Goldmund’s new flagship SACD Player delivers lossless audio resolution in a sculptural design.

The Goldmund Eidos Reference SACD can read all audio formats available in the market: SACD/ CD/ CD-R/ CD-RW/ DVD-R*/ -RW*/ +R*/ +RW* (*Audio data file only).

The Goldmund Eidos Reference SACD player, made in Geneva Switzerland

Goldmund Geneva

Fully hand made in the Goldmund Geneva atelier, the Eidos Reference SACD is available in two finishes: silver and black matte. Its design is rooted in the original Eidos Reference. You can pair it with a computer via the USB input or with a wider range of audio equipment via digital and analogue outputs available at the rear. These connectors can be used to plug a D/A converter, a preamplifier, or a digital acoustic processor.

Fully hand made in Goldmund Geneva atelier, the Eidos Reference SACD is available in two finishes: silver and black matte.

Rear panel of the Goldmund Eidos Reference SACD

Specifications

MECHANISM

Base on D&M SACD mechanism, integrated into the Goldmund mechanical grounding system to evacuate vibrations and Goldmund damper to increase rigidity of the loader mechanism for sound transparency.

COMPATIBILITY

SACD/ CD/ CD-R/ CD-RW/ DVD-R*/ -RW*/ +R*/ +RW* (*Audio data file only)

INPUTS

USB: up to 384 kHz PCM, up to 22’579.2 MHz DSD

OUTPUTS

Dedicated Stereo Analog Audio: XLR balanced, RCA unbalanced.

SPDIF/ AES EBU/ Optical Digital Audio: up to 384 kHz PCM.

Maximum output level XLR balanced: 4 V RMS (standard) ; 8 V RMS (High)

Maximum output level RCA unbalanced: 2 V RMS (standard) ; 4 V RMS (High)

AUDIO CHARACTERISTICS

Frequency range: 10Hz – 20kHz, 5 Hz (-0.15 dB), 24 kHz (-0.45 dB), 48 kHz (-1.4 dB), 96 kHz (-4.3 dB)

Signal-to-Noise Ratio: >128 dB.

THD+N: < 0.00016% (Stereo Output)

Dynamic range: > 128 dB

Crosstalk: < 125 dB

Standard Analogue Output: 2 V

High Analogue Output: 4 V

Goldmund Eidos Reference SACD

POWER SUPPLY

Nominal line voltage: 117 or 234 V (switchable)

Fuse 1A for 110 V and 220 V

Input voltage range: +/- 10%

Power Consumption: 40 W

SIZE & WEIGHT

68 W x 80 H x 53 D (cm) – 26.8 W x 31.5 H x 20.9 D (inch)

110 kg

 

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