Esoteric K-05XD SACD/CD Player


High End Build quality & performance coupled with beautiful styling

The new Esoteric K-05XD CD/SACD Player is packed with trickle down technology from their Grandioso range.

For further information click here to download the K-05XD brochure.

StudioAV are proud stockists of Esoteric products – We have the K-05XD on demonstration and strongly recommend you visit for a demo.

Black version also available


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Esoteric K-05XD SACD/CD Player

Key Features
  • Newly designed VRDS-ATLAS “ATLAS 05” Super Audio CD Transport mechanism
  • “Master Sound Discrete DAC” – In-house developed FPGA, 64bit/512Fs Delta-Sigma modulator
  • “Master Sound Discrete Clock for Digital Player” – in-house discrete clock module
  • Our proprietary “ES-Link Analog” current signal transmission output
  • “Esoteric-HCLD” output buffer amplifier (slew rate: 2,000V/μs)
  • 3 power supply transformers (two toroids for analog, digital and one EI for control)
  • Low-feedback DC regulator
  • 10MHz external clock input
  • Equipped with MQA decoder
  • USB DAC function (DSD 22.5MHz / Asynchronous transmission capability)
  • Various in/out terminals;
    – Digital inputs: coaxial, optical (192kHz & DoP)
    – Digital outputs: XLR, coaxial
  • Selectable digital filter options for PCM, analog FIR filter on/off function for DSD
  • RS-232C port, trigger on/off control
  • RC-1333 remote controller that can also control Esoteric amplifiers.