The Marantz CD-16 exclusive is a special edition of the Marantz CD-16 produced specially for the German market developed by Rainer Finck. It was produced at the end of 1995 in a limited edition of 300.
The Marantz CD16 and Marantz CD15 technically are almost identical. Both have the Philips CDM4 cdmechanism and toroidal transformer. De Marantz CD16 Exclusive uses new HDAM modules, the Marantz CD15 uses regular HDAM modules. The Marantz CD15 has 2x TDA1547 selected blue star d/a converters.