With the rise and convenience of playing music through digital streaming platforms and downloading digital music files, CDs and SACDs have lost their popularity among the general public. But to this day, CDs and SACDs are still loved and appreciated by audiophiles and music lovers!
What are CDs and SACDs?
You might have used CDs before, maybe you have even collected a few CDs in the past! The CD is a compact disc that is a portable storage device that can record, store, and play various forms of media including music. On the other hand, SACDs are super audio compact discs developed by Sony and Philips that look similar to CDs.
SACDs differ from CDs in terms of their capabilities. SACDs have a high storage capacity and are also capable of providing a higher bit rate, multichannel sounds, and longer playback than traditional CDs due to its multiple layers. Thus, it’s why it’s still loved by audiophiles and music lovers. With an SACD, you can enjoy high quality audio with crisp and clear sound.
Are SACD Players worth it?
It’s worth noting that SACDs aren’t produced as much these days due to the format’s lack of popularity. But, if you’re someone who enjoys the classics like Bruce Springsteen, The Eagles, Otis Redding, and Pink Floyd, trust us when we say that your audio setup will be taken to the next level with an SACD Player.
With today’s technological advances in audio equipment, an SACD player is a great addition to adding great sound to your audio setup for an immersive listening experience. Not only do SACD Players play high quality audio from SACDs but some players offers the capability of playing music from your favourite audio streaming services. Remember that CD collection of yours? Most SACD players are also capable of playing compact discs. From its flexibility to playing both CDs and SACDs, and their capability of even playing multichannel studio audio, a SACD is definitely worth the investment.
Our Favourite CD/SACD Players
At Noteworthy Audio, we have a wide selection of CD and SACD Players available from industry leading manufacturers including Arcam, Audionote, Luxman, Rega, Technics, and more. Here are some of our favourite CD & SACD Players in stock.
- Arcam CDS50 CD SACD Player + Streamer
- Audionote CD 1.1x Tube Player
- Luxman D-07X CD SACD MQA Disc Player + DAC
- REGA Saturn R MK3 CD Player DAC
- Technics SL-G700M2 + SACD CD Player Dac Streamer
Contact Noteworthy Audio Today!
Thinking of investing in a CD or SACD player? Maybe you’re thinking about building or upgrading your audio setup. Feel free to reach out and contact us if you have any questions about CD/SACD Players or anything audio related! We’re always happy to help!
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