Ayre Acoustics C-5xe CD/SACD Player
Fully tested and working properly. Loads and tracks CDs like a champ
Display is a bit faded but very readable. I’m guessing about 25% lower than new.
This thing is built like a tank.
Includes remote and power cord.
Introducing a giant leap forward in the digital playback technology—the Ayre C-5xe.
This new design creates a completely new product category, the U2 player (universal stereo player).
The first of its kind, this no video, no compromise design plays all existing optical disc formats including: CD, SACD, DVD-Audio, DVD-Video (soundtrack only), and MP-3.
This unique disc player is the ultimate playback machine for the music lover. When the music is paramount, the C-5xe sets a new standard.
The C-5xe is truly for those of us who value the enjoyment of music above all else.
- Plays all optical disc formats: CD, SACD, DVD-Audio, DVD-Video (soundtrack only), MP3
- Single-pass 16x oversampling
- Discrete decoding and playback of all formats in their native domain zero-feedback, DC-coupled, true differential balanced analog circuitry
- Separate linear power supplies for both analog and digital circuitry
Maximum Output Level
2.05 V rms – unbalanced outputs
4.10 V rms – balanced outputs (PCM)
1.00 V rms – unbalanced outputs
2.00 V rms – balanced outputs (DSD)
DC - 20 kHz (44.1 kHz sample rate)
DC - 22 kHz (48 kHz sample rate)
DC - 40 kHz (88.2 kHz sample rate)
DC - 44 kHz (96 kHz sample rate)
DC - 80 kHz (176.4 kHz sample rate)
DC - 88 kHz (192 kHz sample rate)
DC - 100 kHz (2.8224 MHz sample rate)
55 ohms – unbalanced outputs
110 ohms – balanced outputs (55 per phase)
60 watts maximum
17.25" W x 13" D x 4.75" H
(44 cm x 33 cm x 12 cm)
26 pounds (12 kg)