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15 of the best turntable accessories for better vinyl sound

Improve your record player’s performance with these accessory upgrades We love vinyl. Convenient it is not.

3 of the best turntable systems for playing vinyl

Enjoy your vinyl in style with these three record player systems Your sound system’s sonic excellence

Q Acoustics launches Q Active 400 wireless floorstanding speakers

Music-streaming towers promise to pack a punch Last year, Q Acoustics launched its first-ever active loudspeakers – the Q Active 200.

This Lexus IS Wax Edition is perfect for vinyl purists

No, we’re not talking about vinyl body wrapping, which the Lexus IS Wax Edition sports with

VPI Prime 21+ review

VPI’s Prime record player has been something of a favourite of ours since we reviewed it

Elipson Chroma 400 RIAA review

In some ways, there has never been a better time to buy your first proper record

Teenage Engineering OB-4 Bluetooth Speaker Lets You Remix Songs On The Fly

At first glance, the Teenage Engineering OB-4 looks like one of those modern Bluetooth boomboxes. It’s just

Pro-Ject Audio unveils new Debut Carbon EVO turntable

Austrian hi-fi company Pro-Ject Audio Systems new Debut Carbon EVO features an 8.6-inch carbon fibre tonearm.

Best turntable speakers 2020: top speakers for your record player

Standmounters and floorstanders, budget to premium Without speakers, your turntable is nothing but a pretty centrepiece, something to

Why You Shouldn’t Buy an All-In-One Turntable

All-in-one turntables are more popular than ever for one main reason: they make listening to vinyl dead

Audio-Technica AT-LP5x review

A fine sounding, fuss-free turntable Audio-Technica’s original AT-LP5 turntable was a winner. Launched in 2016, its

Hands on: Audio-Technica AT-LPW50PB Review

First impressions of Audio Technica’s latest turntable, and it’s a record player that offers convenience for

Rega Planar 10 / Apheta 3 review

Rega takes a radical approach to turntable design Ever heard of the Rega Naiad? Don’t worry,

McIntosh MTI100 Review

A high-end record player that’s currently number one in a field of one What is the

Vertere Acoustics MG-1 MkII/Mystic review

Vertere Acoustics is a hard company to define. It was founded around a decade ago and

Rega Aura review : Impressive phono stage, provided your system is up to it

The idea of a phono stage from Rega Research costing nearly £4000 is still surprising. It’s

Technics SL-1500C review : A beautifully made, fuss-free record player

The rebirth of the Technics brand has been fascinating. Since 2014, the brand has released a

Cambridge Audio Duo Review

What is the Cambridge Audio Duo? The output signal from a record player is feeble. It’s virtually

Dual CS 505-4 review

Back in 1983, the first generation of Dual’s evergreen CS 505 cost just over £90. At

Hands on: Technics SL-1200/SL-1210 MK7 review

The return of the legendary Technics turntable The Technics SL-1200 is back. Again. The famous turntable

Brainwavz HM100 Review

Big over-ear headphones that aim to marry studio-grade sound with premium styling for an inexpensive price

Convert Technologies Plato Class A review

What is Convert Technology’s Plato Class A? Answer: it’s a wonderfully versatile single box solution for

KEF LS50 Wireless review

When someone says the words ‘hi-fi system’, what do you think of? If you’re anything like

Audio Technica AT-LP3 review

The recent popularity of suitcase turntables with fully automatic functionality has reduced the record player to

Linn Klimax LP12 review

The Linn LP12 was introduced in 1973. This unassuming belt-driven turntable took a while to gain

Luxman EQ-500 review

Phono stages aren’t the most glamorous item in a hi-fi chain. But if you want to

Roth VA4 review

With more people buying vinyl each year, there’s a greater number of turntables being bought (or

Elipson Omega 100 RIAA BT review

While much of the rest of the world appears to be regressing to the rather unsavoury

Technics SL-1200GR Hands on Review

The launch of a new Technics SL1200GR turntable at CES 2017 created a stir of seismic

Apple Music introduced as “the next chapter in music”

This week at WWDC 2015, Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced Apple Music. This is a service