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CD player buying guide
by David Brown

Have a large CD collection? Learn about the options available on today's CD and SACD players.

CD player glossary
by Loren Barstow

Learn about Compact Disc features and performance specifications.

DAC buying guide
by Joshua Crane

Learn how to find the best outboard digital-to-analog converter for your home or portable audio applications.

It doesn't take deep pockets or "golden ears" to obtain and appreciate good sound. Learn about the terms used to describe sound, so you can find the right audio gear.

Searching for SACDs
by Ralph Graves

"So what's the deal with SACDs?" a friend asked recently. "I'm looking for a new disc player, but I never see SACDs in the stores. Should I even bother getting an SACD...

Cambridge Audio's Azur 851C is a high-end CD player that delivers exceptional clarity from your CD collection, and also functions as a state-of-the-art

A group of audio enthusiasts got together in the Crutchfield Labs to audition a Cambridge Audio/PSB music system and give their impressions.

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