YSP-1600 Soundbar | Yamaha
Stylishly slim Soundbar featuring Digital Sound Projector technology for real 5.1ch surround sound. MusicCast for enjoying a variety of music sources anywhere in your house. HDCP2.2 compliant HDMI supports 4K Ultra HD input.
MusicCast is a new revolution in network audio, use all your MusicCast products together or separately, it’s completely up to you. Control it, all from one app, designed to be intuitive, quick and simple to use. Use a soundbar, a wireless speaker, an AV Receiver, HiFi audio whichever suits you best, mix and match then expand your MusicCast system as time goes on. All new from Yamaha, the MusicCast system brings everything to everywhere for everyone.
MusicCast Expands Entertainment Possibilities
MusicCast employs a high performance wireless network to deliver music and audio enjoyment. It can stream digital music content from your smartphone, PC or NAS to other MusicCast devices in your home. It can also share the music from external devices such as a TV or BD player connected to the YSP-1600. Audio content from Bluetooth-connected smartphones or tablets can also be streamed to MusicCast devices in multiple rooms.
Digital Sound Projector Technology Delivers True Surround Sound
Yamaha’s unique Digital Sound Projector technology achieves actual (not virtual) surround sound in your home theatre. Eight 2.8cm (1-1/8”) high quality array speakers create beams of sound that are precisely time- and direction controlled using digital signal processing. The sound reflects off the walls, enveloping you in true surround sound. Beam positions can be adjusted using the remote control or a smartphone app, allowing many people to enjoy the realistic, expansive sound.
True Realism and Powerful Surround Sound from a Slim Body
The slim body makes it extremely easy to position the unit in front of a TV, ensuring that the screen is not blocked. The 76W digital amplifier, eight beam speakers and two built-in subwoofers produce truly high quality surround sound from your TV, smartphone or other source.
Dual Built-in Subwoofers
Two upward-facing powerful 8.5cm (3-1/4”) subwoofers are built into the ends of the unit. Combined with the bass reflex port and wide, large volume body, the YSP-1600 will deliver clear, deep and expansive bass to enhance the enjoyment of movies and music.
Provides a Choice of Five CINEMA DSP Programmes from Control App
Yamaha’s ultra-sophisticated Cinema DSP technology creates thrillingly realistic soundscapes in any room. You can use the app to select five different programmmes: Movie, Music, Sports, Game or TV programmes.
Clear Voice Makes Dialogue and Narrations Easy to Hear
Clear Voice raises the level of dialogue and narrations while maintaining overall sound quality. Movies and TV shows, sports commentary and news broadcasts are more clearly audible.
Jack for an Extra Subwoofer
The Subwoofer Out jack lets you connect an additional subwoofer to enjoy even more powerful bass sound.
App for Easy Operation and Setup
The YSP-1600 is compatible with a free controller app for iOS and Android. The easy-to-see and easy-to-use operating screen uses icons to let you easily perform a variety of operations while watching your smartphone or tablet screen. You can also make detailed settings for the beam sound output.
Wireless Music Streaming via Bluetooth or AirPlay
Enjoy music from your smartphone or tablet wirelessly using a Bluetooth connection. You can also use the convenient AirPlay function for wireless music streaming from iPhone or iPads. In addition, a Bluetooth standby mode provides the convenience of having the YSP-1600 turn on and off automatically.
Bluetooth Output for Convenient Music Streaming
The YSP-1600 is equipped with the latest Bluetooth technology, making wireless operation more convenient than ever. You can stream music from the YSP-1600 to Bluetooth headphones for private listening or to Bluetooth speakers.
Streaming Services Offer a Huge Range of Listening Choices
Support for the music streaming services Spotify, Pandora, Juke, Napster, Rhapsody and Sirius XM means you’ll enjoy a wide variety of music content. Furthermore, support for the vTuner radio station database enables sampling of Internet radio broadcasts from around the world.
*Streaming service availability varies by region.
HDMI Terminal and 4K Ultra HD Full Support with 4K60p, HDCP2.2
The YSP-1600 completely supports the latest HDMI standards. Thanks to transmission of 4K video at 60 frames per second pass-through, you can fully enjoy the high definition video quality of 4K without degradation. It also adheres to the HDCP2.2 copyright protection standard for 4K video transmission.
Other Notable Features
• OSD supports overlay and multiple languages (Japanese, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Swedish, Turkish)
• HDMI CEC and Audio Return Channel compatibility
- 1000 x 65 x 130 mm
- Black, Silver
- Speaker type
- 2.8 cm x 8 beam drivers
- 4.7 kg
- Network functionality
- Streaming services
- Internet radio
- Remote Control
- App control
- 1xHDMI, subwoofer
- Analog Audio in
- 1 x stereo mini jack
- Digital Audio in
- 1xHDMI; 1xoptical
- Audio formats
- Dolby Digital; Dolby Pro Logic II; DTS; LPCM
- 4K Pass-through(60p); 3D Pass-through; ARC; CEC; Auto Lip-Sync
- Sound Technology
- Digital Sound Projector
- 80 W total power: 2.5 W x 8 beam drivers + 60 W (30 W x 2) subwoofer