Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1040

Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1040
alaScore 89

9 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1040. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1040 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 9 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 2 of 2 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (7)

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (

Yamaha RX-A1040 review


A well-featured receiver full of power, but not quite the thrill we hoped for

Loud and punchy performance Muscle and attack Full of detail Excellent features

Could do with more subtlety and refinement Not immersive enough

The RX-A1040 is great in every other respect – features, design, use – so it’s annoying that the one thing it is supposed to excel in, surround sound, is what holds it back from five stars. There’s no need for that jarring, aggressive tone, and we miss...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : Glenn Young (

Yamaha RX-A1040 7.2 A/V Receiver Review


Yamaha RX-A1040 Audio-Video Receiver

Sep, 2014

Product Specifications


4Ω speaker support: Yes
Audio A/D Converter (ADC):24-bit/96kHz
Audio D/A Converter (DAC):24-bit/192kHz
Audio output channels:7.2
Dynamic power per channel (4 Ohm):210
Dynamic power per channel (8 Ohm):135
Output impedance:8
Power output per channel (1KHz@8 Ohm):165
Power output per channel (20-20KHz@8 Ohm):110
Pre-out channels:7.2
Pre-out connectivity: Yes
Receiver Type:Surround
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.06

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA / FLAC, M4A, WAV


Audio (L,R) in:11
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:3
Composite Video In:5
Digital audio coaxial in:3
Digital audio optical in:3
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI In:8 / 9
Remote (IR) input:1
USB ports quantity:1 / 2


Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Optical drive included: No


Audio (L,R) out:1
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite Video Out:2
HDMI Out:2
Headphone outputs:1
Multichannel audio output type:Terminals
Number of HDMI Outputs:2
Remote (IR) output:1

Ports & interfaces

12V trigger: Yes
12V trigger ports quantity:2
Phono inputs (RCA):1
Speakers connectivity type:Clamp terminals


Power Consumption (Standby):0.1


Supported radio bands:AM, FM


Card Reader: No

Technical Details

AirPlay: Yes
Apple docking compatibility: No
Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio input:10
Audio Lip synchronization: Yes
Audio output - analog:1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Auto standby: Yes
Bi-amping: Yes
Colour of product:Black / Titanium
Deep colour support: Yes
Digital Signal Processing (DSP): Yes
Equalizer: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
RS-232 interface: Yes
RS-232C for control: Yes
Volume Control:Rotary
x.v.Color support: Yes


3D: Yes
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :18.2