alexa and Google Assistant, so your AV receiver is always at your command. Through AirPlay 2, you can stream your music via voice control operation Siri from Apple iOS device. *Availability varies by region.

        AV Setup Guide App

        Offers expert guidance through installation, cable connections, and various other settings.


        YPAO™-R.S.C. with multi-point measurement and precision EQ

        Calibrates sound to your room by analyzing room acoustics and measuring speaker characteristics. This feature also optimizes sound parameters for maximum performance from SURROUND:AI™, Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X®.

        Compatible with Wireless Rear Speaker

        Gives you the freedom to arrange your rear speakers wirelessly to suit your home décor by adding Yamaha wireless speaker MusicCast 20 or MusicCast 50.

        Dynamic and Compelling Design

        Classic Yamaha craftsmanship meets cutting-edge design. Every piece has been carefully crafted to ensure this AV receiver looks and sounds perfect in your home.






        AV Receiver
        Amplifier SectionChannel11.2
        Rated Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven)185 W (8 ohms, 0.9% THD)
        Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven)150 W (8 ohms, 0.06% THD)
        Maximum Effective Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven)220 W (8 ohms, 10% THD)
        High Slew Rate AmplifierYes
        Surround Sound ProcessingSurround:AIYes
        CINEMA DSPYes (HD3)
        DSP Programs24
        Dialog Level AdjustmentYes
        Virtual Presence SpeakerYes
        Virtual Surround Back SpeakerYes
        Dialogue LiftYes
        Dolby AtmosYes
        Dolby Atmos Height VirturalizerYes
        Dolby TrueHDYes
        Dolby Digital PlusYes
        Dolby SurroundYes
        DTS-HD Master AudioYes
        Auro 3DYes (via firmware update)
        Audio FeaturesFile FormatMP3 / WMA / MPEG-4 AAC, ALAC: up to 96 kHz / 24-bit, FLAC: up to 384 kHz / 24-bit, WAV / AIFF: up to 384 kHz / 32-bit, DSD: up to 11.2 MHz
        Pure DirectYes
        Compressed Music EnhancerYes
        High-resolution Music EnhancerYes
        YPAO multi-point measurementYes with R.S.C. (Reflected Sound Control) , 3D, 64-bit High Precision EQ Calculation and Angle Measurement
        YPAO VolumeYes
        Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control)Yes
        Initial Volume & Maximum Volume SettingYes
        A.R.T. WedgeYes
        Bi-amp capabilityYes
        Audio DelayYes (0-500 ms)
        DA Converter384 kHz / 32-bit ESS Hyperstream DAC ES9026PRO x2
        Video FeaturesHDMI eARCYes
        HDMI Audio Return ChannelYes
        HDMI Pass-through8K60AB, 4K120AB (via future update)
        HDMI Up-scalingYes, up to 8K (via firmware update)
        HDMI Up-conversionYes (Analog to HDMI)
        Dolby VisionYes
        HDR 10+Yes (via firmware update)
        VRR/ALLM/QMS/QFTYes (via firmware update)
        Video adjustmentYes
        ConnectivityMusicCast SurroundYes
        HDMI Input/Output7 / 3 (HDMI2.1 / HDCP2.3)
        HDMI CECYes
        USB InputYes
        Network PortYes
        Wi-FiYes (2.4 / 5 GHz)
        AirPlay 2Yes
        BluetoothYes (SBC / AAC)
        Front AV InputUSB
        Digital Audio Input/Output: Optical3 / 0
        Digital Audio Input/Output: Coaxial2 / 0
        Analog Audio Input/Output6 / 0
        Phono InputYes
        XLR TerminalYes
        Component Video Input/Output1 / 0
        Composite Video Input/Output2 / 0
        Headphone Output1
        Tuner SectionFM/AM TunerYes (Availability varies by region.)
        DAB TunerYes (Availability varies by region.)
        User InterfaceOn-screen displayGraphical User Interface
        SCENESCENE PLUS (8 sets)
        App ControlYes (iPhone / iPad / Android phone / tablet)
        Web Browser ControlYes
        Remote Control UnitYes
        Zone ControlZone 2 Audio OutputPreout / HDMI
        Zone 3 Audio OutputPreout
        Zone 4 Audio OutputHDMI
        Powered ZoneZone 2 / 3
        Zone Video OutputHDMI
        Zone B OutputHDMI
        Zone GUIYes
        RS-232C InterfaceN/A
        +12V Trigger Output2
        Remote (IR) Input/Output1 / 1
        Party ModeYes
        GeneralStandby Power Consumption (IR only)<0.4 W
        Auto Power StandbyYes
        ECO modeYes
        Dimensions (W x H x D)435 W x 192 H x 477 D mm (with antenna up:435 W x 271 H x 477 D mm);17-1/8"W x 7-1/2"H x 18-3/4"D (with antenna up:17-1/8"W x 10-5/8"H x 18-3/4"D)
        Weight21.4 kg; 47.2 lbs.




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