CD-777 SE

CD-777 SE

CD-777 SE

Size isn't everything.

CD-777 SE

Product catchline.

Show stopping.

When the CD-77 came along, we blew the competition away with high-octane, Bit-Perfect audio.

The CD-777 does everything its predecessor could – then runs with it.
Music just got a whole lot better.

A different league.

What sets the CD-777 apart is its flexibility, comprising of several features, including its:

  1. High-end CD processor
  2. Ability to receive a digital signal from your laptop through USB or S/PDIF
  3. Capacity to send digital signals to an external DAC or laptop

And don’t let the CD-777’s compact size put you off either – it may be small, but it punches above its weight division.

The tech spec.

The CD-777 also includes our OptiSample® technology:

  • Digital Master I
  • Digital Master II

Which means, along with its predecessor, the CD-77, it’s one of only a handful of devices that play genuine Bit-Perfect audio.

A love rekindled.

Bringing superb tonal rendering to your CD collection and producing a more natural sound, the CD-777 will make you fall in love with music again.



Transport Top-loading proprietary AMR transport mechanism
Operation modes Direct Master I; no digital or analogue filter
Direct Master II; no digital filter, anti-sin(x)/(x) analogue filter
Oversampling 2x
Oversampling 4x
Upsampling 96 kHz
Upsampling 192 kHz
Digital Audio Inputs 1 x USB interface, 1 X S/P-DIF Interface (shared)
Analogue Outputs 1 x RCA; 1 x XLR per channel
Digital Outputs 1 X S/P-DIF Interface
Thermionic Electron Valves amplification stage 2 x GE 5670 (NOS)
Output voltage (Digital Full Scale) > 2V
Frequency Response 20Hz to 20 kHz +0.0, -0.5dB
Signal-to-noise ratio “A” Weighted > 100 dB
Total Harmonic Dist. + Noise (THD+N) < 0.3%
Dynamic range > 90 dB
Channel separation > 90 dB
Power Transformer 32 VA Custom EI Transformer (Digital Section)
32 VA Custom EI Transformer (Valve Stage)
Power consumption Standby < 1 W
Power on < 45W
Rated voltage 100V/120V/230V~ AC 50Hz – 60Hz
Colour Silver or Black
Dimensions 17.7 in W by 4.7 in H by 14.6 in D
45 cm W by 12 cm H by 37 cm D
57 cm W by 49 cm H by 25 cm D (shipped)
Weight CD-777 25.4 lbs / 11.5 kg
Shipped 34.2 lbs / 15.5 kg



HiFi News reviews to CD-777

Esteemed reviewer Keith Howard of HiFi News wrote of the CD-777, “It’s a fine CD player and an even better sounding DAC.” We are pleased to find a reviewer give the DAC as much of a work out as the CD section.

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