Denon DN-790R
Dolby B NR Dolby S Dolby C logo Dolby HXPro Wired Remote Control Full Logic Metal Tape 3 Head

This Denon DN-790R is a stereo cassette deck with Dolby B/C/S and HX-Pro noise reduction, it was first sold by Denon in 1995 with a recommended retail price of USD $1,000.

The main features of the Denon DN-790R are: 3 heads and off-tape monitoring, digital linear tape counter with 4 digits and memory stop, automatic tape type selection and capable of handling normal, chrome and metal tapes, belt driven dual-capstan transport.

Typical front loading cassette deck with the cassette compartiment located on the left side of the deck. Tape eject is operated mechanically and the cassette needs to be placed with the side to be played facing forward in the cassette well.

Level meters used on the DN-790R are generic digital peak reading meters with peak hold for easy adjustment of optimum recording level. Full-logic transport controls used on the DN-790R let it respond to the slightest finger contact for fast and effortless transport function selection. Playback speed may be adjusted with pitch control. Cue and review can be used to easily and quickly locate the beginning of a passage.

To ensure the best response from the wide variety of tapes available adjustment of, sensitivity, to optimum levels can be performed prior to recording.

Dolby S-type noise reduction gives cleaner transient response, provides lower noise levels, both at low and high frequencies, and allows higher signal levels to be recorded safely on the DN-790R. Dolby S-type noise reduction provides 24 dB of high frequency noise reduction plus an additional 10 dB of low frequency noise reduction. The Dolby HX PRO system provides precise bias control during recording to reduce distortion and improve linearity in the high-frequency range, the result is recorded sound that is highly faithful to the original. The 19kHz multiplex pilot slgnal present in FM stereo broadcasts can cause false triggering of the noise reduction system. The switchable MPX filter of the DN-790R filters out the pilot signal, and assuring proper Dolby processing of FM stereo programs.

For undisturbed listening a jack connector for a pair of stereo headphones is supplied. Connection to other audio components for plaback can be achieved by a RCA or XLR cable and recording from a source by a RCA or XLR cable. All main transport commands can be issued remotely with a wired remote control.

Compact Cassette
  • 3 Motor Mechanism
  • 3-Head System
  • Closed Loop Dual Capstan
  • Computed Multi Function Display System
  • Professional
  • Precision Audio Component

Historic events

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Features of Denon DN-790R

Calibration
Calibration
Bias Fine Tune Auto Level Calibration
Connectors
Connectivity
XLR Output Jacks RCA Input/Output Connectors Headphones Wired Remote Control XLR Input Jacks
Controls
Controls
Tape Length Selection
Display
Display
Multi Function Display Digital Peak-Reading Meters Peak Hold Linear Tape Counter 4-Digıt Digital Counter
Electronics
Electronics
Record Protection
Cassette Exterior
Exterior
Orientation Left 19-Inch EIA Rack Mounting Black Finish Front Loading
Compact Cassette
General
Stereo
Head
Head Configuration
3 Head Desiǥn 4 Track / 2 Channel
Indicators
Indicators
Metal Tape Chrome Tape Normal Tape
HighCom NR
Noise Reduction
Dolby-B Noise Reduction MPX Filter Dolby-S Noise Reduction Dolby-C Noise Reduction Dolby HX Pro®
Controls
Operation
Music Scan Full Logic Transport Control Cue / Review Record Mute Memory Stop Pitch Control Real-Time Tape Monitoring
Power
Power Requirements
Alternating Current
Tape Speed
Speed
1⅞ ips - 4.76 cm/s
Tape
Tape
Automatic Tape Type Selection Normal Tape Capabılity Chrome Tape Capabılity Metal Tape Capabılity
Transport
Transport
Auto Shutoff Mechanical Tape Loading Dual-Capstan Transport Belt Drive (Capsŧan) 3x Motor Mechanism Belt Drive (Mechanism)

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