60+ Years of Audiophile Heritage
Founded in 1953, Marantz has a long and rich history of designing audiophile components that have been embraced by music lovers and critical listeners around the world. Because Music Matters so much in our lives, the CD5005 carries on our long tradition of delivering a superlative music listening experience.
Audiophile quality connectivity
Gold Plated Audio Connectors, Remote control Input and output, Optical and Coaxial Digital Audio Output.
Instead of employing conventional IC-based op amp chips in the final audio output stage, the CD5005 features our exclusive HDAM-SA2 discrete component modules, which provide wide bandwidth, fast slew rate, lowest noise and lowest distortion. The HDAM-SA2 is a highly refined HDAM module, with superior performance compared to earlier HDAM versions, and is found on our high end disc players and our audiophile network audio players.
Reference Quality Digital to Analogue Conversion
For compatibility with the widest range of audio formats, the CD5005 features the reference class CS4398 24 bit/192 kHz digital to analog converter, the same device found on our premium models.