Immersive TV Sound, Multiroom Wireless Freedom
Experience surround sound realism from a slim sound bar with dual, built-in subwoofers. The MusicCast sound bar enhances any TV watching experience and can also provide wireless multiroom audio playback using your existing Wi-Fi network by adding other MusicCast speakers, sound bars or AV receivers in other rooms.
detailed and immersive TV sound
design allows placement in front of most TVs
with 4K Ultra HD pass-through and HDCP 2.2
to your music library, Pandora®, Spotify®, Rhapsody® and more
connectivity – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth®, AirPlay® and Spotify Connect
MusicCast makes it easy to bring music to every room in your
home wirelessly with playback controlled by a simple app. Start with a
MusicCast Sound Bar then add a MusicCast capable AV receiver in your main
entertainment room for the ultimate home theater experience, next add MusicCast
Wireless Speakers or Hi-Fi components in other rooms wirelessly.
True 5.1-channel Surround Sound for Incredible Realism
While other sound bars offer only stereo audio or a “virtual
surround” experience, the MusicCast Sound Bar uses Yamaha exclusive Digital
Sound Projector technology to produce sound beams that reflect off the walls of
your room to deliver true 5.1-channel surround sound. The result is an
expansive and immersive listening experience that brings your favorite TV shows
and movies to life.
Dual Built-In Subwoofers with Bass Reflex Ports Reproduce
Rich and Clear Bass
Two upward-facing powerful subwoofers are built into the
ends of the unit. Combined with the bass reflex port and a wide, large volume
body, the MusicCast Sound Bar delivers deep and expansive bass for both movies
Choice of Five CINEMA DSP Programs
CINEMA DSP technology creates thrillingly realistic
soundscapes in any room. You can use the remote control to select five
different programs, including movie, music, sports, game or TV program.
All Your Content
MusicCast allows you to access your digital music library, streaming
music services and Internet radio, as well as Bluetooth® sources
and external sources attached to your MusicCast Sound Bar, such as a Blu-ray
disc player or CD player.
Bluetooth® Music Streaming
Stream music directly from your smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth or
AirPlay®. Use the MusicCast app to pause/play and adjust the volume from your
handheld device. In addition, a Bluetooth standby mode
provides the convenience of having the MusicCast Sound Bar turn on and off
Bluetooth Output for Convenient Music
Equipped with Bluetooth technology, you can
stream music from the MusicCast Sound Bar to Bluetooth enabled
headphones for private listening or any other compatible speaker.
4K Ultra HD Pass-through and HDCP 2.2
The MusicCast Sound Bar supports the latest HDMI standards.
Thanks to transmission of 4K video at 60 frames per second, you can fully enjoy
the high definition video quality of without degradation. It also adheres to
the HDCP 2.2 copyright protection standard for 4K video transmission.
Slim Body Design
The slim body makes it extremely easy to position the unit
in front of a TV, ensuring that the screen is not blocked.
The subwoofer output lets you connect an additional
subwoofer for added bass.
MusicCast makes it easy to bring music to every room in your
home wirelessly. Whether you start with a single speaker or the ultimate home
theater, MusicCast expands to fit your needs, providing wireless multiroom
audio playback controlled by a simple app.
AirPlay® provides the convenience of wireless music playback
from iTunes®, iPod® / iPhone® / iPad® and Mac® or PC.
Manufactured under license from Dolby ® Laboratories. Dolby,
Pro Logic, Surround EX and the
double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
DTS Digital Surround™
DTS Digital Surround™ was developed to replace the analog
soundtracks of movies with a multichannel digital sound track. This system
produces practically distortion-free 6-channel sound (front left and right,
center, surround left and right and subwoofer low frequency effect channels for
a total of 5.1-channels).
Bluetooth® is a technology for wireless communication
between devices within an area of about 10 meters (33 ft) employing the 2.4 GHz
frequency band, a band which can be used without a license.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth
Wi-Fi CERTIFIED products provide the best user experience
and carry the Wi-Fi CERTIFIED logo, ensuring products meet industry-agreed
requirements for interoperability, security and reliability. Choosing Wi-Fi
CERTIFIED products enables you to mix and match devices from different
manufacturers without worry. All Wi-Fi CERTIFIED products deliver
interoperability and industry standard security.
The DLNA Certified® logo ensures that all relevant mandatory
formats and features are supported by the products, and confirms
interoperability between devices in support of mandatory formats and features.
DLNA Certified is a trademark of the Digital Living Network Alliance.
HDMI® (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is the first
industry supported, uncompressed, all-digital audio / video interface.
Providing an interface between any source (such as a set-top box or AV
receiver) and an audio / video monitor (such as a digital television), HDMI
supports standard, enhanced or high-definition video as well as multichannel
digital audio using a single cable. HDMI transmits all ATSC HDTV standards and
supports 8-channel digital audio with bandwidth to spare to accommodate future
enhancements and requirements. When used in combination with HDCP (High-bandwidth
Digital Content Protection), HDMI provides a secure audio / video interface
that meets the security requirements of content providers and system operators.
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) is to
protect digital entertainment content against unauthorized interception and
copying between devices. HDCP 2.2 is the latest version designed especially for
4K video transmissions.
4K Ultra HD Pass-through
4K Ultra HD pass-through receives super high-definition
resolution video and passes it to a 4K compatible monitor. This ensures
compatibility with the latest super high resolution video formats.
CINEMA DSP Digital™
Conventional multichannel audio reproduction systems base
their sound on Dolby® Digital and DTS Digital Surround™ decoding, using matrix
and steering technologies to create surround sound effects. Yamaha CINEMA DSP
Digital™ is much more advanced; actually creating independent sound fields that
envelop you in an unmatched surround sound experience. With dialogue, music and
effects located in separate sound fields, you will hear sound with
directionality, smooth movement, exceptional clarity and presence.
Pandora is the effortless and endless source of personalized
music enjoyment and discovery. Personalized stations launch instantly with the
simple input of a favorite artist, song, or genre, and we take it from there to
provide the soundtrack for that moment... anytime, anywhere.
Meet your new music collection complete with millions of
songs, entire albums and artist hits spanning across the decades. This is more
than just Internet radio. This is the power to play exactly the songs you want,
wherever you are. Give it a try, sign in and start listening.
SiriusXM Internet Radio
SiriusXM Internet Radio delivers a variety of
commercial-free music including Pop, Rock, Country, R&B, Hip-Hop, Jazz,
Classical and much more, plus expert sports talk and analysis. You also get
exclusive entertainment, talk, comedy, family programming, local traffic and
weather and news from your most trusted sources.
With the Spotify app on your smartphone, you have instant
access to millions of songs. Now you can stream these songs to your Yamaha
networked AV receiver when using Connect by Spotify. Just hit play to start
streaming music. Additionally, when you listen to music on your smartphone
outside and come inside, the song immediately streams to your AVR. You can also
personalize playlists and receive phone calls while listening to music.
Spotify is all the music you’ll ever need with millions of
songs instantly available. Just search for the music you love, or let Spotify
recommend something great. Spotify works on your phone, tablet, computer and home
speakers so you’ll always have the perfect soundtrack for whatever you’re doing.
1-1/8” x 8 beam drivers
80 W total power: 2.5 W x 8 beam drivers + 60 W (30 W x 2) subwoofer
Standby Power Consumption
0.4 W (HDMI Control OFF, Network Standby OFF), 1.8 W ( Network standby ON, Wi-Fi connection)
Dual 3-1/4” subwoofers
Dimensions (W x H x D)
39-3/8” x 2-1/2” x 5-1/8” (without antenna)
Input / Output
1 in, 1 out
1 in (Stereo mini jack)
Digital Sound Projector
CINEMA DSP Movie
CINEMA DSP Music
CINEMA DSP Entertainment
5 (Movie, Music, Sports, Game, TV programs
Dolby Pro Logic II
Wireless Music Streaming
Yes (with Bluetooth, Wi-Fi)
Yes (with Wireless Direct)
Ver. 2.1 + EDR / A2DP, AVRCP* ; (Audio Codec) SBC, AAC* (*Receiving Only)
Bluetooth Maximum Communication Range
32.8 ft (without interference)
Yes (MusicCast CONTROLLER, HOME THEATER CONTROLLER [WLAN])
TV Remote Repeater