Compact Disc Player PD-5500
- Manufacturer / Brand
- Pioneer Corporation; Tokyo
- Sound/Video Recorder and/or Player
- Radiomuseum.org ID
- Number of Transistors
- Semiconductors present.
- Main principle
- Wave bands
- - without
- CD-Player, -Writer, MD, MOD (audio); Radio Control (+Remote Wire etc)
- Power type and voltage
- Alternating Current supply (AC) / 120; 220; 240 Volt
- - For headphones or amp.
- Metal case
- from Radiomuseum.org
- Model: Compact Disc Player PD-5500 - Pioneer Corporation; Tokyo
- Book-shelf unit.
- Dimensions (WHD)
- 420 x 101 x 276 mm / 16.5 x 4 x 10.9 inch
A hi-fi stereo compact disc player with remote control (CU-PD038). Anti-resonance and vibration design with a honeycomb chassis, disc drive with low centre of gravity and large feet. Direct linear conversion with an 18-bit D/A converter (PCM1700P-L) with digital bias and an 8-way 20-bit digital oversampling filter. Laser mechanism PEA1030. With RCA phono Line Output sockets, a terminal for CD-Deck Synchro, a jack for headphones with volume control, on US and Canadian models Control input/output terminals and on UK and continental Europe models a terminal for Optical Digital Output.
- Compu PGM Edit and Auto Program Edit.
- Hi-Lite Scan: for listening to the "best part"
- Digital volume adjustment.
- CD-Deck Synchro: for easy CD-to-tape recording.
- Five repeat functions: per track, all tracks, program, Random and programmed Random.
- Programmed random playback of 24 tracks.
- Random play (normal or programmed).
- Timer Standby function (timer as option).
- 20-track music calendar.
Specification Frequency response 2Hz - 20kHz S/N 106dB or more (EIAJ) Dynamic range 96dB or more (EIAJ) Channel separation 98dB or more (EIAJ) Total harmonic distortion 0.004% or less (EIAJ) Output voltage 2.0V Wow and flutter Limit of measurement Number of channels 2 channels (stereo)
KU U.S. AC 120V 60Hz KC Canada AC 120V 60Hz KUXJ U.S. AC 120V 60Hz KCXJ Canada AC 120V 60Hz HEMXJ European continent AC 220-240V 50/60Hz (internally switchable) HBXJ United Kingdom AC 220-240V 50/60Hz (internally switchable) HEWMXJ European continent AC 220-240V 50/60Hz (internally switchable)
Power consumption: 10W
There is a silver cased version with an identical specification and PD-5500 labels which appears in the service manual as the PD-5500-S (type HEWMXJ), available in Continental Europe only.
Made in Singapore
- Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
- 3.6 kg / 7 lb 14.9 oz (7.93 lb)
- Mentioned in
- -- Original prospect or advert (1990 Pioneer Hi-Fi Components catalogue)
- Literature/Schematics (1)
- - - Manufacturers Literature (Service manual PD-5500 PD-5500S PD-4550 PD-4550S PD-4500 PD-4500S dated 1990)
- Literature/Schematics (2)
- - - Manufacturers Literature (Operating instructions for PD-5500 PD-4550 PD-4500 PD-4501)
- Model page created by Edoardo Sigismondo. See "Data change" for further contributors.
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