Yamaha R-N600A vs Yamaha R-N2000A

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R-N600A vs R-N2000A comparison chart

Yamaha R-N600A vs Yamaha R-N2000A review

Yamaha R-N600A
vs
Yamaha R-N2000A

Review of Yamaha R-N600A versus Yamaha R-N2000A will reveal the best features offered by the devices. According to the results of our review, Yamaha R-N600A received 6.4 points out of 10 possible, and Yamaha R-N2000A was rated 7 points. Both AV receivers were introduced in 2023. R-N2000A is better suited for home theater use than the R-N600A. Its sound profile is better balanced.

Main advantages Yamaha R-N600A over Yamaha R-N2000A

  • We do not know advantages

Main advantages Yamaha R-N2000A over Yamaha R-N600A

  • 90/8 W/Ohm RMS makes it more productive compared to 80/8 W/Ohm RMS in another receiver in the review.

Amplifiers

For the built-in amplifier, the devices received different marks - 8 and 9, respectively, on a 10-point scale.

R-N600A
8
R-N2000A
9

The number of channels is equal to the number of possible connected speakers. Both receivers can handle the 2.1-channels configuration.

RMS stands for the actual power of the receiver. The higher this value, the louder the sound can be produced. The differences between the models in terms of RMS power are significant - for the R-N2000A this value is 90/8 W/Ohm, and for the R-N600A it is 80/8 W/Ohm.

R-N600A R-N2000A
Channels2.12.1
Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm80/8, 60/690/8, 145/4
Output impedance, Ohm8, 68, 4
Frequency response10Hz-100KHz10Hz-100KHz
THD in stereo, %0.070.07

Audio features

The score for audio features is 8 of 10 for both receivers.

R-N600A
8
R-N2000A
8

Most receivers now come with a microphone included. It is with the help of this microphone that the auto-calibration system functions, which adjusts the sound of the receiver to the room.

R-N600A R-N2000A
Digital to analog converter (DAC)192 KHz/32-bit192 KHz/32-bit
Bi-amping
Pure direct (straight)
Auto speaker calibrationYPAOYPAO
Speaker A/B switching
Other audio featuresCINEMA DSP 3D, Compressed Music Enhancer, Virtual CINEMA FRONTCINEMA DSP 3D, Compressed Music Enhancer, Virtual CINEMA FRONT

Connectivity

The connectivity of competitors in our comparison is markedly different, Yamaha R-N600A scored 7, and Yamaha R-N2000A scored 8 out of 10.

R-N600A
7
R-N2000A
8

Bluetooth connection is now one of the main communication protocols for the receiver's control or even music broadcasting.

R-N600A R-N2000A
Wi-Fi2.4/5GHz2.4/5GHz
USB1 (USB 2.0)1 (USB 2.0)
Bluetooth
Ethernet (RJ45)11
DLNA
MHL

Streaming services

Now music streaming services are gaining more and more popularity. They allow users to listen to millions of songs by subscription.

R-N600A R-N2000A
Apple Music (AirPlay)AirPlay, AirPlay 2AirPlay, AirPlay 2
Amazon Music
Spotify
Other streaming servicesDeezer, TIDAL, Pandora, SiriusXM, Napster, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Amazon Music HD, MOOD:MixDeezer, TIDAL, Pandora, SiriusXM, Napster, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Amazon Music HD, MOOD:Mix

Extensive connections

The presence of many connectors makes the receiver more versatile. But there are also narrowly targeted models, the number of connectors which are limited to a certain area of use. And when choosing their own receiver, users need to consider exactly your goals for using the receiver. For extensive connection, Yamaha R-N600A got 4 points, but Yamaha R-N2000A received 6 points.

R-N600A
4
R-N2000A
6

Competitors in our review have 0/0 HDMI inputs and outputs.

R-N600A R-N2000A
HDMI input/output0/00/0
HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)
HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)
HDMI CEC
Digital content protection (HDCP)
Subwoofer output (LFE)11
Headphone output1 x 6.31 x 6.3
Optical digital input22
Coaxial digital input21
Composite input00
Component input/output0/00/0
Phono (MM) input
Front panel connectorsUSB, phonesphones, setup mic
Multi channel preamp output

Video features

The AV receiver is the heart of the home theater. And in this case, support for all current video formats ensures the best user experience, so it is very important to consider this when choosing a device.

R-N600A
false
R-N2000A
false

R-N600A R-N2000A
HDR (High Dynamic Range)
4K signal pass-through
8K signal pass-through
HDMI signal pass-through
3D signal pass-through
HDMI pass-through in standby mode
Video conversion
Analog to HDMI scaling
HDMI to HDMI scaling
Dolby Vision
Other video featureshas nothas not

Additional features

In terms of evaluating additional features, both receivers received a score of 10 out of 10.

R-N600A
10
R-N2000A
10

R-N600A R-N2000A
Voice controlAmazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AIAmazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AI
App controliPhone, iPad, iPod, AndroidiPhone, iPad, iPod, Android
Displaycolour OSDcolour OSD
TunerAM, FMAM, FM
Sleep timer
Auto power off
ECO mode
Graphical user interface (GUI)
Setup assistant
Firmware updatenetwork, USBnetwork, USB
Other additional featuresIP Control, Web Control, App ControlIP Control, Web Control, App Control

Multi-room

As the center of a home media system, each multichannel receiver has an additional set of terminals for connecting the second set of speakers to create additional audio space in Zone 2 or even Zone 3 where audio can have the separate source.

R-N600A R-N2000A
Multi-room zoneshas nothas not
Zone audio outputhas nothas not
Zone HDMI outputhas nothas not
Multi-room controlhas nothas not
RS-23200
Remote control input/output (IR)0/00/0
DC trigger output (12V)01

Multichannel surround

R-N600A
false
R-N2000A
false

R-N600A R-N2000A
Dolby Atmos
Dolby TrueHD
Dolby Surround
Dolby (other)has nothas not
DTS:X
DTS HD Master
DTS Virtual:X
DTS Neural:X
DTS (other)has nothas not
Auro-3D
IMAX Enhanced
Multichannel stereo
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