Leak CDT

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  • $1,130.00
  • Regular price $1,449.99

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For the first time in the history of LEAK, it is possible for the audio enthusiast to enjoy CD and digital media playback.

The LEAK CDT offers the highest available standard of sound reproduction from CD playback within this price class. It is also equipped with USB storage device playback functionality. 

Check out our unboxing video: 

Manufacturers Details:

The LEAK CDT utilizes an ultra-smooth slot-loading mechanism that exudes quality and reliability.

The CD transport is carefully mounted within its own electromagnetically shielded enclosure and is provided with a dedicated power supply. The digital clock is controlled by a temperature-compensated crystal oscillator that makes sure the digital output from both the coaxial and optical sockets has minimum digital distortion, thus the digital signal extraction is exceptionally precise. 

Engineered With Care:

The USB storage device playback functionality offers full transport controls and folder / file navigation. The LEAK CDT is compatible with FAT16 and FAT32 formatted devices and will playback media in the format of WMA, MP3, WAV and AAC.

Carefully designed in line with the LEAK ethos of performance, reliability and craftsmanship, the LEAK CDT satisfies contemporary audio enthusiast demands with stand-out, classic LEAK styling.

Curious About How The Leak CDT Sounds? Check Out Our First Impressions:

Key Features:

  • One Step Ahead
    The premium CD mechanism uses read ahead buffering to reduct disc read errors and deliver the highest level of digital signal extraction from CD media.
  • Accuracy For The Benefit Of The Enthusiast
    A temperature-compensated crystal oscillator controls the master clock. This enables the digital only output to provide incredibly low digital distortion (also referred to as ‘jitter’). This low jitter output offers superior performance when compared to like-for-like players.
  • Excellence In Isolation
    The LEAK CDT shields the CD mechanism from electrical interference, thus ensuring purity of signal. Such incremental benefits further enhance the performance for the audio enthusiast.
  • Disc or Disk? Either, or
    The modern audio enthusiast will enjoy music in many formats due to the convenience and modern day quality of digital files. The LEAK CDT facilitates your digital audio collection with digital file playback from USB storage devices. The LEAK CDT will play CD, CD-R, CD-RW discs as well as .WAV, .MP3*, .WMA* and .AAC* and digital audio files via USB.
    *up to 48kHz, 320kps

  • A Timeless Design
    Matching the classic art-deco inspired, traditional, LEAK industrial design, the LEAK CDT echoes a long-lost legacy in home audio, with stunning aesthetics.

Pair this with:

The LEAK CDT is the perfect companion to the LEAK STEREO 130 and matches the Wharfedale Denton 85 to Wharfedale LINTON 85 creates a genuinely vintage feeling whole.


USB Memory Device Audio Format: Supports WAV, MP3, AAC, WMA format
USB Memory Device File System: Supports FAT12, FAT16 & FAT32 format
Output Level: 500 +/- 50mVpp
Output Impedance: 75ohms
Frequency Response: -0.01dB (20Hz-20kHz,ref.1kHz)
Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz (CD)
44.1kHz, 48KHz (USB memory device)
Digital Output Interface: 1 x Coaxial , 1 x Optical
Standby Power Consumption: < 0.5W
Power Requirement:
(Depending on your area)
220-240V ~ 50/ 60Hz
100-120V ~ 50/60Hz
Dimensions (mm): 302 x 117.1 x 278 (Silver)
326 x 145.1 x 283 (Walnut)
Carton Size (mm): 475 x 248 x 450
Net Weight: 5.3kg (Silver)
6.9kg (Walnut)
Finish: Silver/Walnut