Even better than the Elite CLD-99 would be the Pioneer HLD-X9 which has a better laser (narrower-beam since it uses a visible and not IR diode), better voltage regulation (47 discrete ones among its many, many PC boards in the player), 5-way parallel Y/C separation, etc. and the ability to also play MUSE HiVision laserdiscs.
The HLD-X9 has the following outputs; two composite, two Y/C, two analogue stereo, two MUSE, one Toshlink, one standard S/PIF coax, remote standard Pioneer, and finally one RF AC3. There is also one input for standard Pioneer remote control.
What's your Pioneer HLD-X9 worth in 2021? Here are some recently sold items.
|Pioneer HLD X9 Laserdisc High End Unit||06/2021||$ 3 363.00|
|Pioneer HLD X9 Hi Vision LD Laser Disc||04/2021||$ 2 832.00|
|Pioneer HLD X9 Hi Vision LD Laser Disc||05/2021||$ 2 596.00|
|See all sold items on eBay for more prices||07/2021||-.--|
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