CD Players Reviews & News – everything electronic Thu, 15 Mar 2018 19:17:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Marantz HD-CD1 Premium CD Player Tue, 16 Aug 2016 13:00:28 +0000
Marantz announced the HD-CD1, a premium-class CD Player with classic looks in a mid-size design. While small in size, it makes use of state-of-the-art Marantz technology carried over from the company’s award-winning CD players, including the famous Marantz HDAM-SA2 amplifier modules. This unit builds on the success of the highly acclaimed HD-DAC1 Headphone Amplifier and […]]]> 0
Marantz PM6006 Integrated Amplifier and CD6006 CD Player Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:43:39 +0000
Marantz just released the PM6006 Integrated Amplifier and CD6006 CD Player. This $1200 combo claims to new standards in the mid-class range for stereo purists. The PM6006 Integrated Amplifier with digital inputs replaces the PM6005 with superior upgrades combined with favorite features. Marantz has retained the pre-amp and power-amp sections that exclusively feature discrete components – […]]]> 0
Sharp SD-WH1000U Wireless High-Resolution Audio Player Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:06:59 +0000
Sharp announced a $5,000 Wireless High Resolution Audio Player (SD-WH1000U) based on the WiSA standard that can simultaneously transmit 7.1 channels of (24 bit/96kHz) uncompressed audio without cables or wires. The player also transmits uncompressed Full HD 1080p video to your TV wirelessly using the Wireless HD (WiHD) standard and an included adapter. High quality […]]]> 0
Marantz CD5005 CD Player Fri, 20 Jun 2014 01:41:46 +0000
Marantz just announced the CD5005 CD player, which incorporates everything its predecessor, the CD5004, offered including the Marantz-own HDAM-SA2. But this year it features an upgraded DAC CS4398 and new CD mechanism – both taken from the CD6005. As can be expected, it plays CD, CD-R and CD-RW discs as well as MP3 and WMA […]]]> 0
Marantz SA8005 Super Audio CD Player / DAC Tue, 17 Dec 2013 20:25:21 +0000
Marantz today introduced the audiophile-grade SA8005 super-audio compact-disc (SACD) player, which features faster, low-noise and lower impedance symmetrical circuits with high-quality components, over the SA8004 SACD player. The loading mechanism virtually eliminates resonance, while its reduced distortion spectrum gets the very best audio quality from SACDs. Besides being a top-class SACD player, the SA8005 also […]]]> 0
Marantz SA-14S1 SACD Player and DAC Sat, 28 Sep 2013 03:44:55 +0000
Marantz just announced the Reference Series SA-14S1 Super Audio CD Player and DAC which replaces the SA-15S2, and features a newly enhanced standalone DAC function which supports direct-stream digital (DSD) playback via USB-B, high resolution PCM via digital coax or fiber optic inputs. It also features analog audio circuits with Marantz’s exclusive HDAM modules for […]]]> 0
Yamaha CD-S3000 CD/SACD Player Tue, 10 Sep 2013 08:03:56 +0000
Yamaha just released their flagship CD-S3000 CD/SACD player costing $7,000. It features the exceptionally high performing 32-bit ESS SABRE32 REFERENCE DAC that provides unprecedented dynamic and expressive sound from all disc-based media. The CD-S3000 player accomplishes superior vibration control and ultra-precise signal reading via an optimized high-precision rigid CD mechanism. The CD-S3000 was created with […]]]> 0
Simaudio MOON Neo 260D CD Transport Thu, 05 Sep 2013 21:56:12 +0000
Simaudio just introduced the MOON Neo 260D CD Transport with optional digital-to-analog converter, which offers 32-bit processing engine, upsampling capabilities, oversized power supplies and elaborate analog stages. The DAC section, entirely optional, can easily be added later on. For music enthusiasts who simply want to play their CD’s, the Neo 260D is the perfect solution. […]]]> 0
Marantz CD6005 CD Player Wed, 14 Aug 2013 18:58:03 +0000
Marantz today announced the CD6005 hi-fi compact-disc player for audiophiles, which features proprietary Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Module (HDAM) discrete circuit topology along with a high-resolution CS4398 D/A conversion system, which delivers up to 192 kHz/24 bit resolution. The company says the CD6005 is designed to deliver the utmost in musical fidelity, although it doesn’t play […]]]> 0
Rotel RCD-1570 CD Player Tue, 23 Apr 2013 22:01:46 +0000
Rotel just announced a thousand dollar CD player, model RCD-1570, for audiophiles, which offers careful refinements to reveal even the most subtle nuances buried in a CD’s pit spiral. One of its most important features is the Wolfson WM8740 digital filter/stereo digital-to-analog converter. Originally developed for high-resolution sources, it is the product of extensive research […]]]> 0