Turntable

5 New Products That Should Be on Your Radar

We’ve rounded up all the new product news of the week, including the DJI Mavic Mini 2, Pro-Ject’s new all-in-one turntable and new MagSafe accessories.

Fluance RT80 Review

Plenty to enjoy here, but a lack of dynamism and low-end extension stops the RT80 joining the top table The Fluance RT80 is the Canadian

Mark Levinson completes 5000 series with ‘flagship’ preamp and power amplifier

The new separates bring the 5000 series total to six Since 2019, when Mark Levinson officially released its first two 5000 series separates (namely the ‘affordable’ £7995/$8500 5805

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Evo review

It’s time for Evolution, according to Pro-Ject. Taking its most popular turntable design and altering almost every aspect, while at the same time increasing the

Crosley CR6037A-SI RSD3 Mini Review

In a world where everything seems to be super-sized, it’s a little odd (but also a little heartening) to see Crosley go completely in the

Audio-Technica AT-LP120XBT-USB review

Audio-Technica established its vinyl credentials many years ago, and the AT-LP120XBT-USB is the company’s latest attempt to bring a bit of 21st century modernity and

SME Model 6 review

SME’s most affordable deck is packed with fresh engineering It might seem like an odd thing to say, but we suspect that SME doesn’t view

Andover Model-One Turntable Music System Review

More often than not, the deciding factor on what makes an AV product “good” or “bad” comes down to performance. But is this really what

Elipson W35 review

A stylish, spherical speaker but with only so-so sound The Elipson W35 marks the first time that the French speaker and turntable specialist has brought

Roberts RT200 review

An attractive, easy to use turntable, but no class-leading audio According to the company’s own literature, the Roberts RT200 turntable is an “intuitive set-up for

Best Turntable 2020: The best record players to buy in 2020

What’s the best turntable for your level? Best turntable: For many turntables are the way to play back music. You can’t replicate the sound of

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. There’s a new record player in Pro-Ject Audio’s iconic

Vertere DG-1 Dynamic Groove review

Vertere’s most affordable turntable package is now the one to beat at this level  The Vertere DG-1 Dynamic Groove is a deck/arm package that offers

Elipson revamps turntable range with the Chroma series

Elipson Audio’s new Chroma range of turntables replaces the Alpha and Omega range, bringing with them a number of improvements and new features. Elipson Audio’s

7 reasons to buy a hi-fi system (and not a wireless speaker)

A stereo separates music system still has a lot going for it We like hi-fi. You might have gathered that. What that really means is

Rega io review

Signature Rega sound in a highly accessible package While Rega used to make a high-end DAC called ‘io’, the naming of its latest amplifier is

Best phono preamps 2020: budget to high-end

A turntable’s best friend A phono preamp (aka phono stage) raises your turntable’s output to make it compatible with modern amps. At the same time,

Yamaha Introduces A-S Series Integrated Amps

Back in fall 2019, Yamaha took a page from the Technics playbook and introduced a series of upscale components aimed squarely at audiophiles. The 5000

Final Audio E500 Review

Among the most effective pound-for-pound products you’re likely to hear The Final Audio E500 are an inexpensive pair of in-ears from the Japanese audio company.

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 admire without actually being functional. Add a decent pair

Technics EAH-F70N noise-cancelling headphones review

Perhaps best known for dominating the DJ turntable industry for the last few decades with its SL-1200 range, Technics has now entered a few pairs

What’s the Difference Between a $69 and a $2,000 Phono Preamp?

Your phono preamp is a vital component of your turntable system, even if you don’t know it. Generally the smallest and most affordable, it may

Andover Audio Spinbase review: An all-in-one speaker system for your turntable

A great-sounding, compact, vibration-free solution for vinyl lovers The mantra with sound systems today seems to be that they should be heard, not seen. If

What’s the Difference Between $300 and $1,000 Bookshelf Speakers?

People like good sound, obviously, but to different ends and different extreme. There’s upgrading to a soundbar or a two-channel home theater system so you

Sonos Port review

One of hi-fi’s greatest strengths is how rarely great-sounding components become redundant. Assuming it’s still in working order, even your first tape deck or turntable

Vertere DG-1 Turntable Review

Batman doesn’t own a turntable but if he did… What is the Vertere DG-1? The Vertere DG-1 (Dynamic Groove) is an unsuspended, belt driven turntable.

Onkyo TX-8150 review

Don’t let the description of the Onkyo TX-8150 as a ‘network receiver’ underwhelm you: this unassuming, modestly priced box is a packed to the brim