High Sound Quality
Soundbar with Center Speaker Provides Clear Dialogue and an Expansive Soundfield
The The YHT-S401 consists of a soundbar and receiver / subwoofer, which you can position conveniently near the TV. The soundbar has three speakers including a center speaker for clear dialogue from movies and TV programs. Yamaha’s rich, natural sound and expansive surround fields will greatly enhance the enjoyment of all your media sources.
5.5cm (2-1/8”) Full Range Speakers Delivers Crisp Richly Detailed Sound
The 5.5cm (2-1/8”) full range speakers use extra-large voice coils to provide fast sound attack, wide dynamic range and highly detailed sound. You’ll enjoy impressive surround sound quality from all your audio and video sources.
Oval Center Speaker Ensures Natural Sound Reproduction with Low Listening Fatigue
The oval center speaker has a paper cone with excellent vibration mode characteristics, so unnecessary vibrations do not affect sound quality. Dialogue and vocals sound exceptionally clear and natural.
Saran Net Grille Enhances Sound Definition and Vocal Clarity
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.
Subwoofer performs beautifully in both vertical and horizontal positions.
Powerful Subwoofer Outputs Robust Bass with a Sharp Kick
Powered by a 100W built-in digital amp, the subwoofer has a voice coil optimally positioned for superior response. It delivers clear, powerful bass with a sharp kick for movie sound effects and music.
Fill your room with sound of the YAS-101's realistic and impressive sound field.
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 system. 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.
Full HD Audio Compatibility
The YHT-S401 decodes HD Audio signals to ensure that you hear the best possible sound from Blu-ray Disc players, as well as from all other digital sources.
Digital USB Connection for iPod/iPhone
MP3 Audio Compatibility
A USB terminal makes it quick and easy to plug in an iPod or iPhone. Since the digital signal from the iPod/iPhone is transmitted directly, noise interference is minimized and sound quality is optimized.
The piano-black finish of the YHT-S401 matches flat-screen TVs perfectly.
Yamaha uses advanced sound processing to extend the stereo soundfield (wider sound imaging) so you have more choice of optimum listening positions.
Headphone Jack for Multi-Channel Sound
The headphone jack lets you plus in your own headphones and enjoy virtual 7.1-channel sound in private.
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.
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.
Music Enhancer Makes Compressed Audio Sound Fresh
When music is encoded in a digital compressed format such as MP3, frequency response suffers in the high and low ranges. Yamaha employs sophisticated digital signal processing with exclusive algorithms, enabling faithful reproduction of the original music, for excellent sound quality.
|Woofer: ||5 1/4" cone |
|Tweeter: ||Dual 2-1/8"cone, 4"cone |
|Max Front Input Power: ||50 watts each |
|Max Sub Input Power: ||100 watts |
|Frequency Response: ||35 Hz – 20 kHz |
|Crossover frequency: ||150 Hz |
|Impedance: ||Sub:3 ohms, Speakers:6 ohms |
|Soundbar Dimensions: ||31-1/2” , 3-1/8", 3-7/8” |
|Sub/Receiver Dimensions: ||17-1/8", 5-3/8", 14-1/4" |
|Weight: ||Bar: 3.3lbs, Sub/Rec: 17.4lbs |
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