Yamaha NX-A01 Video
If you don't need the HDMI connections found on the step-up model, the Yamaha YSP-900 single-speaker surround system delivers exactly the same overall sound quality for less money.
Find out which surround-sound system is best for your home theater.
The Yamaha YSP-4100 offers better surround effects, superior sound quality, and more features than competing sound bars, but it's expensive and most buyers won't need all its functionality.
Designed to enhance DVD, music, and game sound, the Koss SSR1 portable surround-sound simulator for headphones falls short of the mark.
The Samsung HT-X70 surround-sound system is stylish and has great features for the price, but movies sound better on it than music.
Sony's single-speaker surround-sound home theater system is sleek, relatively inexpensive, and actually sounds pretty good.
The Yamaha RX-V663 sounds great, but it's tough to recommend with its paltry HDMI connectivity, poor upconversion quality, and other design quirks.
Yamaha's receivers has consistently excellent sound quality over the years, so it's possible these new models will prove their worth with their sonics.
The Yamaha Digital Sound Projector YSP-4000's addition of enhanced video-connectivity options cements Yamaha's already excellent projector technology as the go-to choice for single-speaker surround sound.
Sony's entry-level wireless, surround-sound headphones are an attractive option for late-night movie watchers who don't want to wake the neighbors.