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YAMAHA WXC50

YAMAHA WXC50
alaScore 89

22 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 reviews of YAMAHA WXC50. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, 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 WXC50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Great price great sound

 

Excellent pre amp, the sound is very good. Stream using Spotify I would recommend selecting music quality very high with in the app as it does make a huge difference. The set up could be made a little easier as the setup instructions are a little...

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Yamaha hits the spot

 

This little box of tricks is just so neat, it can do almost anything around the home except make toast. I'm amazed at its functionality, it's superb sound, and the overwhelming facilities this streamer carries. It does the lot. You name it, it'll...

Nov, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Good update for HiFi system.

 

I bought this to replace the pre amp in my hifi system which also has an optical input to connect the optical output from TV producing a really good sound. Volume can also be controlled by remote. It also has a bluetooth input for streaming up to date...

Nov, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Small, stylish and perfect for a desktop

 

I bought this to bypass relying on a pc to access music on a NAS drive, access Spotify, internet radio and play tracks straight from a USB stick into a pair of Ruark MR1 active speakers. It does all this very well with great sound quality, is small and...

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Yamaha WXC50 Network Stereo Pre-Amplifier

 

This is a very good value-for-money product for someone who already has a hi-fi system but add-on a network player. The best of it is that it has a pre-amp out so that I could plug into my current pre-amp input integrated amplifier (so my integrated...

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Great sound, well built, minor software issues

 

I was upgrading from Logitech Squeezebox Duo. WXC-50 sounds better, gives more connectivity and is more stable. BUT, the major issue is in MusicCast software. There is no search for the connect USB drive or on the DLNA server - though Yamaha site says...

Jul, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Exactly what I wanted

 

I've always preferred separates for better quality sound, but I needed an internet streamer to compliment the existing setup, and the Yamaha is absolutely perfect.

Jul, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Ignore it at your peril!

 

I have had a mixed experience of this product - the first sample I bought kept losing its stream and stopping playback, and regrettably was returned to the store. But - the last firmware update appears to have resolved this issue, and - Oh boy. This is...

Jul, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Really good product

 

I bought yamaha wxc-50, to pair with yamaha as 1100, really like it, lots of good features, put a 256g usb in the back for all my music, there are better preamps out there, but for £250 you definitely can't beat it, 5 stars all the way.

Jun, 2018

Consumer review (richersounds.com)

Hidden gem!

 

Yamaha have targeted the everyday hifi enthusiast with an incredibly generous feature set and impressive performance at a palatable price. This might not be a unit for obsessive purists who spend their days listening for differences between different...

Mar, 2018