Isis Reference CD/DAC

CD Players by REGA
Isis Reference CD/DAC
Isis Reference CD/DAC
Isis Reference CD/DAC
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Isis Reference CD/DAC
Isis Reference CD/DAC
Isis Reference CD/DAC


Isis Reference CD/DAC

  • High performance CD player and DAC
  • Built-in Asynchronous USB input
  • 24bit/192kHz DAC
  • Top loading player

The Rega Isis is one of the finest CD players we have ever heard regardless of price. Built beautifully and simply this product seems to fix what is wrong with CD; which is to say it has an analogue sound.

Rega’s flagship CD player, the Isis, is a product manufactured to the highest achievable quality inside and out including Rega's own unique CD technology, genuine black chrome lid and front facia and a custom solid anodised aluminium case weighing in at a notable 19kg! We hope you enjoy this very special CD player; we have spent a very long time creating it, drawing on our many years of experience in specialist hi-fi manufacturing.

Another less well-known feature is that you can connect your computer via USB into the incredible DAC's used in this CD player and the end result is very high performance for your stored music - remarkable if stored losslessly.

The USB input has asynchronous operation at sample rates of 44.1 to 192kHz with a bit rate of up to 24bits. The USB uses dedicated drivers in the computer, enabling full ASIO operation, thus eliminating signal degradation caused by generic windows based drivers.

Please contact us to arrange a demonstration.  

Technical Specifications: 

  • Discrete Class A operational amplifiers and filters
  • Optimised for sonic performance
  • Low noise, high drive capability and gain bandwidth
  • Careful design of the PCB’s
  • MP3 and WMA media capabilities
  • Audio grade electrolytic capacitors
  • Solid Polymer capacitors
  • Rega ‘K Power’ smoothing capacitors
  • Enhanced and optimised control code
  • Two Burr Brown PCM 1794 digital to analogue converters, running in parallel dual mono mode
  • High performance discrete Class A current to voltage amplifier
  • Wide dynamic range, low distortion
  • 10 separate power supply regulators are used in both the analogue and digital circuits
  • 50 VA transformer
  • The mechanism is graded and matched to the servo circuits
  • Dimensions W 434mm x D 350mm x H 112mm
  • Dimension needed to operate  W 434mm x D 350mm x H 200mm
  • Weight 19KG