The Yamaha YAS-101 is a single speaker home theater Soundbar system with a built-in powerful subwoofer. With easy setup, stylish design, and luxuriously rich surround sound, this soundbar takes video enjoyment to a new level. This powerful sound bar system is designed with a focus on simplicity and elegance. This system is meant to be visually appreciated, it conveys the impression of fine Yamaha fine sound quality. Glossy and beautiful, the elegance and sophistication of the YAS-101 emanate from its polished black surface, not giving a feeling of its size and perfectly harmonizing with any interior. The front is beautifully designed with a gentle curve. This stylish one-bar speaker system provides the impressionable surround sound to fill all parts of your room.
High Sound Quality
Integrated System with Dual Front Speakers and Subwoofer
The YAS-101 soundbar combines two 2-1/2" cone speakers with a dual-driver (3" cones) subwoofer, driven by a digital amp with a total output of 120W. Although compact, its excellent structural design provides a large volume enclosure for both the speakers and subwoofer. The result is powerful, high quality sound that makes TV and movies much more enjoyable.
Producing powerful, high quality sound in a compact design. View larger
Dual-Driver Subwoofer Powerfully Reproduces Bass Sounds
The dual-driver subwoofer employs large magnets and large-diameter voice coils to realize dynamic and robust bass sound reproduction. This ensures that the overall sound has a rich sense of presence, making movie effect sounds more realistic.
Linear shaped bass reflex port offers deeper bass. View larger
Bass Reflex Port Contributes to Deeper, Richer Bass
The YAS-101 employs a bass reflex port that has a straight shape and adequate length to provide outstanding bass response together with the large volume cabinet. The duct outlet is shaped like a trumpet bell, which reduces wind noise for better sound clarity.
Saran Net Grille Enhances Sound Definition
The grille protecting the speaker unit is a saran net that allows unimpeded sound flow. All sounds, including vocals and music, are clear and pleasant to listen to.
Easy Installation and Convenient Placement
Slim, Low-Profile, One-Body Design Allows Positioning in Front of a TV
Slim, low profile design is easily wall mounted
or placed in front of the TV so it straddles the stand. View larger
With a height of only 4-1/4", the YAS-101 can be easily positioned in front of a HDTV so it straddles the TV stand. With the stand removed, the height can be adjusted. Because both speakers and subwoofers are built-in, it fits more easily into available space than separate components.
Can Also Be Hung on a Wall
If the TV is hanging on a wall, you can remove the stand and hang the YAS-101 on the wall as well.
IR flasher on the rear of the YAS-101 transmits the signal so TV operation isn't interrupted
Built-in IR Flasher for TV Remote Control Signal Transmission
Even if the YAS-101 blocks the TV's remote control signal, the IR flasher on the back of the soundbar transmits the signal to the TV so operation is not affected.
Learning Function Allows Operation with the TV Remote Control
The YAS-101 can "LEARN" your TV viewing remote control, so you can use the TV or Cable Box remote control to turn the YAS-101 on and off and to adjust its volume.
Easy-to-Operate Remote Control Supplied
The included YAS-101 remote is simple and easy to use. It lets you turn the power on and off, adjust the volume and do other basic operations, and even lets you switch the surround modes. Together with the Learning function, you can use either the TV viewing remote or the Yamaha remote for easy operation.
- Maximum Output Power: Front L/R 30 W + 30 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 10% THD); Subwoofer 60 W (3 ohms, 100 Hz, 10% THD)
- Front Speaker Type: Acoustic suspension type
- Front Speaker Drivers: Dual 6.5 cm (2-1/2") full range cone
- Speaker Frequency Response: 150Hz – 20kHz
- Subwoofer Type: Bass reflex type
- Subwoofer Drivers: Dual 7.5 cm (3") cone
- Subwoofer Frequency Response: 50Hz – 150Hz
- Input Terminals: 2 Optical Digital, 1 Coaxial Digital
- Output Terminals: 1 Subwoofer output, 1 System Control
- Power Consumption: 22 W
- Standby Power Consumption: 0.5 W
- Dimensions: 35" x 4-1/4" x 4-3/4" (with stands/brackets)
- Weight: 9.3 lbs
AIR SURROUND XTREME Provides Powerful Surround Sound
Yamaha's exclusive AIR SURROUND XTREME reproduces 7.1-channel surround sound with high quality, excellent imaging and rich presence, far superior to that of any other soundbar. You'll experience an extremely realistic and impressive sound field, with clear dialogue in the front and dynamic sound action at the back and sides.
Fill your room with sound with the YAS-101's realistic and impressive sound field
Compatible with Popular Surround Sound Formats
The YAS-101 soundbar is compatible with popular surround sound formats, such as Dolby Digital and DTS Digital Surround, so you get the full effect of multichannel movie sound.
Practical Sound Features
Clear Voice Makes Dialogue and Narrations Easy to Hear
Clear Voice raises the level of dialogue and narrations while maintaining overall sound quality. Movies and TV shows, sports commentary, and news broadcasts are more clearly audible.
With UniVolume, volume level is automatically appropriately adjusted, so no sudden increases
UniVolume Maintains the Same Volume Level
This welcome feature, made possible by Yamaha-developed technology, maintains a consistent volume level between different channels, programs, commercials, and input sources. It can be switched on and off.
Audio Delay Control (Lip Sync)
This technology adjusts the timing of the picture and dialogue.
Add an Extra Subwoofer
The Subwoofer Out jack lets you connect an additional subwoofer to enjoy even more powerful bass sound.
The glossy black finish of the YAS-101 matches flat-screen TVs perfectly
High Quality Design
Stylish Design Achieves Both Visual Beauty and Ease of Use
Although low enough to be placed neatly in front of a TV, the body is beautifully finished with an elegantly curved front surface. It adds a stylish accent to your entertainment area.
Glossy Black Finish Matches Flat-Screen TVs
The front panel and top have a rich, "glossy piano finish" black finish that harmonizes beautifully with the newest thin TVs, for a stylishly compact home theater system.