Other than the CD6003 CD player, Marantz launches the SA8003 high-end Super Audio CD (SACD) and CD player. The SA8003 features support for SACE, CD and also MP3/WMA CD-R/RW. It has audio circuits with HDAM-SA2 modules, uadiophile-grade selected components and Cirrus Logic D/A converter.
Marantz SA8003 includes a USB port for MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC music playback from USB storage devices or iPod players. The SACD player comes with a Xyron High rigid disc tray and an aluminum/reinforced resin front panel. It is priced at $999.99.