Yamaha Desktop Speaker MusicCast 20 / WX-021

It’s how we connect. The MusicCast 20 delivers versatile listening with ease – able to be used as a standalone speaker, paired, or acting as surround speakers with a compatible MusicCast AV receiver or sound bar.

  • Music streaming services built-in
  • MusicCast multi-room technology
  • Alexa voice control compatibility* (*Availability varies by region)
  • High-Resolution Audio
  • Stereo pairing (requires 2 units)
  • Ability to be used as surround speakers with an AV receiver or sound bar* (*Select MusicCast models only)
  • Soft-touch, simple presets for instant playback
  • Alarm

A world of music.

Explore a world of music with music streaming services* built-in. Syncing your playlists and song likes from your smart phone or computer to the MusicCast 20, music streaming services make it impossibly easy to either listen to your faves or discover new music.

*Streaming service availability varies by region.

Multi-room Audio.

MusicCast takes the headache out of multi-room audio. Simply connect all MusicCast devices to the same network and start sharing audio throughout the home.

Take MusicCast for a test drive by downloading the free MusicCast app and using it demo mode.

Let’s talk.

“Alexa, ask MusicCast to play Favourite 1 in the kitchen.”

With Alexa voice control integration, all you have to do is ask. The MusicCast 20 offers full compatibility with Amazon’s range of voice control devices.

Welcome to the smart home.

*Availability of voice command control via Amazon Alexa varies by region.

Say goodbye to speaker wires!

Good sound should never tie you down. The MusicCast 20 lets you connect the way you want to – wirelessly. Whether via Bluetooth® or over Wi-Fi with AirPlay®, the wireless connection makes it quick and easy to get the party started.

And for all those home theatre buffs out there, the MusicCast 20 can be used at the back of the room, replacing the need for surround sound speakers.

Connecting wirelessly to a MusicCast AV receiver* means no more having to run speaker cable around the room.

 

Additional information

Wi-Fi

Yes (2.4 / 5 GHz)

MusicCast Surround

Yes (dual only)

MusicCast Stereo

Yes

AirPlay

Yes

Bluetooth Version/Profile

Ver. 4.2 + EDR / A2DP, AVRCP

Audio Codec

SBC, AAC* (*Receiving Only)

Maximum Communication Range

10 m / 32.8 ft. 10 in. (without interference)

File Format

MP3 / WMA / MPEG-4 AAC: up to 48 kHz / 16-bit, ALAC: up to 96 kHz / 24-bit, FLAC / WAV / AIFF: up to 192 kHz / 24-bit

Preset Memory

Yes

Ethernet

Yes

Alarm

Alarm, Snooze, Sleep

Speaker Unit

9 cm (3-1/2”) woofer x 1, 3 cm (1-1/8") soft dome tweeter x 1, Passive radiator x 2

Maximum Output Power

40 W (Woofer 25 W + Tweeter 15 W)

Power Supply

AC

Power Consumption

10 W

Standby Power Consumption

1.9 W (Network Standby ON, Bluetooth Standby ON), 0.3 W (Network and Bluetooth Standby OFF)

Dimensions (W x H x D)

150 x 186 x 130 mm; 5-7/8” x 7-3/8” x 5-1/8”

Weight

2.2 kg; 4.8 lbs

Colours

Black, White