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Yamaha YHT-5920UBL review: If streaming audio is your focus, this home theater in a box has you covered

This well-priced product will sound better than your HDTV’s built-in speakers, but it's certainly not a high-end system.

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At a Glance
  • Yamaha YHT-5920UBL Home Theater in a Box

    TechHive Rating
    $599.95 MSRP $600.00
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    on Amazon

    This budget-priced home theater in a box delivers incredibly rich streaming features, but only mediocre sound.

At a Glance
  • TechHive Rating
    $599.95 MSRP $600.00
    View
    on Amazon

    This budget-priced home theater in a box delivers incredibly rich streaming features, but only mediocre sound.

    Pros

    • Very strong when it comes to streaming-audio features
    • Multi-room audio support via Yamaha MusicCast and Apple AirPlay
    • Good price/performance ratio

    Cons

    • Middling audio performance
    • Plastic speaker cabinets
    • Small subwoofer

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