Single rackspace CD player, with balanced XLR outputs.
CD-500B is a slot-loading CD player, 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.
With more plugs than Warnie’s head, you get both RCA unbalanced and XLR balanced analog outputs, as well as S/PDIF and AES/EBU digital outputs. It can be controlled through RS-232C, parallel, wireless remote control or an optional RC-3F footswitch.
CD-500B supports MP3 and WAV file playback from CD-ROM as well as traditional audio CDs. It 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.