For music lovers who enjoy the tangible experience of playing a physical format, the CD retains its enduring appeal. The pleasure comes not just from browsing a collection of discs and reading the liner notes. It also comes from enjoying your music in superior fidelity. By combining high-quality components and decades of Onkyo audio know-how, the C-7030 CD player delivers superb playback experience. The key lies in keeping the audio signal clean and free from interference, all the way to the output stage. Driving the system is a massive, custom-built transformer that provides a clean and stable power supply. Given how affordable the C-7030 is, build quality is exceptional. A flat chassis base helps reduce unwanted vibrations, while the sleek aluminum front panel provides an elegant finish.