Yamaha A-S801 Integrated Amplifier with WXC-50 Wireless Streaming Pre-amplifier


With high sound quality ToP-ART circuitry and high stability construction, the A-S801 integrated amplifier delivers superior musicality and powerful sound.
And by incorporating advances like a USB DAC function, it fully supports the latest high resolution sound formats.

Combined with the WXC-50 pre-amplifier this package goes beyond conventional audio thinking – allowing your existing audio equipment to join the MusicCast Multi-Room audio system.

Use all your MusicCast products together or separately – it’s completely up to you.
Play different music in each room, combine rooms or get everyone listening to the same thing, it’s easy with the intuitive MusicCast app.

**A-S801 Demo Model In Excellent Condition**

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A-S801 Integrated Amplifier

**Demo Model In Excellent Condition**

  • USB DAC function supports 2.8MHz/5.6MHz DSD native resolution and PCM384kHz/32*bit reproduction
  • * Windows support. Mac support is 24-bit.
  • High efficiency ESS 32bit DAC (ES9010K2M)
  • Digital signal indicator shows DSD and PCM playback formats and sampling frequencies
  • Double-bottom chassis for excellent vibration damping
  • I/O (input to output) Direct Symmetrical Design
  • ART (Anti-Resolution and Tough) Base
  • Custom-made power transformer / 12,000uF block capacitors / Aluminium-extruded heat sinks
  • 160W x 2 (max), 100W x 2 (RMS) high power output
  • Continuous Variable Loudness Control
  • Gold-plated speaker terminals and RCA terminals
  • Digital audio inputs for TV or Blu-ray Player
  • Connection for optional YBA-11 Bluetooth Wireless Adapter
  • High Dynamic Power/Channel (8/6/4/2 ohms):  140/170/220/290 W
  • Damping Factor:  240
  • Frequency Response:  10 Hz-100 kHz +/-1.0 dB
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (CD to Sp Out, 20 Hz-20 kHz):  0.019% (50 W/8 ohms)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (CD):  99dB (input shorted, 200 mV)
  • Audio In / Out:  8 / 2
  • Digital Input:  Optical / Coaxial
  • USB Input:  Type B
  • Subwoofer Out:  Yes
  • DC Out:  Yes
  • Pure Direct:  Yes
  • ToP-ART:  Yes
  • Switchable CD Direct Amplification:  Yes
  • Standby Power Consumption:  0.5W
  • Power Management (Auto Power Standby):  Yes


WXC-50 Wireless Streaming Pre-amplifier

  • 2 channel Pre-amplifier
  • High-quality, 192 kHz/24-bit ESS SABRE DACs – the same as used in Yamaha’s high-end AV Receivers
  • Frequency response up to 100 kHz supporting high-resolution audio playback
  • High-quality Player Mode bypasses Volume and Audio Processing – useful when connecting to high-end amplifiers
  • Compressed Music Enhancer restores lost data from compressed music formats such as MP3 and AAC
  • Volume-adaptive EQ automatically adjusts treble/bass balance to provide a uniform listening experience at different volumes
  • 48-bit digital volume control provides much greater precision and quality than that of conventional digital or analogue controls
  • Low noise and distortion
  • Advanced Bass Extension delivers a more powerful low frequency response – great for compact or in-ceiling speakers
  • DLNA:  Version 1.5
  • File Format:  MP3, WMA, MPEG4, AAC, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, ALAC, DSD
  • Wi-Fi:  Yes, easy Wi-Fi setup (ie- iOS Wi-Fi settings sharing, WPS, etc.)
  • AirPlay:  Yes allows music streaming from Mac, iPod, iPhone, iPad (streaming services are subject to availability)
  • Bluetooth:  Yes (SBC / AAC)
  • Pure Direct:  Yes
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (20 Hz-20 kHz):  0.003 % (Pre out)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio:  112 dB (Opt / Net / USB / Bluetooth in) / 98 dB (AUX in)
  • Audio In / Out:  1 / 1
  • Digital Input:  1 (Optical) / 1 (Optical, Coaxial)
  • USB Input:  1
  • Ethernet:  1
  • Pre Out:  1
  • Subwoofer Out:  1
  • Remote In / Out:  1 / 0
  • Control (Trigger) In / Out:  1 / 1
  • Standby Power Consumption:  1.8 W
  • MusicCast app for intuitive multi-room control
  • Wired LAN option
  • Wireless Off option
  • One push play – pressing any button turns the unit on and recalls/resumes the lastest playback setting
  • Able to be placed in horizontal or vertical orientations
  • Installer-friendly size at 1U rack height (2 wide) with removable feet
  • Dimensions (W x H x D):  214 x 51.5 x 260 mm,  (with antenna) 214 x 123.6 x 260 mm