Yamaha hits the wall with this disappointing extension to MusicCast
Music, everywhere: that’s the dream, right? That’s where the likes of Sonos and Bluesound thrive. Yamaha wants to take things further by getting all up in your hi-fi.
A rugged little box of tricks, but it requires better sound quality if it’s going to trouble the class-leaders
A big, powerful, attractive amp, but the overly relaxed attitude puts it behind similarly priced rivals
Best stereo amplifier up to £500, Awards 2010. Yamaha has produced a new class leader, with a stunningly capable product
These wonderfully built and finished Yamahas are enjoyable enough, but their near total lack of rhythm will hinder most
The Yamaha CD-S700 CD player is an object of beauty, but there isn’t enough substance to keep you entertained in the long run
The Yamaha A-S700 stereo amp has the familial looks – and sound – of the A-S1000, but costs considerably less