Yamaha WXA-50 Expand MusicCast Amplifier
The WXA-50 is a flexible 2.1 channel amplifier capable of effortlessly powering any pair of speakers. It's convenient design makes it perfect for use with in ceiling or outdoor speakers where by long speaker cable runs are not possible.
It let's you access a wide variety of audio content such as music from streaming services or stored on a smartphone, and enjoy high quality sound and style thanks to the ability to network with Yamaha’s exclusive MusicCast multi-room audio system. High functionality and performance bring you musical enjoyment just the way you want it.
By adding the WXA-50 to your system, you can enjoy multi-room music streaming
2.1 channel powerful sound
90 W per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9% THD, 1-ch driven)
70 W per channel (6 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.06% THD, 2-ch driven)
Compatible with all types of music sources and services such as streaming services
MusicCast app for easy operation. The app lets you control other MusicCast-compatible components
One push play - pressing any button turns the unit on and initiates playback of the previously selected source
Retro modern design and superior quality
48-bit digital volume control is far greater than the input signal bit resolution, achieving high quality control
Compact design measuring only 214 mm wide fits in any location, either horizontally or vertically
Easy installation - suitable size for 1U rack with a width of 214 mm and height of 42 mm (without feet)
Low standby power consumption: 1.92 W
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, Hi-Fi 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 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 Blu-ray Disc™ player connected to the WXA-50. Audio content from Bluetooth®-connected smartphones or tablets can also be streamed to MusicCast devices in multiple rooms.
Rated Output Power 70 W + 70 W (6 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.06 % THD, 2-ch driven)
Maximum Output Power 90 W + 90 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 1-ch driven)
DLNA Version 1.5
File Format MP3, WMA, MPEG4 AAC, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, ALAC, DSD
Bluetooth Yes (SBC / AAC)
Pure Direct Yes
Total Harmonic Distortion (20 Hz-20 kHz) 0.02 % (SP out)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 110 dB (Opt / Net / USB / Bluetooth in) / 98 dB (AUX in)
Audio In / Out 1 / 1
Digital In / Out 1 (Optical)
USB Input 1
Subwoofer Out 1
Remote In / Out 1 / 0
Control (Trigger) In / Out 1 / 1
Standby Power Consumption 1.92 W
Dimensions (W x H x D) 215 x 51.5 x 251.4 mm (with antenna: 214 x 123.6 x 251.4 mm); 8-3/8” x 2” x 9-5/8” (with antenna: 8-3/8” x 4-7/8” x 9-5/8”)
Weight 1.94 kg; 4.28 lbs.