Harman Kardon HD 980 CD player

Harman Kardon HD 980 CD player

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The HD 980 is engineered to deliver the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth. With signal-to-noise specs mirroring those of the mixing consoles on which the original recordings were made, and a 32-bit DSP for the highest possible jitter rejection, the HD 980 delivers musical purity without artifacts or veils. You'll hear nothing (at least not from the HD 980) to distract you from your favorite music. Highlights CD text support MP3 playback with ID3 support 24-Bit/176kHz SRC CD-R/CD-RW playback Features Connectivity One analog stereo audio output Two digital audio outputs (one coaxial and one optical) IR remote extension jacks for control of the player when placed in a cabinet
Model Harman Kardon HD 980 CD player
Specifications Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz, +0dB/0.5dB;
A-weighted S/N Ratio: 110dB;
THD: 100dB; Channel Separation: 100dB
Dimensions (H x W x D) and weight: 63x440x332mm, 3.8kg
Digital processing for highest possible jitter
rejection based on a 32-bit DSP
24-Bit/176kHz sample rate converter (SRC)
24-Bit resolution enhancer for lowest possible noise
level and intermodulation distortion (IMD)
High-grade Wolfson WM8740 D/A converter, capable of
highlighting the outstanding performance of the SRC
CD playback with CD Text functionality
MP3 playback with ID3 Tag information
Digital outputs for direct connection to external
digital-to-analog converters
Sophisticated programming features to automatically
play tracks in preprogrammed or random order
Direct entry of discs and tracks from the remote control;
forward and reverse disc skip
Display of time elapsed and time remaining of current track or
time remaining of programmed tracks
Full compatibility with CD-R and CD-RW format to play
(finalized) recordable and erasable discs
Dimmer reduces brightness of the information screen,
or switches it off completely
Remote control input and output for control via system remote

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Shipping CostsMainland UK (Next-Day)Offshore/Out-of-reach (2-day)Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Scottish Islands, Scilly IslandsRepublic of Ireland (2-day)
Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00
Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99
Surcharge Orders £50.00 £69.99 £79.99
Saturday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A


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Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
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Channel Islands Post Codes: JE, GY
Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25

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