NAD CD players




CD, CD-R and CD-RW Compatible
USB Input supports external memory and audio rates up to 384kbps
MP3 and WMA decoding
NAD CD-9 Remote Control
Wolfson 24-bit Digital-to-Analogue Converter
Coaxial/Optical Digital Output
Low Output Impedance
Toroid Power supply with Separate Power Regulators for Analogue and Digital Sections
VFL Display with CD text
Selectable Track, Time and Repeat
Repeat Mode for Single Track or Entire CD
Program Play up to 20 Tracks
Random Play
External IR Input
12V Trigger Input
<0.5 watt Standby consumption
Detachable AC cord

NAD Preamps


Rated Distortion (THD+N with AES 17 filter)0.0005% (0dBFS)0.002% (-60dBFS)IMD Distortion0.0001%
Signal/Noise Ratio123dB (ref. 0dBFS 2V out)
Channel Separation115dB (ref. 0dBFS Volume -1dB)
Sample Rate32kHz to 192kHz (USB and digital S/PDIF)
Frequency Response±0.5dB (ref. 20Hz – 96kHz @ 192kHz sample rate)
Output Level2V (ref. input 0dBFS)
AES/EBU XLRSPDIF Coaxial x 1Optical x 1HDMI x 2 (2-channel PCM)USB Class 2 Audio: asynchronous 24/192 supportIR InTrigger In12V ±20%
HDMI Video Out (3D video pass through)
Analogue Unbalanced47 ohmsBalanced110 ohmsTrigger Out12V ±20%



6 Line Level Inputs
Phono Input with selectable Moving Coil and Moving Magnet sensitivity settings
3 position Resistance and Capacitance settings for Phono Input
2 Line Level Outputs, one variable from 0dB to -12dB
Subwoofer Output
Independent Headphone Amplifier
Pure Class A Gain Modules
Sealed Reed Relays for Input Switching
Heavy Gauge Steel Chassis
Bass and Treble Controls with Defeat Switch (bypass]
Gold Plated Sockets
12V Trigger Output
IR In and Out
Detachable Power Cord
SR 8 NAD 4 Device System remote Control
<1 watt Standby Consumption

NAD Amplifiers

Here are some reasonably priced amplifiers from NAD:

C 316BEE with phono Integrated amp

THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz) <0.03 % in 300 ohms at 2 V outSignal-to-Noise Ratio >100 dB (A-weighted, 32 ohms, ref. 2V out, unity gain)Frequency response ±0.3 dB (20 Hz – 20 kHz)Output impedance 8 ohms
Continuous output power into 8 ohms and 4 ohms 40W (ref. 20 Hz-20 kHz at rated THD, both channels driven)THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz)
<0.03 % (250 mW to 40 W, 8 ohms and 4 ohms)

Signal-to-Noise Ratio >95 dB (A-weighted, 500 mV input, ref. 1 W out in 8 ohms)
>97 dB (A-weighted, 500 mV input, unity gain in 32 ohms)Clipping power (at 1 kHz 0.1 % THD) >45 W in 8 ohms
>60 W in 4 ohmsIHF dynamic power 8 ohms: 90 W
4 ohms: 120 W
2 ohms: 170 WDamping factor>200 (ref. 8 ohms, 1 kHz)Frequency response ±0.3 dB (20 Hz – 20 kHz, Tone Defeat ON)
Treble: ± 5dB at 10 kHz
Bass: ± 8 dB at 100 HzChannel separation >70 dB (1 kHz)Maximum input level 4.3V (1 kHz THD 0.1%)Input sensitivity (for 40 W in 8 ohms) 200 mVStandby power <0.5 W

THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz) <0.03 % (1 W to 40 W, 8 ohms and 4 ohms)Signal-to-Noise Ratio >75 dB with IHF MM cartridge (A-weighted, ref. 5mV input 1 kHz and 1W output in 8 ohms)Frequency response (RIAA deviation) +0.3 dB (20 Hz – 20 kHz, Tone Defeat ON)Maximum input level 71 mV (1 kHz THD 0.1%)Input sensitivity (for 40 W in 8 ohms2.95 mV Continue reading