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Yamaha RX-673 Front Panel
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Awesome 7.2 AV receiver with plenty of bells and whistles. I personally own the 671 (same product but a generation behind) and I can attest to how awesome these receivers are.

Get it here.

Features Include

  • 7-channel powerful surround sound (90W per channel)
  • Discrete amp configuration and Pure Direct
  • Network functions such as AirPlay and AV Controller App
  • 4K pass-through and upscaling for next-generation high resolution images
  • High quality video processing with precise deinterlacing
  • Front panel USB digital connection for iPod, iPhone and iPad
  • HDMI (six inputs - with one on front - and one output) with 3D and Audio Return Channel
  • YPAO Reflected Sound Control (R.S.C.) sound optimization for automatic speaker setup
  • Dialogue Lift and Dialogue Level Adjustment for natural dialogue and vocals
  • Newly designed preset remote unit
  • Versatile zone control such as Zone 2 on/off and control on front panel
  • Advanced multi-language GUI on-screen display with album art
  • HDMI front panel input for devices such as camcorders and digital cameras
  • ECO mode operation for about 20% less power consumption

Lowest price I have seen on the RX-V673 and camelcamelcamel.com confirms this.

Please note that Yamaha is clearing out their xx3 series receivers in favor of the recently released xx5 series which, from what I can tell, only adds MHL support. Prices *MAY* go lower on the 673 but I donít see them dropping much more. The 671 during close-out dropped to $300 briefly on Amazon but otherwise hovered around $360 on clearance.

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Same at Newegg with promo code, but will expire tiday
+ $200 off w/ promo code EMCXTVM222, ends 4/3

I don't like the color of the remote. Just kidding.

Bagofchips said:   I don't like the color of the remote. Just kidding.

Actually you have a point there, I'm not a big fan of the two-tone enhanced remote either.

The good news? Mine sit's collecting a lot of dust in my remote basket. With the network capability, I control almost all of the functionality of the AVR via smart phone/tablet. There is even a nifty widget for android devices that allows you to control the most important functionality right from your home screen. Take that iPhone!

BigWhy said:   Same at Newegg with promo code, but will expire tiday
+ $200 off w/ promo code EMCXTVM222, ends 4/3


Looks like another price match between Newegg and Amazon. If that is the case the price on the receiver is sure to jump after today.

Bagofchips said:   I don't like the color of the remote. Just kidding.
No back light on remote makes it a PITA to use. Need a light to see what you are pushing. What were they thinking? Oh wait I know. They saved a few dimes on each one.

Down to $357.xx.

It's not selling even at the reduced price. Great reviews though, makes you wonder...

Anyone know if this receiver is bright/warm?

My speaker setup are the old Athena Audition series (F2, B2,C1) which are quite bright.



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