This update of the AT LP120 USB 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. Just download the free Mac and PC compatible Audacity recording software (or software of your choice) and start converting your records to digital audio files. 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 1/2 inch mount headshell with an AT VM95E Dual Magnet phono cartridge. Audio Technica has been a leader in phono cartridge design for more than 50 years, and that expertise shows in the versatile, high performance AT VM95E cartridge, which comes with a 0.3 x 0.7 mil elliptical stylus, but is also compatible with any VM95 Series replacement stylus offering a wide choice of options for every budget and application.
Additional features include a die cast aluminium platter with felt mat a start/stop button selectable high accuracy quartz controlled pitch lock and pitch change slider control with +/ 8% or +/ 16% adjustment ranges a stroboscopic platter with speed indicator a removable plug type stylus target light external power supply and a removable hinged dust cover.