Yamaha Releases Two New Receivers with Support for HDMI 1.3a and 1080p Upscaling

Submitted by lalit on August 7, 2007 - 2:19am.

Yamaha today announced two new receivers RX-V3800 and RX-V1800 with support for lossless Dolby Digital TrueHD and DTS-HD. The receiver comes with Yamaha’s Cinema DSP processing engine that supports video upscaling to 1080p and HDMI 1.3a. The receiver also has Ethernet connection for accessing Internet radio, music files on PC and company’s MusicCAST audio system server. iPod and XM radio support can be gained with help of external adapters. The RX-V1800 supports 130watt x 7 and would cost you $1299.95 and the higher end RX-V3800 supports 140watt x 7 and will set you back by  $1699.95.