The CDT500 is a high-performance CD Transport.
The unit will need to be connected to a suitable DAC to work.
If you are looking for a CD transport that really can maximise every single bit of data from your discs, then
you have found it!
With the CDT500 you will hear sounds you've never heard before, that go to CD that you play when you can't decide
what to listen to, the one you know inside out.....Think again! With the CDT500 you will discover nuances that you have never heard before!
Prepare to relisten to your entire collection and hear exactly what the artist originally intended!
The McIntosh CDT500 is the purest disc player McIntosh make.
The machines only job is to read the disc then output a digital version of the audio
this ensure that there are a minimum number of circuits inside the box, this helps
to eliminate electrical interference and aids in increasing the audio performance. Detail,
soundstage, depth and dynamics are all improved.
CDT500 can be connected to a suitable DAC via either of the 4 digital outputs (coaxial, optical, XLR or MCT)
Furthermore using the front-mounted USB socket the CDT500 can replay digital files
Most formats are covered including DSD up to DSD128
*For playback of SACD the CDT must be connected to a suitable McIntosh product that also has the MCT connection.
Connection cable included.