Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport (Black)
£2495
£1995

Offered by: Fanthorpes HiFi, Hull - United Kingdom

Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport (Black)

Price: £1995 Buy It Now!

Original retail price: £2495

Advert reference: 22204

Listed in: CD and SACD players

This item comes with:

  • Original packing
  • Original manual
  • All original accessories

Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport

The Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport is available for demonstration in our Hull store by request.

Save £500 off the Cyrus CDt-XR CD Player when you trade in any old CD Player, making the CDt-XR £1995. For more information about the Cyrus Trade In Offer call us on 01482 223096 or email shop@fanthorpes.co.uk.

The Cyrus CDt-XR is designed as a reference CD transport and incorporaes many novel technologies developed in-house at Cyrus over recent years. Housed within our iconic half-width chassis, The CDt-XR sits above the existing CDi and CDt models, offering a substantive performance upgrade. Listeners will notice a dramatic lowering of the noise floor, bringing enhanced clarity and nuanced detail, brought about through significant design improvements in many areas, yet the characteristic ‘Cyrus-sound’ has been retained.

TRANSPORT / SERVO

Several years ago, Cyrus invested heavily in developing our own in-house CD ‘Servo’ mechanism, our ‘Servo Evolution’. The design principle is to read as much information as possible from the disc itself first time, rather than having to rely on ‘re-reads’ or ‘error-correction’.

Whilst it is true that the data on a CDs is stored in ‘1s and 0s’, the way it is read, using picking up different frequencies of reflected light, has analogue elements to it. Therefore, precision engineering can improve the performance. Off-the-shelf mechanisms produce significant ‘system noise’ when the stepper motors of the mechanism are required to be used during the error correction processes when the data was not picked up on the first pass. Our ‘Servo-Evolution’ system reduces these re-reads and corrections by around 20%, producing not only a cleaner data stream, but significantly less noise.

INTERNAL POWER SUPPLY

The CDt-XR, like all products in the XR series, has had a complete overhaul of the power supplies to each circuit section. The power supplies are much stiffer and have enabled the Cyrus engineers to the get the remarkable SE engine to run even more quietly.

CONTAINING NOISE

Upgraded components along with intelligently designed circuits using ‘counter-current’ methodologies to reduce noise pickup are in evidence throughout the design.

The fundamental principle is that power starts at the ‘quietest’ part of the circuit, before flowing towards the ‘noiser’ sections. Less noise is therefore ‘carried’ or induced into the power paths, limiting the transmission of noise inside the product. Whilst this sounds logical, the application in practice is incredibly complex, and needs to be considered at a system-wide level. Even the geometric alignment of individual components has been optimized to facilitate the cleanest possible flow of power and musical signal.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

A key improvement in the CDt-XR is the re-clocking of the digital signal just before it exits the case. Although noise and timing accuracy are both carefully managed throughout the circuit, this final re-clocking ensures the absolute purity of the outbound digital signal through both the optical and coaxial connections.

It’s worth noting that whilst an integrated CD player offers exceptional value and, although the CDi-XR is as close to ideal as technology reasonably allows, the presence of a DAC circuit in the same case, means the sound can never be as ‘absolutely’ clean as that from a dedicated transport. That, coupled with the fact that the integrated and pre-amplifiers in the XR series, all have pristine on-board Gen 2 QXR DACs, means the CDt-XR is, when used with a complete Cyrus system, the connoisseur’s choice

Part Exchange Available

As you would expect from Fanthorpes hifi, we offer a generous part exchange against the Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport. If you have any hifi that you wish to use as part payment against the Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport then either call us on 01482 223096 or email us at shop@fanthorpes.co.uk and we will give you a price to change. This is a fantastic and hassle free way of making the Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport more affordable.

Finance Available - No Deposit Required*

Fanthorpes hifi can also offer buy now pay later on the Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport, allowing you to spread or defer your payments over a year. If you are interested in taking advantage of our payment terms on the Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport email shop@fanthorpes.co.uk or call us on 01482 223096 and we will email an application form to you

Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport Specification:

  • Digital CD transport
  • Servo Evolution technology
  • Optical and coaxial outputs
  • PSU-XR upgrade port
  • User upgradable firmware
  • iR14 Remote control included
  • Dimensions (H x W x D) – 73 x 215 x 360 mm
  • Weight – 3.7kg

* No deposit required on in store purchases only. Minimum 10% deposit required for online applications on the Cyrus CDt-XR CD Transport.

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Fanthorpes HiFi

6 Hepworth
Silver Street
Hull
hu1 1ju - United Kingdom


Phone: 01482 223096

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