Rotel RCD-1520 CD player

Rotel RCD-1520 CD player

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Packed with innovative analogue and digital circuitry, the ideal CD player to hook up with Rotel RA-1520 integrated amplifier. Both red book CD's and HDCD's can be played . A slot loading CD mechanism interfaces to high quality Burr Brown 24 bit 192kHz DAC's fed from a low jitter clock circuit, ensuring that timing errors do not compromise sound quality A pair of RCA stereo outputs feed your amplifier directly, otherwise you can take the coaxial digital output into the DAC of your choise. This CD player has convenience control features too, in addition to the normal IR remote control, you will find control options by computer and external remote which conforms to industry standard protocols. 12V trigger output allows automation of your CD player with other components. A detachable IEC mains lead completes the package, allowing easy upgrade of power leads.

Disc Capacity     1
Frequency Response     20-20kHz (+/- 0.5dB)
Channel Balance     +/- 0.5dB
Phase Linearity     +/- 0.5 degree
S/N Ratio (IHF A)     > 100dB
Dynamic Range     > 96dB
Digital to Analog Converters     Wolfson High Performance
Channel Separation (1kHz)     > 98dB
THD (20-20,000Hz) 8 Ohms,
all channels driven     0.0045%
IM Distortionce     0.0045%
Max Audio Line Output     2VRMS
Output Impedance     100 Ohms
Digital Output Level (Coax)     0.5 Volt, Peak to Peak
Digital Output Impedance     75 Ohms
Power Requirements USA     115 Volts, 60Hz
Power Requirements CE     230 Volts, 50Hz
Power Consumptions     20 watts
Dimensions (W x H x D) mm     431 x 99 x 320 mm
Dimensions (W x H x D) in     17 x 4 x 12.6 in
Front Panel Height     2U (3.5”)
Shipping Weight     18.7 lbs.


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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
Islands Post Codes: HS1-9, IV40-51, IV55-56, KA27-28, KW15-17, PA20, PA41-49, PA60-78, PH42-44, ZE1-3
Northern Ireland: All BT postcodes
Channel Islands Post Codes: JE, GY
Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25

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