TEAC CR-H101 Hi-Res CD Receiver and FM Tuner

Model: CR-H101-B UPC: 043774031894 Item: 166411

Product Information

The TEAC CR-H101 is a new generation CD Receiver designed for the High-Resolution audio era. Complete with 192kHz/24-bit streaming from the the back panel USB port, the CR-H101 is compatible with a computer, tablet, or smartphone. Now your favorite device will be empowered to deliver high quality sound like never before. 

 Slim Slot-in CD Player supports MP3 and WMA

  • A slim slot-in drive is employed
  • Conventional audio CD and MP3/WMA files on CD-R/RW discs are supported
  • Auto Play functionality allows a CD to play back automatically 

High-quality Wireless Audio Streaming via Bluetooth® aptX® Codec

  • In addition to the popular SBC codec, aptX® and AAC codecs are supported for high-quality audio
  • Enjoy wireless streaming of high-quality audio playback from compatible smartphones and tablets

 Built-in FM Tuner and Audio Inputs

  • A built-in PLL Synthesized FM Tuner supports 20 station presets for quick access to your favorite station
  • An optical and analog audio inputs allow users to connect other audio/visual equipment including a TV set

CR-H101B Technologies:

Compact, high-efficiency Class-D amplifier

  • The Class-D TPA3118 amplifier is made by Texas Instruments
  • Enables both the compact size and the power to playback high-resolution audio sources without data loss
  • While compact, TEAC has realized a high 26W+26W output and clear audio quality

High Precision D/A Converter

  • Incorporates a high-performance PCM1795 D/A Burr Brown converter chip made by Texas Instruments
  • This chip has previously been used in the high-end UD-501 and UD-301 systems 
  • Boasts a high S/N ratio and an excellent distortion rate which allows it to faithfully process high-resolution audio sources
  • Data quantities greatly exceed those of CDs, and bring out the wonderful nuances of the music

Up-conversion of USB Streaming, CD, and Bluetooth® sources to Hi-Resolution

  • The built-in up-conversion function can over-sample (2×) signals with sampling frequencies less than 96 kHz
  • This allows you to enjoy USB Streaming, CD, and Bluetooth with higher-quality audio

HR Loudness circuit reproduces heavy low-frequency sounds with power

  • Using DSP processing, the HR loudness circuit provides speaker output that is optimal for the LS-101HR speakers included in this system
  • You can enjoy powerful low frequencies and clear high frequencies even during playback at low and medium volume levels
  • This HR Loudness circuit is not limited just to digital sources, which it can handle with resolutions up to 192kHz/24-bit
  • This DSP processing can be applied to any input source so that its effect can be enjoyed
  • Radio and other external analog input signals are converted to 96kHz/24-bit digital signals once by the high-precision A/D converter and then processed by the HR circuit

USB Interface supports Asynchronous Transfer Mode

  • The USB interface supports 192kHz/24-bit asynchronous transmission
  • This process offers excellent suppression of jitter (time deviation the occurs when transmitting digital signals)
  • Allows interface to transmit enormous amounts of high-resolution audio source data accurately to the DAC   

Dual Clock realizes accurate D/A conversion

  • Separate dedicated crystal oscillators are used for 44.1kHz and 48kHz multiples of the clock
  • Process is crucial to jitter reduction/impact minimization 
  • When playing back high-resolution audio sources, the original sound is reproduced faithfully by suppressing the impact of jitter using this high-precision built in clock

TEAC HR Audio Player is an easy-to-use high-resolution playback application

  • TEAC HR AUDIO PLAYER is a free playback application available for Windows and Mac OS
  • Allows you to enjoy the playback of high-resolution files with ease
  • With support for WAV, FLAC, MP3, AIFF and ALAC formats, it also has an Expand to RAM function
  • Enables high-quality playback without burdening the CPU
  • Enjoy high-resolution sources with even higher audio quality

Solid Aluminum body and Design that stands out

  • Solid body has excellent vibration resistance, minimizing the impact of vibrations on audio quality
  • The top panel has a grille reminiscent of those found on high-end power amplifiers 
  • Uses aluminum casing that is about 3 mm on the top, front, left and right sides
  • With a width of about 182 mm and a height of about 93 mm, the extremely compact body has a full-metal enclosure

Machined Aluminum Knobs

  • Cut aluminum knobs that feature ridges like those found on professional audio equipment
  • Used for the large volume and source selection knobs on the front
  • The cool feel characteristic of metal provides a sense of satisfaction every time the knobs are touched

Subwoofer Pre-out for 2.1ch System

  • Subwoofer pre-out on back panel permits additional bass sound by connecting a powered subwoofer unit
  • Optical digital input allows users to expand 2.1ch home theater system
  • Receiving digital audio signal (Stereo PCM 96kHz or lower) from a TV/STB

Versatile Clock Functions

  • The remote control Clock button can be pressed to show the current time
  • In addition, the timer function can be used to turn the CD player or FM tuner ON/OFF at set times 


CR-H101 Features:

  •  Connection Information Compact CD Receiver for desktop
  • High-performance Class-D Amplifier delivers 26watts + 26 watts
  • PCM 192kH/24bit Hi-Res Audio streaming
  • HR Loudness enhances Mid/Low frequency at low volume level (applicable to all sources)
  • BurrBrown PCM1795 D/A Converter
  • Dual On-board Clocks for 44.1kHz and 48kHz systems
  • 2x Up-conversion applicable to USB, CD and Bluetooth® inputs (up to 192kHz)
  • aptX® High-quality wireless audio streaming via Bluetooth®
  • Built-in FM Tuner with 20 station memory
  • USB Audio Input
  • Optical Digital Audio Input
  • Analog Line Input
  • Gold-plated Screw-type Speaker Terminals
  • 1/8" Stereo Mini Headphone Out
  • Subwoofer Pre-out
  • Aluminum Body allows Horizontal or Vertical settings
  • Machined Aluminum Volume Knob
  • Remote Control
  • On/Off and Sleep Timer
  • Cooling-fan-less Design
  • Free Hi-Res Audio Playback Software "TEAC HR Audio Player" provided for Windows/Macintosh
  • RoHS complied
  • Windows computers require a driver software available from TEAC web site.
  • iOS devices (with a Lightning connector) require a Lightning - USB Camera Adapter, and a USB cable.
  • iOS devices (with a 30-pin connector) require an iPad Camera Connection Kit, and a USB cable.
  • Android devices require an OTG cable (a.k.a. USB Host cable) and a USB cable.



CR-H101 Specifications:

DAC Specs:

  • BurrBrown PCM1795 D/A Converter
  • Up-convert 2x (up to 192kHz for Digital Source
  • Dual On-board Clock (for 44.1kHz system, and 48kHz system)

CD Specs:

  • Slot-in CD Player (Auto-playback supported)
  • Supported Media - CD-DA, CD-R, CD-RW (8cm CD not supported)
  • Supported Media Format - ISO9660 LEVEL 1/2/JOLIET
  • Supported File Formats - PCM (on CD-DA), MP3, WMA
  • PCM - 44.1kHz, 16-bit
  • MP3 - 16k / 22.05k / 24k / 32k / 44.1k / 48kHz, 32k to 320kbps and VBR
  • WMA - 8k / 11.025k / 16k / 22.05k / 32k / 44.1k / 48kHz, 32k to 320kbps and VBR (DRM not supported)
  • Max. Number of Files - 250 (incl. folders)
  • Max. Number of Folders - 99

Tuner Specs:

  • Type - PLL Synthesized
  • FM - 87.5 to 108.0 MHz
  • Number of Pre-sets - 20 stations

Bluetooth® Specs:

  • Bluetooth® version - 3.0 
  • Output Class - Class 2
  • Supported Profile - A2DP
  • Supported Codec - aptX®, SBC, AAC

Speaker Output: 

  • Terminals - Screw type
  • Max. Output Power - 26 watts + 26 watts (4 ohms, 1kHz, THD 10% JEITA)
  • Rated Output Power - 20 watts + 20 watts (4 ohms, 1kHz, THD 1% JEITA)


Digital Audio Inputs:

USB Specs: 

  • Connector - USB B-type (USB2.0 compatible)
  • Transfer Mode - Asynchronous Transfer Mode
  • Supported Devices - PC (Windows-Macintosh), iOS device, Android device
  • Supported File Format - PCM
  • PCM - 44.1k / 48k / 88.2k / 96k / 176.4k / 192kHz, 16/24-bit

Optical Digital: 

  • Connector - TOS-link x1
  • Supported File Format - PCM
  • PCM - 44.1k / 48k / 88.2k / 96kHz, 16/24-bit
  • Input Level - -24 to -14.5dBm peak

Analog Audio Input:

  • Connector - RCA Pin Jack x1 pair

Headphone Output: 

  • Connector - 1/8" (3.5mm) Stereo Mini Jack x1
  • Max. Output Power - 80mW + 80mW (32 ohms loaded, 1kHz)
  • Total Harmonic Distortion - 0.08 %

Subwoofer Pre-out:

  • Connector - RCA Pin Jack x1

Operating Power: 

  • US/Canada - AC 120V, 60Hz
  • UK/Europe - AC 230V, 50Hz
  • Power Consumption - 21 watts
  • Dimensions - 7.2" x 3.7" x 8.7" / 182 x 93 x 221 mm (W x H x D, incl. protrusion)
  • Weight - 4.9 lbs. / 2.2 kg
  • Included Accessories - Power Cord, Remote Control (RC-1324), AAA Batteries x 2, FM Antenna, Owner's Manual (incl. Warranty Card)

Audio Performance (Amplifier section):

  • Frequency Response - 20 to 45,000 Hz (-5dB)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio - 90 dB (LINE, IHF-A/LPF 20kHz 1kHz 2V Input)
  • T.H.D. - 0.02 % (1kHz, 4ohms, 1W)

Supported Windows OS:

  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10

Supported Macintosh OS:

  • OS X Lion(10.7)
  • OS X Mountain Lion(10.8)
  • OS X Mavericks(10.9)
  • OS X Yosemite (10.10)
  • OS X El Capitan (10.11.1)

What's in the Box

What's in the Box:

  • Power Cord
  • Remote Control (RC-1324)
  • AAA Batteries x 2
  • FM Antenna
  • Owner's Manual (incl. Warranty Card)