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Kanto YU6
Powered Bookshelf Speakers


Kanto YU6

Kanto YU6 Powered Bookshelf Speakers - Matte Black


#YU6MB
List Price: $569.99
Our Price: $449.99


Features:

Bluetooth
Bluetooth
Phono Pre-amp
Phono Pre-amp
Optical Input
Optical Input
Auxiliary Input
Auxiliary Input

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Overview:YU6

Undeniably loud.

Satisfy your craving for powerful, full-impact sound with YU6. Armed with a formidable Class D amplifier pumping out 200W peak power, YU6 will have you questioning what it really means to be loud. Its 5.25” Kevlar drivers and 1” silk dome tweeters inject detailed sound into every square inch of living space, evoking emotions that can only be expressed with an ear-to-ear grin. A built-in phono preamp makes it easy to spin your favorite tunes, while Bluetooth connectivity lets you keep the party going from the palm of your hand.



High-performance materials. Exceptional sound.

Silk Dome Tweeters
YU6’s 1-inch tweeters are made from silk to deliver a high-frequency range that is bright and refined. Their dome shape improves sound dispersion to ensure your ears capture every sound, regardless of where you are in the room.

Kevlar Drivers
Well-known for its strength and rigidity, Kevlar ensures accurate sound reproduction even at higher volumes. Crank your favorite tunes without sacrificing performance.


Unmatched Connectivity

Unmatched Connectivity.

Inspired by an equal appreciation for digital and analog, YU6 gives you the freedom to enjoy all your devices. Connect a turntable via a built-in
phono preamp, transmit high fidelity audio from your computer or TV with Optical TOSLINK, or sit back and enjoy your newly curated playlist
with Bluetooth 4.0. With five inputs and a subwoofer output, YU6 brings all your sound to life.

Vinyl

Throw on your favorite record.
YU6 comes equipped with a built-in phono preamp, allowing you to easily connect any vintage or modern-day turntable. Toggle between line-level and phono with a simple flip of a switch, and reduce noise using the provided ground terminal.

Streaming

Play tunes from the palm of your hand.
Featuring integrated Bluetooth 4.0 with Qualcomm aptX™ technology, YU6 lets you stream high-quality audio directly from any Bluetooth-enabled device. Sit back and enjoy your carefully curated playlist from anywhere in the room.

Nearfield

Upgrade your desktop setup.
Take your desktop setup to the next level by connecting YU6 to your computer via the RCA, AUX or Optical TOSLINK inputs. To reduce vibration and improve soundstaging, use YU5 with SP6HD desktop speaker stands.

Home Threater

Bring your movies to life.
Enhance any cinematic experience with high-fidelity sound by connecting YU6 to your TV via one of two optical TOSLINK inputs. To ensure your speakers remain stable and properly positioned, place them on SP floor stands.


Take control of your sound.

Packed with functionality, the YU series remote makes listening to audio more convenient. Quickly switch between sources, tune your sound to fit your space, and control playback while streaming via Bluetooth.

Never miss a beat.

  • Signal Detection
    Automatic standby and power-up mode conserves power when you’re away and continues playback when your music starts playing.
  • Easy Charging
    Use the provided USB charging port to conveniently power your phone, smart home or casting device directly through your speakers.
Take control of your sound

YU6

Features:


Remakable Sound

Remakable Sound

Handcrafted cabinets, 1” silk dome tweeters and 5.25” Kevlar drivers come together to produce powerful, detailed sound, ensuring you get the most out of your favorite tracks.

Bluetooth aptX

Bluetooth aptX

Built-in Bluetooth with Qualcomm aptX technology lets you enjoy high-quality streaming from the palm of your hand.

Phono Pre-amp

Phono Pre-amp

Equipped with an integrated phono preamp, YU6 can be easily connected to any vintage or modern day turntable.


Signal Detection

Signal Detection

YU6 features automatic standby and power-up modes, helping to conserve power when you’re gone and ensuring you never miss a beat when the music starts playing.

Remote Control

Remote Control

With volume, input, tone and balance controls, as well as playback options when using Bluetooth, the YU6 remote gives you full control over your audio.

Simple Interface

Simple Interface

YU6’s user-friendly interface features a single knob. Simply rotate for volume, push in to cycle through the five inputs, or push and hold to activate and deactivate standby mode.


Specifications:


Drives

Drives

1" Silk Dome Tweeters
5.25" Kevlar Drivers

Audio

Audio

Class D Amplifier
200W Peak Power
(100 Watts Total RMS)
Frequency Response:
50 Hz – 20 kHz

Inputs

Inputs

3.5mm mini-jack AUX
RCA with Phono Switch
2 x Optical (TOSLINK)
Bluetooth 4.0 with Qualcomm aptX

Outputs

Outputs

Subwoofer
USB Charge 5V 1A

What's in the Box

What's in the Box

Remote with Batteries
Power Cord
Speaker Wire (16")
3.5mm Auxiliary Cable (6.5")
8 x Rubber Feet
Manual

Weights

Weights

Net Weight (Active):
11.4 lb (5.2 kg)
Net Weight (Passive):
8.7 lb (4.0 kg)


Specifications
Tweeters 1 inch Silk Dome
Woofer 5.25 inch Kevlar
Amplifier Type Class D
Power Output 200 Watts (100W Total RMS)
Frequency Response 50 Hz - 20 kHz
Input 1 x Bluetooth 4.0 with Qualcomm aptX
1 x 3.5mm mini-jack AUX
1 x RCA w/ Phono switch
2 x Optical (TOSLINK)
Output 1 x Subwoofer
1 x USB Charge 5V 1A
Speaker Terminals Active to Passive Knurled speaker binding post
Bottom Mounting Hole 1/4”, 20 threads per inch
Input Voltage / Frequency 100V - 240V 50/60 Hz (auto switching)
Standby Power Consumption < 0.5 W
Remote Included
Dimensions 6.9” W x 8.1” D x 10.7” H (17.5 x 20.5 x 27.2 cm)
Net Weight (active) 11.4 lb (5.2 kg)
Net Weight (passive) 8.7 lb (4 kg)
Gross Weight 24.3 lb (11 kg) (boxed pair)
Shipping box dimensions 19.5” x 15.4” x 12” (49.5 x 39 x 30.5 cm)

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YU6 - Matte Black (YU6MB)

YU6 - Matte Black (YU6MB)


YU6 - Matte White (YU6MW)

YU6 - Matte White (YU6MW)


YU6 - Bamboo (YU6BAMBOO)

YU6 - Bamboo (YU6BAMBOO)


YU6 - Walnut (YU6WALNUT)

YU6 - Walnut (YU6WAL)

Documentation:

Download the Kanto YU6 Powered Bookshelf Speakers Datasheet (.PDF)

Pricing Notes:

Kanto Products
Kanto Products
Kanto YU6 Powered Bookshelf Speakers - Matte Black
#YU6MB
List Price: $569.99
Our Price: $449.99
Kanto YU6 Powered Bookshelf Speakers - Matte White
#YU6MW
List Price: $569.99
Our Price: $449.99
Kanto YU6 Powered Bookshelf Speakers - Bamboo
#YU6BAMBOO
List Price: $599.99
Our Price: $479.99
Kanto YU6 Powered Bookshelf Speakers - Walnut
#YU6WALNUT
List Price: $599.99
Our Price: $479.99