Yamaha WXA-50 MusicCast

469,-
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469,-
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Key specs

Integrated WiFi
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Multi-room audio
Yes
Streaming services
Juke, Napster, Qobuz, Spotify
Audio streaming quality
CD quality (16-bit), HD quality (24-bit), MP3 quality

Pros and cons

According to our audio streamer expert
  • With its compact housing, it's easy to find a place for this amplifier.
  • With MusicCast, you connect the amplifier to other MusicCast devices at home.
  • The amplifier streams music from Apple devices via AirPlay.
  • This set doesn't feature Bluetooth aptX, which means the set doesn't stream in CD quality.
Product Expert audio streamers

Description

The Yamaha WXA-50 is a compact network amplifier, with which you can play music from various sources. You connect the amplifier via WiFi or a cable to the internet. Stream music wirelessly from your mobile devices with AirPlay, Spotify Connect, or Bluetooth. With MusicCast, you create a multi-room system in the blink of an eye. Connect other MusicCast players and determine per device what kind of music you'd like to hear with the app. Thanks to the power supply of 70 watts per channel, the amplifier can also handle larger speakers, and you'll enjoy a full sound. For music of the highest quality, you send lossless audio files to the amplifier via DLNA.

The Yamaha WXA-50 is a compact network amplifier, with which you can play music from various sources. You connect the amplifier via WiFi or a cable to the internet. Stream music wirelessly from your mobile devices with AirPlay, Spotify Connect, or Bluetooth. With MusicCast, you create a multi-room system in the blink of an eye. Connect other MusicCast players and determine per device what kind of music you'd like to hear with the app. Thanks to the power supply of 70 watts per channel, the amplifier can also handle larger speakers, and you'll enjoy a full sound. For music of the highest quality, you send lossless audio files to the amplifier via DLNA.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • Remote control
  • Batteries

Included by default

  • Manual
  • Remote control
  • Batteries

Key specs

Integrated WiFi
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Multi-room audio
Yes
Streaming services
Juke, Napster, Qobuz, Spotify
Audio streaming quality
CD quality (16-bit), HD quality (24-bit), MP3 quality

Specifications

Product

Product number
729955
Manufacturer code
AWXA50DS
Brand
Yamaha
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

General

Speaker type
Amplifier
Year introduced
2016
Alarm function
No
Audio streaming quality
CD quality (16-bit), HD quality (24-bit), MP3 quality

Network and streaming

Bluetooth
Yes
Bluetooth profiles
Standard Audio (A2DP)
Integrated WiFi
Yes
Multi-room audio
Yes
AirPlay
Yes

Physical properties

Height
5,15 cm
Depth
24,14 cm
Width
21,5 cm
Color
Gray
Material
Metal
Weight
1,94 kg
Power supply type
Grid current

Playback options

Radio
Yes
Multi-room audio
Yes
Plays from network
Yes
Plays from USB memory
Yes
Number of zones (audio)
10
Multi-room functions
Make a stereo pair, Surround sound mode, Zones separately, Zones simultaneously
DLNA
Yes
SonosNet
No
Google Cast
No
Spotify Connect
Yes
UPnP AV support
No
AirPlay
Yes
Internet radio
Yes
Streaming services
Juke, Napster, Qobuz, Spotify
Streaming services support
Yes
Plays from Apple devices via USB
No
Plays from Android devices via USB
No
Fireconnect
No
MusicCast
Yes

Ports

Number of stereo RCA line inputs
1
RCA connector
Yes
USB port
Yes
Headphone jack
No
Network connector
Yes
Number of USB ports
1

Awards

Best tested
No

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Yamaha WXA-50 MusicCast
Yamaha WXA-50 MusicCast
469,-
Temporarily sold out