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Product Description

Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB is a professional lP-to-digital recording system with USB, high-torque motor and braking, forward and reverse play, strobe indicators, aluminum platter, 3 speeds33, 45 and 78 rpm. It includes USB cable, slip mat, a-t cartridge, headshell and hinged dust cover. The dimensions are: 6 inch x 17.75 inch x 13.81 inch.

Additional Info

429835

7D16C950

042005159512

ATHATLP120USB

14 pounds

21.0 x 16.8 x 8.8

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Average Customer Rating:

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Audio Technica 1018384Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB
 
4.3

(based on 121 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

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  • 4 Stars

     

    (27)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

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    (10)

74%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Casual listening (77)
  • Archiving (46)
  • Excellent sound (15)
  • Consistent (12)
  • Easy to use (12)

Cons

  • Not consistent (4)
  • Poor quality sound (4)
  • Hard to use (3)
  • No ground wire (3)
  • Wears over time (3)

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Most Helpful Positive Review

 

Fantastic player

Simply put, I think you should give serious consideration to purchasing this player. For an in depth analysis, I have made a video review. If you would like more information, I have...Read complete review

Simply put, I think you should give serious consideration to purchasing this player. For an in depth analysis, I have made a video review. If you would like more information, I have included the link to a youtube video.

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

Did not work out of the box

I am so very disappointed. The design and features and look of this turntable are great.

But after setting it up we found that only the Left channel was working and the...Read complete review

I am so very disappointed. The design and features and look of this turntable are great.

But after setting it up we found that only the Left channel was working and the right channel is dead, whether on Line Out or Phono Out. We checked the stylus, the wiring of the stylus, fiddled with the arm height, weight, skate force, tried different records. We soo wanted this to be fixable. But sadly no.

Defective product out of the box so back it goes.

I so wanted to believe that the reviews that were negative here were one off lemon examples. But now I think I'll buy a different product and buy it locally not over the web.

Disappointed.

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5.0

I would definitely buy this again, great turntable!

By Aamuzzatti

from Mahone Bay, NS

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Easy To Use
  • Excellent Sound
  • Professional Features

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      Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

      Love this turntable, huge upgrade from my previous one, it's very reliable, and has great sound, I do wish that some of the cables in the back were removable just in case they had to be replaced, but over all very good build and sound quality, I haven't had a single issue yet

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      • Up to a year
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      1.0

      I would NOT buy this product again.

      By Forrest Trump

      from DC

      Pros

        Cons

        • Hard To Use

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          Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

          All I wanted to do was turn some LPs in MP3s. What a hassle. The documentation was awful. So I wrote support and was told they'd get back to me in 3-5 days...more than long enough to get my money back.

          • How long have you used this product?:
          • Less than a month
           
          5.0

          Awesome purchase!!

          By Schmidty

          from Appleton Wisconsin

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Excellent Sound
          • Professional Features

          Cons

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              Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

              I love this turntable! It's a MAJOR step up from the other one I had. If you have the correct audio equipment then this turntable and your vinyl will sound amazing!!! Worth the money!

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              • Less than a month
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              2.0

              I will not buy again

              By Bob

              from Modoc Indiana

              Pros

              • Excellent Sound
              • My phono side of the turntable has very low soun

              Cons

              • Not Consistent

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                Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

                Lost my phone side of the turntable very low sound but the line side still works so there for to record I will be going to a different turn table didn't last one year and I have 2700 albums to record

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                • Up to a year
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                4.0

                High quality turntable for the price.

                By Euby

                from Highlands Ranch, Colorado

                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Easy To Use
                • Versatile

                Cons

                • Limited Features

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

                  This is a perfect turntable for casual listening, obviously I would not recommend it for scratching as it is a belt drive, but it does a very good job for listening and vinyl sampling.

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                  • Up to a year
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                  5.0

                  Please reply to my querry

                  By Chris

                  from Mauritius

                  Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

                  How do I do to get alternative Audio-Technica cartridges that are optised for the playback of 78 RPM/SP records?

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                  • Less than a month
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                  4.0

                  A Very Good Mid-Range Turntable

                  By The Vinyl Guy

                  from Toronto, Canada

                  Pros

                  • Versatile

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                      Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

                      It is a fully manual turntable. Styled as an SL-1200, with similar features, it's allows for various cartridge height in thanks to the tonearm height adjustment. The rumble and wow & flutter are fair for a direct drive table. I have upgraded from the supplied cartridge, but for average users it's sufficient. The switchable preamp is a nice touch for today's audio equipment that doesn't have a dedicated phono input. That, or for direct connection to a computer for USB use.

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                      • Over a year
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                      5.0

                      Best turntable under $100 anywhere

                      By VinylN00b

                      from Washington, DC

                      Pros

                      • Consistent
                      • Easy To Use

                      Cons

                      • Limited Features

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

                        This record player has the best sound you'll ever find for this price. The money for other budget turntables tends to go into design rather than sound quality. This is quick to set up, easy to use and it sounds great with good speakers. Because of the limited features, it isn't very customizable. We tried to use a cork mat, but it's thicker than the standard mat provided with this turntable. Since we can't raise the tonearm to compensate, it resulted in a little bit of sound distortion. But if you're not looking to spend a lot of money on a turntable to start with, this can help restrain the urge to spend money on all the little upgrades. This is still hands down the best turntable in this price range.

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                        • Less than a month
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                        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        2.0

                        Get what you pay for with this model

                        By Dr. J

                        from Asheville, NC

                        Pros

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                          • Wears Over Time

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                            Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

                            I was so excited about my purchase initially, the sound quality was good for the price and it was easy to use. I've used this product about an hour per week over the 1year I've owned it and it is no longer working. It can't seem to get up to speed and the needle can't figure out the proper place to touch down on the record(that occurred 6months into use but could be rectified manually). I figure paying for repair and the hassle of returning it isn't worth it. Another product for the landfill.

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                            5.0

                            Great, once you get rid of the internal preamp

                            By LancesUK

                            from São Paulo, Brazil

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Use
                            • Excellent Sound
                            • Professional Features
                            • Versatile

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                                Comments about Audio Technica 1018384 Audio Technica Direct-Drive Professional Turntable with USB:

                                For the money, this is a great turntable. Unfortunately, it is plagued by its cheap internal preamp, which dampens the highs and muddies the lows. Bypassing it doesn't solve the issue because the signal still runs through some capacitors. The only solution is getting rid of it altogether. The are a couple of videos on Youtube showing one how to do that. I've done this to mine and the results were unbelievable. Suddenly my LP120 produced more detailed highs and tighter lows and everything just sounded clearer.

                                I wish Audio Technica would sell a version of the LP120 without the internal pre amp, so us users wouldn't need to resort to such measures in order to extract the most from this otherwise brilliant turntable.

                                If you guys are reading this, please make an Lp120 without the preamp. Everyone would benefit from the choice!

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                                • Over a year
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