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How much would you pay for a CD player?

The SACD for Super Audio CD is supposed to provide “uber” good sound, and I’m sure that all the music loving Geeks already have one at home… or maybe not… Today TEAC is coming up with the “VRDS X-05&[...]
How much would you pay for a CD player?

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Yamaha targets the “old” generation with its latest SACD’s and Amps.

This is not a mystery, but older people (generally) have more money to spend than the young, so in order to make sure to get more money from products, manufacturers are now targeting products to this new eldorado; like Yamaha, for exam[...]
Yamaha targets the “old” generation with its latest SACD’s and Amps.

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A new SACD and CD player from Pioneer

It seems that some people are actually still using SACD, a type of CD which, thanks to a bunch of urban myths, is said to give an impeccable sound quality on CD. Anyway, this may be your chance to actually get to try and verify if this[...]
A new SACD and CD player from Pioneer
A new SACD and CD player from PioneerA new SACD and CD player from PioneerA new SACD and CD player from Pioneer

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The New PS3 with 40GB of HDD is now official in Japan.

Sony Computer Entertainemento (Japanese-English for Entertainment) has officially announced that the New PS3 CECHH00 Series, which is roughly a PS3 with HDMI, and 60GB version which loses 20GB of storage will be sold in Japan for 39980[...]
The New PS3 with 40GB of HDD is now official in Japan.

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Pioneer’s universal DVD player

The Blu-Ray may or may not be THE High Definition format for discs, but the DVD is still capable of sweet things, and Pioneer proves it to us with the DV-800AV, a universal DVD player capable of upscaling to 1080p (HDMI), play DivX, Xv[...]
Pioneer’s universal DVD player
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The “S” and “K” versions of Pioneer’s latest DVD player

The ultra thin DV 600AV DVD player made by Pioneer is available in Silver (S) or Black (K) and should play most of the discs that you have such as DVD-Video, DVD-R/-RW, DL-R/-RW, DVD+R/+RW, DL+R/+RW, DVD-Audio, SACD, SVCD, VCD, CD, CD-[...]
The “S” and “K” versions of Pioneer’s latest DVD player

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An SACD player for your car, by Sony

Sony proposes, on the US market, an SACD player and an SACD player with video support for cars! Ladies and gentlemen, welcome the MEX-DEV2000 and XAV-W1 with 7 inches TFT monitor (WVGA)! More infos in the official press release! SAN DI[...]
An SACD player for your car, by Sony
An SACD player for your car, by SonyAn SACD player for your car, by SonyAn SACD player for your car, by SonyAn SACD player for your car, by Sony

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2 new SACD readers by Pioneer

The X-Z7 and X-Z9 are Pioneer’s latest SACD/CD players coming with MP3 and WMA compatibility, as if it wasn’t enough (could it be anyway?) each product features its own type of speakers and a USB port for you to plug in one[...]
2 new SACD readers by Pioneer
2 new SACD readers by Pioneer2 new SACD readers by Pioneer

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Yamaha for your ears only

A new A/V amplifier from Yamaha, called the DSP-AX761: the HDMI is there, 1080p support as well but the news come from the support of audio formats such as the DSD, SACD and HD too through the compatibility with what the Blu-Ray discs [...]
Yamaha for your ears only

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TEAC Esoteric, 20 years and a special edition

The Esoteric product range has been existing for 20 years. To celebrate the event, TEAC offers a SACD and AMP audio combo. For €4500, you can get the SA-10 player (SACD) with iLink, XLA, RCA, the VOSP system, a Cirrus Logic CS4398 24bi[...]
TEAC Esoteric, 20 years and a special edition

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HDTV: Sony TA-F501, the SA-CD sound for everybody

Sony had prepared a small press conference this morning to present a set of SA-CD products, including the TA-F501 SA-CD player, the 32bit S-Master PRO SCD-X501 receiver, and a pair of SS-K10ED speakers. With a price set at less than €1[...]
HDTV: Sony TA-F501, the SA-CD sound for everybody

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UX-3 Pi, the TEAC universal DVD player

TEAC offers an incredible product range! The Esoteric range has the UX-3 Pi, a universal DVD player supporting SACD, video and audio DVDs. It has an HDMI 1.3 output, a D4 and a Firewire port. But it costs €5,375…
UX-3 Pi, the TEAC universal DVD player

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2 Marantz universal DVD players with HDMI

Marantz announced yesterday 2 new universal DVD players (supporting audio and video DVDs, CDs, SACDs, DivX and WMA) with an HDMI 1.1 output and DVD upscale to 1080p. They’re available either in LARGE size (DV9600) or ULTRA SLIM (DV6001[...]
2 Marantz universal DVD players with HDMI

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13S1, the Marantz SACD solution

If you’re among the people who buy SACD (I like DTS), Marantz offers a new SACD player and pre-amp, the 13S1. The pre-amp outputs 2x140W at 4Ω, has a range of 2Hz to 20kHz, and 111dB for the SACD player .
13S1, the Marantz SACD solution

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TEAC X-01 D2, the SACD player for the masses

If you have an extra 9,700.00 euros on your account… this is the Xmas gift you need! The X-01 D2 is a SACD (Super Audio CD) player which is in fact an enhanced P-03 model from the TEAC ESOTERIC range. Besides the VRDS-NEO reading techn[...]
TEAC X-01 D2, the SACD player for the masses

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2 Yamaha universal players

Yamaha offers today 2 new universal DVD players, including the DVD-S2700 and S1700. Both support audio and video DVDs, SACDs and DivX, MP3, WMA and JPEG. They also offer the upscale to 1080i and 1080p, and have of course an HDMI port. [...]
2 Yamaha universal players

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New Denon universal DVD player with HDMI

Denon offers today the DVD-1930, a universal player supporting video DVDs, SACD, MP3 and WMA CDs, and also DVD burned in VR mode. The player also has an HDMI port and offers upscale in 1080p.
New Denon universal DVD player with HDMI

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New Denon SACD set

Denon offers a new PRE-MAIN AMP set, the PMA-CX3, and a SACD player, the DCD-CXA, both available sometime during November. The PRE-MAIN AMP has a 75Wx2 (4Ω) max output. The power supply and main board are separated to avoid possible in[...]
New Denon SACD set

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SA-7S1, the Marantz SACD player for music lovers

Also at a price tag of 5000 euros, Marantz has a SACD player, available in Bronze or Silver… You know what to do if you need more information! More seriously, if somebody’s is knowledgeable in the area, go ahead and make yourself known!
SA-7S1, the Marantz SACD player for music lovers

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Pure sound at a small price by Pioneer

Pioneer offers a new SACD player, the PD-D6; and 2 amplifiers, the A-A6 (2x88W, 4Ω, 20-20kHz) and A-A9 (2x110W, 4Ω, 20-20kHz). You can use the A-A9 with your computer, thru its integrated USB port. The SACD player uses the DSD technolo[...]
Pure sound at a small price by Pioneer

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Onkyo and its universal player

Onkyo presents a new player, capable of reading not only CDs and video DVDs, but also SACDs, with support for DivX, MP3/WMA, an HDMI output, and 1080i upscale. It also has the Onkyo VLSC chips (Vector Linear Shaping Circuitry), for a price of 290 euros.
Onkyo and its universal player

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2 new Marantz AV amplifiers

Marantz will offer next month 2 new AV amplifiers, including the SR7001 (140Wx7) and the SR5001 (110Wx7). Both amplifiers have HDMI input/output ports (4 on the SR7001 and 2 on the 5001). They are SACD and iPod compatible.
2 new Marantz AV amplifiers

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