Yamaha at IFA 2019 – MusicCast, hi-fi, sound bars and more

Yamaha has announced that it will present the entire spectrum of its catalogue of audio products at this year’s IFA in Berlin.

At the heart of the trade show, the Yamaha MusicCast multiroom system that offers comprehensive possibilities for playing back your favourite music with its numerous supported devices. Trade show visitors can also expect multiple sound bar presentations including the new models YAS-109 and YAS-209 (pictured below left), both compatible with Amazon Alexa, and the powerful sound projector YSP-2700. The finest in high-end sound can be experienced in a separate listening room where the Yamaha series 5000 is presented.

From compact wireless speakers to elaborate home cinema setups to network-attached grand pianos: Yamaha offers limitless possibilities for distributing one’s favourite music throughout the house. With a comprehensive display of the MusicCast portfolio at this year’s IFA, visitors can experience a number of different MusicCast applications at the booth – trying the products is expressly encouraged!

Some of the MusicCast highlights include the powerful AV receivers from the RX-V and RX-A ranges. The booth will also feature the network-enabled record player MusicCast Vinyl 500. Fans of home cinema and gaming will particularly appreciate the Yamaha sound bars.

In addition to this, the Japanese company provides a large selection of sound bars; movie enthusiasts will be able to experience an exclusive presentation of sound projector YSP-2700 and sound bar MusicCast Bar 40 in combination with wireless subwoofer MusicCast Sub 100 and two MusicCast 20 as wirelessly connected surround speakers.

Another station features the new sound bars YAS-109 and YAS-209 with Amazon Alexa integration to showcase their capabilities for exciting gaming sound – a gaming console is connected to the sound bars and invites visitors to play.

Elsewhere, the combination of pre-amplifier C-5000 and power-amplifier M-5000 brings no-compromise hi-fi enjoyment in a class of its own. The toroidal transformers ensure optimal power supply while suppressing magnetic fields. Combined with the solid, low-vibration housing, they reduce interference to a minimum for impressive hi-fi sound without compromise. The 5000 series showcases the accumulated know-how of the Yamaha engineers in developing high-quality hi-fi electronics. Yamaha presents the 5000 series high-end hi-fi components at this year’s IFA in a separate, acoustically optimised listening room. It also features the exclusive record player GT-5000 and the unique NS-5000 speakers.

Yamaha will be present at IFA from 6 to 11 September in Berlin in Hall 1.2 at booth 101. The company will also welcome everyone to its “Feel True Sound” pop-up tent; exact details of this will be announced soon.