Yamaha MusicCast Vinyl Standmount System

Integrated Amplifier, Speakers and Vinyl 500 Wireless Turntable

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Overview

MusicCast Vinyl Standmount System

Yamaha A-S701 Integrated Amplifier

Extremely pure sound quality and outstanding drive power. An integrated amplifier with the advantage of digital input.

  • ToP-ART (Total Purity Audio Reproduction Technology) and high quality parts
    • I/O (input to output) Direct Symmetrical Design
    • ART (Anti-Resolution and Tough) Base
    • Custom-made power transformer / 12,000uF block capacitors / Aluminum-extruded heat sinks
  • 160W x 2 (max), 100W x 2 (RMS) high power output
  • CD Direct Amplification and Pure Direct
  • Continuous Variable Loudness Control
  • Gold-plated speaker terminals and RCA terminals
  • Digital audio inputs for TV or Blu-ray Player
  • Simple yet sophisticated design (aluminium front panel and knobs)
  • Auto Power Standby

Yamaha MusicCast Vinyl 500 Wireless Turntable

A step into the future with a tribute to the past. Meet our game-changing wireless turntable designed for a new generation of audiophiles. Featuring MusicCast multi-room capabilities, share the joy of your record collection in any room.

  • 3 output methods:
    • MusicCast connection for wireless streaming to other MusicCast devices
    • Standard line-level wired output (negating the need for a phono pre-amp)
    • Traditional phono output (requires a traditional phono pre-amp and ground connection)
  • Straight tonearm contributes to sound transparency and openness
  • Belt drive turntable
  • Music streaming services built-in
  • Wi-Fi built-in including support for 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands

NS-BP401 Bookshelf Speakers (Pair)

The sound, the atmosphere - both brilliantly fascinating. A luxurious moment with music enhanced by the luster of our classic Grand Piano finish.

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Features

Yamaha A-S701 Integrated Amplifier

High sound quality circuit design based on the ToP-ART (Total Purity Audio Reproduction Technology) concept

ToP-ART Design and ART Base Ensure Optimum Sound When processing and transmission of the audio signal is simple and direct there is less chance of it being affected by noise and distortion. Yamaha’s amplifier design technology called ToP-ART features an I/O (input to output) Direct Symmetrical Design, with left and right channels organised in a straight, symmetrical layout for highest signal purity. In addition, the ART (Anti-Resonance and Tough) Base bottom chassis and a solid centre bar provide high-rigidity support and vibration damping. These Yamaha design innovations contribute to this amplifiers’ rich audio reproduction with abundant musicality.

High Quality Parts for Outstanding Audio Performance

Custom-made power transformer, custom-made block capacitors, two direct signal path speaker relays, one-point grounding system, aluminium-extruded heat sinks and other top-quality parts effortlessly handle demanding audio signal conditions. The quality of each individual part, as well as how they work together, basically determines the sound quality of any component. Yamaha uses only very high quality parts, carefully selected and tested.

Created by Yamaha's Rich Experience and Tradition, and High Technological Expertise

Yamaha, with a long history of over 125 years as a musical instrument maker, also has a high reputation for HiFi components. The A-S701 is created by taking advantage of this rich experience and high technological expertise. Based on the concept of “Natural Sound”, for reproducing all music as it really sounds, and built with scrupulous care from circuit design to basic sound production, even though an entry model it reproduces high sound quality and musically rich sound.

CD Direct Amplification and Pure Direct Mode for Greater Sound Purity

With a straight connection to the CD input, CD Direct Amplification maximises CD source S/N ratio. Additionally, engaging the Pure Direct mode causes the music signals to travel the shortest possible circuit route, bypassing the buffer amp and the tone, loudness and balance controls to virtually eliminate any signal degradation for the purest sound quality.

Continuously Variable Loudness Control

The A-S701 also features a new analogue loudness control on the front panel that uses electronic volume for higher sound quality, which lets you adjust the loudness effect as desired. Separate from the overall volume, this controls the balance of the low- and high- frequency sounds, providing full tonal range at any volume level, compensating for the natural loss in the human ear of high and low frequencies at soft levels.

Gold-plated Terminals

Gold-plated terminals ensure a high quality connection that prevents signal loss. The A-S701 have gold-plated speaker terminals and input terminals

Digital Audio Input for TV and/or Blu-ray Player

The A-S701 is equipped for digital audio input with both optical and coaxial terminals. The optical is for receiving audio from a TV, and the coaxial for receiving audio from a Blu-ray player. The audio stays in the digital domain, giving you pure, pristine dynamic sound for all your entertainment sources, from sports and other programmes to movies and concerts.

Speaker A, B or A+B Selection and Speaker Terminals for Two Systems

You can connect two separate speaker systems in different rooms and switch between them, or have them both playing at the same time. There are four terminals, so by just pushing a button, you can switch speakers to match the sound source.

Subwoofer Terminal

A terminal for connecting a subwoofer is provided, allowing you to increase the bass output of your system for a more powerful sound with better overall sound quality.

Phono MM Terminal

You can connect a turntable with an MM phono cartridge to play vinyl records. This lets you enjoy not only CDs, but also analogue record sound from an amp with the latest digital/analogue technology.

Simple yet Sophisticated Design

With a beautifully simple and unique design inherited directly from Yamaha’s HiFi audio components, this amplifier also boasts an easy-to-operate button layout. The aluminium front panel has a richly textured silver hairline finish. The control knobs are also of the same luxurious construction as used on our top-end models.

Remote Control with Clean, Simple Design

The clean, simple design of the remote control provides easy-to-understand one-hand operation. The easy-to-use design makes it simple to adjust song volume and order. The unit has a sophisticated looking hairline finish that matches the design of the amplifiers. You can also use the remote to control a Yamaha CD player.

Rotary Encoder Input Selector with LEDs

The rotary encoder makes it quick and easy to select input sources. The luxury hairline finish material offers a nice tactile feeling. LEDs clearly show which source is selected, so you can easily switch sources even in a dark room.

Auto Power Standby Function

The amplifier has a power management function that detects when it hasn't been used for a long time (about 8 hours) even though the power is on, and automatically shifts it into standby mode. So even if you forget to turn it off, power consumption will be minimised.

Yamaha MusicCast Vinyl 500 Wireless Turntable

Love Vinyl but Hate Cables?

Giving an 'old-school' medium a modern spin, wirelessly connect the MusicCast VINYL 500 turntable to your MusicCast speakers and other devices to enjoy your record collection without all the cables.

Effortless Set Up, Seamless Compatibility

Connect to your existing amp (with or without a phono stage) or simply add the MusicCast VINYL 500 to your existing MusicCast setup.

The choice is yours.

The MusicCast VINYL 500 introduces much more than playback of vinyl to your system with music streaming services, AirPlay and Bluetooth built in.

*Streaming service availability varies by region.

A Musical Home

Leave the room and let your music follow. Featuring MusicCast multi-room technology, share and listen to your record collection throughout the house.

Stream your vinyl collection to a range of MusicCast devices - everything from speakers to sound bars. The MusicCast VINYL 500 is packed with cutting-edge technology and features that take music listening to the next level.

There's an App for That

Take control of all your listening needs with intuitive access to all your playlists in different rooms through the sophisticated yet user-friendly design of the MusicCast app.

Iconic Sound

Turn your listening experience on its head. Meet the MusicCast VINYL 500.

Meticulously designed to ensure the most faithful reproduction of sound - the way music was made to be heard - the MusicCast VINYL 500 features a straight tonearm for an open sound as well as a belt-drive motor to minimise noise caused by vibrations.

Minimalistic Design

Don't let its sleek look fool you - the MusicCast VINYL 500 features an array of sophisticated features without taking up space.

With both form and function in mind, its compatible design is built to suit all interior aesthetics and tastes.

Let's Talk

Voice control completes the picture when it comes to the turntable of the future.

Connect to Amazon Alexa for an effortless, hands-free dimension to your music library exploration.

*Availability of voice command control via Amazon Alexa varies by region.

NS-BP401 Bookshelf Speakers (Pair)

Crystallization of craftsmanship, black mirror plane piano finish

The uncompromising work done in producing a Yamaha piano finish spares no effort or time. For example, each process in the overall coating procedure, the under-coating and top-coating, is further divided into three or four repeated coatings, while controlling the membrane thickness at the micro-order - with the total process actually having fourteen coatings. Naturally, the drying periods between coatings are also strictly controlled, and grinding and polishing are repeatedly done with care before and after each coating step. And more than half of the process is completed by hand, using the skills of experienced workers. The rich, lustrous appearance with such profound depth is the crystallisation of craftsmanship nurtured by the art of piano-making.

Equipped with a pure aluminium diaphragm woofer that minutely delineates texture and ambience

The diaphragm of the 13cm (5-1/4”) woofer is made of quality aluminium that is over 99% pure. Its light weight and high rigidity obtain a superior response for rich and high-density delineation of the texture, atmosphere and tone colour of each musical instrument. Another major feature is the capacity for delineating details in the natural sound image, even including depth - such as the positional relationship of each musical instrument in a jazz piano trio. The 3cm (1-1/4”) soft dome tweeter, made by coating the diaphragm and applying unique molding technology, delivers both exceptionally high-range reproduction capability and a rich breadth of sound from high-resolution sound sources.

High rigidity cabinet that revives know-how in the creation of musical instruments

It features a highly rigid cabinet with full three-way mitered-joint construction that connects all angled parts that are crucial to cabinet strength based on the wedge principal. Yamaha’s traditional know-how nurtured by its long history in musical instrument manufacturing skillfully controls reverberations of the sound indispensable for music, while achieving high rigidity that prevents unwanted resonances. And following the meticulous polishing carried out to make invisible the joints between surfaces, the unit is given a beautiful piano finish.

Meticulous use of only the highest quality parts, including gold-plated speaker terminals

Sections of the network circuit and the internal wiring are composed only of the highest quality parts and materials, carefully selected by meticulous listening tests. Moreover, large speaker terminals compatible with banana plugs have been gold plated to suppress transmission loss and change over time.

Specs

Yamaha A-S701 Integrated Amplifier

Minimum RMS Output Power (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz)

100 W + 100 W (0.019% THD)

Maximum Power (4 ohms, 1kHz, 0.7% THD, for Europe)

160 W + 160 W

High Dynamic Power/Channel (8/6/4/2 ohms)

140/170/220/290 W

Damping Factor

240

Frequency Response

10 Hz-100 kHz +/-1.0 dB

Total Harmonic Distortion (CD to Sp Out, 20 Hz-20 kHz)

0.019% (50 W/8 ohms)

Signal-to-Noise Ratio (CD)

99dB (input shorted, 200 mV)

Audio In / Out

8 / 2

Digital Input

Yes (optical / coaxial)

Subwoofer Out

Yes

DC out

Yes

Pure Direct

Yes

ToP-ART

Yes

Switchable CD Direct Amplification

Yes

Standby Power Consumption

0.5W

Power Management (Auto Power Standby)

Yes

Dimensions (W x H x D)

435 x 151 x 387 mm; 17-1/8” x 6” x 15-1/4”

Weight

11.2 kg; 24.7 lbs.

Network Section

File Format

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

Ethernet

Yes

Wi-Fi

Yes (2.4 / 5 GHz)

AirPlay

Yes

Bluetooth Section

Version/Profile

Ver. 4.2 / A2DP, AVRCP

Audio Codec

SBC, AAC

Maximum Communication Range

10 m / 32.8 ft. 10 in. (without interferene)

Turntable

Drive Method

Belt drive

Motor

DC motor

Rotation Speed

33-1/3 rpm, 45 rpm

Rotation Speed Variation

±2%

Wow And Flutter

0.2%

Platter

Aluminium die-cast (Diameter 30 cm)

Output Level

450 mV (-7 dBV, with RIAA EQ, 1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec), 2.5 mV ± 3 dBV (without RIAA EQ, 1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec)

Signal To Noise Ratio

67 dB or higher (A-weighted, 20 kHz, LPF)

Tonearm

Tonearm

Static balance straight tonearm

Effective Arm Length

223.5 mm

Overhang

19 mm

Stylus Pressure Adjustment Range

0-4 g

Acceptable Cartridge Weight

15.5-19 g (including headshell)

Attached Cartridge

Cartridge Type

MM type

Output Voltage

2.5 mV (1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec)

Stylus Pressure

3.5 ± 0.5 g

Cartridge Weight

5.0 ± 0.3 g

Cartridge Height

17.0 ± 0.7 mm

Head-shell Weight

10 g (including screws, nuts and wires)

Audio Specifications

Output Terminal

RCA: 2 (PHONO, LINE)

Output Level

2.0 ± 0.3 V (1 kHz, 0 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Signal to Noise Ratio

[IHF-A network] 110 dB or higher (Infinity zero, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Dynamic Range

100 dB or higher (1 kHz, -60 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Harmonic Distortion

0.003 % or lower (1 kHz, 0 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Frequency Response

Fs 44.1 kHz; 2 Hz to 20 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 48 kHz; 2 Hz to 24 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 96 kHz; 2 Hz to 48 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 192 kHz; 2 Hz to 96 kHz (+0 / -6 dB)

General

Power Consumption

6 W

Eco-Standby (reference date)

0.3 W

Standby Power Consumption

1.4 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth® standby OFF, Wired), 1.8 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth standby ON/OFF, Wi-Fi), 1.6 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth standby ON, Wired)

Dimension (W×H×D)

450 x 136 x 368 mm; 17-3/4” x 5-3/8” x 14-1/2”

Weight

5.7 kg; 12.6 lbs.

Type

2-Way Bass-Reflex Bookshelf Speaker System

Woofers

13 cm (5-1/4”) cone

Tweeter

3 cm (1-1/4”) soft dome

Frequency Response

50 Hz – 40 kHz

Nominal Input Power

60 W

Maximum Input Power

120 W

Sensitivity

85 dB / 2.83 V / 1 m

Crossover Frequencies

3 kHz

Impedance

6 ohms

Dimensions (W x H x D)

176 x 310 x 327 mm; 6-7/8” x 12-1/4” x 12-7/8”

Weight

5.9 kg; 13 lbs.

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