Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 vs Integra DTM-6 review

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Overall
Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080
8.6
Integra DTM-6
6.5
8
6
10
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Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 vs Integra DTM-6 review

Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080
vs
Integra DTM-6

It makes sense comparing Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 vs Integra DTM-6 because they both are able to give some premium features.

Amplifier

A significant difference between the receivers in the number of channels, Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 has 9.2 versus 2.0 for Integra DTM-6. Regarding power, then AVENTAGE RX-A2080 has such a W/Ohm ratio - 140/8, 220/4 when DTM-6 has a power of 80/8. The THD is 0.06% for the AVENTAGE RX-A2080 but 0.08% for the DTM-6.

Audio features

Characteristics of digital to analog converter (DAC) are different, ESS SABRE ( ES9007S) 384 KHz/32-bit for AVENTAGE RX-A2080 and AK4438 384 KHz/32-bit for the DTM-6. Only the AVENTAGE RX-A2080 supports Bi-amping feature. The Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 can transmit an audio signal directly to the amplifier and bypasses any DSP processing.

Connectivity

WI-FI modules have the same characteristics: 2.4/5GHz. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 has support for AirPlay, AirPlay 2, and its competitor in our comparison - AirPlay. Spotify can be used on each receiver. The AVENTAGE RX-A2080 can work with the audio stream from Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, Sirius XM, Napster, Qobuz, and the DTM-6 can receive a content from Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, TuneIn Radio. Only the AVENTAGE RX-A2080 provides HDMI signal transmission in standby mode. The AVENTAGE RX-A2080 can scale the input HDMI signal, unlike the DTM-6. Dolby Vision technology found support only on the AVENTAGE RX-A2080. Only the AVENTAGE RX-A2080 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). The HDMI eARC is available only on the AVENTAGE RX-A2080. Of the two receivers in our comparison, HDMI CEC is present in only the AVENTAGE RX-A2080. These compared receivers have a built-in phono stage for connecting a vinyl player.

Additional features

The AVENTAGE RX-A2080 supports 3 Multi-room zones, versus 2 for the DTM-6. The AVENTAGE RX-A2080 supports voice control via Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and the DTM-6 - Google Assistant. An ECO mode is only available for the AVENTAGE RX-A2080. The setup assistant will help you configure Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080.

Multichannel surround

Only the AVENTAGE RX-A2080 has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the AVENTAGE RX-A2080.

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General

Item

Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080
Integra DTM-6

Model

AVENTAGE RX-A2080
DTM-6

Brand

Yamaha
Integra

Reviews

29
4

Amplifier

Channels

9.2
2.0

Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm

140/8, 220/4
80/8

Output impedance, Ohm

8, 4
8

Frequency response

10Hz-100KHz
10Hz-100KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.06
0.08

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

ESS SABRE ( ES9007S) 384 KHz/32-bit
AK4438 384 KHz/32-bit

Bi-amping

Pure direct (straight)

Auto speaker calibration

YPAO

Speaker A/B switching

Other audio features

CINEMA DSP, Compressed Music Enhancer, Virtual CINEMA FRONT
WRAT, Hi-Res audio

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

2.4/5GHz
2.4/5GHz

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
2 (USB 2.0)

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

DLNA

MHL

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay, AirPlay 2
AirPlay

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, Sirius XM, Napster, Qobuz
Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, TuneIn Radio

Extensive connection

HDMI input/output

7/3
0/0

HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)

HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)

HDMI CEC

Digital content protection (HDCP)

HDCP 2.3

Subwoofer output (LFE)

2
1

Headphone output

1 x 6.3
1 x 6.3

Optical digital input

3
2

Coaxial digital input

3
2

Composite input

4
0

Component input/output

2/0
0/0

Phono (MM) input

Front panel connectors

USB, phones, setup mic, AUX
USB, phones

Multi channel preamp output

Video features

HDR (High Dynamic Range)

HDR10

4K signal pass-through

4K/60Hz

8K signal pass-through

HDMI signal pass-through

3D signal pass-through

HDMI pass-through in standby mode

Video conversion

Analog to HDMI scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling

Dolby Vision

Other video features

DeepColor, x.v.Color, BT.2020, HLG
has not

Additional features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Google Assistant

App control

iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android
iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android

Display

colour OSD
fluorescent

Tuner

AM, FM
AM, FM

Sleep timer

Auto power off

ECO mode

Graphical user interface (GUI)

Setup assistant

Firmware update

network, USB
network, USB

Other additional features

has not
has not

Multi-room

Multi-room zones

3
2

Zone audio output

speaker, preout
speaker, preout

Zone HDMI output

Multi-room control

MusicCast
Integra Control Pro app, FlareConnect

RS-232

1
1

Remote control input/output (IR)

1/1
2/1

DC trigger output (12V)

2
3

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby TrueHD

Dolby Surround

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital Plus
has not

DTS:X

DTS HD Master

DTS Virtual:X

DTS Neural:X

DTS (other)

DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS, DTS-Surround, DTS Neo:6
has not

Auro-3D

IMAX Enhanced

Multichannel stereo

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

AAC

WAV

FLAC

ALAC

Other audio file formats

AIFF
has not

Power

Operational power consumption, W

490
230

Standby consumption, W

0.1
0.1

Removable power cord

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43.5 x 19.2 x 47.4/17 x 7.5 x 18.5
43.5 x 14.9 x 32.9/17 x 5.5 x 12.6

Weight, kg/lbs

17/37.5
8.5/18.7

Other

Release year

2018
2018
Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080
Integra DTM-6
Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080
Integra DTM-6

AV receivers SoundInspiration comparison rating

  • better
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  • 8.6
  • 6.5
  • 8.6Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080
  • 6.5Integra DTM-6