Accustic Arts
Player II
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The PLAYER II is an absolutely top-class CD player and D/A converter.

Playable formats: Playable disc formats: CD, CD-R, CD-RW
Analog outputs: 1 x balanced – 2 x 47 Ω (XLR)
1 x unbalanced – 47 Ω (RCA)
Digital inputs: 2 x S/P-DIF; coaxial – 75 Ω (RCA)
1 x S/P-DIF; optical
1 x USB 2.0 (asynchronous)
Input data format: Hi-res audio up to 24 bit / 192 kHz
D/A converter: 32 bit/384 kHz upsampling technology
Distortion (THD + N): 0.001 %
Crosstalk: < 100 dB with digital 0 dB
Dimensions (H x W x D): 165 x 482 x 375 mm / 6.5 x 19 x 14.8 inches
Weight: 22 kg / 48.5 lbs.

Player II Highlights

  • CD-PlayerCD player and high-quality D/A converter in one unit
  • High-precision 32-bit / 384 kHz upsampling technology
  • The new transport CD Pro-8, with outstanding sound characteristics
    – Solid metal cast chassis with elaborate mechanical decoupling
    – Storage of the drive in a solid aluminum housing (so-called subchassis construction principle)
    – Fixed CD in the drive by means of precise puck with integrated magnet, made of chromed brass
  • Separate D / A conversion function through 4 digital inputs: 2 x coaxial (RCA), 1 x optical and 1 x USB 2.0 (24/192 asynchronous)
  • Playback of various HD audio data (WAV, FLAC, ALAC, etc.) up to 24/192 from a PC or laptop via USB interface
  • USB drivers for Windows® and Mac OS X® are included. Playback of high-definition DSD audio signals
  • 2 separate, generously sized power supplies for laser control, digital signal processing, display control and D / A converter section
  • Very high power supply capacity
  • 2 x 25 VA toroidal transformer of the highest quality (“Made in Germany”) for high output reserves
  • Spatial separation of the analogue and digital sections in the D / A converter stage for the best possible signal-to-noise ratio
  • Resonance minimizing metal housing
  • Front panel made of microlized aluminum
  • ACCUSTIC ARTS® system remote control
  • ACCUSTIC ARTS® PLAYER II is guaranteed “Handmade in Germany”