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CD PLAYER: Ayon Audio CD-3

Ayon Audio CD-3 Tube CD Player
Class A Triode Vacuum Tube Output Stage
External Tube Regulated Power Supply
Single Ended & Balanced Operation
with Remote Control
The Finest Tube CD Player Available
Made in Austria


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Ayon Audio of Austria - Granting Audiophiles around the globe, balance, clarity, perspective, dynamics, bloom, decay...The entire musical message for over 20 years.

Ayon Audio offers a complete line of high performance audio components.

Naturally flowing curves and sophisticated color schemes characterize the aesthetics of the Ayon Audio line-up, offering a timeless value of understated elegance.

Ayon Audio engineers are established leaders in their respective fields of high-end audio expertise. The range of activities covers the development of high performance vacuum triode tubes, the design of sonically superior tube preamps, tube CD Players, tube power amplifiers, state of the art cables and advanced technology speaker systems.

Ayon Audio establishes a new benchmark in vacuum-tube CD-Player performance by combining a true balanced and single-ended tube output stage with an external tube regulated power supply. The CD-3 provides natural dynamics, precise rhythm, extremely smooth, colorful and a high-definition sound. Pure Class A.

The Ayon Audio CD-3, establishes a new level of musical performance, stunning vitality, clarity, warmth and dynamic contrasts, coupled with superb construction and the Ayon Audio audiophile quality components.

Every Ayon Audio CD-Player delivers the emotional power of music with a visceral impact, convincingly deep bass and a warm and fluid mid-range. Their high frequencies portrayal is never harsh or strident, and possesses natural grace - a glistening life-like presentation. Image projection is exceptionally three dimensional with the most subtle spatial energy revealed with precision.

SPECIFICATIONS

Ayon Audio Tube CD-Player CD-3
Conversation rate 192kHz / 24 bit
CD transport Sony KSS-213Q
Tube complement 4 x 6H30
Tube complement Power Supply RCA 6AX5GT
Dynamic range > 110dB
Output level @ 1 kHz / Rms 4.50 V
Output impedance Single Ended-RCA 30 Ohms
Output impedance Balanced-XLR 120 Ohms
Digital output 75 Ohm S/PDIF (RCA)
Analog output RCA & XLR
S/N ratio > 108 dB
Frequency response 20Hz - 20kHz +/- 0.2dB
Total harmonic distortion @ 1kHz < 0.002%
Remote control Yes
Power consumption 50 Watts
Dimensions: CD-Player (WxDxH) cm 46x31x10 cm
Dimensions: Power Supply (WxDxH) cm 46x31x10 cm
Weight: CD-Player / Power Supply 8 kg / 14 kg


Features

  • 2 chassis full-featured true balanced Top Loader CD-Player
  • Pure Class-A triode vacuum-tube output stage for single-ended & balanced operation
  • 4 x 6H30 triode tubes, precise quad matched / Russia
  • Ultra compact output buffer
  • Upsampling 24/192kHz
  • Sony CD transport mechanism
  • Suspension system to isolate the CD-transport from vibration
  • Magnetic CD-puck and dark acryl glass CD-cover
  • Purist design and shortest possible analog signal paths
  • 24K gold-plated PCB for analog output stage
  • Highly selected, finest quality passive components used in all applications
  • Fully hand assembled to insure the highest level of craftsmanship
  • Beautifully crafted high grade 8mm aluminum-brushed, black anodized chassis
  • Central one-point earth grounding
  • Audio circuit boards are anti-resonance-damped mounted
  • Silver solder used for the best electrical connection
  • Warm up function - extends tube life time
  • Backlit buttons
  • Mirrored display glass
  • Display dimmer & mute function
  • All front & rear panel descriptions are engraved
  • Absorber aluminum feet with superior damping characteristics
  • Mundorf/Germany - Supreme capacitors
  • Heavy duty RCA gold-plated input jacks
  • Neutrik/Swiss - XLR chassis connectors
  • Metal remote commander
  • Chassis finish: black

Power Supply

External power supply - tube regulated & stabilized (RCA 6AX5GT rectifier tube) 2 large noiseless toroidal power transformers are encased, excellent damped and RFI/EMI ultra-shielded (custom-made for Ayon Audio)

Choke regulated power supply
Ultimate silver-ceramic fuse / Germany
AC Phase control indicator
Ayon - Premium signal cable for internal wiring
Ayon Power cord between power supply & CD-Player




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8355 E Butherus Dr. Suite 1
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260
1-800-676-1085 Sales x2
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info@usatubeaudio.com
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