May 2021

Home Audio CD Players: Aggregated Ranking Report

This report contains an aggregate consensus of CD Player rankings posted by key online experts, as of May 2021.

Methodology: combine opinions of key experts

Identify Experts

We identify key publishers and experts that consistently review and recommend Home Audio CD Players.

Capture Rankings

For each publisher we find a currently recommended "top 10" list of Home Audio CD Players, it must be updated in the last 9 months.

Aggregate Rankings

We put all those lists together and aggregate them. The more frequently a product is recommended, the higher it is in our ranking

Experts chosen for May 2021 ranking

At a glance - May 2021 Ranking

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Rank Price CD Player
Lifewire
Idsesmedia
Consumer Search
Gadgets Reviews
Improb
AlphaTopList
Prime Critics
10Speakers
Technize
Idapt
#1
$53 Tenswall Portable CD Player
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5
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5
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1
#2
Check price Tascam CD-200BT
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12
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10
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#3
$395 Tascam CD-RW900MKII
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2
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6
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#4
$40 Lonpoo CD Player
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3
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9
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9
#5
$430 Teac CD-P650
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4
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4
7
#6
$337 Bose Wave Music System IV
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11
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#7
$30 Coby Compact Anti-Skip
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8
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1
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#8
$41 Jensen JMC-180
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2
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3
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#9
$40 Sylvania SRCD243
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10
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2
#10
Check price Soulcker Portable CD Player
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8
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2
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#11
Check price GPX BCA209B
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3
10
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#12
$45 Jensen CD-555
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9
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4
#13
$23 GPX PC332B
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5
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5
#14
$30 Riptunes Portable CD Player
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7
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6
#15
$180 Sharp XL-BH250
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6
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9
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#16
$80 Sony CFDS70BLK
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8
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8
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#17
$118 Victrola 50’s Retro CD Player
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10
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9
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#18
Check price KeiiD CD Player
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6
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10
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#19
Check price Gueray Portable CD Player
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6
4
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We ranked Tenswall Portable CD Player #1 in May 2021 because:

  • 4 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Tenswall Portable CD Player as #1.
Critic endorsements:
Idsesmedia

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Improb

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10Speakers

Pros
Great sound quality
Easy to use
Also a Bluetooth speaker
Mountable at walls and flat surfaces

Cons
Volume is not as loud as expected

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Idapt

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We ranked Tascam CD-200BT #2 in May 2021 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Lifewire

Best for Durability

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Improb

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Technize

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We ranked Tascam CD-RW900MKII #3 in May 2021 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Lifewire

Best for Live Applications

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Consumer Search

Best for Professionals

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Technize

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We ranked Lonpoo CD Player #4 in May 2021 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Idsesmedia

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Gadgets Reviews

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Idapt

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We ranked Teac CD-P650 #5 in May 2021 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Consumer Search

Best for Home Audio

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Technize

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Idapt

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We ranked Bose Wave Music System IV #6 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Bose Wave Music System IV as #1.
Critic endorsements:
Lifewire

Best Overall

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Improb

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We ranked Coby Compact Anti-Skip #7 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Coby Compact Anti-Skip as #1.
Critic endorsements:
Gadgets Reviews

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Prime Critics

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We ranked Jensen JMC-180 #8 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
AlphaTopList

Pros
Remote control
Digital tuning
Backlit LCD
Auxiliary input
Skip/search function

Cons
Short cords
Challenging to program alarm

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10Speakers

Pros
Nice for Small Spaces
Easy to Use
Good Volume Control

Cons
Cannot Adjust Bass/Treble

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We ranked Sylvania SRCD243 #9 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Prime Critics

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Idapt

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We ranked Soulcker Portable CD Player #10 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
AlphaTopList

Pros
Easy to install
Classic design
Multi-function
Top notch sound quality

Cons
Low-quality AUX cable

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10Speakers

Pros
Mountable and easy to install
Elegant and classic design
Multiple functions
Wide uses

Cons
Dust particles can accumulate because some parts are exposed

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We ranked GPX BCA209B #11 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Prime Critics

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10Speakers

Pros
Built-in stereo speakers
The LCD display with white backlight
Records from radio and CD
Includes AC power cable and battery power backup

Cons
No radio frequency indicator
Buttons are hard to see

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We ranked Jensen CD-555 #12 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Consumer Search

Best For Kids

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Idapt

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We ranked GPX PC332B #13 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Prime Critics

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Idapt

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We ranked Riptunes Portable CD Player #14 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Gadgets Reviews

Andere beliebte Kids CD Players

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Idapt

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We ranked Sharp XL-BH250 #15 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Improb

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Technize

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We ranked Sony CFDS70BLK #16 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Consumer Search

Best CD/Cassette Player

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Improb

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We ranked Victrola 50’s Retro CD Player #17 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Consumer Search

Best Turntable CD Player

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Improb

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We ranked KeiiD CD Player #18 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Idsesmedia

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Improb

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We ranked Gueray Portable CD Player #19 in May 2021 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Home Audio CD Players” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Prime Critics

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10Speakers

Pros
1400 mAh rechargeable battery
Key Lock
Multi-function
Easy to carry and use

Cons
Packaging may not withstand shipment

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