CD-player Reviews

ADC 16/2R
CD-player

Long recognized as a major source of phono cartridges and equalizers, ADC extended its product line into the digital age in 1984, when it began making compact disc players. Partially...
AMC CD8
CD-player

Although CD players have been a part of the hi-fi scene for only a little over a decade, they have long since superseded the phonograph record as a prime source of recorded music and...
Adcom GCD-575
CD-player

Adcom's GCD-575 CD player combines simple, easy-to-operate controls with several advanced circuit-design features that set it apart from other players. Despite its considerable operating...
Akai CD-93B
CD-player

At first glance Akai's Reference Master CD-93B, which heads the company's current line of CD players, looks much like many other full-featured players, but it has a number of advanced...
Akai CD-A70
CD-player

Akai's CD-A70 compact disc player features a three-beam laser pickup (one for signal pickup and two for accurate tracking of the spiral recorded track). It also offers an exceptional...
Akai CD-D1
CD-player

The extensive automatic features and programmable operation of the Akai CD-D1 make it one of the most versatile Compact Disc players we have used. Like all CD players, the CD-D1 employs...
Bang&Olufsen Beogram CDX
CD-player

Like other Bang & Olufsen products, the Beogram CDX Compact Disc player has a unique combination of styling and operating features. The top-loading, low-profile player has a sloping,...
California Audio Labs DX-1
CD-player

Although possibly not a household name, California Audio Labs, or CAL, is well known to audiophiles as a manufacturer of high-quality digital audio equipment and as the first to make...
California Audio Labs DX-2
CD-player

California Audio Labs manufactures a number of "high-end" CD players ranging in price from $600 to $2,000. The DX-2 is the latest addition to the line and one of the company's most...
Carver SD/A-490t
CD-player

The Carver SD/A-490t, a full-featured CD player, offers an unusual combination of the new and the old in audio technology. For example, it uses the latest in 1-bit MASH digital-to-analog...
Denon DCD-3300
CD-player

The Denon DCD-3300, the company's top-of-the-line CD player, contains many design refinements designed to extract the maximum sound quality from compact discs. Among these is an improved...
Harman Kardon HD500
CD-player

Harman Kardon's HD 500 Compact Disc player appears disarmingly simple and basic compared with some of the more elaborate units currently on the market. It is tastefully styled to match...