Press release

A new CD Player VRDS-701 will be unveiled at the FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AUDIO EXPO


TEAC Corporation (TOKYO:6803)(head office: Tama, Tokyo, President & CEO: Yuji Hanabusa) will unveil a new CD Player in the Refernece 700 series, VRDS-701 at the FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AUDIO EXPO starting from February 17th, in Tampa, United States.



VRDS-701-S (Silver)

VRDS-701-B (Black)


Main Features

  • Newly developed V.R.D.S mechanism for the heart of the CD player
  • V.R.D.S (Vibration-Free Rigid Disc-Clamping System) is a TEAC's uqniue drive mechanism that clamps a CD with a 12cm diamter aluminum turntable to reduce vibration and fluctuation during disc rotation by increasing inertial mass.
  • TEAC's original discrete DAC D/A converter defines sound quality
  • Dual monaural and full-balanced circuit design for excellent channel separation
  • Volume control with TEAC-QVCS analog pre-amplifier circuit allows direct delivery to a power amplifier
  • Supports MQA full decoding from both MQA CD and digital inputs
  • USB DAC function supporting DSD22.5MHz, PCM 384kHz/32bit decode
  • Up-conversion to 2xFs/4xFs/8xFs by RDOT-NEO circuit
  • 10MHz external clock input
  • Individual toroidal-core power transformers for each analog section, digital section and CD drive section
  • TEAC-HCLD2, TEAC's unique current transmission enhanced buffer amplifier
  • 2000V/us High thru-rate output circuit for headphone amplifier

Key Specifications

  • Supported disc: CD-DA (12cm, Compatible with CD-R/CD-RW/MQA CD playback)
  • Digital inputs: USB Type-C × 1, Coxial ×1, Optical × 1
  • Analog outputs: XLR Balanced × 1 pair, RCA Unbalanced × 1 pair
  • Digital outputs: Coaxial × 1, Optical × 1
  • 10MHz clock input: BNC × 1
  • Overall dimensions: (W×H×D, incl. protrusion):444 × 111.3 × 333.6mm / 17.5" × 4.5" × 13.2"
  • Weight: 11.8kg / 26 lbs.


 Design and spec subject to change without notice.