Shanling has announced the release of a new limited-edition CD player CD-T35 , which is a synthesis of the brand’s outstanding achievements and advanced streaming technologies. Limited to just 99 units, this exclusive model is a true masterpiece of audio engineering using iconic components such as the Philips CD-Pro 2 module and high-quality AKM AK4499EQ DACs.
Shanling engineers have put all their accumulated expertise over 35 years of work into the CD-T35, supplementing it with modern developments in the field of streaming and digital technologies. Equipped with four hand-selected 12AU7 tubes, the CD-T35 combines the classic warmth of tube sound with the clarity and precision of modern digital processing. Constant Phase across all frequencies and dedicated I/V conversion circuitry set new standards in audio reproduction.
Not limited to CD player functionality, the CD-T35 features a built-in Android system with an octa-core Snapdragon processor, offering Wi-Fi connectivity for DLNA and Airplay, as well as support for streaming services including Tidal, Qobuz, Apple Music and Spotify. The player is controlled via an HD touch screen or using a tablet and smartphone using the special Shanling application.
A specially designed dual power system ensures perfect separation between the digital and analogue parts of the device, guaranteeing the highest quality sound reproduction. The CD-T35, priced at US$16,999, will go on sale internationally this month. Its unique quality and limited edition make it a desirable acquisition for true Hi-Fi connoisseurs.