Brand new Audio Research Reference CD9 special edition 2019 upgrade

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For sale is a brand new Audio Research Reference CD 9  Special Edition which just came out in 2019.

 I have played it for two weeks - this was an ARC replacement for a regular Reference CD9 - but I decided to go to a streaming Tidal medium before I received this replacement upgraded unit (Aurrender A10 system - my main rig is vinyl), and I need some serious money for a speaker upgrade.

  The unit is so pristine - you literally are only missing pulling the plastic off the front face.

ARC now has incorporated a USB input (mac, windows and Linux), enhanced face plate to match their new reference series, upgraded dacs, and samples up to 24/192.

This is the black face model which looks fantastic. Top loading and built like a tank. It utilizes 4 6H30 tubes and a 6H30 with 6559WE power supply tubes.

The CD9 SE combines highly sampled digital inputs, and a rugged Phillips PRO2R transport for superior sound.

MSRP $15,000  selling for $13,000

https://audioresearch.com/product/reference-cd9se/






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Unit is immaculate