This is a non-conventional CD transport that uses a computer CD-ROM / CD-RW / DVD-ROM / DVD-RW as the basic drive unit. Using those drives provides very low jitter due to its internal cache and high speed processing capability. The pickup performance is way better and far accuracy than conventional CD or DVD players.
It can also be upgraded or serviced very easily by just removing the CD-ROM/ CD-RW and replacing it with a new one. The sound quality of this CD transport is very transparent and airy with a very well defined image and sound stage. It can reproduce every trace of music harmonics without difficulty. User friendly infra-red remote control with full track forward, reverse, stop, pause and play function included .
It provide high output DIRECT-DRIVE SPDIF and AESEBU digital signal without pass thru the wave-deformed output transformer, super high accuracy and super low jitter data transmission, end result is very high resolution without loss and natural sound at the same time, you can easily hear the different layers of musical instruments showing right in front of you.
Back light LCD display for track monitoring and easy control purpose.
This unit installed with SSD, and also with internet connection capability, USB2.0 and USB3.0 ports too. With the hook up of conventional keyboard and mouse for PC and a LCD display, you can use this unit as a computer and do all the music download , web serfing and music playing as well as DVD music / movies playback.
Same price for aluminum and MDF chassis, solid-oak chassis add C$250