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Yamaha RX-V685

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7.2-channel AV receiver with advanced features and enhanced functionality, including two HDMI outputs and MusicCast Surround capability.

Take connected entertainment to a new level

7.2-channel AV receiver with advanced features and enhanced functionality, including two HDMI® outputs and MusicCast Surround capability. Product available from August

7-channel powerful surround sound

--- 90 W per channel (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.06% THD, 2-ch driven)

--- 150 W per channel (4 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9% THD, 1-ch driven)

--- 150 W per channel (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 10% THD, 1-ch driven)

Ability to add wireless surround speaker/s* (*MusicCast 20 or MusicCast 50)

YPAO™ Reflected Sound Control (R.S.C.) sound optimisation

Amazon Alexa voice control compatibility* (*Availability varies by region)

MusicCast multi-room technology

Music streaming services built-in

HDMI® (5 in / 2 out) with Dolby Vision™ and Hybrid Log-Gamma

Phono input for vinyl playback


Amplifier Section Channel 7.2

Rated Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) 150 W (4 ohms, 0.9% THD)

Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven) 90 W (8 ohms, 0.06% THD)

Maximum Effective Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) (JEITA) 150 W (8 ohms, 10% THD)

Dynamic Power per Channel (8/6/4/2 ohms) 125 / 165 / 190 / 235 W

Surround Sound Processing CINEMA DSP Yes (3D)

DSP Programs 17

Dialog Level Adjustment Yes

Virtual Presence Speaker Yes

Virtual Surround Back Speaker Yes

Dialogue Lift Yes (no presence speakers required)


Dolby Atmos Yes

Dolby TrueHD Yes

Dolby Digital Plus Yes

Dolby Surround Yes


DTS-HD Master Audio Yes

Audio Features File Format MP3 / WMA / MPEG-4 AAC: up to 48 kHz / 16-bit, ALAC: up to 96 kHz / 24-bit, FLAC: up to 192 kHz / 24-bit, WAV / AIFF: up to 192 kHz / 32-bit, DSD: up to 11.2 MHz

Pure Direct Yes (with video on mode)

Compressed Music Enhancer Yes (incl. enhancer for Bluetooth®)

YPAO sound optimization Yes (R.S.C)

YPAO Volume Yes

Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) Yes

Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting Yes

Bi-amp capability Yes

Audio Delay Yes (0-500 ms)

DA Converter Burr-Brown 384 kHz / 32-bit DAC x 4 for main zone

Video Features 4K Ultra HD Pass-through and upscaling Yes (4K / 60p, 4:4:4)

HDMI 3D passthrough Yes

HDMI eARC Yes (via future firmware update)

HDMI Audio Return Channel Yes

HDMI upscaling Yes (Analogue to HDMI® / HDMI to HDMI)

Deep Color/x.v.Color/24Hz Refresh Rate /Auto Lip-Sync Yes

Connectivity MusicCast Surround Yes

HDMI Input/Output 5 / 2 (HDCP2.2, HDR10 / Dolby Vision / HLG and BT.2020 compatible)

HDMI CEC Yes (SCENE, Device Control)

USB Input USB Memory, Portable Audio Player

Network Port Yes

Wi-Fi Yes (2.4 / 5 GHz)

AirPlay Yes

Bluetooth Yes (SBC / AAC)

Front AV Input USB / Mini Jack

Digital Audio Input/Output: Optical 2 / 0

Digital Audio Input/Output: Coaxial 2 / 0

Analog Audio Input/Output 4 (front 1) / 0

Phono Input Yes

Component Video Input/Output 1 / 0

Composite Video Input/Output 1 / 0

Preout 2.2-ch

Headphone Output 1

Tuner Section FM/AM Tuner Yes

User Interface On-screen display Graphical User Inter face


App Control Yes (iPhone / iPad / Android phone / tablet)

Web Browser Control Yes

Remote Control Unit Yes

Zone Control Zone 2 Audio Output Preout

Powered Zone Zone 2

+12V Trigger Output 1

Remote (IR) Input/Output 1 / 1

Party Mode Yes

General Standby Power Consumption (IR only) ≤0.1W

Auto Power Standby Yes

ECO mode Yes

Dimensions (W x H x D) 435 x 171 x 378 mm (with antenna up: 435 x 248 x 378 mm); 17-1/8” x 6-3/4” x 14-7/8” (with antenna up: 17-1/8” x 9-3/4” x 14-7/8”)

Weight 10.5 kg; 23.1 lbs.

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