Audio-Technica AT-LP60BKBTU Fully Automatic Wireless Belt-Drive Stereo Turntable – – I’m very happy with this

Great sounding player, blue tooth is rubbish and won’t connect to anything.

Excellent purchase, easy to set up, synced straightaway to bluetooth speaker. Plays both old and new vinyl, looks good, easy to use, sounds great.

Birthday present for my husband who loves his vinyl. Here are the specifications for the Audio-Technica AT-LP60BKBTU Fully Automatic Wireless Belt-Drive Stereo Turntable –:

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  • Connects wirelessly to devices with Bluetooth wireless technology (powered speakers, headphones, stereo receivers), or to wired audio systems and powered speakers via included dual RCA output cable
  • Fully automatic belt-drive turntable with two speeds (33⅓, 45 RPM)
  • Built-in switchable phono pre-amplifier
  • Anti-resonance, die-cast aluminium platter
  • Integral Audio-Technical Dual Moving Magnet phono cartridge with replaceable stylus

Use small sony bluetooth speaker with it. Use small sony bluetooth speaker with it which works a treat.

Time to time which i find to be extremely annoying to the extent i’m contemplating buying speakers to plug. It pairs virtually straight away but cuts out momentarily from time to time which i find to be extremely annoying to the extent i’m contemplating buying speakers to plug in directly which goes against the reason i bought this in the first place.

Reviews from purchasers :

  • Get out your vinyl!
  • Highly Recommended and great for the price
  • Good but outdated Bluetooth

Highly recommended and great for the price. I have a lot of my old original vinyl and was keen to get a modern system without all the fuss of separate speakers etc. This fit the bill really, really well – connected to my bluetooth sound bar for the tv and wow – what an amazing sound – really rich and deep, helps with the sub-woofer on the sound bar. I have to say though hearing that old familiar vinyl crackle brings back fond memories of my youth. Would recommend this to anyone if you are old or new to vinyl.

I bought this for my husband as a gift. He is very happy with the quality of the product and it’s sound. The only drawback is that you need to purchase an extra piece of kit to enable you to make recordings on usb.

This is a great piece of kit. Sound is perfectly fine through my bose soundlink mini. Well packaged and exceptionally easy to set up. Very happy with my purchase.

Excellent entry level turntable. Bought this as a gift for someone and got the job of setting it up for her. Takes literally 10 to 15 minutes to get out of box, attach platter, set belt, connect speakers (not included ) and get playing. Instructions are easy to follow and to be fair there is not a lot to do in the set up. Very smooth belt action, and good sound especially given the price. Bluetooth function is very easy and pairs with bluetooth speakers in seconds. It is a bit plasticky looking but for 169 quid you are not going to get a premium looking turntable. Handles old and new vinyl with aplombvery good starter turntable or for someone who wants good sound on a budget.

Does what it says on the tin. Easy to pair to bluetooth speakers & headphones.

Its like going back 20 years.

Does what it says on the tin. Easy to pair to bluetooth speakers & headphones.

This is a great piece of kit. Sound is perfectly fine through my bose soundlink mini. Well packaged and exceptionally easy to set up. Very happy with my purchase.

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Audio-Technica Audio Technica AT-LP1240USB Direct Drive Turntable : A really good turntable. Built like a tank

Built like a tankyou will not be disappointed. Instructions very clear (that you have to follow closely) to set-up the tone arm and counter balance. Remember you will need to buy a cartridge and stylus. Positioning the cartridge can be a bit tricky, so i bought a cartridge alignment protractor (around £10-£12) and this did the job. If you play your discs before you align it properly, you’ll probably damage the discs and stylus, so a protractor is essential. Unfortunately the instructions just state to attach the cartridge, but it does need proper alignment. After this everything sounded superb. The unit weighs about 15 kgs, so when you first place it down, it seems to be ‘suctioned’ to the wherever you put it.

Solid, fantastic quality, great sound even with a cheapest cartridge.

Have found it an excellent turntable. Because you can adjust the speed you. Have found it an excellent turntable. Because you can adjust the speed you get the right reproduction. I think that because i can get the right balance on the tone arm lps that i thought were faulty before i can now use them. I should have got one of these a long time ago.

Excellent, really improved the playing of my records. Excellent,really improved the playing of my records,thank you.

A really excellent turntable,it’s built like a tank. Outstanding direct drive,stops and starts in an instant,it dosen’t come with a stylus just a headshell with connections,so i installed an audio technica atn-120eb cartridge,bit fiddly but the sound is amazing. Everything works well,no hums,it has reverse,pitch control,quartz lock a strobe light and a handy wee light to help you set the tonearm on a record. The phono leads and mains lead are detachable which is a bonus as you can use your own if required. The built in pre-amp is actually quite good,nothing feels cheap,very high quality and quite heavy. I’d recommend this to anyone.

Audio Technica AT-LP1240USB Direct Drive Turntable with USB Out : Solid, well made and good sounding vinyl turntable. Bought to replace an old dual belt drive turntable which came to the end of its life. It isn’t cheap but is a very solid piece of kit. Setting up took a while and i was helped that i have set up hi fi turntables in the past, though the supplied set up instructions are good. Another reviewer has mentioned looking at youtube setup videos, which is certainly a good idea if you haven’t set up before, particularly installing the cartridge as the stylus cartridge has to be bought and installed separately. One minus point is that the supplied disc mat is very thin and mine isn’t too flat so i have replaced it with a better mat from an old turntable. The platter comes up to speed very quickly and the strobe indicates that the speed is constant. I am not planning on using the pitch controls very much but they are very easy to use. I have played vinyl both through the inbuilt phono pre-amp and through an external pre-amp and there isn’t much noticeable difference – the sound has a very even tone. The tone arm is all manual which i can live with, but it would have been nice to have autostop with the arm lifting at the end of a side.

I’ve not had a record player for a. I’ve not had a record player for a few years until buying this but i’d forgotten how good they can sound.Its a bit techy to set-up and you need to but a stylus cassette seperately but it was worth the effort. Great product and worth every penny.

It as given a new lease of life to old vinyl i had not listened too for years.

Until now, i’ve been happy with my project debut carbon esprit with an at440mlb cartridge. Sounds ok, but very basic and dull to look at and use. Got this for fun mostly, but i was shocked when i played the first track. This turntable sounds just as good as the project,(with the at440mlb swapped over),but with more energy, and is far more desirable. The built-in phono amp is just about acceptable, but invest in a decent one from rega or graham slee to get the best out of this deck. Don’t be tempted to skimp on the cartridge, as this turntable more than deserves at least a 2m red. Great fun, great sound, gorgeous to own. Lubricate the spindle bearing with machine oil, fit a couple of rubber o rings along the tonearm to reduce resonance, and you may need to tweak the tonearm bearings slightly with a small screwdriver.

A really excellent turntable,it’s built like a tank. Outstanding direct drive,stops and starts in an instant,it dosen’t come with a stylus just a headshell with connections,so i installed an audio technica atn-120eb cartridge,bit fiddly but the sound is amazing. Everything works well,no hums,it has reverse,pitch control,quartz lock a strobe light and a handy wee light to help you set the tonearm on a record. The phono leads and mains lead are detachable which is a bonus as you can use your own if required. The built in pre-amp is actually quite good,nothing feels cheap,very high quality and quite heavy. I’d recommend this to anyone.

Can even get a good listen to discs i previously thought were. My vinyl has never been treated to this quality before, can even get a good listen to discs i previously thought were unplayabe.

I’ve not had a record player for a. I’ve not had a record player for a few years until buying this but i’d forgotten how good they can sound.Its a bit techy to set-up and you need to but a stylus cassette seperately but it was worth the effort. Great product and worth every penny.

I bought this to replace my numark turntable. I use it purely at home to listen to old vinyl records. I wanted to upgrade my turntable and after some questions i posted on different turntables and the responses \i got i decided to splash out and opt for this model. The only fiddly part for me was the connecting of the stylus cartridge (which i bought seperately) this does not come with the turntable. I have it connected directly into my sonos connect and then to all other sonos speakers around the house. I switched on the built in pre amp and hey presto, quality sound that shows you why people are going back to vinyl.

One brilliant piece of kit both in looks and performance,.

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Audio-Technica AT-LP5 Turntable : sounds ok but cheaply made and needs work to get the best from it

Light-years ahead of anything i’ve had before. I bough this turntable along with a quality amplifier and speakers to allow me to play my long-cherished but recently un-played lp records and i now wish i had done this years ago. The quality and performance of this turntable are light-years ahead of anything i’ve had before and i have no hesitation in recommending the at-lp5 very highly for anyone who, like me, has yearned for a return to the magic of spinning vinyl records – and also for anyone who wishes to play them for the first time ever. For me, new life has been breathed into an old passion and this turntable seems to be just the business for honouring the sacred relics of my ancient creed and releasing their heavenly sounds as they spin. I have three further comments to make:1. The various parts of the turntable are very well packaged for safety in transit. The result is that assembly of some quite delicate components is required before the turntable can be used. The superb instructions included in the package allow this to be done safely and satisfyingly quickly. I am usually unimpressed by the quality of rca cable that comes with hi-fi separates and i usually buy the cables i like to use – but in this case the at-lp5 comes with what seems to be a quality cable with a third wire which allows the turntable and the amplifier to be grounded together.

Light-years ahead of anything i’ve had before. I bough this turntable along with a quality amplifier and speakers to allow me to play my long-cherished but recently un-played lp records and i now wish i had done this years ago. The quality and performance of this turntable are light-years ahead of anything i’ve had before and i have no hesitation in recommending the at-lp5 very highly for anyone who, like me, has yearned for a return to the magic of spinning vinyl records – and also for anyone who wishes to play them for the first time ever. For me, new life has been breathed into an old passion and this turntable seems to be just the business for honouring the sacred relics of my ancient creed and releasing their heavenly sounds as they spin. I have three further comments to make:1. The various parts of the turntable are very well packaged for safety in transit. The result is that assembly of some quite delicate components is required before the turntable can be used. The superb instructions included in the package allow this to be done safely and satisfyingly quickly. I am usually unimpressed by the quality of rca cable that comes with hi-fi separates and i usually buy the cables i like to use – but in this case the at-lp5 comes with what seems to be a quality cable with a third wire which allows the turntable and the amplifier to be grounded together.

Audio-Technica AT-LP5 Turntable

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  • Onboard Phono Stage
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Seriously good, excellent build quality. . Seriously good, excellent build quality. This is my first direct drive as i used to have a linn and a michell back in the day. It’s a joy to listen to my old records from the period 1975-1985 that never made it to cd. The transfers from vinyl to digital via the built-in usb stage sound excellent especially when removing the (only) slightly higher noise floor of a direct drive as opposed to a belt drive using audacity. However, it is nice to go through the ritual of placing a disc on the platter clearing it with a carbon fibre brush and sitting down to listen to each side of an album the way the performers originally intended. It is also handy it has a phono stage for those new to analogue who may not have a pre-amp with a phono input.

Sounds ok but cheaply made and needs work to get the best from it. But outclassed by most older decks in its price range. However overall replay quality is pretty good. Plastic base and plinth and a budget arm. It might just compete on absolute sound reproduction with a rp1 or maybe a 2 (with a better cartridge) but in terms of build quality and overall performance , this is severly lacking. The weight of the deck comes from a 3kg slab of metal bolted to the inside bottom of the base. The motor isnt even mounted separately or isolated from the top plinth. Its pressed plastic and rings horribly as does the very cheap cast platter. Mine came with loose arm bearings and a creaky arm mount. This was fixed with some fine srewdriver work and some retightening. The phono side is noisy with more hum than there should be. The usb suffers from noise when used with a mac desktop.

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Audio-Technica AT-LP5 Turntable : No lid or pitch control but otherwise excellent. Currently out of stock at audio technica. No pitch control, compared to cheaper audio technica models but this is a direct drive rather than a belt driven one and i have to say it spins accurately to my ears. The included cartridge has played new and old records well. The phono stage is very good. I may upgrade but i’m very impressed so far. I have mine hooked up to a bose sound dock 10 which is quite bass heavy but overall you get clear and precise mid range. The top end does roll off a bit but gives you a pleasurable and musical listen. Looks wise it is beautiful to me.

. Except hermes delivery was a complete mess.

Outstanding turntable at this price point. . I’ve recently upgraded to the at lp 5 from an entry level lp60. The difference is like night and day. The motor is silent and the entire unit is rock solid. This is before i’ve even upgraded my amp and speakers. I’ve run through a wide variety of genres and the deck really delivers across the board. I’m sure there are those that might have issues with the standard stylus (which is pretty darn good), but the flexibility of this turntable will allow for upgrades across the board.

Highly recommended, fantastic turntable.

I have collected vinyl for roughly 6 years and have amassed a huge collection. I started with a budget player which at the start was great but as you appreciate vinyl more and become an enthusiast you need an upgrade. Turntables like crossleys are nice and cheap but sound wise offer very little. You can spend thousands of pounds on a turntable and they will sound unbelievable and look great however how many of us can’t afford thousands of pounds?. I researched extensively what to buy and this turntable universally has been praised as the best turntable under £500. I purchased the turntable and was surprised how easy it was to set up. The step by step guide was great in setting up the counter wait and positing the tone arm. I have found with previous turntables i have bought the set up a pain but this was very simple and took me 10 minutes until i was ready to use it. It has the appearance and build of a far more expensive turntable and i immediately could hear the difference in sound quality.

Outstanding turntable at this price point. . I’ve recently upgraded to the at lp 5 from an entry level lp60. The difference is like night and day. The motor is silent and the entire unit is rock solid. This is before i’ve even upgraded my amp and speakers. I’ve run through a wide variety of genres and the deck really delivers across the board. I’m sure there are those that might have issues with the standard stylus (which is pretty darn good), but the flexibility of this turntable will allow for upgrades across the board.

No lid or pitch control but otherwise excellent. Currently out of stock at audio technica. No pitch control, compared to cheaper audio technica models but this is a direct drive rather than a belt driven one and i have to say it spins accurately to my ears. The included cartridge has played new and old records well. The phono stage is very good. I may upgrade but i’m very impressed so far. I have mine hooked up to a bose sound dock 10 which is quite bass heavy but overall you get clear and precise mid range. The top end does roll off a bit but gives you a pleasurable and musical listen. Looks wise it is beautiful to me.

Seriously good, excellent build quality. . Seriously good, excellent build quality. This is my first direct drive as i used to have a linn and a michell back in the day. It’s a joy to listen to my old records from the period 1975-1985 that never made it to cd. The transfers from vinyl to digital via the built-in usb stage sound excellent especially when removing the (only) slightly higher noise floor of a direct drive as opposed to a belt drive using audacity. However, it is nice to go through the ritual of placing a disc on the platter clearing it with a carbon fibre brush and sitting down to listen to each side of an album the way the performers originally intended. It is also handy it has a phono stage for those new to analogue who may not have a pre-amp with a phono input.

I have collected vinyl for roughly 6 years and have amassed a huge collection. I started with a budget player which at the start was great but as you appreciate vinyl more and become an enthusiast you need an upgrade. Turntables like crossleys are nice and cheap but sound wise offer very little. You can spend thousands of pounds on a turntable and they will sound unbelievable and look great however how many of us can’t afford thousands of pounds?. I researched extensively what to buy and this turntable universally has been praised as the best turntable under £500. I purchased the turntable and was surprised how easy it was to set up. The step by step guide was great in setting up the counter wait and positing the tone arm. I have found with previous turntables i have bought the set up a pain but this was very simple and took me 10 minutes until i was ready to use it. It has the appearance and build of a far more expensive turntable and i immediately could hear the difference in sound quality.

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Audio-Technica AT-LP60 Fully Automatic Belt-Drive Stereo Turntable – Excellent turntable

Superb turrntable, sound is great| i am playing back through a sansui r7 amplifier which although 30 years old still sounds great.

Astonishingly good performance for the price. I have been umm-ing and ahh-ing about getting back into vinyl for a while – i love my tech, and buy hi-res downloads from qobuz, so would i really ever go all retro and start using a record player?. After all, i am a child of the cd generation – i remember boasting of the benefits of cds to my unimpressed parents – but then, who among us knew at the time that we were getting a raw deal in terms of actual sound quality?.It’s easy to say that we must have known it was all compressed down, but back then we played in the roads, we watched knight rider, the future was ours, and these little silver discs were new and exciting and futuristic so the must be betterthe wife was dismissive (she’s a fair woman, she knows me well) – a waste of money/time/effort, what about the sound system, etc etc. Good points all, but the stubborn bit of me wanted to go back to the purer, richer sound of vinyl records – but i compromised and got an entry level audio technica to see if my infatuation was simply that. I expected little more from the budget turntable than to be able to play records and give me a clue as to whether i wanted the hassle of changing lps again, but the sound quality is superb – it is connected to a sony str-dn1050 via the included audio cables, no pre-amp required, and the bass is deep, rich and mellow, the vocals are improved over cd quality, and i’m noticing more nuance on even well-known albums. Playing tron legacy there is a definite sparkle to the sound, with a weighty bass and it all sounds, well, more immediate. I also love the fact it is all automatic, has an in-built phono stage, and, aside from fitting the platter, there is nothing you have to do manually to set it up – again, ticking all the boxes for a first player. Or getting-nack-into-vinyl player.

Stylus isn’t too heavy like some of players in this price range – so. Neat little compact player this, stylus isn’t too heavy like some of players in this price range – so it doesn’t gouge my treasured vinyl. Here are the specifications for the Audio-Technica AT-LP60 Fully Automatic Belt-Drive Stereo Turntable:

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  • Fully automatic belt-drive turntable operation with two speeds: 33-1/3, 45 RPM
  • Anti-resonance, die-cast aluminium platter
  • Integral Dual Magnet phono cartridge with replaceable diamond stylus
  • Built-in switchable phono pre-amplifier with RCA output cables to connect to audio systems and powered speakers
  • Includes: Two output adapter cables (dual RCA female to mini-plug male & dual RCA female to mini-plug female), 45 RPM adapter, Removable hinged dust cover

This budget lp player is best in it’s class and plays my 40 year old lps with no problems. Easy assembly, quick hook up to av receiver for sound output and from then on its just pure music with no strings attached.

Very smooth operation, and the auto start/stop system isn’t heavy as people have said. It actually does it rather delicately.

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  • Astonishingly good performance for the price
  • Very good value for money & my son was so impressed
  • Great entry level turntable

I was looking for something easy to use. For my first turntable, i was looking for something easy to use, cheap but also with quality. After read some reviews, i have decided to buy this audio-technica. It is simply awesome, it has a nice sound, even with my average 5. 1 surround system, and i love the awesome design. It is very easy to use, because it’s fully automatic, you just need to put the vinyl and press start.

Sound is crisp and i did not have any issues so far.

Does a great job for the price. For the price it definitely gets the job done well, i was impressed with the aluminium platter and overall feel of the turntable. One modification i made for older scratched up records was put a small weight on the end of the tone arm so it wouldn’t skip as much.

Great to hear the quality of my old vinyl collection again, vocals are so much clearer.

I found set up more tricky than most buyers, but fiddling about with leads and jack plugs is not my scene. Much better tone than a cheaper turntable i had and the small speakers surprisingly powerful. I would have liked a bass boost and longer cables in order to separate the speakers more, but for the price it’s good and looks quite stylish.

We’re very happy with this turntable. This was a christmas gift for my boyfriend. I was afraid, because he’s very picky with this things, but he loved it.We’re very happy with this turntable.

He seems very happy with it. He seems very happy with it.

Great turntable speakers a bit small and tinny but nothing a better set hasnt sorted out.

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Audio-Technica Audio Technica ATLP120USB USB Turntable : Excellent deck. Rock solid

A great turntable, with stunning good looks and useful facilities. It comes already fitted with an excellent cartridge.

Great build quality and good looks. I wanted to get back into vinyl triggered by the announcement that the technics 1200mk that is going back into production in april 2016. When i saw the gbp4000 price for the technics, i decided i didn’t want to get back into vinyl quite that much. A little bit of digging brought up this gem. It is 1/10 the price yet sturdily built and with a powerful motor. The timing light is blue giving a nice cast when in operation. There is a usb output but i connected it to my stereo using the phono leads. The unit comes with a shure stylus, but i bought an ortofon concorde pro with it as it looks cooler. I am really, really pleased.

Audio Technica ATLP120USB USB Turntable

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  • USB output – connects directly to your computer
  • Mac and PC compatible Audacity software digitizes your LPs
  • Direct drive 16-pole, three phase motor for unwavering speed stability along with easy back-cueing
  • Selectable 33/45/78 RPM speeds
  • S-shaped tone arm with adjustable tracking force and anti-skate adjustment

Good but can be even better. Straight out of the box it works fine, however for those brave souls who like tinker it is possible to extract a lot more music out this deck. Replace the felt mat with a cork mat (easy) – improves bassstep 2. Upgrade the cartridge (not so easy) – the standard at95e is again ok but a second hand shure m75 ed 2 is even betterstep 3. Add extra tone arm balance weight (???) i found that the there was not enough weight to balance the cartridge and therefore the weight sat too far back. Solution i glued 2 large washers to the back of the balance weight (the washer had to be drilled to increase clearance) this mod should improve tracking. This is the biggie and definitely invalidates the warranty and only to be attempted if your amp has a phono stage. Open up the casing and remove the built in pre amp (you will no longer be to connect your turntable to a pc to digitise your lp’s) this mod will improve the signal path to your amplifier and free up the music.

For our son’s 18th birthday – he is absolutely delighted with it. Bought this for our son’s 18th birthday – he is absolutely delighted with it.

Superb sound & aesthetics. . Absolutely excellent piece of kit. Software for pc’s to record & convert to digital format is very comprehensive that should do virtually anything you would need. Connects via phono leads for direct connection to an amplifier or usb to a computer.

Audio Technica ATLP120USB USB Turntable : I,ve just brought this turntable,its great,easy to set up, and easy to operate,i had a sony before,it was very plastic,the atlp120 is solid,i,d recommend this to anyone who wants perfection.

Top value – easy to set up with newer instructions. Comes in a neat little package with more instructions than the reviews from 2014. Unpack really carefully and follow the instructions closely (i didn’t, at first, but started again). However the best bit is listening to your first record on it, after the 30 minutes or so setting it up (which isn’t hard). Sound quality excellent after 15 years of using another leading brand with a belt drive. All in all, for the price, it is exceptional value and worth paying that bit extra over and above the ‘budget’ ones. I am really happy with this.

Hinged dust cover has a small crack in it but apart from that all is well.

Very good turntable for the money. Very good turntable for the money. However there are a few issues. The anti skate is not strong enough for anything that tracks over 1g. It won’t accept moving coil cartridges as there is an awful hum. The tonearm doesn’t go low enough so you need to add shims under the headshell to get the arm parallel. I’m using it with a shure m55e as it is the lightest tracking cart i have,sound quality is very good,and speed the turntable runs at a true speed.

As yet another one of those people rediscovering their vinyl i wanted a decent table but not some cheapo thing that you would get from tescos. Originally i was going to get the atlp60 but after doing my research i went for the 120 instead. Records sound great and the turntable itself is a thing of beauty.

Mid- budget price, high end quality. Very well packaged and protected. Easy to understand manuals with an additional helpful quick set up guide ‘recommend tacking your time and doing it properly though’. Quality manufactured product, you really get what you pay for.Essentially a copy of the technics sl1210 m5g turntable. Runs and plays with absolutely no faults and i have had it for a year now. Not only is the build and function great but most importantly the audio output quality is excellent, not to mention looks beautiful. Only wish the lid hinges were metal but they are built solidly. Highly recommend for someone wanting to really getting into records and mixing but only with a mid budget.

Great turntable, delivered super fast. Great turntable, delivered super fast, going to uprade to the lp1240 at some point but these are perfect for what i need right now. Very solid and the at95e is extremely good for the price.

Magic works a treat on my system.

Great turntable, delivered super fast. Great turntable, delivered super fast, going to uprade to the lp1240 at some point but these are perfect for what i need right now. Very solid and the at95e is extremely good for the price.

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Audio Technca At120eb Cartridge/0 : Set up and settle back

Crisp clear detailed sound quality. Crisp clear sound quality, as quality cartridges go this is not to expensive (not that it’s cheat) but gives excellent performance, so much better than i expected, stereo seems wider than cd and great detailed sound, forgot just how good records could sound.

Best purchase i ever made 🙂 fast shipping.

Audio Technca At120eb Cartridge/0.3×0.7 Mil Biradi

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  • Type VM Dual Magnet Mounting 1/2′ centers Frequency Response 20 – 25,000 Hz Channel Separation 28 dB (1 kHz) Output Channel Balance 1.0 dB (1 kHz) Output Voltage 4.0 mV (at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec) Vertical Tracking Angle 20° Vertical Tracking Force Range 1.0 to 1.8 g (standard 1.4 g) Stylus Shape Elliptical Stylus Size 0.3 x 0.7 mil Stylus Construction Nude Round Shank Cantilever Aluminium Pipe Coil Impedanc
  • e 3,200 ohms (1 kHz) Coil Inductance 490 mH (1kHz) Static Compliance 35 x 10-6cm dyne Dynamic Compliance 10 x 10-6cm / dyne (100Hz) Recommended Load Impedance 47,000 ohms Recommended Load Capacitance 100-200 pF Weight 6.5 g Dimensions 17.3 (H) x 16.0 (W) x 28.2 (L) mm Replacement Stylus ATN120Eb Accessories Included Non magnetic screw driver; Anti-static stylus brush; Two 8 mm installation screws; Two 5 mm installation scr
  • ews; Two hexagonal nuts; Two round nuts; Four washers

If you have a audio technica lp120 turntabeyou really, really must get one. I bought an audio technica lp120 turntabe which i was happy with, but not blown away with the sound. There was just something missing, my high res player sounded better than vinyl, fuller with better stereo separation. Anyway i gave the standard cartridge some time without much improvement, and decided to push the button on the at120eb. It was then i realised that i have changed a few stylus’s in the very distance past, but never a cartridge. So, after some research and using the audio technica turntable protractor set up, wow what a complete transformation. This cartridge brings out highs and lows, stereo separation and detail, that i heard on high res, but never truly focused my hears. Rounded, warm sound, absolutely lovely. For sure there will be more expensive, even better cartridges out there, but i can’t see how anyone with a reasonable audio set up could possibly be disappointed in the at120eb. Supplier service was brilliant also.

Ignoring the endless debating of the audiophile forums, i replaced the factory fitted cartridge on a denon dp300f with this. Take the time to carefully install it and align it – refer to your turntable manual and use a tt protractor- and the rewards are evident from the off. Rich and detailed sound and absolutely no distortion on my set up.

Great item and price quick delivery 00%.

Audio Technca At120eb Cartridge/0.3×0.7 Mil Biradi : I am using this stylus on a stock systemdek iix 900 which i have owned since 1990/1 and is my main turntable. I have found this to be the best cartridge i have used, easily beating ones 3 times the price. My vinyl goes from original pressings of deep purple, genesis, csn&y and the eagles to recent artists such as the rag’n’bone man, the decemberists and bear’d den. The cartridge just handles it all without a problem.

A great sounding product, easily fitted to replace k9 on my linn. Quality is easily comparable, and i am very happy with the sound.

Great all-round replacement cartridge.

I read before buying th at120eb the sound is amazing great bass and smooth sound i’m still lying back. I just reseved mine to day and i hasve to say the reviews i read before buying th at120eb the soundis amazing great bass and smooth sound i’m still lying back to the great tonealphonsus.

A great sounding product, easily fitted to replace k9 on my linn. Quality is easily comparable, and i am very happy with the sound.

Great all-round replacement cartridge.

Either it was done or the at 120 is that good. I’ve just got back into vinyl. After a lot of studying reviews i decided to buy this cartridge to replace my elektra goldring. Either it was done or the at 120 is that good. I’ve just got back into vinyl,so i’m enjoying listening to it and comparing the sound to cd. I believe this cartridge needs about 20 to 30 hours usage till it’s at its best,well i’m looking forward to that moment as it sounds excellent already. The biggest compliment i can give it is,the way it makes me want to sit and listen to all my record collection. Now to stock up the fridge with beer for tomorrow(friday) night,and get ready for the long night ahead.

Love this cartridge with my ath lp120.

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Audio-Technica AT-LP5 Turntable : Excellent, sturdy product

Excellent lp player which i have connected to a sonos play 5 due to limited space in my home office. Great to hear my favourite lps again and musical details that seems to be more easily ignored when listening to cds or downloads. I can also listen in other rooms thanks to the sonos wireless set up.

Audio-Technica AT-LP5 Turntable, AT95Ex Cartridge, Stylus, Dust Cover

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  • Features
  • Original Audio-Technica J-shape design tonearm
  • Cast aluminium record platter
  • 5mm Audio-Technica heavy damping rubber mat
  • 33 & 1/3 & 45 RPM selectable speeds

Bought mine from another retailer for a cheaper price. Had a pl12d in the 1970s and it wiped the floor with decks at many times the price. Since then i have had many different turntables. Most of them were far more expensive and usually a pain to use. With all of them the deck had to be partially dismantled and belts needed to be moved onto another pulley. This stretched the belts and put grease from your fingers onto the belt and pulleys. Usually belt driven turntables have low torque motors and speed fluctuations are quite common. Changed the supplied at95ex for an at150mlx. Bypassed its own preamp and connected it to a leema essentials preamp, using mit cv2 terminator interconnects. Overkill using a cartridge, cables and preamp costing the same or more than the lp5?. This setup would show up any sonic short comings in the lp5. Tried many different types of music on it and they all seem musical and dynamic. Always regretted selling the pl12d and have at last found a replacement. Ordered and bought dynamat damping membrane from amazon. Took the lp5 apart and lined it were possible with the membrane.

Very good easy to set up just follow the instructions great depth of sound nice weight and well built.

Recommended, far better than i was expecting.

Audio-Technica AT-LP5 Turntable, AT95Ex Cartridge, Stylus, Dust Cover : Very happy was looking at getting this for a couple of. Very happy was looking at getting this for a couple of months now that i have it i’m pleased with what i have.

Recommended, far better than i was expecting.

Very happy was looking at getting this for a couple of. Very happy was looking at getting this for a couple of months now that i have it i’m pleased with what i have.

Excellent sound quality, solid build, much more solid than competition. No automatic return which might have been nice but otherwise almost as good as the turntables of 1970s.

My old vinyl sounds crisp and clear. Even my 17 year old daughter is impressed and started to buy records.

Recently purchased this turntable, but not from amazon, as i got a better deal elsewhere, thanks to black friday and a friendly dealer. The first thing you notice is the fantastic, secure packaging that you encounter as you open the box, and delve into it’s innards. A great deal of trouble was gone into to ensure safe passage of the unit. The turntable was a breeze to set up. There are several you tube videos available to aid the least capable of technophobes, of which i am one. The turntable is very solid as it sits on my unit. It also looks very classy, and is great in use. I would recommend this item, but shop around, play one dealer off against another, and you may save enough money to buy a new record, or perhaps even two.

A great turntable balancing cost, sound quality and upgradability. Although turntable technology cannot be accused of being on the cutting edge this is a clear step up from my old turntable. It looks and feels like a quality product, reassuringly heavy, made from quality materials and not ‘plasticky’. The only slightly awkward element is the power switch on the rear of the turntable which has to be turned on and off by touchthe set up was straightforward, although the tonearm was a little fiddly to get the right 2 gram balance – a cheap electronic gauge helped to sort that. The phono stage included in the deck is adequate – but to really make this sing i would suggest a dedicated phono amplifier is a must. The sound is slightly on the bright side, but it compliments the rest of my system well. I was a bit dubious around it having a direct drive set up – but it has proved quiet and the speed has been on the money. I know you can spend thousands on turnable related equipment – but the balance between cost, sound quality and upgradability (via the cartridge) is spot on.

Recently purchased this turntable, but not from amazon, as i got a better deal elsewhere, thanks to black friday and a friendly dealer. The first thing you notice is the fantastic, secure packaging that you encounter as you open the box, and delve into it’s innards. A great deal of trouble was gone into to ensure safe passage of the unit. The turntable was a breeze to set up. There are several you tube videos available to aid the least capable of technophobes, of which i am one. The turntable is very solid as it sits on my unit. It also looks very classy, and is great in use. I would recommend this item, but shop around, play one dealer off against another, and you may save enough money to buy a new record, or perhaps even two.

I’ve ordered teac-200 with a standard stylus, it didn’t sound that great. I’ve decided to send it back and buy at-lp5.

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Audio Technca At440mlb Cartridge / Microline – Superb cartridge, but be careful how you mount it.

Superb cartridge, but be careful how you mount it. . Other reviews have covered how good this cartridge is, but a word of warning mounting it in the headshell. When i mounted mine it sounded awful. It wouldn’t track properly and the distortion made it impossible to listen to. I assumed it was faulty and removed the headshell and noticed the screws were pushing the stylus away from the cartridge. Mount the cartridge as shown in the pic with the screws coming up through the cartridge unless you have short enough screws.

Bought as an upgrade for my old rega elys and what a difference. Smooth, clear sound with no evidence of being over bright, just a lovely neutral reproduction of my favourite music. Just need to raise my cueing arm as the cartridge is raked at an angle so extends much lower from the headshell than my previous cartridge. Then i will try out the older lps in my collection to see how they sound.

Hi-res can wait, vinyl replay still has a lot of life left. . The vinyl revival bug has bitten me very hard which is why, in an age where hi-res digital sound is about to be the standard by which all other audio will be judged, i have spent £130 on this cartridge. Well, i can honestly say it is worth every penny. It replaced a very good ortofon 2m red cartridge and is installed on a still excellent project rpm 5. 1 turntable which demonstrated there’s a lot of audio life left in this old record spinner. In comparison to the red, the at440mlb reveals greater lower level detail, improved dynamics, wider frequency range with a deep plus more articulate bass and a clearer, extended treble. Its midband never sounds congested, too forward or excessively bright, nor is there a lack of vibrancy or punch. It had to be used continuously for 2 days to reach its full potential but it was worth it. It was a little tricky to install on the project tonearm using the screws/nuts supplied and it tracks best at 1. Once done all inner groove distortion is banished and it doesn’t exaggerate record blemishes either. Vinyl replay still has a lot of life left in it as this cartridge shows, the hi-res sound future will have to be especially good for vinyl to become obsolete. Here are the specifications for the Audio Technca At440mlb Cartridge / Microline:

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  • Type: MM
  • Fixing: Half-inch mount
  • Output voltage: 4,0mV bei 1kHz, 5cm/sec.
  • Amplifier-connection: Phono MM
  • Frequency range: 20-25.000Hz

Just like its predecessor – an at120e – has a fantastic. Just like its predecessor – an at120e – has a fantastic detailed sound. Having aligned it using the ‘stevenson arc protractor’ for rega turntables (download free from www. Com), there is virtually zero inner groove distortion. Although the at120e is great, the at440mlb is in a different league, and copes better with older worn records.

You won’t get better for the money. For 150 quid you get a lot of excellent sound for your money. Similar manufacturers will be charging nearly double for a similar sounding cartridge. Very clear with good well defined treble. Very little inner groove distortion and on clean records, almost silence between tracks.

Reviews from purchasers :

  • Superb cartridge, but be careful how you mount it.
  • Hi-res can wait, vinyl replay still has a lot of life left.
  • Outstanding Upgrade

This cartridge was a disappointment to me after many years of using the classic shure v15 and ortofon vms cartridges (which are now almost impossible to get good replacement styli for unless you spend a fortune, hence my decision to try another route). Despite all the glowing reviews i have read, the 440mlb sounds to me rather clinical and incapable of communicating a considerable and crucial part of the emotion included in musical performances, whatever the exact technical reason might be for this. It simply doesn’t engage me and draw me into the music the way i am used to, but leaves me rather cold and sometimes even bored. Also, it seems to be lacking in the very low frequencies, i don’t find it fast enough, and spaces between notes are not reproduced distinctly enough in my opinion, causing small but crucial, emotional details in the performance to be somewhat blurred out. Apart from that, the cartridge works perfectly, tracks beautifully, sibilance issues are handled very well etc. However, that in itself just isn’t good enough compared to what i’m used to. Admittedly, part of the reason might be that my turntable doesn’t match this cartridge well. It does have quite a light arm. I read on the internet that the at440mlb would be well-suited to medium to light arms, as the one i use, but that was just someone’s personal opinion.

Careful system matching required. . Project carbon esprit, rothwell rialto phono stage, cyrus 6a used as preamp, yaqin mc13s valve amp (psvane valves), tannoy revolution dc6t se floorstanders. All cables qed reference 40. If your system already sounds bright, this is not the cartridge for you. With decent valve amplification, tonally its perfect for me. No igd or sibilance whatsoever. Ive also tried it with my linn lk85 power amps and it was definitely too bright. I can thoroughly recommend for valve amps or warm ss amps. Ive just bought a second one for future use, as these excellent cartridges are set to sky-rocket in price due to no longer being manufactured. At £128 they are an absolute steal.

Mounted in an sme 3009 series 3 arm this cartridge is an absolute joy to listen to, to my ears everything is just as it should be, crystal clear not overbright treble, forward midrange, and tight driving bass. I have never had such a surefooted catridge, and i include shure v15 in that statement, never a hint of mistracking even at the dreaded last track. This just has to be one of the best value for money cartridges available. It certainly breathed new life into my vinyl collection.

This is a long and detailed story but hang on in there. I began my return to vinyl just before christmas (2015) when i bought a fixer-upper dual cs505-3 which only needed a small amount of tlc and came with it’s original dual branded ortofon om20e equivalent cartridge. This was ok, never great and i suspect the stylus was quite worn but replacements are prohibitively expensive so i lived with it for a while but never getting the kind of sound i was hoping for. There was a lot of sibilance and inner groove distortion (igd), records basically sounded worse and worse as the stylus progressed to the centre. The alignment was fine according to all methods of measurement but i could just not get a great sound. Fast forward a few weeks, i acquire a nice cheap but fully functional technics sl-1200mk2. This did not come with a headshell or cartridge but luckily i had an old audio technica ms-8 headshell so i was able to mount the dual cartridge and get it going. Unfortunately, the results were much the same and no matter what i tried, i could not seem to achieve an alignment which gave a satisfactory result, time for a new cartridge i figured. As i was only planning to sell the technics on after a clean up, i wanted a cheap cartridge just to pass on with the turntable.

The 440mla for the money is the best tracking cartridge on the market. The 440mla for the money is the best tracking cartridge on the market. It’s actually superior at tracking inner grooves than some cartridges 4 or 5 times more expensive. Anyone who listens to vinyl will know about the curse of inner groove distortion. The 440 eliminates this curse completely. Sibilance can still occur on badly pressed or damaged vinyl but that is not the cartridges fault. The tonal balance of this cartridge is on the ‘bright’ side. However, it is possible to eliminate any harsh top end by changing the cartridge loading if needed to suit your ears. Many phono stage let you change a cartridge loading to alter frequency response of a cartridge. You can google this and it will explain all the science that i don’t understand or can explain very well.

They say this cart can be too bright, i don’t agree at all. It’s crisp and clear with extended lows and highs, but never ever harsh. Very punchy, engaging, with adequate soundstage and tracks like no otherit makes me appreciate music againit’s hard to find better choices at the same price level.

Would recommend this product. . Pleased with the sound quality.

Hi-res can wait, vinyl replay still has a lot of life left. . The vinyl revival bug has bitten me very hard which is why, in an age where hi-res digital sound is about to be the standard by which all other audio will be judged, i have spent £130 on this cartridge. Well, i can honestly say it is worth every penny. It replaced a very good ortofon 2m red cartridge and is installed on a still excellent project rpm 5. 1 turntable which demonstrated there’s a lot of audio life left in this old record spinner. In comparison to the red, the at440mlb reveals greater lower level detail, improved dynamics, wider frequency range with a deep plus more articulate bass and a clearer, extended treble. Its midband never sounds congested, too forward or excessively bright, nor is there a lack of vibrancy or punch. It had to be used continuously for 2 days to reach its full potential but it was worth it. It was a little tricky to install on the project tonearm using the screws/nuts supplied and it tracks best at 1. Once done all inner groove distortion is banished and it doesn’t exaggerate record blemishes either. Vinyl replay still has a lot of life left in it as this cartridge shows, the hi-res sound future will have to be especially good for vinyl to become obsolete.

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