Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP5 Direct-Drive Turntable (USB & Analog)

Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP5 Direct-Drive Turntable (USB & Analog)

Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP5 Direct-Drive Turntable (USB & Analog)

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Product Highlights

  • J-Shaped Tone Arm
  • USB Output to Mac & Windows Computers
  • Rugged Construction
  • Built-in Phono Preamp
  • Phono or Line Output
  • Direct-Drive Motor
  • 33 and 45 RPM Speeds
  • Includes AT95Ex Cartridge and Stylus
  • Includes Dust Cover & Mounting Hardware
  • Includes Audacity Recording Software
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Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP5 overview

  • 1Description

The Audio-Technica AT-LP5 Direct-Drive Turntable combines advanced technology with a sleek, contemporary style for a deck that looks every bit as good as it sounds. The AT-LP5 incorporates a J-shaped tone arm, a design that harks back to the 60's and 70's, and utilizes a metallic gimbals suspension system with precision bearings, which mitigate tracking errors. The turntable also features an adjustable counterweight, anti-skate control, and comes outfitted with a lightweight AT-HS10 headshell and high-performance AT95EX dual moving magnet stereo cartridge that was specifically designed for this turntable.

Constructed from anti-vibration damping materials with heavy-mass metal chassis inserts, the AT-LP5 limits low-frequency acoustical feedback, while the precision-machined, die-cast aluminum platter is powered by a direct-drive, high-torque motor, ensuring stable, on-axis rotation at 33-1/3 or 45 RPM. The unit features a built-in switchable phono/line preamp that allows it to be connected directly to a computer, home stereo, powered speakers, or any other device without a phono preamp. Additionally, the turntable offers a USB output for direct connection to a computer with compatibility with Windows and Mac OS operating systems. The AT-LP5 ships with dual RCA cable with grounding wire, a 45 RPM adapter, USB cable, power cord, dust cover, and Audacity recording software.

  • Direct-drive, high-torque motor
  • Fully manual operation with two speeds: 33-1/3 and 45 RPM
  • Exclusive AT95Ex dual moving magnet stereo cartridge with replaceable stylus
  • Lightweight AT-HS10 headshell
  • J-shaped tonearm, modeled after original Audio-Technica designs from the 1960s and ’70s, is engineered to minimize tracking errors
    •  Adjustable counterweight
    •  Anti-skate adjustment
    •  Tonearm lift with hydraulic action and lift lever
    •  Tonearm rest with locking mechanism
  • Switchable built-in pre-amplifier enables connection to components with or without a dedicated phono input
  • Anti-resonance, die-cast aluminum platter
  • Heavy rubber damping mat for improved low-frequency reproduction
  • Sleek, matte black finish
  • Adjustable feet for leveling
  • Includes dual RCA (male) to dual RCA (male) stereo cable, 45 RPM adapter, USB cable, and Audacity recording software for MAC or PC
  • Included dust cover and mounting hardware
In the Box
Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP5 Direct-Drive Turntable (USB & Analog)
  • Rubber Slip Mat
  • Dust Cover with Mounting Hardware
  • Platter
  • Counterweight
  • AT-HS10 Headshell
  • AT95EX Cartridge
  • Power Cord
  • USB Cable
  • Dual RCA to RCA with Ground Wire
  • Audacity Installation CD
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP5 specs

    Type 2-speed, fully manual operation
    Motor Drive method: Direct-drive
    Speeds 33-1/3 and 45 RPM
    Turntable Platter: Die-cast aluminum
    Torque >1.6
    Brake Electronic brake
    Wow and Flutter <0.2% WRMS (33 RPM)
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio >50 dB
    Output Level Pre-Amp "Phono": 4 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
    Pre-Amp "Line": 150 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
    Preamp Overall Gain Phono Pre-Amp Gain: 36 dB nominal, RIAA equalized
    USB A/D, D/A - 16 bit 44.1 kHz or 48 kHz USB selectable;
    Computer interface - USB 2.0 compliant Windows XP, Vista or MAC OS X
    Type Static balance J-shaped tonearm
    Length 9.7" / 247.0 mm
    Overhang 0.7" / 17.0 mm
    Tracking Error Angle Less than 2.5°
    Stylus Stylus Pressure Adjustment Range: 0 to 0.1 oz / 2.5 g
    Cartridge Weight Applicable Cartridge Weight Range (including headshell): 0.5 oz / 15.0 g to 0.7 oz / 20.0 g
    Cartridge Specifications
    Model AT95EX
    Type VM design stereo dual moving magnet
    Recommended Load Impedance 47 kOhms
    Output Voltage 4 mV (at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec)
    Stylus 0.3 x 0.7 mil elliptical
    Tracking Force 0.1 oz / 1.5 g to 0.1 oz / 2.5 g (standard 0.1 oz / 2.0 g)
    Cartridge Weight (AT95Ex) 0.2 oz / 5.7 g
    Headshell Headshell Model: AT-HS10
    Headshell Weight: 0.4 oz / 10.0 g
    Headshell Overhang Adjustment: ±0.2" / 5.0 mm
    General Specifications
    Power Supply 120 VAC, 60 Hz
    11 W
    Dimensions (WxDxH) 17.7 x 13.9 x 6.1" / 450.1 x 352.0 x 154.9 mm
    Weight Turntable: 23.1 lb / 10.5 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 24.05 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 20.7 x 17.7 x 9.6"

    Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP5 reviews

    AT-LP5 Direct-Drive Turntable (USB & Analog) is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Audio Technica AT-LP5 I just installed this and its nice to be able to listen to our old vinyl. The setup is fast and easy. we are very happy with this purchase.
    Date published: 2017-02-07
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