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It is a CD / Super Audio CD player released by Denon intended for the audiophile looking for a high quality sound.

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adds a lot of warmth to the mids

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highs are sweet and melodic, don't get tinny

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good support for SACD, outputs clear high-definition sound

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silver front looks sleek and cool, very original design

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full range of outputs to support the best possible quality of amplifier

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provide an almost-analog sound compared to a record player, do a good job fleshing out the digital range of a CD

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audiophiles will notice just a little less bass support than the mids and highs

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The Denon DCD-CX3 is a CD / Super Audio CD player released by Denon intended for the audiophile looking for a high quality sound. This compact CD player is designed and engineered to extract the maximum musical enjoyment from your favorite CD's and features Super Audio CD playback for the ultimate listening experience. Inside the rugged vibration-resistant chassis are independant power supplies for the analog and digital sections including separate power transformers for each, eliminating interference for the widest possible dynamic range and musical detail. It also featured Denon's renowned AL24 Processing which extracts hidden details in the audio and the Pure Direct mode disables the front panel display for minimum interference and maximum fidelity. It has machined brass gold plated connectors for compatibility with audiophile grade interconnects as well as an optical digital output to connect to a digital recorder. The Denon DCD-CX3 comes with an easy to use slimline remote control.

  • Analog OUT x 1
  • Digital Coaxial OUT x 1
  • Digital Optical OUT x 1
  • Channels: 2 channels
  • Compatible discs: CD, Super Audio CD, CD-R/RW (MP3, WMA)
  • Frequency response, SACD: 2hz-50kHz
  • Frequency response, CD: 2hz-20kHz
  • Dynamic Range, SACD: 109 dB
  • Dynamic Range, CD: 100 dB
  • Signal to noise ratio, SACD: 112 dB
  • Signal to noise ratio, CD: 118 dB
  • Output Voltage (unbalanced): 2.0V (10kohms)
  • Power supply: AC 120 V, 60 Hz
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 300 x 80 x 310 mm
  • Weight: 7.0 kg
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