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CD1

Description
Compact disc player.

Introduced
1995

Discontinued
?

Revisions
-

Options
-

MSRP (US new retail)
$2,995

Specifications

Frequency response 0.1Hz - 20kHz ±0.2dB
Distortion -80dB (0.01%)
S/N ratio 95 dBA
Phase linearity 20Hz - 20kHz, ±0.5°
Channel separation  
Resolution 16 bits
Output impedance 350 ohms balanced, 175 ohms unbalanced
Analog outputs Balanced on XLR jacks
Unbalanced on RCA jacks
Digital outputs S/PDIF on RCA jack
AES/EBU on XLR jack
AT&T ST-Type optical
TosLink optical
Drive mechanism Optical pickup: 3-beam LDGU with holographic diffraction light pen
Laser: GaAiAs semiconductor, 780 nm wavelength, 0.mW maximum output
Servo: Digitally controlled low-inertia linear positioning actuator<
Jitter reduction: High-stability crystal-controlled reclocking for all outputs
Power requirements  
Other Oversampling: 256 times
Dimensions 19" W x 5.25" H x 11.75" D. Handles extend 1.5" in front of unit, rear connectors extend 0.75" to the rear
Weight 17 lbs.

Reviews

Vol. 18 No. 12, Vol. 19 No. 11, Vol. 20 No. 1

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