What We Know
- To AirPlay Music from iOS to Yamaha Receiver: Connect iOS & Yamaha Receiver to same WIFI →Open the Apple Music App → Login & Play any music → Tap the AirPlay icon → Select Yamaha Receiver → Listen the music on Yamaha Receiver.
- Listen to Music from Mac to Yamaha Receiver: Turn On your Mac computer and Yamaha Receiver → Connect it to the same Wi-Fi →Open the Apple Music→ Sign In → Hit the AirPlay icon in the menu bar → Select the Yamaha Receiver → Play Music → Hear the music on Receiver.
- Hear Music from Apple TV/ Android TV to Yamaha Receiver: Turn On AirPlay on Android TV/Apple TV → Connect Android TV or Apple TV and Yamaha Receiver to the same Wi-Fi → Open the Apple Music app → Play your favorite playlist → Tap the AirPlay icon → select the Yamaha Receiver→ Listen to your favorite music on Yamaha Receiver.
AirPlay is a technology developed by Apple to stream audio and video content directly onto Airplay-compatible devices such as Yamaha Receiver. With the AirPlay2-supported Yamaha Receiver, you can play your favorite music without using any wires. All you need to do is to connect the Apple device (iOS, Mac, and Apple TV) and Yamaha Receiver under the same WiFi. AirPlay your favorite song or any media content to Yamaha Receiver to get an immersive cinematic experience.
How to AirPlay Yamaha Receiver from iPhone/ iPad
#1. Turn on the Yamaha Receiver and keep it in the Stand by mode.
#2. Connect your iPhone / iPad and Yamaha Receiver to the same Wi-Fi connection.
#3. Install any Music streaming app on your iPhone or iPad. Here we have used the Apple Music app for demonstration purposes.
#4. Log in to your Apple Music account and select your favorite music to listen to on Yamaha Receiver.
#5. Hit the AirPlay icon at the bottom of the playback screen.
#6. Now select the Yamaha Receiver from the list of wireless devices.
#7. On a successful connection, you can be able to hear the song on Yamaha Receiver.
How to AirPlay Yamaha Receiver from Mac
#1. Turn On the Yamaha Receiver and Mac.
#2. Connect your Mac and Yamaha Receiver to the same Wi-FI Network.
#3. Open the Apple Music app and play your favorite music.
#4. Go to the Menu bar and hit the AirPlay icon at the top.
#5. Select the Yamaha Receiver device from the pop-up menu.
#6. Start playing your favorite music on the Mac and listen to it on Yamaha Receiver.
How to AirPlay Music on Yamaha Receiver from Android TV / Apple TV
Turn On the AirPlay on Android TV / Apple TV and follow the steps below.
#1. Connect your Apple TV to the Wi-Fi and connect your Yamaha Receiver to the Wi-Fi, same as your Apple TV.
#2. Download and install Apple Music on your AndroidTV or Apple TV and Sign in to your account.
#3. Hit the AirPlay icon on the media screen. From the menu, choose your Yamaha Receiver.
#4. That’s it. Start playing your favorite songs on your Android or Apple TV and listen to them on the Yamaha receiver.
Best AirPlay 2 Compatible Yamaha Receivers
Here is the list of the best AirPlay 2 Compatible Yamaha Receivers from the current market.
Frequently Asked Question
You will face this problem if the Yamaha Receiver and iOS or Mac are connected to different WiFi. To fix it, connect the Apple device and Yamaha Receiver to the same Wi-FI network. If the issue isn’t resolved, reset the Yamaha Receiver and try again.
Yes, many of the Yamaha Receivers are compatible with AirPlay 2 support.
Yes, a few Android TVs come with in-built AirPlay support. So, you can AirPlay music on Yamaha Receivers from Android TV.
JBL is the best alternative for Yamaha Receiver. You can also Airplay music to JBL from your iPhone, iPad, or Mac.