Yamaha's new MusicCast WXA-50 is a new-concept audio component that goes beyond conventional audio thinking. It lets you access a wide variety of audio content such as music from streaming services or stored on a smartphone, and enjoy high quality sound and style thanks to the ability to network with Yamaha’s exclusive MusicCast multi-room audio system. It is more than just an audio streamer in a box, it enables you to have indivdual sources specific to the unit you are controlling and listening to, but also enables music to be shared from other Yamaha MusicCast devices like networked AV Receivers, networked Soundbars and networked HiFi products. This level of high functionality and also audio and control performance bring you musical enjoyment just the way you want it
MusicCast employs a high performance wireless network to deliver music and audio enjoyment. It can stream digital music content from your smartphone, PC or NAS to other MusicCast devices in your home. It can also share the music from external devices such as a TV or Blu-ray Disc™ player connected to the WXA-50. Audio content from Bluetooth®-connected smartphones or tablets can also be streamed to MusicCast devices in multiple rooms. with this level of operability you can play the same song in multiple rooms, or play different songs in each room. With MusicCast, freely enjoy the music you love anywhere in your home.