YAMAHA MusicCast Vinyl 500 (unboxing unit)

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YAMAHA MusicCast Vinyl 500

  • Wireless connectivity with any MusicCast component creates a seamless listening experience.
  • The straight tonearm contributes to the transparent and open sound image.
  • Belt driven platter
  • Integrated music streaming
  • Integrated WiFi with 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz compatibility

Max Fuchs
hifi profi

06151171049 [email protected]

Profi Opinion

"An analog feed meets the digital world. The possibility to wirelessly control Bluetooth speakers or the integration into a Musiccast Multiroom system reveal a wide range of possibilities with this unique turntable. "

Important notes:

For multi-room audio, additional Yamaha Musiccast products are required.

Vinyl without cable

A new twist on the good old record: connect the MusicCast VINYL 500 turntable wirelessly to your MusicCast speakers and other devices to enjoy your record collection wirelessly.

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Effortless setup, seamless compatibility

Connect your existing amplifier (with or without phono stage) or simply integrate MusicCast VINYL 500 into your existing MusicCast network.

You have the choice.

The MusicCast VINYL 500 adds more than vinyl records to your system with streaming music services, AirPlay®, and Bluetooth®.

* Music service availability varies by region and may change or be discontinued without notice.

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A musical home

Leave the room and the music follows you. MusicCast Multiroom technology lets you listen to your record collection throughout your home.

Stream your record collection to a whole range of MusicCast compatible devices – from speakers to soundbars. The MusicCast VINYL 500 is packed with state-of-the-art technology and features that take music listening to a new level.

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There’s an app for

With intuitive access to all your playlists in different rooms, the comprehensive and user-friendly MusicCast app meets all listening needs.

Legendary sound

Turn your listening habits upside down. We present: MusicCast VINYL 500.

Meticulously optimized for the most honest music reproduction – music as it should be heard. The MusicCast VINYL 500 features a straight tonearm for an open soundstage and a belt drive to minimize noise caused by vibration.

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Minimalist design

The slim appearance is deceptive – the MusicCast VINYL 500 has a whole range of advanced features, yet takes up very little space.

Combining form and function, its design suits any type of interior design and taste.

Let’s talk

Voice control completes the range of functions of the turntable of the future.

By connecting with Amazon Alexa, you’ll explore your music collection in a whole new, effortless way – hands-free!

* Availability of voice control via Amazon Alexa varies by region.

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Network Section

File Format

MP3 / WMA / MPEG-4 AAC: up to 48 kHz / 16-bit, ALAC: up to 96 kHz / 24-bit, FLAC / WAV / AIFF: up to 192 kHz / 24-bit, DSD: up to 11.2 MHz




Yes (2.4 / 5 GHz)




Ver. 4.2 / A2DP, AVRCP

Audio codec


Maximum Communication Range

10 m / 32.8 ft. 10 in. (without interferene)

Drive Method

Belt drive


DC motor

Rotation Speed

33-1/3 rpm, 45 rpm

Rotation Speed Variation


Wow And Flutter



Aluminum die-cast (Diameter 30 cm)

Output Level

450 mV (-7 dBV, with RIAA EQ, 1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec), 2.5 mV ± 3 dBV (without RIAA EQ, 1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec)

Signal To Noise Ratio

67 dB or higher (A-weighted, 20 kHz, LPF)

Tone arm

Static balance straight tonearm

Effective Arm Length

223.5 mm


19 mm

Stylus Pressure Adjustment Range

0-4 g

Acceptable Cartridge Weight

15.5-19 g (including headshell)

Cartridge Type

MM type

Output Voltage

2.5 mV (1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec)

Stylus Pressure

3.5 ± 0.5 g

Cartridge Weight

5.0 ± 0.3 g

Cartridge Height

17.0 ± 0.7 mm

Head-shell Weight

10 g (including screws, nuts and wires)

Output terminal


Output Level

2.0 ± 0.3 V (1 kHz, 0 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Signal to Noise Ratio

[IHF-A network] 110 dB or higher (Infinity zero, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Dynamic Range

100 dB or higher (1 kHz, -60 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Harmonic Distortion

0.003 % or lower (1 kHz, 0 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)

Frequency Response

Fs 44.1 kHz; 2 Hz to 20 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 48 kHz; 2 Hz to 24 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 96 kHz; 2 Hz to 48 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 192 kHz; 2 Hz to 96 kHz (+0 / -6 dB)

Power Consumption

6 W

Eco standby (reference date)

0.3 W

Standby Power Consumption

1.4 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth® standby OFF, Wired), 1.8 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth standby ON/OFF, Wi-Fi), 1.6 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth standby ON, Wired)

Dimension (W×H×D)

450 x 136 x 368 mm; 17-3/4″ x 5-3/8″ x 14-1/2″


5.7 kg; 12.6 lbs.



Bluetooth, Cinch output, LAN input, Multiroom capable, WiFi



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