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Yamaha Aventage RXA8A 11.2 channel powerful surround sound with Zone2/3/4, Ultimate quality with Surround:AI™, HDMI™ 7-in/3-out

RRP inc GST: $6299.00
JVT Code: YAM-RXA8A
Vendor Code: RXA8A


Home cinema, perfected. The A8A is the top of the AVENTAGE line, making it the best of the best. Experience room-filling sound and crystal-clear picture with this innovative AV receiver.

  • 11.2-channel 150-Watt powerful surround sound with Zone 2/3/4
  • 4K120 and 8K60 HDMI and HDR10+ (with future update) with HDCP 2.3 and eARC (7 in/3 out)
  • Dolby Atmos® with Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization and DTS:X® with CINEMA DSP HD3
  • Dual ESS SABRE ES9026PRO Ultra DACs for the ultimate high-performance conversion
  • YPAO- R.S.C. with 3D, multipoint measurement, precision EQ and low frequency mode
  • Surround:AI technology automatically optimizes the sound and effects in real-time
  • ALLM, VRR, QFT, QMS (with future update) and Dolby Vision, Hybrid-Log Gamma and BT.2020
  • AURO-3D (with future update)
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth®, MusicCast multi-room audio, AirPlay 2 and Spotify Connect
  • Voice Control with Amazon Alexa, Siri® (via AirPlay 2) and Google Assistant
  • Pandora, Spotify, Napster, SiriusXM, TIDAL, Deezer, Qobuz, Amazon Music HD
  • 3rd-party control driver-capable, easy IP set-up and remote IP control
  • Phono input
RX-A8A
AV Receiver
Amplifier SectionChannels 11.2
Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven) 150 W (8 ohms, 0.06% THD)
High Slew Rate Amplifier Yes
Surround Sound ProcessingSurround:AI Yes
Cinema DSP Yes (HD3)
DSP Programs 24
Dialog Level Adjustment Yes
Virtual Presence Speaker Yes
Virtual Surround Back Speaker Yes
Dialogue Lift Yes
SILENT Cinema / Virtual Cinema DSP Yes
Dolby Atmos Yes
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Yes
Dolby TrueHD Yes
Dolby Digital Plus Yes
Dolby Surround Yes
DTS:X Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio Yes
Auro 3D Yes (via firmware update)
Audio FeaturesFile Format MP3 / WMA / MPEG-4 AAC, ALAC: up to 96 kHz / 24-bit, FLAC: up to 384 kHz / 24-bit, WAV / AIFF: up to 384 kHz / 32-bit, DSD: up to 11.2 MHz
Pure Direct Yes
Compressed Music Enhancer Yes
High-resolution Music Enhancer Yes
YPAO Multipoint Measurement Yes with R.S.C. (Reflected Sound Control), 3D, 64-bit High Precision EQ Calculation, Low Frequency mode and Angle Measurement
YPAO Volume Yes
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) Yes
Initial Volume and Maximum Volume Setting Yes
A.R.T. Wedge Yes
Bi-amp Capability Yes
Audio Delay Yes (0-500 ms)
DA Converter 384 kHz / 32-bit ESS Hyperstream DAC ES9026PRO x2
Video FeaturesHDMI eARC Yes
HDMI Audio Return Channel Yes
HDMI Pass-through 4K120AB*, 8K60AB* and 4K60 (*via future update)
HDMI Upscaling Yes, up to 8K (via firmware update)
HDMI Up-conversion Yes (Analog to HDMI)
Dolby Vision Yes
HDR 10+ Yes (via firmware update)
VRR/ALLM/QMS/QFT Yes (via firmware update)
Video Adjustment Yes
ConnectivityMusicCast Surround Yes
Wi-Fi Yes (2.4 / 5 GHz)
AirPlay 2 Yes
Bluetooth Yes (SBC / AAC)
Phono Input Yes
XLR Terminal Yes
Component Video Input/Output 1 / 0
Extensive ConnectionsHDMI Input/Output 7 / 3 (HDMI 2.1 / HDCP 2.3)
HDMI CEC Yes
USB Input Yes
Network Port Yes
Front AV Input USB
Digital Audio Input / Output: Optical 3 / 0
Digital Audio Input / Output: Coaxial 2 / 0
Analog Audio Input / Output 6 / 0
Composite Video Input / Output 2 / 0
Preout 11.2-ch
Headphone Output 1
Tuner SectionFM / AM Tuner Yes
User InterfaceOn-Screen Display Graphical User Interface
SCENE SCENE PLUS (8 sets)
App Control Yes (iPhone / iPad / Android phone / tablet)
Web Browser Control Yes
Remote Control Unit Yes
Zone ControlZone 2 Audio Output Preout / HDMI
Zone 3 Audio Output Preout
Zone 4 Audio Output HDMI
Powered Zone Zone 2 / 3
Zone Video Output HDMI
Zone B Output HDMI
Zone GUI Yes
RS-232C Interface N/A
+12V Trigger Output 2
Remote (IR) Input/Output 1 / 1
Party Mode Yes
GeneralStandby Power Consumption (IR only)
Auto Power Standby Yes
ECO Mode Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D) 17-1/8" x 7-1/2" x 18-3/4" (with antenna up:17-1/8" x 10-5/8" x 18-3/4") 18.0975 x 19.05 x 47.625 cm w/o Antenna
Weight (47.2 lbs.) 21.40956kg


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