NS-P236 Digital Home Cinema 6.1-Channel Speaker Package
Yamaha Introduces the NS-P236 Digital Home Cinema 6.1-Channel
Speaker Package Featuring Excellent Sound Quality in a Compact
Yamaha Corporation announces the release of a new speaker package
designed for home cinema use. The NS-P236, specifically for 6.1channel systems, combines a neat, compact design with excellent sound
Since the release of “Star Wars Episode 1” and other movies
available in 6.1 channels, this format has become very popular for the
outstanding “depth” and “presence” of its sound. As a market leader,
Yamaha offers a full line of 6.1-channel Home Cinema Amplifiers and
Receivers. the NS-P236 is designed to perfectly complement these
models, particularly in the affordable price range.
The NS-P236 Speaker Package consists of two main and two rear
speakers, a centre speaker, a rear centre speaker and a subwoofer. The
main, rear and centre speakers feature an acoustic suspension design,
dual 5cm full-range drivers, 100W maximum power handling capacity,
and magnetic shielding for placement near a TV. The subwoofer takes
advantage of Advanced YST (Yamaha Active Servo Technology) to
deliver powerful bass response from a compact cabinet.
NS-P236 Main Features:
• Seven-speaker package for full enjoyment of movies in 6.1-channel formats.
• Package includes main L/R speakers, rear L/R/C speakers, centre speaker and
• Excellent sound quality and smart, clean design in compact sizes.
• 100W (max.) high power handling capacity.
• Dual 5cm (2”) full-range drivers for high sound quality (centre and 5 satellites)
• Advanced YST subwoofer for deep, powerful bass.
• Magnetic shielding allows placement of all speakers near a TV.
Digital Home Cinema 6.1-Channel Speaker System
Compact, Complete Digital Home Cinema 6.1-Channel Speaker Package.
Excellent Sound Quality and Smart, Clean, Matching Design. Ideal Combination with Yamaha
Mid-Range Digital Home Cinema Receivers.
Realizes the Full Potential of
6.1-Channel DVD Sources
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The Convenient, Contemporary Way to Begin Enjoying the
Full Benefits of 6.1-Channel Home Cinema Entertainment.
䡲 Ideal combination for 6.1-channel
movie sound formats
䡲 7-speaker package consisting of 5
satellite speakers (main L/R and rear
L/R/C), centre speaker and subwoofer
䡲 Excellent sound quality and smart,
compact design
䡲 Advanced YST subwoofer for powerful
bass response
䡲 Dual 5cm (2”) full-range drivers for
high sound quality (5 satellites and
䡲 Flexible placement
䡲 Magnetic shielding allows placement
near a TV.
NS-P236 Main Specifications
• Package Includes 5 Satellite (Main Left/Right and Rear
Left/Right/Centre) and Centre Speakers and Subwoofer
• Advanced YST (Advanced Yamaha Active Servo Technology)
Subwoofer for Powerful Bass Response
• Magnetic Shielding Allows Placement Near the TV (All Speakers)
• Wide Range System Frequency Response (30 – 25,000 Hz)
5 Satellite Speakers (Main L/R and Rear L/R/C)
• Acoustic Suspension Design
• Dual 5cm (2”) Full-Range Drivers
• Input Power (Max/Nominal): 100 W/30 W
• Sensitivity: 86 dB/2.83 V/m
• Impedance: 6 ohms
• Dimensions (W x H x D): 72 x 164 x 111 mm; 2-13/16” x 6-7/16” x 43/8”/unit
• Weight: 0.9 kg; 2 lbs./unit
Centre Speaker
• Acoustic Suspension Design
• Dual 5cm (2”) Full-Range Drivers
• Input Power (Max/Nominal): 100 W/30 W
• Sensitivity: 86 dB/2.83 V/m
• Impedance: 6 ohms
• Dimensions (W x H x D): 300 x 72 x 110 mm; 11-13/16” x 2-13/16” x
• Weight: 1.2 kg; 2.7 lbs.
• Advanced YST for Powerful Bass Response
• Output Power: 50 W (5 ohms) [US and Canadian models: 55 W]
• 16cm (6”) Multi-Range Driver
• Auto Standby with Sensitivity Selector
• Two Input Connections: Speaker Level or Line Level (pin jack)
• Dimensions (W x H x D): 200 x 365 x 375 mm; 7-7/8” x 14-3/8” x 14-3/7”
• Weight: 8.5 kg; 18.7 lbs.
Digital Home Cinema
6.1-Channel Speaker
• The NS-236 is also offered with
a silver and black finish in some
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Designed for Use in 6.1-Channel Home Cinema
Enjoy Home Cinema Surround Sound at Its Best
with an All-Yamaha System.
This speaker package is designed for use in a 6.1-channel (7speaker) system. This configuration allows Dolby Digital and DTS
movie sound formats to be enjoyed at their full potential. The
speakers’ high performance capabilities ensure accurate
reproduction of DVD and other high quality sound sources, as
well as of Yamaha’s dynamic and realistic CINEMA DSP sound.
If the NS-P236 speaker package sounds like a good idea, wait
until you hear it matched with a Yamaha Home Cinema Amplifier
or Receiver and DVD Player. These components give you the
unique sonic benefits of CINEMA DSP and a wide range of music
and movie surround programmes, plus the full 6.1-channel Dolby
Digital EX or DTS-ES movie sound experience. With an all-Yamaha
system, you get top quality sound, easy connections, and stylish
components that look good in any setting.
䢇 6.1-Channel System
6.1-Channel Compatible
DVD Player
6.1-Channel Speaker Package
The NS-P236 6.1-Channel Speaker Package consists of 5 satellite
(main L/R, rear L/R, rear centre), centre and LFE (low frequency effect,
i.e. subwoofer) channel speakers.
Optional Speaker Stands: SPS-80
650–900 mm (25-5/8”–35-1/2”) Height Adjust
Not available in some areas.
Good Speakers Are Important for Good Home Cinema.
Main Speakers
Required to handle most of the sound
output, these speakers require excellent
sensitivity, frequency response and
dynamic range.
Rear Speakers
The quality of the surround sound
experience depends on the quality of the
rear speakers. Yamaha ensures that they
perform up to high standards.
Centre Speaker
The centre speaker delivers most of the
dialogue, so high clarity output is vital to
movie enjoyment.
Rear Centre Speakers
The NS-P236 includes a rear centre
speaker for reproducing this channel in
Dolby Digital EX and DTS-ES 6.1-channel
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Because good bass response is
neccessary for enjoying movie sound,
Yamaha Advanced YST subwoofers are
ideal for use in digital home cinema
High Sound Quality Speakers
5 Satellite Speakers and 1 Center Speaker
High Performance Dual 5cm (2”) Full-Range Drivers
These speakers use high quality parts to achieve excellent
performance. They have 45mm (1-3/4”) dual ferrite magnets with
shielded cases for maximum power and copper center pole caps
for low distortion. Kapton bobbins contribute to high S/N ratio.
Unwanted vibrations are prevented by a heavy-duty steel frame
and a parallel-surface cabinet design. Even the wiring is an antiresonance type.
Advanced YST for Powerful Bass Response
Advanced Yamaha Active Servo
Technology (Advanced YST) is a
unique system in which the speaker
and amplifier work together to cancel out impedance so the
speaker unit has a perfectly linear motion. Advanced YST helps to
ensure the highest levels of sound pressure and overall
For details please contact:
• Dolby Digital, EX and Double D are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories Corporation.
• DTS, ES and DTS Digital Surround are trademarks of Digital Theater Systems, Inc.
• Product designs and specifications are subject to change without notice.
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