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Yamaha to Demo new BD-S2900 Blu-ray Player at Audioholics SOTU Event

by October 08, 2008
Yamaha BD-S2900

Yamaha BD-S2900

Yamaha Electronics Corporation will demonstrate its first Blu-ray disc player and flagship RX-Z11 11.2 channel network AV receiver at Audioholics 2008 State of the CE Union trade show at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida, on October 22 – 24, 2008. The company will also display the latest addition to its high end RX-Z series receivers, the RX-Z7, as well as its RX-V3900 network AV receiver.

The BD-S2900 ($1199.95 MSRP) features performance enhancements such as 12-bit Deep Color and HD Audio Bitstream output, engaging BONUSVIEW Functions that leverage the Blu-ray format’s next-generation multimedia capabilities and a stylish design to match the company’s high-end receiver line. It will be paired with Yamaha’s flagship RX-Z11 11.2 channel network AV receiver (140W x 7 + 50W x 4: $5,499.95 MSRP) which is designed to deliver the ultimate audio and video quality of content from diverse sources (including iPod, satellite radio, HD Radio and Internet radio), seamless operation and unprecedented multi-zone options for high end home entertainment installations.

Yamaha RX-Z7Yamaha’s new RX-Z7 7.1 channel network AV receiver (140W x 7: $2699.95 MSRP) combines the limitless source playback of the RX-Z11, with the addition of Bluetooth devices, the latest network receiver/digital media hub capabilities and superior HD audio and video performance. The RX-Z7 offers five HDMI inputs and advanced multi-zone capabilities and controller compatibility, making it the perfect centerpiece for sophisticated custom installations. Yamaha’s new RX-V3900 (140w x 7; $1,899.95 MSRP) network AV receiver offers impressive audio and video performance, unprecedented compatibility with digital music devices and sources, extensive custom installation and convenience features and flexible multi-zone capabilities.

Registration Deadline Extended to October 10th

As a result of this great news of Sherwood’s participation, we are extending the registration deadline to October 10th. If you are a Yamaha dealer / installer or enthusiast, we will waive the $75 registration fee for up to two people from your party.

Click > step 2 < to book your room NOW then fill out our registration form and write in “Sherwood promo” and fax it back to us.

We hope to see all of your happy faces there as we commemorate 10 years of online success. Don’t procrastinate any longer. Register to our event, bring your family and enjoy a 4 day fun filled weekend at Disney while feeding you’re A/V addiction!

Demo Room Breakdown (7 rooms are better than 6)

As you can see in the list below, we've got some hard hitting manufacturers coming to our event putting on state of the art demos of their latest products some of which are making their debut at our event!
Room Exhibitor
Europe 4 Sherwood Newcastle
Europe 5 Yamaha / EMP
Europe 6 Epson / Atlantic Technologies
Europe 7 Marantz / Snell / Escient
Europe 8 Audyssey
Europe 9 Emotiva
Europe 10 Dolby/Pioneer


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Gene manages this organization, establishes relations with manufacturers and keeps Audioholics a well oiled machine. His goal is to educate about home theater and develop more standards in the industry to eliminate consumer confusion clouded by industry snake oil.

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