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Cocktail-audio-x10.33992487
9.0 out of 10

Cocktail Audio X10

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Overall 9
9.0

User Review

dc-k, head-fi.org
5 March 2014
  • Summary: I have a large CD collection and no CD player (apart from the drives on my PCs) and as a result I haven't listened to some of my music for a long time. It's been sitting in boxes with me raiding to do the odd rip. Last time I looked at devices to integrate my CDs into my digital collection the prices were way beyond my means, so I was really surprised to see what looked like a capable piece of kit at an affordable price.
  • Pros: Easy to use, excellent range of audio outputs, compact size, great value.
  • Cons: documentation not perfect
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Overall 10
10

A very good quality hi fi system and excellent storage no more ...

Matt, Amazon
3 weeks ago
  • Summary: A very good quality hi fi system and excellent storage no more racks of CD's and all saved in WAV not Mp3 if that is what you want better than ipod.
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Overall 6
6.0

A good buy - I think

peter siemes, Amazon
4 weeks ago
  • Summary: The basic functions are easy to use . Have tried to rip approx. 400 CDs of these about 20 failed to identify the individual tracks from the free music database and they were shown as tracks 1,2,3 etc although the information can be input manually. This may be rectified if connected to the internet, I dont know. A few more CDs only partially ripped for reasons unknown. After a couple of months ripping the unit failed.
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Overall 10
10

Convenient CD storage that's easy to use

Rod H, Amazon
31 July 2014
  • Summary: Like most other reviewers, I compared reports about the Brennan and the one or two other similar units before choosing the Cocktail Audio X10 and have not been disappointed. It is a very versatile piece of kit and I'm still learning about the various features. Initially, having ripped a few CDs, I had a problem with the drive refusing to accept discs but discovered that this could be overcome by pressing the 'eject' button before submitting a CD.
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Overall 8
8.0

Cocktail Audio X10 – Review and Music Classification

ST "Reader from London", Amazon
27 July 2014
  • Summary: These days many people have extended music collections. At the same time we all see how the claim that CDs last forever is not true - many CDs start to deteriorate and tracks stop to play. Cocktail Audio X10 provides an excellent opportunity to preserve our collections (often with unique records).
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Overall 10
10

Excellent but you do end to be IT literate.

Chris J. Lloyd "Chris Lloyd", Amazon
15 June 2014
  • Summary: Right here we go. I have a large number of cd's all alphabetically stored by artist. I needed a convenient system to rip, store and play them. I am also a very keen radio listener. Obviously the X10 would appear to be right up my street. And after having for three weeks it certainly is. Rips with ease. Find the album art with ease. But boy oh boy the the manual is completely useless PLUS you need the latest firmware and data base.
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Overall 4
4.0

Customer service? Mmmm.

bluecatman, Amazon
10 June 2014
  • Summary: I commented on a review of the Cocktail X10 on Trust Pilot a little while ago and it seems to have disappeared. Strange. I'll keep this simple. The X10 is a good digital music player. But there are problems. 1. Don't bank on using the web interface unless you are happy to wait ages for it to do most things. This is not a wi-fi problem. 2. It is now a year since adding an album to a playlist via the web interface stopped working.
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Overall 8
8.0

Just right for me !

Chris Robins, Amazon
5 June 2014
  • Summary: The product is just what I was looking for. I debated buying a more expensive product from another source but decided to gamble on this item as most reviews where positive. I would have given 5 stars BUT the lead connections aren't up to standard. The plug and transformer do not fit snugly and they part at the slightest knock and therefore the 'machine' shuts down.
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Overall 10
10

A real space saver.

Antony Haynes "bone_tone", Amazon
31 May 2014
  • Summary: We looked at the amount of space all of our CDs were taking up, and decided we had to do something about it! This proved to be the ideal solution, taking all of our CDs with loads of room to spare. Connected to our hi-fi amplifier the sound quality is superb, and the range of functions (some not particularly well explained by thr poorly translated manual) is amazing. It's amzing how much functionality they've managed to fit into such a small box. Thoroughly recommended.
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Overall 10
10

After sales service

ken winney, Amazon
25 April 2014
  • Summary: This is a fantastic audio all my music in one place and so easy to use. Had a minor problem which the seller sorted and had unit back to me within 3 days. What a great after sales.
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