Cyrus wins prestigious 2013 Diapason D’or Award for Lyric 09

December 16, 2013 — Article

The Cyrus Lyric 09 has won the prestigious French award, the 2013 Diapason D’or, for the Best All-In-One System of the year. The Lyric Series is their first range of all-in-one hi-fi products offering high quality music, using their renowned technology developed for their separates, that can be played from up to 14 different sources. The Lyric 09 is the flagship in the Series, with an up-sampling 32 bit digital to analogue converter and 170 watts per channel.

Cyrus Lyric 09 With the Prestigious 2013 Diapason D’or for Best All-In-One System

Enjoy music from virtually every source, including CDs, Streaming, USB (iPad compatible), FM, DAB+, TuneIn Radio, SPDIF Optical, SPDIF Digital and Bluetooth® inputs, in one attractively designed unit with Cyrus technology inside. Here are just a few of the Lyric 09 product highlights to understand why it was chosen for the Diapason D’or Award.

One of the key features is the Lyric 09 uses a specially custom designed version of the Cyrus proprietary Servo Evolution (SE₂) disc reading system, which has won numerous awards and industry-wide recognition for its ability to extract more information from a disc than any other system. You can learn more about why this makes such a difference in our recent article about the new Cyrus CDi CD player

Cyrus Lyric 09 View of connections on the the back

Lyric 09 is able to play the highest resolution 24 bit files, and the 32 bit digital to analogue converter in Lyric 09 up-samples all digital files to 192 kHz resolution, offering an improved listen experience for lower resolution files.

The advanced power amplifier was redesigned for the Lyric Series using a separate tuning stage for added efficiency. The Lyric 09 offers a powerful 170 watts per channel (into 8 Ohms) compared to the Lyric 05 with 80 watts per channel.

Cyrus’ advanced music streaming technology can be paired with any UPnP (Universal Plug and Play) or DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) device, to browse and play your entire digital music collection wirelessly. In addition, access radio stations using FM or DAB+ or the over 70,000 radio stations and podcasts world-wide via TuneIn Radio.

The Lyric Series is now available. Click on the image below to find the retailer nearest you and get a full demonstration.

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