Shipping Dimensions:21.6 x 15.5 x 5.35 in
-MP3 and WAV CD Support
-Stereo XLR and RCA Outputs
-Optical and Coaxial Digital OutputsThe CD-500B Single-Rackspace CD Player from Tascam provides high-quality audio playback in a slim 1RU design. The player plays standard audio CDs, as well as CD-ROM discs encoded with MP3 or WAV files. The CD-500B offers a number of playback options, including single, random, A/B, program play, incremental play, power-on play, and more. An onboard LCD display shows important info, while a 10-key pad provides instant access to tracks.
The player offers stereo analog XLR and RCA outputs, as well as optical and coaxial S/PDIF digital outputs and an XLR AES/EBU digital output, allowing you to connect to a variety of sound systems. The CD-500B is designed with versatile control options in mind. A wireless remote is included, and connectors are provided for RS-232C, parallel, and footswitch control. Additional features such as fading, EOM, and more are included to provide ultimate versatility in a compact design.
TASCAM’s best-selling line of single-rackspace CD players has been updated with the CD-500B. The CD-500B is a slot-loading CD player with a new transport, featuring brushless motors and an edge-grabbing mechanism to prevent disc damage. A front-panel 10-key pad is available for instant access to CD tracks, and flash start is available for instant playback.
The CD-500B supports MP3 and WAV file playback from CD-ROM as well as traditional audio CDs. The TASCAM CD-500B includes 16% pitch control for CD playback speed. Other features include incremental play, fader start, Call/return to last play point, fade in/out, power on play and more.
A variety of control and interface ports are found onto the rear panel. Both RCA unbalanced and XLR balanced analog outputs are provided, as well as S/PDIF and AES/EBU digital outputs. The CD-500B can be controlled through RS-232C, Parallel, wireless remote control or an optional RC-3F footswitch.
-Type Rackmount, Slot-Loading
-Compatible Discs CD, CD-R, and CD-RW
-Audio CD (CD-DA), MP3, and WAV
-Supported Bit/Sample Rates MP3: Up to 320kbps
-WAV: Up to 16-bit/48kHz
-Audio CD: 16-bit/44.1kHz
-D to A Converters 16-bit
-Frequency Response 20Hz - 20kHz ±0.5dB
-Dynamic Range 95dB or More
-Signal-to-Noise Ratio 95dB or More
-Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) 0.005% or Less
-Channel Separation 95dB or More
-Connectors 1 x AC Power Input
-1 x Unbalanced Stereo RCA Output (2 Jacks, L/R)
-1 x Balanced Stereo XLR Output (2 Jacks, L/R)
-1 x Coaxial RCA S/PDIF Digital Output
-1 x Optical S/PDIF Digital Output
-1 x XLR AES/EBU Digital Output
-1 x 9-Pin RS-232C Control Connector
-1 x 15-Pin Parallel Control Connector
-1 x 3.5mm Relay In
-1 x 3.5mm Relay Out
-1 x 2.5mm Footswitch Connector
-1 x 1/4" Stereo Headphone Jack
-Remote Control Wireless Remote Included, Wired Control Possible
-Power 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz
-Operating Temperature 41 to 104°F (5 to 40°C)
-Installation Within 30°