MaiA CD Player


MaiA CD - Ultra compact CD player to suit the MaiA Integrated Amplifier

Dedicated CD players offer excellent performance and reliability for audio CD playback while some universal disc players can seriously compromise your sound. In addition to a high-quality and durable drive, essential for perfect CD playback, this player offers servo control optimised for audio playback. Our servo system allows real-time scanning with minimal jitter. The high quality D/A converter (DAC) gives rise to faithful music reproduction that is unprecedented at this price range. The MaiA CD additionally offers an optical S/PDIF output so you can use your DAC of choice too!

  • Smallest hi-fi CD player on the market 
  • 24bit/96kHz DAC for precise playback of Audio CDs 
  • Optical S/PDIF digital output (Toslink) 
  • Robust and reliable all-metal CD transport 
  • Slot-load mechanism 
  • Servo board optimised for 1:1 playback of CDs 
  • Direct I²S digital-interface to DAC 
  • Remote control with volume level adjustment for Pro-Ject amplifiers 
  • Metal casing protects against vibration and interference


    Supported discs CD, CD-R, CD-RW and Hybrid-SACD
    Frequency response 20Hz - 20kHz, -0.3dB
    Noise floor 96dB / 1V
    THD 0.01%
    Line-level output
    1 pair RCA sockets
    Output voltage 1 Vrms
    Digital output 1 x optical (S/PDIF)
    D/A converter Texas Instruments TLV320DAC23
    24Bit / 96kHz, 8-times oversampling
    Outboard power supply 9V / 2.000mA DC; 220 - 240V, 50Hz
    Power consumption 300 - 1.500mA DC / < 1 watt standby
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 206 x 36 x 150mm (156 mm with sockets)
    Weight 1260g without power supply