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Audio-Technica AT-LP120XUSB Direct Drive Turntable

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From $539 RRP $649

Audio-Technica AT-LP120XUSB
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Audio-Technica AT-LP120XUSB

The new AT-LP120XUSB turntable features a new DC servo direct-drive motor, along with adjustable dynamic anti-skate control and selectable phono preamplifier. The fully manual turntable plays 33-1/3, 45, and 78 RPM records and is equipped with a USB output that allows direct connection to your computer. But in addition to the USB output, the turntable also comes with a detachable dual RCA output cable and is equipped with a built-in selectable phono preamp so you can connect directly to your home stereo, whether it has a dedicated phono input or not.

The turntable features an S-shaped tonearm with adjustable tracking force and an AT-HS6 universal half inch mount headshell with an AT-VM95E dual moving magnet phono cartridge.

Key Features:
- 33, 45 & 78 RPM Fully manual, direct-drive operation
- Built-in switchable phono pre-amp
- Adjustable dynamic anti-skate control
- Professional-grade anti-resonance, die-cast aluminium platter with felt mat
- Stroboscopic platter with speed indicator
- Variable pitch control with quartz speed lock
- Removable target light for easier cueing in low light
- Damped base construction for reduced low-frequency feedback
- Convert your vinyl records to digital audio files
- Factory fitted AT-VM95E moving magnet cartridge
- Available in black or silver

"This direct-drive turntable is a thrilling combo of classic and modern, an evolution of the Technics SL-1200 design which adds a built-in phono stage and an output for USB recording, together with sound quality above its price bracket."

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Built-in Switchable Phono Preamp

The built-in phono stage makes this turntable a breeze to connect to almost any home stereo system, DJ mixer or set of active speakers without the need for an external pre-amp or a mixer with a dedicated phono input.

And being switchable ofcourse if your existing amplifier or mixer has a built-in phono pre-amp you wish to use you can simply flick a switch and the turntables built-in pre-amp will be bypassed.


The aluminium S-shaped tonearm ensures superior tracking and playback. The included headshell attaches via a standard half inch universal bayonet style connection.

AT-VM95E Cartridge

The included AT-VM95E dual moving magnet cartridge comes pre-fitted to the headshell making setup quick and easy. The AT-VM95E features an elliptical diamond tipped stylus with aluminium cantilever. Being part of Audio-Technica's VM Series means the cartridge is compatible with other styli in the VM range making future upgrades simple and easy.

Pitch Perfect

The LP120XUSB is fully featured DJ turntable with adjustable pitch controls. A pitch fader with selectable +/-8% or +/-16% adjustment and a selectable high-accuracy quartz-controlled pitch lock button.

USB output

With the built-in USB output and included Audacity software you can easily record your precious vinyl collection to digital audio files on you computer (Mac and PC compatible).

More Information
Model Number AT-LP120XUSB.con
RRP 649.00


- Type: 3-speed, fully manual operation
- Motor: DC servo motor
- Drive Method: Belt drive
- Speeds: 33-1/3 RPM, 45 RPM, 78 RPM
- Turntable Platter: Die-cast aluminium
- Starting Torque: >1.0
- Braking System: Electronic brake
- Wow and Flutter: <0.2% (WTD) @ 3 kHz (JIS)
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio: >50dB
- Output Level: Pre-amp "PHONO": 4 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec, Pre-amp "LINE": 240 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
- Tonearm type: Balanced straight tonearm with detachable headshell
- Effective arm length: 230.5mm
- Overhang: 16mm
- Tracking error angle: <3 degrees
- Applicable cartridge weight: 3.5-8.5g
- Anti-skating range: 0-4g
- Power Supply Requirements: 100-240V AC, 60 Hz
- Power Consumption: 3 W
- Dimensions: 452.0mm W x 352.0mm D x 141.6mm H
- Weight: 8kg without dust cover

USB operation system requirements
PC or Mac with an available USB port (USB1.1 or higher). Windows 7 or above, or Mac OS X or above

Accessories Included
- AT-VM95E phono cartridge
- AT-HS6 headshell
- USB cable
- Dual RCA (male) to dual RCA (male) cable with ground wire
- Counterweight
- Felt mat
- Dust cover
- 45 RPM adapter
- Stylus target light

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