Absolute quality for when the very best is your option.
With years of expertise in designing audio / video receivers and preamplifier processors, Yamaha has gone a step further with its highest offering in the AVENTAGE lineup. Meet the CX-A5100 preamp processor, built from the ground up to be a powerhouse for the most demanding of home theater enthusiasts. Experience three-dimensional surround sound formats with the next generation in audio / video technologies like never before.
Tap into advanced Yamaha digital signal processing with CINEMA DSP HD3, utilize the best built-in functions for customization and enjoy the latest home theater technologies that are offered today. Now with MusicCast, this device can be expanded to deliver wireless multiroom audio playback, all controlled by a simple app.
AVENTAGE build standards designed to deliver the highest level of audio performance
Aluminum front panel, H-shape cross member frame and rigid bottom frame
11.2-channel preamplifier with balanced XLR outputs (including subwoofer outputs)
Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X™ up to 7.2.4-channel
CINEMA DSP HD3 expands the sound field vertically for more thrilling and realistic surround sound
Add audio in up to 9 additional rooms with MusicCast
Voice control using your Alexa device like Echo or Echo Dot
8-in, 2-out HDMI® with 4K Ultra HD pass-through and upscaling
Advanced HDMI zone switching (Zone 2)
HDCP 2.2, high dynamic range (HDR) and BT.2020 compatibility
Professional digital-to-analog conversion (ESS SABRE™ Ultra DAC ES9016S) for all channels
Fully loaded with Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth, AirPlay® and Spotify Connect
Stream Pandora®, Spotify, Napster, SiriusXM Internet Radio, TIDAL, Deezer and thousands of free internet radio stations
DSD 2.8 MHz / 5.6 MHz, FLAC / WAV / AIFF 192 kHz / 24-bit, Apple® Lossless 96 kHz / 24-bit playback
Phono input to connect to your favorite turntable
Room acoustics optimization using YPAO™- R.S.C. with 3D, 64-bit precision EQ calculation and angle measurement