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Azur 651C

Azur 651C

Premium CD Player

The 651C has the ability to retrieve maximum digital information so you hear every last detail from your music. We created a CD-only S3 Custom CD Servo drive and used a premium grade toroidal transformer to ensure your discs sound amazing.

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Digital to analogue converter

Dual Wolfson Microelectronics; WM8742 24-bit/192kHz capable


2-Pole Dual Differential Bessel; Double Virtual Earth Balanced

Frequency response

20Hz - 20kHz (+/-0.1dB)

THD @ 1Khz 0dBFs


THD @ 1kHz -10dBFs


THD @ 20kHz 0dBFs


IMD (19/20kHz) 0dBFs


Linearity @ -90dBFs

+/- 0.5dB

Clock deviation

+/- 20ppm

Stopband rejection (>24kHz)


Signal to Noise Ratio


Total correlated jitter


Crosstalk @ 1kHz


Crosstalk @ 20kHz


Output impedance


Max. power consumption


Standby power consumption



Black or silver

Dimensions (WxHxD)

430 x 85 x 305mm (16.9 x 3.4 x 12.2")


4.8Kg (10.6lbs)

Hi-Fi Choice

GB, April 2014

"The 65lC feels pretty polished at the price, inside and out... A very engaging machine that conveys the music in all its glory."

Hi-Fi News

GB, May 2014

"This is surely one of the very best value machines on sale today. The maturity it offers in its sonic performance is at a different level from its price rivals, and easily competes with machines costing twice or even three times as much. Once again then, Cambridge Audio shows itself a master of making humbke hifi sound superb."

Hi-Fi World

GB, June 2012

"All in all, these careful and considered designs provide a good basis for enjoyable, long term listening which, for any budget system, is worthy praise."

What Hi-Fi?

GB, March 2012

"The 651C delivers music in a wonderfully open and spacious way."

Diapason D'Or

FR, November 2012

651C and 651A both win a prestigious French award, a Diapason D'Or!

Witch Doctor

NZ, May 2012

"...for the money, this gear is gold, particularly the amp... A highly, even wildly-recommended combination."