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Akai CD-73

Compact Disc Player (1990-93)

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Akai CD-73


Disc format: CD

Digital converter: 2 x PCM56P, 18 bit, 4x oversampling

CD Mechanism: KSS-151A

Frequency response: 5Hz to 20kHz

Dynamic range: 97dB

Signal to Noise Ratio: 106dB

Total harmonic distortion: 0.0025%

Line output: 2V

Digital outputs: coaxial, optical

Dimensions: 425 x 112 x 330mm

Weight: 7.5kg

Price: GBP £450


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Reviewed May 01st, 2017 by blocco

A beautifully built CD player the CD-73 still shines today in terms of musical presentation. There is a dynamic, up-front quality to the sound which puts the fun back into music.



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