*INDICATES FEATURE NOT ON LOWER PRICED MODEL
*INDICATES FEATURE NOT ON LOWER PRICED MODEL
POWERFUL HOME THEATER RECEIVER*
The RX-V1200 is a full-featured home theater receiver ready for all formats and for custom installation. It delivers high power to six channels and provides DTS ES, Neo 6 and DTS ES Matrix 6.1 decoding as well as Dolby Digital 6.1 and Dolby Pro Logic II decoding.
HIGH PERFORMANCE LSIS AND OTHER CIRCUITRY
Yamaha's new proprietary ASIC LSI, the 32-bit YSS-938, assures top quality audio performance.
DISCRETE POWER TRANSISTORS
Discrete power transistors rather than IC chips are used in the amplifier section to provide the cleanest sound possible. The amp delivers 80 watts each to six channels.
22 DIFFERENT SOUND PROGRAMS YIELDING 44 VARIATIONS*
Yamaha's exclusive Tri-Field Cinema DSP imaging for video sound and Digital Sound Field Processing for music delivers the most realistic and dramatic sound possible. The RX-V1200 features 22 different sound programs that provide a total of 44 variations, so every movie and every piece of music will sound right in your home theater.
EXTENDED I/R CODES
The unit responds to extended I/R codes.
NEW REMOTE CONTROL WITH LARGE LCD DISPLAY
The RX-V1200's newly designed remote control features a large LCD display, illuminated keys, preset commands, and learning capability.
DETACHABLE POWER CORD
The receiver is equipped with a detachable power cord, so it is fully compliant with national recommendations for custom installed electronics.
WIDE VIDEO BANDWIDTH
Wide bandwidth is essential to assure sharp video. The receiver's 60 MHz-component video bandwidth means that your picture will retain its clarity and sharpness.
+12 VOLT TRIGGER
The unit is equipped with a +12 volt trigger output to activate other components automatically when the receiver is turned on.
Yamaha's exclusive Tri-Field Processing which applies Digital Sound Field Processing technology to Dolby Digital and DTS to create a true movie theater experience in the home. It develops independent enhanced sound fields for the front signals as well as for left and right surround.
DOLBY SURROUND PRO LOGIC II
This new Dolby format provides 5.1-channel surround from any stereo source.
ALL-CHANNEL STEREO DSP
Great for casual listening and parties, Yamaha's 6-channel stereo DSP puts music through all speakers in the system and maintains stereo imaging.
VIRTUAL CINEMA DSP
Provides a realistic multi-channel surround experience using only two speakers.
Building on technology incorporated into its world famous "silent" musical instruments, Yamaha has added HRTF and "Virtual" technology to create a realistic surround movie effect using standard, two-channel headphones.
6-CHANNEL INPUTS FOR EXTERNAL DECODER OR DVD AUDIO PLAYER
The RX-V1200's rear panel has input jacks to accommodate an external 6-channel decoder. So the receiver is ready for any other 6.1 channel format, should one be developed.
96 kHz/24-BIT COMPATIBLE
The RX-V1200 is compatible with the 96 kHz/24-bit format of DVD-Audio and will deliver that format in the finest way possible.
Allows you to easily establish, change, and adjust settings from across the room. The on-screen display for composite and S-video gives you a visual readout of the receiver's settings on your TV or monitor screen.
SEVEN DIGITAL INPUTS, TWO DIGITAL OUTPUTS
With seven digital inputs, six fully assignable digital inputs (4 optical and 2 coaxial), the RX-V1200 can accommodate digital sources such as DVD, CD, LD, Cable/Sat, D-TV and MD. Two optical digital outputs assure the finest possible signal leaving the receiver for your other components.
REMOTE CONTROL I/O PORTS
For remote control of other components.
S-VIDEO AND COMPONENT VIDEO INPUTS AND OUTPUTS
The RX-V1200 has six S-video inputs and four S-video outputs. The receiver incorporates two component video inputs and one component video output.
ZONE 2 AUDIO OUTPUT
Allows audio signal to be sent to second zone or room.
FRONT PANEL A/V INPUTS WITH OPTICAL INPUT
For simple temporary connection, the receiver is equipped with a set of front panel A/V inputs, including a digital input.
SPEAKER A/B SWITCHING
For convenience and versatility, the receiver can switch back and forth between two sets of speakers at the touch of a button.
PRE-OUTS FOR ALL CHANNELS INCLUDING SUBWOOFER
All channels and the subwoofer have pre-out connections. This allows you to add outboard amplification and direct subwoofer connection.
LOW IMPEDANCE DRIVE CAPABILITY AND IMPEDANCE SWITCHING
Yamaha's famed low impedance drive circuitry is included in this receiver so that it can handle virtually all loads and a wide variety of speakers. For further speaker matching, the amplifier can set for either 4-or 8-ohm speakers.
LINEAR DAMPING FACTOR CIRCUIT
The advantage of full range, 20 to 20,000 Hz, damping is that it improves the definition and resolution of the sound output throughout the audible frequency range.
BASS EXTENSION CONTROL
Accentuates the bass by adding a 7 dB boost at around 70 Hz.
A/B SPEAKER SELECTOR
Allows selection of either a first set of speakers main speaker or a second -- or both.
Permits a delayed receiver turn off. You can set it for up to two hours in 30 minute increments.
40-STATION DIRECT ACCESS PRESET TUNING
Up to 40 preset AM and FM stations can be grouped in five groups eight stations. These groupings make it easy for family members to easily access their favorite stations or to have musical genres, such as all the jazz stations, grouped together.
BINDING POST SPEAKER TERMINALS
Yamaha's heavy-duty binding post speaker terminals accept banana plugs, spade connectors, and a variety of speaker wire, including heavy gauge cable.
Audio & Video
|MAIN, 20Hz-20kHz, 0.04% THD, 8Ω||80W + 80W|
|CENTER, 20Hz-20kHz, 0.04% THD, 8Ω||80W|
|REAR, 20Hz-20kHz, 0.04% THD, 8Ω||80W + 80W|
|MAIN L/R, 20Hz-20kHz, 8Ω||80 or more|
|PHONO MM||0 +/-0.5dB|
|PHONO MM, 1kHz, 0.05% THD, (Effect on)||100mV|
|CD, etc (Effect on)||2.2V|
|PRE OUT (MAIN, etc)||2.57V/1.2kΩ|
|CD, etc. (40mV, 8Ω||150mV/100Ω|
|CD, etc, MAIN L/R||+)/-3.0dB|
|Turnover Frequency||3.5 kHz|
|Bass Extension||+6dB (60Hz)|
|SUBWOOFER OUT: LPF||fc=90Hz, 18dB/oct|
|MAIN, CENTER, REAR SP SMALL:HPF||fc=90Hz, 12dB/oct|
|CD, etc, to MAIN SP OUT L/R (1V)||0.04%|
|CD, etc, Input Shorted (Effect off)||98dB|
|PHONO MM to REC OUT||86dB|
|MAIN, SP OUT||150uV or less|
|CD, etc, Input 5.1kΩ Shorted, 10kHz||45dB|
|CD, etc, Input 5.1kΩ Shorted, 1kHz||60dB|
|Video Signal Type||NTSC|
|Composite Video Signal Level||1Vp-p/75Ω|
|Video Maximum Input Level||1.5Vp-p|
|Video Signal-to-Noise Ratio||50dB|
|Composite Video Signal||5Hz-10MHz, -3dB|
|S-Video Signal||5Hz-10MHz, -3dB|
|Component Signal||DC-60MHz, -3dB|
|Tuning Range||530 to 1,710kHz|
|Mono (1kHz, 100% Mod)||2.0uV (17.3dBf)|
|Stereo (1kHz, 100% Mod)||25uV (39.2dBf)|
|FM 100% Mod. 1kHz||550mV|
|Antenna Input||75Ω unbalanced|
|AM 30% Mod. 1kHz||150mV|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||17 1/8" x 6 3/4" x 17"|