M-CR502 http://www.stuff.tv/marantz/m-cr502/all en-GB Marantz busts out Blu-ray micro system http://www.stuff.tv/m-cr502/marantz-busts-out-blu-ray-micro-system/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Still fresh from taking top spot in our Hi-Fi Top Ten with the M-CR502, Marantz has crafted a beautiful Blu-ray version.The Marantz M-ER803 was first </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/182990a48mn_0.jpg?1364403957" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Still fresh from taking top spot in our <a href="http://stuff.tv/Top10/TV-hi-fi-Top10s/Hi-Fi/">Hi-Fi Top Ten</a> with the <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Marantz-M-CR502-review/">M-CR502</a>, Marantz has crafted a beautiful Blu-ray version.</p> <p>The Marantz M-ER803 was first spotted at the <a href="http://stuff.tv/blogs/music/archive/2010/05/08/show-report-high-end-show-2010.aspx">High End Show</a> in May, but pricing and specs have now been confirmed.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/tv-and-hi-fi/stuff/marantz-busts-out-blu-ray-micro-system </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/m-cr502/marantz-busts-out-blu-ray-micro-system/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/m-cr502/marantz-busts-out-blu-ray-micro-system/news#comments M-CR502 Marantz Thu, 10 Jun 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14631 at http://www.stuff.tv Marantz M-CR502 http://www.stuff.tv/marantz/marantz-m-cr502/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Marantz has knocked a tonne off the asking price for this stylish, specced-up micro hi-fi. But will the drop in price seal the deal? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <p>We had a sneak peak at the M-CR502 back in July, and were quite taken with its lean, driving approach and sonic clarity – not to mention rather attractive styling. But at £500, it lacked a little in the soul department to truly bowl us over.</p> <p>It's always about 'performance-per-pound' here at Stuff, though, and when we heard Marantz had dropped its asking price by £100 we thought it only fair to put the M-CR502 through its paces properly. </p> <p><strong>Optional speakers</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £400.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Clean, punchy and precise, the cheaper price tag transforms the Marantz M-CR502 into a killer micro system </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/marantz-m-cr502 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/marantz/marantz-m-cr502/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/marantz/marantz-m-cr502/review#comments M-CR502 Marantz Fri, 07 Aug 2009 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 12983 at http://www.stuff.tv