Sony MDS-S35


Name MDS-S35
Manufacturer Sony
Released 1995/10
Device type deck
NetMD No
Hi-MD No
Radio No
Dimensions 430 x 97.5 x 303mm (UK model) AEP models were x 292mm deep
Weight 3.6kg
ATRAC ver 3
Power cable
Price (launch)
¥59 000
Inputs RCA in, Digital optical (TOSLINK)
Outputs 3.5mm headphone, RCA out, Digital optical (TOSLINK)

The S35 has a 1/4” headphone out and has no AV bus link. Weight is different due to differing power supplies too (seemingly 3.6kg for the 303 and 2.4kg for the S35).

Remote: RM-D3M, RM-D4M works too (might have come with Japanese units)

Model Using Similar Mechanism: MDS-302
Mechanism Type: (started as?) MDM-2A, was changed out to MDM-2AR (see page 87 of service manual)
Base Unit Type: MBU-2
Optical Pickup Block: KMS-210A/J-N
IC271 ATRAC Encoder/Decoder: CXD2536R

IC121 Servo Signal Processor EFM/ACIRC Encoder/Decoder: CXD2535AR

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