Multi-Format Capability
In addition to offering playback of high-resolution SACD and DVD-Audio discs, this changer reads MP3, CD-R/RW and DVD-R/RW. Integrated bass management tailors the audio signals to best match your speaker configuration. Audio discs may even be played back randomly for hours of uninterrupted music.

Outstanding Audio Quality
Performance is not sacrificed for the convenience of holding six discs. With high-resolution digital-to-analog converters, which incorporate our exclusive Vector Linear Shaping Circuitry, you are guaranteed the superb audio quality your home theater deserves. For maximum flexibility, programmable Dual Direct Digital Paths are used to carry this signal straight from the disc to the on the rear panel.

Superior Video
The DPC-8.5 has the power to produce stunning video images with increased dimensionality, getting the most out of your DVD collection. It features Direct Progressive Scan, which includes 2-3 pull-down processing for smoother video from film-based sources, a high-speed Video DAC, and video outputs that are all active simultaneously.

An intuitive icon-based, on-screen display makes setup and operation very user-friendly. Load in six of your favorite music discs for true Random Play of conventional CDs, SACDs, and MP3 encoded discs. Harnessing all of this technology are a preprogrammed, multi-brand remote control and unmatched system integration features.

Disc Capacity
DVD Audio Decoding x
SACD Decoding x
Progressive Scan x
Dts®/Dolby®Digital/Digital Audio Output x
Built-In Decoder x
Direct Digital Path x
VLSC (Vector Linear Shaping Circuitry) x
Audio DACs 192 kHz/24-Bit
Video DAC 108 MHz/12-Bit
2:3 Pulldown
Video Circuit On/Off Control x
Dynamic Range Control x
Video Black Level Control x
Digital Outputs 1 Optical/1 Coaxial
Analog Audio Output x
CD-R/Rw Playback Capability x
DVD-R/RW Playback Capability* x
Mp3 Playback x
WMA Playback
JPG Playback
Video CD Playback
Mpeg Playback
Component Output x 2 (1 BNC, 1 RCA)
Firewire (IEEE 1394)
External Inputs
Built-in HD Scaler
S-Video Output 2
Multichannel Output
Composite 2
Parallel Video Output
Passes Pluge Signals x
Programmed Memory Playback x
8-Language Soundtrack Capability x
Dimmable Display 3-Mode + Off
Bi-Directional Rs-232 Port x
IR In/Out 1/1
12v Trigger
Remote Control
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption21 W
Audio Output
Single layer3.49 m/s
Dual layer3.84 m/s
48 kHz sampling4 Hz to 22 kHz
96 kHz sampling4 Hz to 44 kHz
192 kHz sampling4 Hz to 96 kHz
Audio CD44.1 kHz sampling 4 Hz to 20 kHz
S/N Ratio (Digital Audio)110 dB
Audio Dynamic Range (Digital Audio)99 dB
Harmonic Distortion (Digital Audio @ 1 kHz)0.004 %
Wow and FlutterBelow threshold of measurability
Video Output1.0 V p-p, 75 ohm, negative sync., pin jack x 2
S-Video Output(Y) 1.0 V p-p 75 ohm, (C) 0.286 V p-p 75 ohm, negative sync., Mini DIN 4-pin x 2
Component Signal Output(Y) 1.0 V p-p, 75 ohm, negative sync., pin jack x 2, (Pb)/(Pr) 0.7 V p-p, 75 ohm
Optical Audio- 22.5 dBm x 1
Digital Audio0.5 V p-p, 75 ohm, pin jack x 1
Analog Audio2.0 V RMS, 420 ohm, pin jack, (5.1 ch) x 1, pin jack (L/R) x 2
Dimensions (W x H x D)17 1/8 x 5 3/16 x 17 3/16
Weight16.1 lbs/7.3 kg
Supplied AccessoriesAudio/Video cable x 1, S-Video cable x 1, Remote control (RC-543DV)