Grundig CN 1000 HiFi
Dolby B NR Soft Touch

The Grundig CN 1000 HiFi is a stereo cassette deck with Dolby B noise reduction, it was introduced by Grundig in 1977 and discontinued 2 years later in 1979.

The main features of the Grundig CN 1000 HiFi are: 2 heads, analog 3 digit tape counter and memory stop, manual tape type selection with support for normal, chrome and ferro-chrome tapes, belt driven single-capstan transport.

Typical of this deck is the 70's top loading layout 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 CN 1000 HiFi are analog needle VU reading meters. Soft-touch controls for fast and easy transport function selection of the CN 1000 HiFi. Cue and review can be used to easily and quickly locate the beginning of a passage.

The Dolby-B system reduces tape hiss on tapes recorded on the CN 1000 HiFi by as much as 10 dB at the highest frequencies.

Compact Cassette
  • Hi Fi

Historic events

1977 AT&T completes it prototype of cell phone technology.
1978 Nintendo releases its first video game, Computer Othello.
1979 The first commercial fully automated 1G (First Generation) cellular network was launched in Japan by NTT

Features of Grundig CN 1000 HiFi

3-Digıt Mechanical Counter Analog Needle Meters
Cassette Exterior
Orientation Left Top Loading Black Finish
Compact Cassette
Head Configuration
2 Head Desiǥn 4 Track / 2 Channel
HighCom NR
Noise Reduction
Dolby-B Noise Reduction
Cue / Review Line / Mic Input Select Soft Touch Transport Control Memory Stop
Microphone Level Adjust (Left/Right) Individual Input Level Controls Auto Record Level
Tape Speed
1⅞ ips - 4.76 cm/s
Manual Tape Type Selection Ferro-Chrome Tape Capabılity Normal Tape Capabılity Chrome Tape Capabılity
Mechanical Tape Loading Auto Stop Sìngle Capsŧan Transport Belt Drive (Capsŧan)

Similar to Grundig CN 1000 HiFi from the period 1977 - 1979