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8.1 out of 10

Cambridge Audio iD100

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Overall 2
2.0

Never could get it to work - Poor tech support response.

Phillip Anglin, Amazon
19 November 2014
  • Summary: Poor product. Had a heck of a time getting it to recognize that my iPad (iPad1 & iPad2) was plugged into it. THen it stopped recognizing them at all. Tech support from Britain was useless, acting as though the problem was caused by something other than the device. I'm a very tech savvy person and could diagnose a software problem. If they had simply said "Just send it back and let us send you a new one" I would have been satisfied. Would be useful if it worked.
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Overall 10
10

This is the new age for iPod!

The Smiths, Amazon
15 February 2014
  • Summary: If you own an iPod and you have an AV Receiver for your home cinema with a spare audio in (I use coaxial) then you have to buy this appliance! It produces CD player quality music from your iPod that appears only limited by the quality of your front speakers. A song that always showed the limitations of regular iPod docks was Radioactive by Imagine Dragons. This device allows your speakers to play the complete bass of that song without distortion.
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Overall 4
4.0

Buyer Beware

Tony McCarthy, Amazon
10 January 2013
  • Summary: From the info given and the video demo, you might think that this is an all in one solution.... this is NOT a Digital analogue converter as the price of it might indicate.... its just a high priced dock.... sure it allows you to extract a "pure digital signal" from your Ipod, but you then need an external DAC... to convert it to a playable analogue signal... those are not so easy to find and are expensive...
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Overall 4
4.0

Cambridge Audio iD100 Black

Harimohan P. Singh "hsingh0", Amazon
4 December 2012
  • Summary: I am having problems with the device delivered to me. I am using it in India, or else I would have gotten back much earlier. The remote control does not work. I thought may be the Lithium batteries supplied with the unit were dead. I changed them but still it does not work. I like the TOS-link Optical output but if you have DAC and then problem of getting the video connection to the AV Receiever becomes not you would want.
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Overall 10
10

Excellent Value And Fine Sounding

J. White, Amazon
13 March 2012
  • Summary: Of all the audiophile iPod docks out there in my opinion this one provides the best sound per dollar spent. In fact as far as I can tell it sounds every bit as good and maybe better than some competitors costing hundreds of dollars more. The unit is very easy to setup and get going. Great sound. Great value.
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Overall 2
2.0

Batch quality??

Heathy, Amazon
20 January 2012
  • Summary: This unit felt like a quality piece of kit when unwrapped. Unfortunately after powering it up from the wall wart socket I couldn't get it to switch on. Obviously faulty the unit went back to be replaced another which didn't work either. Obviously a problem with the remote sensor interface. Third time lucky, but you guessed it when third unit arrived that didn't work either!!!
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Overall 6
6.0

Cambridge Audio could do better

Dima, Amazon
23 November 2011
  • Summary: It wouldn't replace your hi-fi CD player in terms of sound quality. I compared the sound from Cambridge Audio 640 V2 CD player and id100 using top Denon receiver and 2 optical cables to feed Denons DAC. I used Acoustic Alchemy AArt CD and Apple Lossless from this CD to play from the Ipod. Id100 sounded cheaper, many details were missing. It might be something related to the internal Ipod4 data issues or the problem was with the id100 itself.
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Overall 8
8.0

Cambridge Audio iD100 ipod dock.

Amazon Customer, Amazon
3 October 2011
  • Summary: This dock's audio is outstanding! I gave it four stars because it's video onscreen display doesn't work. Contacted Cambridge Audio and received an email from them stating that it is Apple's fault(?).That if Apple doesn't come out with fix, then they will do their own(?).Perhaps their advertising should state so(?).
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Overall 10
10

its a keeper!

S. lim "electrnic mayhem", Amazon
30 September 2011
  • Summary: Got it next day shipping from amazon fantastic, waited a long time for a decent iphone4 dock and this suits the bill. Pricey for what it is, but i was going to pull the trigger on a onkyo nds 1000 from Japan and thats like 400. was going to get the wadia 171i but again the price kept me thinking. This ends my search for a dock and if it lasts, ill get another.
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Overall 10
10

I was skeptical...

A. Pritchard, Amazon
4 August 2011
  • Summary: But this unit delivers. Ipod - playing good quality mp3's even, not fully lossless files - sounds extremely good. Small size, a breeze to install, sleek looks, all around very satisfied.
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