No Image Available
Dolby B NR Dolby C logo DBX Metal Tape

This Marantz SD440 is a auto-reverse stereo cassette deck with Dolby B and C and DBX noise reduction, it was first sold by Marantz in 1984 with a recommended retail price of USD $330.

The main features of the Marantz SD440 are: 2 heads, tape type selection and capable of handling normal, chrome and metal tapes.

Dolby C-type used in the SD440 provides 20 dB of noise reduction above about 1,000 Hz, fully doubling the amount given by B-type. Dbx Type II found in the SD440 is a simplified version of the Type I noise reduction system. The dbx Type II system was designed to be used with systems with limited bandwidth such as cassette based recorders and also uses a simple 2:1:2 compander to reduce noise.

Compact Cassette

Historic events

1984 The Ferrari Testarossa, a two-door coupé, premiered at the Paris Auto Show.

Features of Marantz SD440

Electronics
Electronics
Record Protection
Compact Cassette
General
Stereo
Head
Head Configuration
2 Head Desiǥn 4 Track / 2 Channel
HighCom NR
Noise Reduction
Dolby-B Noise Reduction Dolby-C Noise Reduction DBX Type II Noise Reduction
Power
Power Requirements
Alternating Current
Tape Speed
Speed
1⅞ ips - 4.76 cm/s
Tape
Tape
Normal Tape Capabılity Chrome Tape Capabılity Metal Tape Capabılity
Transport
Transport
Auto Reverse Auto Shutoff

Similar to Marantz SD440 from the period 1984

ebay Marantz SD440 related items currently for sale Last update on Sep 22, 2021 3:15:26 PM CEST