Denon Design Series Disc Player: The
ideal companion to Denon's
PMA-60 full digital stereo amplifier (sold separately), the DCD-50 features a high quality disc drive that plays music
CDs as well as data discs with MP3 and WMA tracks. Styled identically to the
PMA-50 or PMA-60, the DCD-50 features an elegant compact chassis that can be operated when
placed horizontally or vertically.
Slot-Loading Disc Mechanism: The convenient slot loading mechanism
dispenses with the usual disc tray, and allows for vertical and horizontal
Disc Compatibility: The Denon DCD-50 plays music CDs and can
also play data CDs, including CD-R and CD-RW discs with MP3 and WMA audio tracks.
The player can recognize up to 255 folders and 255 files. The unit will also
supports ID3-tag and WMA-tag data for the display of song/artist/album
information from MP3 and WMA music files.
- MP3: sampling frequency of 32-320kbps and sampling frequency of
32, 44.1, or 48kHz
- WMA: sampling frequency of 64-192kbps and sampling frequency of
32, 44.1, or 48kHz
32-Bit/192kHz DAC: The DCD-50 contains Denon's own 32bit/192kHz D/A
converter, renowned for its high degree of precision, to bring you the best
sound quality possible with wide dynamic range, extremely low noise, and no
Analog & Digital Outputs: The Denon DCD-50 is equipped with a
digital coaxial output and a analog stereo RCA output.
Front-Panel & Remote Control: The supplied IR remote control features
an ergonomically-designed layout that includes a cursor keypad, number keypad
and dedicated function buttons such as random, repeat, info and program. You can
control both DCD-50 player and PMA-50 or PMA-60 amplifier with the supplied remote. There are also
push-button controls on the front-panel of the CD player to operate Power,
Eject, Play/Pause, Stop, and Previous/Next Track.
- Program Playback: From the remote control you can program up to
25 tracks for playback.
- Direct Search: You can enter a song track or music file directly
using the remote's numeric keypad.
Front-Panel Display: The Clear View OLED screen on the front-panel
features automatic display orientation that detects if the DCD-50 is placed
vertically or horizontally and adjusts the display accordingly. The front-panel
OLED screen shows the CD's total tracks and total time, as well as the track
number and track time, and the song title, artist name and album name (depending
on the disc), along with icons for random mode, repeat 1 and repeat all modes,
and a folder icon for data discs. The dimmer function features 3 levels of
display brightness, adjustable via the remote control. When paired with the
PMA-50 or PMA-60 amplifier, you can adjust the display brightness of both units at the same time.
Vertical or Horizontal Placement: The DCD-50 can be positioned
vertically or horizontally alongside the PMA-50 or PMA-60 stereo amplifier. It can also be
placed horizontally on top of the PMA-50 amplifier. Removable feet and screw
caps make re-configuring the placement of the DCD-50 disc player simple.
Auto Playback & Standby: If you prefer, you can easily configure via
the remote control the DCD-50 to wakeup from standby and start immediate
playback when you insert a disc. Once configured, the DCD-50 will retain your
preferred mode until you decide to change it.
You also have the ability to activate the Auto Standby function, which will
automatically put the DCD-50 in standby mode after 30 minutes of inactivity,
saving energy and the environment
Detachable AC Power Cord: The Denon DCD-50 comes with a
detachable 6' AC power which will need to plugged into an AC wall outlet or
surge protector (sold separately).