Tag: CD Player

Emotiva ERC-1 Compact Disc Player

Specifications: Output voltage: 1V rms (7V peak) Channel separation: ≥95dB – ref. 1kHz Frequency response: 0-20Khz (+/- 0.1 db) S/N: ≥100dB (A weighted) THD: ≤0.01% 0dB 1KHz) Playback formats: Red book CD, HDCD, MP3 Digital Output Filter: 24-Bit, 384 times oversampling (Analog Devices 1955) Sampling Frequency: 44.1 kHz Analog output filter frequency: 80 kHz (-3dB) Amplitude
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Assembling A Simple $1000 System

So, what is Flat Earth? Contrary to what some would have you believe, Flat Earth is not restricted to either Naim or Linn. This isn’t a concept defined by brand. Rather, it is a reflection of how people listen to music from their systems more a value judgement of what’s important in music reproduction. That
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Rega Apollo CD Player

Specifications: Laser : Semiconductor Laser Wavelength: 780nm Line Output Maximum Level: 2V-(load impedance minimum10k-ohm) Digital Output Maximum Level: 0.5V (load impedance 75-ohm) Digital Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz Mains Voltages: 230V (minimum190V maximum 250V) @50/60Hz 115V (minimum 95V maximum 125V) @50/60Hz Power Consumption: 2W Dimensions: 435(mm)Wx100(mm)Hx270(mm)D Required Space for Operation: 435W(mm)x180(mm)Hx315(mm)D Weight: Eight pounds Mains Fuses: 230V
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JVC XL-Z1050TN CD Player

Specifications: P-E-M, D-D (Converter Pulse Edge Modulation Differential Linearity error lens converter) Phone jack with level and output level, Display off & mode, Random, repeat, editing mode, side A/B, Program, manual search, Fixed & variable outputs, Digital and Coaxial out with on/off switch, Index, fade, volume. Size: 17-3/4″W x 13-1/2D x 4-1/2H, Weight 18 lbs.
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Grant Fidelity CD-327A

The Grant Fidelity CD-327A is a high quality CD player that is manufactured in China for Grant Fidelity which is based in Canada. Grant Fidelity is headed by Ian Grant a Senior Systems Designer and Engineer with an extensive multifaceted background in construction, audio, mechanical design and project management. Although Grant Fidelity is only one
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Cheap Tweaks Part 2: Isolation Devices

6$ Vibrapod (Model 1 to 5: 2.5 to 25 lbs/per pod) 8$ Vibracone (Max 25lbs per cone) As I’ve written in part 1, one of the first things to get dropped from a component conception stage by a designer to reach a price point (especially when it’s supposed to be affordable) is the isolation. They
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Underwood Modified XCD-5 from Onix CD-5

Level 1 Upgrade from new Onix unit $750, currently owned unit (CD-88, CD-99 or CD-5) is $400 Level 1+ Upgrade is $870 new. 3 Year Warranty honored by Onix (AV123) 770-667-5633 1-10pm Eastern Time Last month I review the Onix CD-5 and came away very impressed, especially for $399. During the review process, I was
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Onix CD-5 Compact Disc Player

Specifications: Burr-Brown PCM 1738 24-bit/192kHz DAC Philips VAM1202/19 transport Frequency Response: 20hz-20khz(+/-0.5db) Harmonic Distortion: 0.003(1khz) Signal to Noise: 120db Channel Separation: 110db High-Gloss Black front plate and solid chassis Two digital outputs; 1 x coaxial and 1 x optical Standard analog output Detachable power cord Dimensions: W17 x D14.5 x H3 in. Weight: 15 lbs.
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