Yamaha RX-V867 A/V Receiver Tops Off Popular Home Theater Series – Global Sound

Global Sound – Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2010

Yamaha Electronics Corporation, the innovator in home theater and digital audio and video reproduction, today introduced the RX-V867 A/V receiver (95W x 7), topping off the companys highly regarded 67 seriesone of the most popular, affordable A/V receiver lines to ever hit the market.

The new receiver, which joins four other models (RX-V367 $ 249.95 MSRP, RX-V467 $ 379.95 MSRP, RX-V567 $ 479.95 MSRP, RX-V667 $ 599.95 MSRP) low- to mid-priced models, is packed with the latest A/V technologies, including simultaneous Dual HDMI Outputs, Network capabilities, as well as 3D Video and the latest HD Audio support. Sporting an MSRP of $ 899.95, the RX-V867 breaks the price barrier for a traditional A/V receiver heralding these much-demanded features.

Our 67 series receivers have been met with great enthusiasm by budget conscious A/V enthusiasts, due to their remarkable versatility, connectivity and functionality at extremely attractive price points, said Tom Sumner, President, Yamaha Electronics Corporation. The new RX-V867 rounds out the line beautifully, in that it provides the latest in true high-definition entertainment, along with strong feature set one would expect from a Yamaha receiver.

As with the existing models in the 67 series, the RX-V867 provides a thrilling 3D and HD audio surround sound experience for A/V aficionados who want to get the most out of their Blu-ray disc players, broadcast HD services and gaming consoles, as well as 3D televisions. In addition, the new on-screen display GUI with album art can overlay on HD and 3D sources.

The RX-V867 takes thing up a notch in several areas. First, advanced network functions, which are DLNA V 1.5 certified, allow users to enjoy Internet Radio (MP3/WMA), popular streaming services such as Rhapsody