Quad Elite CDP CD player preamp


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Along with all of the features of the Quad Elite CDS, the Quad Elite CDP CD player preamp adds fixed and variable preamplifier outputs, controlled digitally and adjusted both via IR and front panel controls. Incorporates 24 bit 192kHz DAC's to give superbly transparent and dynamic sound quality. You can connect other sources via the six digital inputs for example DAB radio, satellite TV, computer soundcard or games console,

D/A Converter    Crystal CS4398 24 bit DAC
Input Resolution Signals    16-24 bit
Input Sampling Rates    32-96kHz
Frequency Response    20Hz – 20kHz (+0dB / -0.7dB)
Max.Audio Line Output    2.4V RMS, RCA (Fix & Variable Output)
4.8V RMS, Balanced (Quadlink)
Output Impedance    120 Ohms
Total Harmonic Distortion    ‹0.0013% at 1kHz
Dynamic Range    >100dB ‘A’ wtd. 16 bit
>117dB ‘A’ wtd. 24 bit
Signal to Noise Ratio    ›113dB, 24bit (20Hz – 20kHz)
›116dB, 24bit (20Hz – 20kHz) ‘A’ wtd
›94 dB, 16bit (20Hz - 20kHz)
›97 dB, 16bit (20Hz - 20kHz) ‘A’ wtd
Crosstalk    <-120dB at 1kHz
Digital Audio Inputs    3 x RCA Coax 75 Ohms, SPDIF
3 x Optical TosLink, SPDIF
Digital Audio Output    1 x Optical TosLink, SPDIF
Disc Compatibility    CD-DA Conventional Audio CD
CD-R Recordable CD
Main Power On/Off Switch    Yes
Dimensions (H x W x D)    70 x 321 x 310 mm
Weight    4.5 kg
Finish    Black
Remote Control    31 keys

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