The DCD-820 Compact Disc Player incorporates DENON's Super
Linear Converter which prevents deterioration of sound
quality in PCM playback systems. This assures accurate
reproduction of the digital signals recorded on compact
discs no matter whether they are pure studio recordings or
"live" performance recordings. All parts making up this CD
player have selected with the greatest care in order to
produce high quality realistic playback of the full musical
content on compact discs.
(1) Double Super Linear Converter
The use of Denon's unique system and D/A converters with
excellent resolution to prevent zero cross distortion, the
main cause of reduced sound quality in the PCM playback
system, make for sound field reproduction with rich musical
(2) High Performance Digital Filter
The DCD-820 uses independent D/A converters for the left and
right channels and an 8x oversampling high precision digital
filter to bring out the best of the analog filter and offer
clear, crisp sound.
(3) Digital Output
The data on the compact disc is output in digital format, so
the music can be reproduced on an external digital processor
or D/A unit.
(4) Simple Playback of 8cm CD Singles
8cm CD singles can be played without using an adaptor.