The Yamaha A-S501 is a great integrated amplifier with built in DAC which uses high quality components and construction to give stunning acoustic performance.
With 2 x 85 watts RMS output (into 8 Ohms), the AS-501 can handle demanding and complicated tracks with ease and grace. It features a good selection of inputs for your separates- including digital coaxial and optical inputs. An integrated power output means you can connect the Yamaha YBA-11 Bluetooth receiver (available separately) and stream audio from smartphones and tablets.
The A-S501 has a reinforced internal structure to prevent vibration and dual heat sinks for effective heat dissipation. All together, the AS501's superb design and build, smart aesthetics and sweet controlled sound makes it an excellent choice for the discerning audiophile.
|Amplifier power (watts) ||2 x 85 (8 ohms, RMS)|
2 x 120 (4 ohms)
|Controls||Volume, bass, treble, loudness & balance, source selection, speaker selection, pure direct mode selection|
|DAC/Digital bits||Up to 192kHz/24bit|
|Finish ||Black or silver|
3 x stereo line in (via 3 pairs RCA/phono)
2 x tape loops (stereo in and out via 4 pairs RCA/phono)
Turntable (phono) in (via 2 x RCA/phono)
Digital optical audio input (via toslink)
Digital coaxial audio input (via RCA/phono)
Dock socket for compatible Yamaha YBA-11 Bluetooth adaptor
|Number of channels||2|
2 pairs independently switchable speaker outputs (4mm banana plug/binding posts)
Subwoofer pre-amp out (via RCA/phono)
Headphone socket (via 6.3mm (1/4") stereo jack)
|Supplied accessories ||Remote control|
|W x H x D (mm) ||435 x 151 x 387|
|Weight (kg) ||10.3|