Inputs and Outputs Notes
Aluminum/Reinforced Resin Front-Panel: The Marantz CC4003
5-Disc CD changer features an aluminum/reinforced resin front panel to reduce
CS4392 High-Performance D/A
Converters: The CC4003 uses a Super-Audio CD grade 192kHz/24-bit Cirrus
Logic CS4392 D/A converter to provide exceptional sound quality.
CD Playback Technology: During
CD play, the PCM signals recorded on the disc are oversampled to 128fs inside
the D/A converter and then processed by a combination of the dynamic element
matching (DEM) and multi-element switched capacitors to achieve playback
characterized by a high linearity.
Disc Compatibility: The Marantz CC4003 5-Disc CD Changer can play CD, CD-R, and CD-RW discs.
The CD changer also supports MP3/WMA-encoded CD-R and CD-RW discs as well. MP3/WMA files
should be recorded in ISO9660 Level 1 or 2 with a constant or variable bit-rate
of 32-320 kbps (for MP3) and 48-192 kbps (for WMA). The CC4003 can recognize up to 99 MP3/WMA folders, 255 MP3/WMA tracks
per folder, and a total of 999 MP3/WMA tracks per disc. This unit does not support
Display: The CC4003 features a
Dot Matrix FL display. The unit has 3 display
brightness settings (Bright, Dim, Dark).
Direct Disc Access: The CD changer features Direct Disc Access from
the unit's front-panel and its supplied IR wireless remote control.
Disc Exchange: While playing a disc in the CC4003, you can change out
the four other discs.
Music Calendar: A linear music calendar appears at the bottom of the display,
lights up with the number of tracks on the currently selected disc, up to 20. An
"arrow" icon indicates the presence of 21 or more tracks. After a
track has been played, the number for that track disappears from the
calendar display. In addition, the tracks selected during Program Play appear in
the music calendar display, and disappear after they are played.
Playback Options: The CC4003
provides the following options for disc playback:
- Direct Search: Directly
enter the track number on the remote control to play the desired track on a
- Track Skip: Skip to the
next or previous track or the beginning of the current track.
- Forward/Reverse Search: For searching for a particular part of the current track, you can search
forward or backward.
- Repeat Play: You can repeat playback of one track, an entire disc,
or all the discs.
- Random Play: You can play all tracks of a particular disc or all
the discs in random order.
- Program Play: You can arrange and play tracks from all the discs in a specific sequence. Up to
can be programmed. As you are selecting tracks, the display will show the
number of tracks in the program, and the total playing time of the
programmed tracks. During program play, you can repeat the entire list
of programmed tracks, or play them in random order.
- AMS: The Automatic Music Search feature will play the first 10
seconds of each track on a particular disc or all the discs. When
you find the song you want to listen to, you can press the AMS or play
buttons for normal playback.
Wireless Remote Control: The
unit comes supplied with a dedicated full-feature IR wireless remote control.
Built-In Remote Codes: Because the unit features five sets of built-in
remote control code signals for between the unit and remote control unit, up to
five CC4003s can be installed in your system and can be remotely controlled
and Outputs Notes
Gold Plated Outputs: The CD
changer features gold plated outputs in order to offer the best connection for
Digital Outputs: Two digital
outputs, one optical (Toslink) and one coaxial (RCA), are provided for sending
signal to the digital input terminals of a receiver, outboard D/A converter, or
Analog Output: The CD changer also features a stereo RCA input for analog connection.
Headphone Output: The unit has
a front panel 1/4" headphone jack with level control.
Remote Control: Two RCA jacks
(1 "in" and 1 "out") are provided for connecting the player and another Marantz
A/V component for system remote control purposes. The accompanying switch allows
you to select the remote control mode you desire: External (when the player is
connected to another component's remote control jacks) or Internal (when the
player is used as a standalone component).
RS-232C Port: The unit's RS-232C port supports both unit control and
operating status transmission which allows central control via custom
Flasher In: The unit's Flash input is equipped to allow wired control
when you cannot use remote control due to installation application.