Which discs can you play on this CD player?
CD-DA format CDs
CD-DA (Compact Disc Digital Audio) is a recording
standard used for Audio CDs.
CD-R/CD-RW on which audio data compressed in the ATRAC3plus format
has been recorded by using SonicStage*
ATRAC3plus (Adaptive Transform Acoustic Coding3plus) is audio compression
technology that satisﬁes the demand for high sound quality and high compression
rates. ATRAC3plus can compress audio ﬁles to about 1/20 of their original size at 64
Bit rates and sampling frequencies this CD player can play are:
Up to 62 characters can be displayed on this CD player.
CD-R/CD-RW on which audio data compressed in the MP3 format has
been recorded by using a software other than SonicStage*
Bit rates and sampling frequencies this CD player can play are shown below. Variable
Bit Rate (VBR) ﬁles can also be played.
This CD player conforms to Version 1.0/1.1/2.2/2.3/2.4 of the ID3 tag format. ID3 tag
is a format for adding certain information (track name, album name, artist name, etc.)
to MP3 ﬁles. Up to 64 characters of ID3 tag information can be displayed on this CD
CD-Extra and Mix-Mode CDs:
CD-R/CD-RW on which CD-DA format data and CD-ROM format data are
If you cannot play your CD, change the "CD-EXTRA" setting in the OPTION menu
( page 28). Then you may play your CD.
An ATRAC CD on which audio data compressed in the MP3 format has been recorded using
software other than SonicStage can also be played.
With SonicStage, you cannot create a CD on which mixed format audio data is recorded.
* Only ISO 9660 Level 1/2 and Joliet extension format discs can be played.
32 - 320 kbps
8 - 160 kbps
8 - 160 kbps