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Onkyo CBX-500

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Onkyo CBX-500

The Onkyo CBX-500 is an all-in-one compact audio system designed to the demand for iPod-compatible audio solutions. The CBX-500 features a built-in dock for iPod, an AM/FM tuner, and high-quality CD and USB connectivity. It supports audio sources from CD, MP3/WMA-encoded CD, iPod, AM/FM tuner, USB connected devices and auxiliary analog input. The system features two 10 W power amplifiers, retractable iPod dock with direct digital connection, top-loading, dust-proof, slot-in CD drive; s…

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Onkyo CBX-500

The Onkyo CBX-500 is an all-in-one compact audio system designed to the demand for iPod-compatible audio solutions. The CBX-500 features a built-in dock for iPod, an AM/FM tuner, and high-quality CD and USB connectivity. It supports audio sources from CD, MP3/WMA-encoded CD, iPod, AM/FM tuner, USB connected devices and auxiliary analog input. The system features two 10 W power amplifiers, retractable iPod dock with direct digital connection, top-loading, dust-proof, slot-in CD drive; side-mounted USB input, 40 AM/FM presets, alarm clock functionality with a 4-mode timer, solid aluminum top panel, separated speaker construction to prevent unwanted vibration, Aero Acoustic Drive, 11-step bass and treble controls, 3-step Super Bass control, headphone jack and a 3.5 mm (mini jack) auxiliary input.

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Measuring 202 mm deep and 193 mm high, the mains-powered CBX-500 is an iPod-compatible system that supports playback from an array of media format. It also features an AM/FM tuner, as well as CD and USB playback. Designed with a retractable iPod tray that can be accessed by tapping the small rectangle at the base of the front panel, the Onkyo CBX-500 incorporates a proprietary direct digital connection. Based on the company’s ND-S1 Digital Media Transport, the digital interface works to maximize the sound quality of compressed audio files. It features a dust-proof vertical slot located on the unit’s aluminum alloy top panel, USB port is located on a side panel which expands the user’s range of music sources by enabling playback of audio files stored on flash drives and portable audio players; built-in AM/FM tuner, which offers up to 40 station presets; a 4-mode timer allows the system to function as an alarm clock; separate high-power amplifier circuits and the discrete speaker construction; two full-range 8 cm OMF (Onkyo Micro Fiber) speakers housed in fully separated cabinets which keeps left- and right-channel audio output distinct and clear; adjustable bass and treble controls which allow users to fine-tune the sound to match their preferences; three-step Super Bass control for larger and low-end adjustments; Aero Acoustic Drive which generates a solid and assured bass response and an auxiliary input for connectivity to an HDTV. The CBX-500 is available in black or white color option.

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