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Audiolab - 8300CD - CD Player + DAC + Digital Preamplifier

Why Pay Full Price? Why Pay Full Price?
Original price $2,799.00
Original price $2,799.00 - Original price $2,799.00
Original price $2,799.00
Current price $2,549.00
$2,549.00 - $2,549.00
Current price $2,549.00
Availability:
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Availability:
1+ in stock

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Immerse yourself in the world of superior sound with Audiolab's 8300CD - a one-of-a-kind CD Player + DAC + Digital Preamplifier that sets a new bar for audio fidelity. Be swept away by its ability to play SACD quality DSD files through the USB input with impeccable reproduction. Featuring the ESS9018 8 Channel Chip - the heart of Audiolab’s award-winning M-DAC, the 8300CD has the ability to process a mind-blowing resolution from files up to 384kHz/32-bit and DSD256. Designed with a sleek, slot-loading CD drawer, the 8300CD is reliable, minimalist, and modern. Experience a dynamic range like never before, with RCA > 98dB and XLR: > 100dB. Embrace flawless output connections, covetable colour choices, and an ultramodern design. With the Audiolab 8300CD, your audio experience will never be the same.

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ℹ Product Information

Audiolab 8300CD: The Ultimate Audio Enthusiast's Dream

Welcome to an audio enthusiast's dream come true - the pinnacle of CD player evolution. Allow us to introduce you to the Audiolab 8300CD, an impressive fusion of a CD player, DAC (Digital-to-Analog Converter), and digital preamplifier, that's set to ignite the audio scene with its seamless performance and outstanding sonic precision.

It's Audiolab’s most innovative creation yet, edging out its multi-award winning predecessor with upgraded features and increased flexibility. Capable of playing DSD files at full resolution, this CD player brings SACD quality right into your living room, graced with flawless reproduction. The heart of this masterpiece is the highly revered ESS9018 8 Channel Chip - the same unit that fortified Audiolab's multi-award winning M-DAC. In this incarnation though, it's been engineered to process an astounding resolution from files up to 384kHz/32-bit in addition to DSD256. Add to this a newly developed slot loading CD drawer, part of a sleek and modern design, that merges simplicity with dependability.

The sheer magic held in this compact structure is evident in its specifications, showcasing an exceptional dynamic range coupled with significant crosstalk reduction.

And let's not forget the expansive digital and analog connections facilitating streamlined connectivity. The 8300CD is truly the embodiment of Audiolab’s commitment to unparalleled audio performance - a promise made tangible in two vibrant shades: elegant Black and stylish Silver. Take your auditory experience to new heights: explore the magic of the 8300CD today!

Features

  1. Precision-engineered CD Player: This state-of-the-art CD player not only plays CDs but also DSD files at full resolution, bringing SACD quality audio into your home.
  2. Built-in ESS9018 8-Channel Chip: The heart of the 8300CD is the highly coveted ESS9018 8 Channel Chip – the backbone of Audiolab's award-winning M-DAC. It processes an astonishing resolution from files up to 384kHz/32-bit, making it one of the most capable players in the market.
  3. Easy to Use Controls: It includes a remote control for effortless and convenient operation.
  4. Impressive Technical Specifications: With an impressive dynamic range and incredibly low crosstalk, the 8300CD showcases its well-engineered design.
  5. Slot Loading CD Drawer: The newly developed slot loading CD drawer is part of the sleek and modern design, simplifying operation and increasing reliability.
  6. Robust Connectivity: It boasts expansive digital and analog connections, including 2 x RCA Coax, 2 x Optical TOSlink, 1 x AES/EBU, and 1 x USB for PC USB, among others.
  7. Housing & Weight: The 8300CD is housed in a compact structure measuring 78 x 445 x 335mm and weighs 6kg.
  8. Color Options: It is available in elegant Black or stylish Silver.

Benefits

  1. Superb Audio Quality: The 8300CD brings supreme audio fidelity into your home with its CD player, DAC, and preamplifier.
  2. High-resolution Formats: Capable of playing high-resolution files, it allows music enthusiasts to listen to their favorite tracks with unprecedented detail and clarity.
  3. Versatile and Easy Operation: The remote control adds convenience, and the slot loading CD drawer increases reliability and ease-of-use.
  4. Excellent Connectivity: With various digital and analog inputs/outputs, this player can seamlessly integrate into any high-end audio setup.
  5. Compact & Stylish Design: Its sleek, modern design and accessible dimensions make it an eye-catching addition to your home audio setup.
  6. Tailored Aesthetics: With two vibrant shades to choose from, you can match the 8300CD with your home décor perfectly.
  7. Professional Sound Reproduction: The 8300CD’s technical specifications demonstrate its ability to deliver professional-grade sound reproduction.
  8. Unassailable Durability: It is constructed with high-quality materials, cementing its status as a long-lasting investment in supreme audio quality.

Specifications

Specification Details
Product Name Audiolab - 8300CD
Functionality CD Player + DAC + Digital Preamplifier
DSD File Playback Yes, via USB input
DAC Unit ESS9018 8 Channel Chip
Resolution Processing Files up to 384kHz/32-bit and DSD256
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz (+/-0.2dB)
Dynamic Range RCA: > 98dB, XLR: > 100dB
Crosstalk RCA: < -120dB, XLR: < -130dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) RCA <0.002% XLR <0.008%
D/A Converter ESS Sabre 32Bit 9018 Chip
D/A Resolution 32 bits
Sampling Frequency 32kHz - 192kHz (Coaxial/Optical/AES), 32kHz - 384kHz/DSD64/DSD128 (USB)
Analogue Output Connections 1 pair RCA Phono and 1 pair of balanced XLR
Digital Inputs 2 x RCA Coax, 2 x Optical TOSlink, 1 x AES/EBU, 1 x USB for PC
Digital Outputs 1 x Coaxial, 1 x Toslink Optical, 1 x AES/EBU
Accessories Remote Control
Dimensions (in mm) 78(H) x 445(W) x 335(D)
Weight 6kg
Available Colours Black or Silver
CD Drawer Design Slot-Loading

In conclusion, the Audiolab 8300CD is more than just a CD player - it's an essential piece of kit for every discerning audio enthusiast. This masterpiece brings together top-tier engineering and design in a sleek, contemporary package that promises to elevate your music enjoyment to a whole new level. Whether it’s handling the delicate nuances of a classical track, or powering through a rock anthem, the 8300CD will effortlessly deliver awe-inspiring audio with precision, clarity, and depth. It is an audiophile’s companion that delivers unmatched sound quality, serves as a digital vault for all formats, and pioneers in modern features. With its future-proof design, the 8300CD guarantees countless hours of sonic pleasure.

Let us assist you to experience the marvel that is the Audiolab 8300CD. Reach out to us at 1300 308 711, email us at sales@theaudiotailor.com.au or visit us at our Brisbane store located at Unit 9/20 Rivergate Place, Murarrie QLD 4172. Alternatively, use the contact form on our website: Contact Us. Trust Australia's best Hi-Fi store to provide premium quality audio solutions tailored specifically for your needs. With the Audiolab 8300CD, experience how the experts at Audiolab have reshaped the way we listen to music.

ℹ Specifications
Specifications Details
Product Name Audiolab - 8300CD
Functionality CD Player + DAC + Digital Preamplifier
DSD File Playback Yes, via USB input
DAC Unit ESS9018 8 Channel Chip
Resolution Processing Files up to 384kHz/32-bit and DSD256
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz (+/-0.2dB)
Dynamic Range RCA: > 98dB, XLR: > 100dB
Crosstalk RCA: < -120dB, XLR: < -130dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) RCA <0.002% XLR <0.008%
D/A Converter ESS Sabre 32Bit 9018 Chip
D/A Resolution 32 bits
Sampling Frequency 32kHz - 192kHz (Coaxial/Optical/AES), 32kHz - 384kHz/DSD64/DSD128 (USB)
Analogue Output Connections 1 pair RCA Phono and 1 pair of balanced XLR
Digital Inputs 2 x RCA Coax, 2 x Optical TOSlink, 1 x AES/EBU, 1 x USB for PC
Digital Outputs 1 x Coaxial, 1 x Toslink Optical, 1 x AES/EBU
Accessories Remote Control
Dimensions (in mm) 78(H) x 445(W) x 335(D)
Weight 6kg
Available Colours Black or Silver
CD Drawer Design Slot-Loading
Included Accessories Remote Control

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