Audio Technica - AT-LP3

Audio Technica - AT-LP3

Advanced Fully-Automatic Belt-Drive Turntable

 

A revolution in automation, the LP3 blends outstanding analogue sound with advanced features unique to a fully-automatic belt-drive turntable. Play 33⅓ & 45 RPM records with a pre-mounted AT91R Dual Moving Magnet phono cartridge whilst the tonearm’s removable universal headshell and switchable cartridge mode allows listeners to experiment with moving magnet and moving coil cartridges. Complete with a built-in phono pre-amplifier, the LP3 represents the next level for vinyl lovers.

 

  • Fully automatic belt-drive turntable operation with two speeds: 33-1/3, 45 RPM
  • Balanced straight tonearm with hydraulically damped lift control and lockable rest
  • Built-in switchable phono/line pre-amplifier with attached dual RCA output cable
  • Switchable modes for moving magnet and moving coil cartridges
  • AT91R Dual Moving Magnet™ phono cartridge and AT-HS3 universal headshell
  • Anti-resonance, die-cast aluminium platter with 4.5 mm thick rubber mat
  • Damped base construction for reduced low-frequency feedback colouration

 

Mm / Mc Cartridge Selector Switch

 

Switchable MM/MC mode allows the listener to use both Moving Magnet and Moving Coil cartridges on their LP3, allowing for greater sonic customisation – a unique feature not found on most turntables with a built-in phono preamplifier.

 

AT91R Dual Moving Magnet Cartridge

 

Specially designed for the LP3, the AT91R Dual Moving Magnet™ phono cartridge incorporates an aluminium cantilever for higher-rigidity and improved pick-up of subtle details.

 

Universal Headshell

 

Removable universal AT-HS3 headshell allows users to upgrade their cartridge to further enhance their sound. Suitable for 1/2" mount cartridges and 4-pin turntable arms.

 

Balanced Tonearm

 

Incorporating a hydraulically damped lift control and lockable rest, the LP3’s straight balanced tonearm includes a radial ball bearing for horizontal movement and pivot bearings vertical movement.

 

4.5mm Platter Mat

 

Reducing unwanted vibration and for stable play, the LP3 includes a 4.5mm thick rubber platter mat.

  • Tech Specs

    Type    Fully Automatic, Belt-Drive
    Motor    DC motor
    Speeds    33-1/3 RPM, 45 RPM
    Turntable Platter    Die-cast aluminium
    Wow and Flutter    Less than 0.2% WRMS (33 1/3 RPM) at3kHz
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio    > 60 dB
    Output Level    “PHONO” (MM) 3.5mV nominal at 1kHz, 5cm/sec
    “LINE” (MC) 220mV nominal at 1kHz, 5cm/sec
    Phono Pre-Amp Gain    36dB nominal, RIAA equalised
    56dB nominal, RIAA equalised
    Power Supply Requirements    220 to 240 V / 50, 60 Hz
    Dimensions    435 mm ×353 mm×128 mm (W×D×H)
    Weight    5.2kg
    Accessories Included    Rubber mat, Dust cover, Platter (with drive belt), Counterweight, AT-HS3 Headshell with AT91R VM stereo cartridge, 45 RPM adapter, Power cable

RM1,199.00Price