Laser Pickup Floating Mechanism: The laser pickup is isolated
on a floating mechanism so its delicate operation cannot be affected by vibration.
Intelligent Digital Servo System: This type of system uses
a microcomputer to monitor the signal, adjusting pickup tracking and focus, as
well as spindle motor speed, to compensate for any problems.
High-Performance DAC: The Yamaha CDC-600 5-disc CD changer employs a
high-performance DAC for high conversion precision with low noise.
CD Compatibility: The Yamaha CDC-600 5-disc CD changer will
play CD-Audio, CD-Text, CD-R, and CD-RW discs (12cm or 8cm).
CD Text: When a CD Text encoded CD is played, this unit will
display the CD Text information - disc title, artist name, and track name.
MP3/WMA Playback: The CDC-600 supports playback of compressed
MP3 (8-320 kbps) and WMA (16-320 kbps) files recorded on CD-R and CD-RW discs using
the ISO 9660 format. The CD player can recognize up to 256 folders, 512 filers per
folder, and a maximum of 999 total files.
PlayXchange: PlayXchange allows you to change up to 4 discs
without interrupting playback. Most of the tray extends from the unit when opened,
which allows you to insert all four CDs without rotating the tray.
Disc Selection: Using the buttons on the front panel you can
directly access the 5 discs. On the supplied remote there are buttons to skip disc
in either direction. Direct track selection is available on the remote.
Playback Modes: The Yamaha CDC-600 offers Disc Scan, Program
Play, Random, and Repeat playback modes:
- Disc Scan: This feature plays 10 seconds
of each disc in the changer.
- Program Play: Up to 24 tracks from any
combination of the 5 discs can be programmed and played in
- Disc Mode: The mode button on the remote
toggles between 1 Disc and 5 Disc modes.
- Random Play: This unit allows you to play
songs randomly in 1 Disc or 5 Disc modes. Random play is only
accessible with the remote control.
- Repeat Play: The CDC-600 allows you to
repeat the current track, current disc, all discs, or the
current program. Additionally you can repeat a specific
section of a song (A/B Repeat) and repeat can be used with
Pure Direct: The Pure Direct mode improves the sound quality;
the front panel display and optical digital output are turned off.
USB Port: The USB port on the front panel allows you to play
MP3 (8-320 kbps) and WMA (16-320 kbps) music files from a USB memory device (flash
drive), card reader, or portable audio player that use FAT16/FAT32 format. The unit
will recognize up to 256 folders, 512 files per folder, and a maximum of 32,767 total
files. The unit's USB port supports basic playback controls, such as Play/Pause, Fast
Forward/Reverse, Skip (Next/Previous); as well as folder and track select.
iPod Compatible: The Yamaha CD player's USB port also supports
playback of your iPod's music files (via the USB/dock cable supplied with
your iPod). The CDC-600 offers audio playback, basic control (Play/Pause, Fast
Forward/Reverse, Previous/Next) and charging of your iPod. Advanced navigation
is still done through your iPod's clickwheel or touchscreen. Artist and song
information will need to be viewed on your connected iPod's LCD screen. The
Yamaha CDC-600 is Made for iPod compliant and supports the following iPod
models and functions (as of 9/27/2012):
|iPod/iPhone Model||Generation||Tested Version||Media Type||Control Type||Display Type||Charge|
|Audio||Video||Remote||iPod/iPhone||Artist/Song Text||Track Info |
Note: Apple iPod/iPhone software updates may change
functionality results. If you download a newer software version, you may
need to reset the head unit and your iPod/iPhone to regain functionality. If
this doesn't work, you may need to wait until a newer software update is
Line Out: The Yamaha CD player is equipped with one set of
stereo RCA jacks.
Digital Audio Out: The Yamaha CD-C600 also features a Toslink
optical digital output.
IR Remote Control: The CD-C600 comes supplied with a full
featured wireless IR remote control.
Dimmer: Using the remote control, the display brightness can
be set to one of four levels.
Remote: There are 3.5mm jacks for remote input and remote
output, for use with other compatible Yamaha components
RS-232C Port: The RS-232C port allows connection to external
whole-house control systems from companies such as AMX, Crestron