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Marantz M-CR603

Marantz M-CR603
alaScore 87

166 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 166 reviews of Marantz M-CR603. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Marantz M-CR603 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Marantz M-CR603

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 66 user reviews of Marantz M-CR603 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.co.uk.

95% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Marantz Melody Media Network CD Receiver - BlackMarantz Melody Media Network CD Receiver - Black

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Marantz M-CR603

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 user reviews of Marantz M-CR603 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.com.

95% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Marantz M-CR603 Network Stereo Receiver with CD PlayerMarantz M-CR603 Network Stereo Receiver with CD Player

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

Marantz M-CR603 review

 

The Marantz M-CR603 is one slick, fully loaded little system that's more than capable of running top-notch speakers

Lovely looks and great usability ; will play music from almost anywhere ; cracking detail and rhythmic precision

A slight faff to add AirPlay ; no wi-fi

Best micro system £400+, Awards 2011. Great to use, listen to and live with, this Marantz micro is a high-tech marvel

Dec, 2010

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

Marantz M-CR603 review

 

Stylish micro hi-fi trying to add some curves to go with those phat sounds

Fantastic sound, whatever the source ; Remote control app ; Multitude of inputs and streaming services

No wireless on base model

The Marantz lacks wireless networking, but its sound quality more than makes up for it

May, 2011

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Sound quality is great and its looks nice as well.

Quite pricy but if it lasts a long time it's worth it.

Mar, 2013

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Sound quality is great and its looks nice as well

Quite pricy but if it lasts a long time it's worth it

Jan, 2013

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Good all round perfomer.

None @ this money.

Jan, 2013

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Good all round perfomer

None @ this money

Dec, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Simple and neat design

Nov, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Compact Design, great range of sound source features, good sound quality.

An HDMI input for sound would be useful

Aug, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Seems easy to use, haven't used it much yet.

No 'open' for disc on remote.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Marantz MCR603

 

Compact Design, great range of sound source features, good sound quality

An HDMI input for sound would be useful

Aug, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio output channels:2.0
Frequency range:5 - 22000
Power output per channel (1KHz@6 Ohm):60
Pre-out channels:1 SW
Pre-out connectivity: Yes
RMS rated power:120
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):86 / 90
Speaker selector:A+B
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.05

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, WAV, WMA

Inputs

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:2
Digital audio optical in:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
USB ports quantity:1

Networking

Ethernet LAN:No / Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW / CD, CD-R, CD-RW
Optical drive included: Yes
Optical Drive Type:CD Player

Other features

Remote control type:RC009CR

Outputs

Audio (L,R) out:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AM antenna ports quantity:1
Connectivity Technology:Wired
FM antenna ports quantity:1
Grounding port:1
Speakers connectivity type:Binding Post

Power

Power Consumption (Standby):0.4
Power consumption (typical):50

Radio

Auto digital tuning: Yes
FM band range:87.5 - 108
Internet Radio: Yes
Internet radio services supported:Last.fm, vTuner
Preset stations quantity:99
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
Supported radio bands:AM, DAB, DAB+, FM / AM, FM

Storage

Card Reader: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Audio input:3
AUX In: Yes
Bass adjustment: Yes
Bi-amping: Yes
Colour of product:Black / Metallic
Detachable power cord: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Number of products included:1
Sleep timer: Yes
Treble adjustment: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Volume Control:Digital / Rotary

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:28 / 30.2
Height :11.1 / 30.2
Weight:4.3
Width:11.1 / 28