/ CD-1 Disc Player

260D/ CD-1 Disc Player

The MOON 260D Disc Player is the perfect companion source component for the 250i Integrated Amplifier. Incorporating technologies found in our highly acclaimed MOON CD players, the 260D uses highly advanced digital and analog circuitry to produce an astounding level of sonic performance with no equal in its price range.

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With features including a fully customized CD transport mechanism, a bidirectional RS-232 port, a large easy-to-read display, an IR input for external control, and luxurious industrial build quality, the MOON 260D will provide for many years of listening pleasure and hassle-free use.

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Technical aspects

Ultra-low noise toroidal transformer driven power supply with 8 stages of DC voltage regulation
Internal upsampling which uses 24-bit/352.8kHz processing
Proprietary M-ProDrive transport mechanism with in-house developed hardware & software
BurrBrown PCM1793 high-resolution 24-bit/192-kHz DAC and 8X oversampling digital filter
All digital and analog audio circuitry mounted on a single circuit board, each with their own respective ground plane, to minimize signal path lengths and eliminate any potential for interference and signal degradation
Alpha Clocking System with PLL synchronization for exceptionally low intrinsic jitter levels
Advanced analog signal path using a DC servo circuit and proprietary 12dB/octave analog filter
RS-232 port for (i) full unsolicited bidirectional feedback and (ii) firmware updates
IR input for external control
SimLink™ controller port for 2-way communications with other compatible MOON components
PCB w/ pure copper tracings & gold plating that yields low impedance characteristics
Rigid chassis construction to minimize the effects of external vibrations
Optimized selection of very high quality electronic components
Designed to be powered up at all times for optimal performance
Includes CRM-2 remote control.

Magazine reviews

 The Absolute Sound  (USA)  Wayne Garcia  September 2008  Issue #185
 Audio & Video  (Brazil)  Ricardo de Marino  September 2009 - #149
 AudioArt  (Taiwan)  Staff  December 2009  #255
 Audiophile  (Thailand)  Staff  April 2012
 Audio Magazine   (Russia)  Staff  June 2008  # 3 (80)
 Diapason  (France)  Staff  October 2008
 Fullrange.kr  (Korea)  Staff  September 2012
 FWD Magazine  (Belgium)  Thomas Van den Bossche February 2013
 GM2000  (Thailand)  Staff  January 2010  #154
 hi-fi+  (United Kingdom)  Roy Gregory  September 2014  #115
 Hi-Fi & Hi-Vi Monthly  (Taiwan)  Staff  September 2009  #352
 Hi-Files   (Serbia)  Nikola Stojanovic  January 2009  #27
 hi-fimedia   (Croatia)  Gordan Gazi  2008  #70
 hifi.nl   (Netherlands)  Kilian Bakker  June 2008
 Hi Fi Review   (Hong Kong)   Staff  October 2008   #268
 HIGH Fildelity  (Poland)  Wojciech Pacula  March 2008  #47
 MY-HIEND   (Taiwan)  Leo Yeh  September 2012
 New Audiophile   (Hong Kong)  Staff  December 2009  #105
 Quebec Audio/Video   (Canada)  Francois Gagne  Feb/March 2008
 Son & Image   (Canada)  Staff  March/April 2008   Vol. 9 no. 4
 Sound & Sight (Singapore)    Staff  Jan/Feb 2009  #67
 SoundStage!   (www)    Doug Schneider  March 2008  
 Stereo & Video   (Russia)  Staff  June 2009  #172
 Stereo & Video   (Russia)  Staff  June 2008 #160
 StereoPlay   (Germany)  Dalibor Beric  March 2011
 Super AV   (Hong Kong)   Staff  May 2009
 tone  (New Zealand)  Brett Gideon  Jan./Feb. 2010  # 80
 u-audio   (Taiwan)  Staff  July 2009
 UHF Magazine  (Canada)  Gerard Rejskind  2008  Vol. 84
 Video & Audio   (Russia)  Staff  2008/09  #15 
 Vi-Fi   (Netherlands)  Marco Bouwer  November 2010  #60
 What Hi*Fi?   (France)  Staff  July 2008
 What Hi*Fi?   (Spain)  Staff  April 2008
 What Hi*Fi?   (Russia)  Staff  August 2012   / June 2009  /  June 2008
 What Hi*Fi?   (United Kingdom)  Staff  April 2008
 yam - hifihivi  (www)  (Taiwan)  Pu Hongqing  May 2010