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Azur 851 C

Our new 851C is a staggeringly complex creation but one with a simple mission: to make your digitally stored music sound sublime. It’s a high-end CD player, a state-of-the-art DAC and digital preamp in one highly accomplished package. The 851C has been de


Central to the 851C’s exceptional performance is a mouth watering collection of advanced technologies, such as our high-specification digital-to-analogue convertors from respected digital processing experts Analog Devices. Together with its on-board ATF2 upsampling technology, the 851C has the ability to improve sound quality regardless of the input format. From MP3 to high res downloads, this player will showcase your music in its best possible light.


With a plethora of connectivity options, you can link up a world of digital source components to the 851C, including: TVs, streamers, digital iPhone/iPad docks and computers of all kinds to maximise their sound quality. The 851C is also capable of accepting the very highest quality music files currently available, via USB: 24-bit/96kHz (and 192kHz) for genuine studio master tape quality. So you really can get closer to the music than ever before.


Digital to Analogue Converter featuring S/PDIF and Toslink digital inputs, AES/EBU balanced digital input and USB audio inputs (all 24 bit compatible)

CD playback

Optional digital volume and channel balance control

Balanced XLR and unbalanced RCA analogue audio outputs

USB Audio input allowing streaming of up to 24-bit/192kHz audio from computer

ATF2™ audio up-sampling to 24-bit/384kHz

Twin Analog Devices AD1955 24 bit DACs delivering superior sound-staging and stereo imaging

Selectable digital filters – linear phase, minimum phase, steep

Audiophile grade toroidal transformer delivering ultra-low low noise and distortion

Full metal casework design with thick brushed aluminium front panel and dual layer damped feet, giving enhanced resonance control
RS232 controllable

Eco-friendly <0.5W Standby power consumption

Azur Navigator remote control with Cambridge Audio amplifier and iPod dock control

Available in black and silver finishes