Yamaha ATS-1520 Soundbar Quick Start Guide PDF

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ATS-1520 Quick Start Guide Supplied items

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Place the sound bar in front of or below your TV, either with or without a stand, at least 2'' away from your TV. The sound bar may also be mounted on a wall, using the included mounting template and commercially available screws. Refer to the Owners Manual for additional mounting instructions.


Becarefulnottostackthisunitwithanyothercomponents,asvibration may cause system disruption in other components.

Sound bar (ATS-1520) Mounting template (Use when attaching the sound bar to a wall.)

Remote control Two AAA batteries (Install the batteries in the remote control.)

Optical cable 1.5 m (4.9 ft)

RCA stereo cable 1.5 m (4.9 ft)

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Owners Manual


Optical cable (supplied)

Set top box or playback device (such as a Blu-ray DiscTM player)

Watching TV

For details, refer to the Owners Manual.

1. Press to turn on the sound bar.

2. Press the TV key to select TV as the input source.

3. Select the desired input source on the TV.

4. Press the VOLUME (+/-) keys to adjust the volume.

Playback of a Bluetooth device

You can connect a Bluetooth device, such as a smartphone or digital music player, with the sound bar wirelessly. For details, refer to the Owners Manual.

... and more features!

For details about the other useful features, refer to the Owners Manual. Clear voice UniVolume TV remote control learning function TV Remote Repeater


Coaxial digital cable

Sound bar



In a standard setup, all source devices are connected to your TV and audio is output to the sound bar via a single optical cable.

However, if sound from a playback device cannot be output from the TV, connect the playback device to the sound bar directly, using the supplied RCA stereo cable, or an optional digital coaxial cable.

Connect to an AC wall outlet. Leave the unit powered off until all connections are complete.


1. Connect the TV and sound bar with the optical cable (supplied). Remove the cap of the optical cable and check the direction of the plug.

2. Connect the power cable of the sound bar to an AC wall outlet.

3. Turn on the TV and set the volume to minimum.

4. Disable the TVs built-in speaker output (if available).


If a setting to disable the speaker output is not available on your TV, you may disable it by connecting headphones to the headphone jack on the TV. For details, refer to the instruction manual of the TV.

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