The JBL CD350 Classic is inspired by the JBL SA600 amplifier from the 1960’s, with retro styling and walnut veneer side panels to make the CD350 Classic the perfect partner for classic and retro Hi-Fi systems. It perfectly matches JBL Classic and Studio Monitor walnut finished loudspeakers on the outside, along with the JBL SA550 amplifier. On the inside, the JBL CD350 is a modern CD player for today with advanced high resolution digital technology for bit perfect sound from your music collection, and a robust tray loading mechanism.
High Performance DAC
The tray mechanism is robust and there is a built in DAC that can be used with external digital files, via a USB input. The DAC is capable of playing files up to 24-bit/96kHz resolution. The CD player can also handle FLAC, WAV, MP3, AAC and WMA files. Standard RCA outputs are also provided.
CD350 is released alongside a new integrated amplifier, audio streamer and JBL’s first turntable, all with the same retro-modern design cues. Of course these models can be ordered and used in your existing hi-fi system, but they are also styled perfectly to compliment each other when used together.
The CD350 has mid century styling with walnut veneer end cheeks and an aluminium face plate. The laser can also play CD-R and CD-RW discs. Additionally, the internal DAC can play hi-res-files. There is a USB socket so that an external drive can be attached. Files stored here can include FLAC, WAV, MP3, AAC and WMA. The drawer mechanism is strong and stable.
JBL are best known for there loudspeakers and were in the field almost one hundred years ago. James B. Lansing founded JBL in the 1920’s. He developed the speaker systems used in the early movie theatres. Before this time only horn speakers were available. These primitive devices were not capable of filling a theatre with sound. Ever since JBL have focused on audio excellence.