Audio Technica AT-LP1240-USB direct-drive turntable
Turntables are enjoying something of a revival. The AT-LP1240-USB by Audio Technica is a good indication of that. This turntable has been made to suit modern needs, however, it is for instance equipped with a USB output. and It can therefore easily be integrated in a modern, digital setup. It's primarily designed for heavy-duty operations in night clubs and during touring and mobile applications. By using an extra-powerful motor, you are assured of high quality!
Audio-Technica AT-LP1240-USB: vintage sound in a modern jacket
For most of us, a turntable rouses feelings of nostalgia. The sound that is produced by vinyl is usually a lot warmer than that of CDs. Actually, this is made possible bydue to the imperfection of vinyl. Still, this warm sound is on the rise in people's homes as well as in professional environments. The AT-LP1240 is ideal for both situations, thanks to the USB output and a Phono preamp . which This makes it perfect for any kind of installation. The arm of the AT-LP1240-USB features an adjustable counterweight, so that it can be optimised for any stylus.
USB on a turntable
Transferring vinyl records to digital media can be a difficult job. Luckily, with the AT-LP1240-USB this is very easy. You can use the USB port to connect the turntable to your computer and then record your favourite records and convert them to MP3 or Wave format. The well-known audio program Audacity is included, so that you can get started straight away! Singles aren't a problem either, thanks to the variable speed of 33, 45 and 78 rpm. Of course, a start/stop button and pitch controls are also fitted.
Tips or comments about this product
- Please note: a cartridge is not included.
- Includes pickup no
- Colour black
- Line output yes
- Phono output yes
- Pitch range +/-10%
- Speed 33 / 45 / 78
- Type of turntable direct drive
- USB port yes
- With dust cover yes
Weight and dimensions including packaging
- Weight (incl. packaging) 16.2 kg
- Dimensions (incl. packaging) 57.0 x 49.5 x 29.5 cm
- direct-drive turntable
- speeds: 33, 45, 78 rpm
- motor: 3-phase, 16-pole direct current motor
- torque: 4.5 kgf/cm
- braking system: electronic brake
- signal/noise ratio > 55 dB
- phono preamp
- AD/DA: 16 bit, 44.1 and 48 kHz
- power consumption: 13 W
- dimensions: 450 x 353 x 167 mm (17.72 x 13.90 x 6.56 inches)
- weight: 12.5 kg (27.6 lbs)
- including: dust cover