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Yamaha RX-V6A
7.2-Channel AV Receiver

Network AV Receiver with Zone 2, Dolby Atmos, DTS-X, Airplay, Bluetooth, Front USB Port and free Android/iOS control app

SKU: RX-V6A Category:

Key Features

  • 7 channels of high slew rate amplification
  • 100 W per channel (8 ohms, 0.06% THD, 20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven)
  • 9 pairs of binding posts for connecting up to 9 speakers
  • The extra pair of speaker terminals can be assigned to height speakers, Zone 2 or front bi-amp, with automatic routing of amplifier channels depending on the mode selected
  • Independent source selection and volume control for Zone 2
  • DTS:X® and Dolby Atmos (5.2.2)
  • Yamaha CINEMA DSP 3D surround modes for movies, music and games
  • Compressed Music Enhancer
  • AV Setup Guide App for initial setup
  • Easy remote operation with free MusicCast App for Android and iOS
  • Voice Control compatibility (Alexa, Google Assistant)
  • YPAO™ R.S.C / Multi-Point
  • Compatible with Yamaha wireless rear speakers
  • AirPlay 2 and Bluetooth
  • eARC and CEC


Amplifier Section

Number of Channels 7
Rated Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) 125 W (8 ohms, 0.9% THD)
Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven) 100 W (8 ohms, 0.06% THD)
Maximum Effective Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) 150 W (8 ohms, 10% THD)

Surround Sound Processing

CINEMA DSP Available (17 programs)
Dialog Level Adjustment Available
Virtual Presence Speaker Available
Virtual Surround Back Speaker Available
Dialogue Lift Available
Dolby Atmos Available
Dolby Atmos Height Virturalizer Available via future update
Dolby TrueHD Available
Dolby Digital Plus Available
Dolby Surround Available
DTS:X Available
DTS-HD Master Audio Available


Supported File Formats MP3, WMA and MPEG-4 AAC up to 48 kHz / 16-bit
ALAC up to 96 kHz / 24-bit
FLAC up to 384 kHz / 24-bit
WAV and AIFF up to 384 kHz / 32-bit
DSD up to 11.2 MHz
Pure Direct Mode Available
Compressed Music Enhancer Available
High-resolution Music Enhancer N/A
YPAO multi-point measurement Available
YPAO Volume Available
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) Available
Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting Available
Bi-amp capability Available
Variable Audio Delay Available (0-500 ms)
DA Converter 384 kHz / 32-bit BB PCM5102A


HDMI eARC Available
HDMI Audio Return Channel Available
HDMI Up-scaling Available (up to 4K)
HDMI Up-conversion N/A
Dolby Vision Available
HDMI 8KPass-through Available via future update
HDR 10+ Available via future update
VRR/ALLM/QMS/QFT Available via future update
Video adjustment N/A


MusicCast Surround Yes
HDMI Input / Output 7 / 1
USB Input Yes
Network Port Yes
Wi-Fi Yes (2.4 / 5 GHz)
AirPlay 2 Yes
Bluetooth Yes (SBC / AAC)
Front AV Input USB
Digital Audio Input/Output: Optical 1 / 0
Digital Audio Input/Output: Coaxial 1 / 0
Analog Audio Input/Output 4 / 0
Phono Input
XLR Terminal N/A
Component Video Input/Output N/A
Composite Video Input/Output N/A
Preout 2.2-ch
Headphone Output 1
+12V Trigger Output 1
Tuner FM/AM

User Interface

On-screen display Graphical User Interface
Preset Scenes Yes (8 programs)
App Control Yes (iPhone / iPad / Android phone / tablet)
Web Browser Control Yes
Remote Control Unit Yes

Zone Control

Zone-2 Audio Output Pre-out
Zone-3 Audio Output N/A
Zone-4 Audio Output N/A
Powered Zone Zone-2
Zone Video Output N/A
Zone B Output N/A
Zone GUI N/A
Remote (IR) Input/Output N/A


Standby Power Consumption (IR only) 0.1 W
Auto Power Standby Available
ECO mode Available
Dimensions (W x H x D) 435 x 171 x 377 mm (435 x 245 x 377 mm with antenna up)
17-1/8″ x 6-3/4″ x 14-7/8″ (17-1/8″ x 9-5/8″ x 14-7/8″ with antenna up)
Weight 9.8 kg; 21.6 lbs.