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Denon 1015
11 Reviews
rating  3.82 of 5
MSRP  550.00
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Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by andjur78 a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: April 11, 2002

Bottom Line:   
Having spent allot of time with the Denons over the years ,this player was hard to beat in that price range.
I had the the 1015 AB'ed with it's bigger brothers the DCD3000 and S10 (which was approx ten times the price then)and whilst the 1015 did not have the finesse and reality of the S10 it still fared very well.I really think that most of the cheaper players can do 95% of what the megabuck players can do sonically.
Listening to Paul Simons Concert in the park cd reveals some foward mids in the vocals and little loss of focus ,identification and sharpness of the surrounding instruments in this live recording, but the overall presentation of the sound is still very balanced , very Denon.
They really give the sound a nice smooth over with their DSP processing
...like nice icing on an average cake.

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Used product for:   More than 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   1997

Price Paid:    $1000.00

Purchased At:   Auckland ,New Zealan



Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Michael G. a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: January 21, 2002

Bottom Line:   
I now have this player for more than 6 years at the moment, it still works as well as in its first days. It even plays CD-R of all brands and kinds, which is most important for me because I digitized a lot of old analog stuff (vinyl and tapes) and want to hear it also on my secondary system, where the Denon has its place since I have the Yamaha 890 in my first system.

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Used product for:   More than 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   Pre 1995



Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Niels Juhl a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: November 4, 2001

Bottom Line:   
The Denon 1015 cd-player was launched in the fall of 1994, not 1995 as stated by another reviewer - put in another way: I bought it in october 1994.

The price was 3000 DKK - appr. $400.

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Used product for:   More than 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   Pre 1995

Price Paid:    $400.00

Purchased At:   Danmarks Hifiklub



Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Xo Xinh a Audio Enthusiast

Date Reviewed: May 9, 2001

Bottom Line:   
I got a dirty cheap deal for this CD player as an open box item (came without remote, box, manual). I connected it with my pre amp by an optical cable. It sounds so clear and smooth. I love this CD player so far.

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Used product for:   3 months to 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audio Enthusiast

Product model year:   Pre 1995

Price Paid:    $60.00

Purchased At:   Goodguys



Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Logan a Audiophile

Date Reviewed: November 28, 1999

Bottom Line:   
This is one of the best CD players I have come across. This is how CD players should be, warm and accurate! CD recordings are greatly emphasized and bad recordings can easily be detected. Optical out takes this player to another level. Denon's make good amps and CD players... 5 STARS!!

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Used product for:   More than 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audiophile

Product model year:   1997




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