Yamaha has put on sale a new sound bar aimed at the high end. The new Yamaha YSP-2700 is a whole system with 7.1-channel sound built into a thin bar that occupy very little space in our living room. The bar comes with a wireless subwoofer to enhance the bass and supports audio formats HD Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio. The Yamaha YSP-2700 also belongs to the family of the company MusicCAST, allowing send music wirelessly through the mobile application, besides being able to be combined with other speakers of the MusicCAST family. We will review in depth what gives us the soundbar Yamaha YSP-2700.
While TV manufacturers continue to put much effort into improving the sound incorporating LED and OLED panels, space is what it is, and can not do miracles. Therefore, since we have spent significant money on a good TV, it is always advisable to go with a good sound system. The ideal is to place a 5.1 or 7.1 system with distributed throughout the room speakers, but this is not always possible. If our case, we can always opt for a sound bar. Sound bars, like speakers, there are many kinds and many prices. If we look for a quality close to a full sound speaker system, we must choose a sound bar high end. And here comes into play the new Yamaha YSP-2700.
The Yamaha sound bar has inside with a total of 16 amplifiers and powered by 16 equipped with the company’s Digital Sound Projector technology speakers. This set achieved, according to Yamaha, 7.1 sound “real”. We put in quotes because it really makes the Digital Sound Projector Yamaha technology is through a high-performance processor, making the 16 speakers emit sound in different directions to, either directly or using the bounce on the walls, put the sound in the proper listening position. To get to place the sound correctly according to the listening position, the Yamaha YSP-2700 incorporates Yamaha IntelliBeam self-calibration system, which, through the included microphone, provides the ideal setting automatically.
Soundbar Yamaha YSP-2700 incorporates 10 surround programs to emulate different scenarios, such as a movie theater or a concert hall. It is also compatible with sound formats Dolby True HD and DTS-HD Master Audio and is equipped with Bluetooth wireless connectivity and AirPlay Apple. That is, we can send any type of content from our mobile or tablet to play wirelessly on the soundbar. As for physical connectivity, we have available 3 HDMI inputs and one output compatible with 4K video and 60fps and HDCP 2.2.
The Yamaha YSP-2700 and can be found in specialty stores with an estimated retail price of 1,000 euros.