Yamaha stereo receivers provide exacting sound, great features and value. The above A-S801 includes a phono stage and USB DAC that will play DSD files. The sound is not what you expect. They match very well with the KEF Q series speakers. Or try the A-S1000, weighing 50 lbs, it includes a phono stage. The A-S1000 is articulate and powerful with a SMOOTH sound.
Yamaha has continued to advance and grow. The build quality is robust and the sound follows. Marantz and Pioneer are sliding and maximizing profits. Yamaha CX-A5000 Stereophile Class B >>>