DISC Yamaha RXS601 AV Receiver with MusicCast, Black

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618.00 RRP 651.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

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  • Compact and Slim Design, Perfect for Any Room
  • Dedicated AV Controller and MusicCast App
  • DSP Parameter Adjustment and YPAO Sound Optimisation
  • AirPlay, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and MusicCast Connectivity
  • Supports 4K Ultra HD and 3D Pass-Through with Audio Return

DISC Yamaha RXS601 AV Receiver with MusicCast, Black


The Yamaha RXS601 AV Receiver is a slim 5.1-channel network receiver that delivers powerful multi-channel audio and wireless connectivity in a compact package. The onboard Yamaha YPAO technology and DPS control provide you with the ability to tailor the sound of your receiver to your listening space, ensuring you always get the best possible performance out of your setup. The RXS601 features built-in AirPlay®, Bluetooth®, Wi-Fi and MusicCast, allowing you to wirelessly stream music from a range of audio sources such as smartphones and tablets, while MusicCast allows you to connect multiple devices together for multiroom playback - experiance high-quality audio like never before.

Product Ref: 64544

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4K Pass-Through with HDCP2.2

This AV receiver boasts advanced HDMI features such as 6 inputs and pass-through of 4K Ultra HD, letting you enjoy the high-definition video quality of 4K without degradation, while also adhering to the HDCP2.2 copyright protection standard for 4K video transmission.

DSP Parameter Adjustment

The RXS601 is equipped with a variety of sound programmes that utilise Yamaha's original DSP technology. This technology allows you to create sound fields similar to actual movie theatres or concert halls in your desired listening space. All these functions can be controlled to suit your preference from within the AV Controller app, matching the DSP parameters to the type of music/movie or the mood you want to achieve.

AV Controller App

Yamaha's AV Controller app is downloadable from iTunes and Google Play, and allows you to control everything from power and volume to input selections and DSP modes. Designed to be compatible with smartphones and tablets, this app is offers a convenient and flexible way to control your AV receiver. Additionally, the AV Controller app is available in a wide range of languages and features a fully customisable interface.


MusicCast makes it easy to bring music to every room in your house - It simply connects to your existing wi-fi network and provides you with the ability to wirelessly stream audio to any room in your house. Any MusicCast system can be easily extended to meet your needs, with a wide range of products available including AV receivers, hi-fi systems and wireless speakers. For example; Start with a MusicCast capable AV receiver in your main entertainment room, then add in a MusicCast sound projector for the ultimate home theatre experience and add MusicCast wireless speakers or hi-fi components into other rooms, link them all together wirelessly and experience sound like never before.

MusicCast allows you to stream music directly from your smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth® or AirPlay®, as well as giving you the ability to play/pause and adjust the volume all from within the simple and intuitive MusicCast app. The MusicCast app also gives you the ability to select what music plays in each room, link and combine music from one room to another, have different music playing in each room, or join them together have the same music playing all around your house.


  • On-Screen Display: Yes - Colour OSD
  • Scence: Scene - 4 Sets
  • App Control: Yes via iPhone, iPad, iPod or Android Phone/Tablet
  • Remote Control: Yes - Included
  • Auto Power Standby: Yes
  • Dimensions: 435mm x 111mm x 327mm (W x H x D)
  • Weight: 7.8kg / 17.2lbs


  • Channel: 5.1
  • Rated Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven): 95 W (6ohms, 0.9 THD)
  • Rated Output Power (20Hz - 20kHz, 2ch driven): 60 W (6ohms, 0.9 THD)
  • Maximum Effective Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven): 125 W (6ohms, 10 THD)
  • Dynamic Power Per Channel: 90 / 110 / 140 / 160 W (8/6/4/2 ohms)

Surround Sound Processing

  • Cinema DSP: Yes (3D)
  • DSP Programs: 17
  • Virtual Presence Speaker: Yes
  • Silent Cinema / Virtual Cinema DSP: Yes - Virtual Cinema Front
  • Dolby TrueHD: Yes
  • Dolby Digital Plus: Yes
  • DTS-HD Master Audio: Yes


  • Compressed Music Enhancer: Yes - Including Enhancer for Bluetooth
  • YPAO Sound Optimisation: Yes
  • Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control): Yes
  • Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting: Yes
  • Audio Delay: Yes - 0-500 ms
  • 192kHz/24-bit DACs for all Channels: Yes - Burr-Brown


  • 4K Ultra HD Pass-Through: Yes
  • HDMI 3D Pass-Through: Yes
  • HDMI Audio Return Channel: Yes
  • Auto-Lip Sync: Yes


  • HDMI Input/Output: 6 Input + 1 Output
  • HDMI CEC: Yes - Scene, Device Control
  • USB Input: iPod/iPhone, USB Memory, Portable Audio Player
  • Network Port: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes - with Wireless Direct
  • AirPlay: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes - SBC/ACC
  • Front AV Input: USB / Mini Jack
  • Digital Audio Input/Output: 1 Input - Optical
  • Digital Audio Input/Output: 2 Inputs - Coaxial
  • Analog Audio Input/Output: 4 Inputs
  • Composite Video Input/Output: 3 Input + 1 Output
  • Preout: Subwoofer
  • Headphone Output: 1
  • FM/AM Tuner: Yes
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