A perfect balance of technology and design, the sleek contemporary lines of the AT-LP5 turntable grace any room in the home, while delivering performance features born out of Audio-Technica’s rich analogue heritage.

“PERFECT BALANCE OF TECHNOLOGY AND DESIGN”

The direct-drive engine provides playback for both 33 1.3rd and 45 RPM records, with a cast aluminium platter and thick dampling mat, hosued together in a structure that has been engineered for minimum chassis resonance, while reatining a descreet look.

Turntable
Drive Method Direct drive
Type 2-Speed, fully manual operation
Motor DC motor
Speeds 33-1/3 RPM, 45 RPM
Turntable Platter Die-cast aluminium
Starting Torque >1.6 kgf.cm
Braking System Electronic brake
Wow and Flutter < 0.2% WRMS (33 RPM)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio > 50 dB
Output Level “PHONO” (Pre-amp bypassed) – 4 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
“LINE” (Pre-amp engaged) – 150 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
USB Function A/D, D/A – 16 bit 44.1 kHz or 48 kHz USB selectable
Computer interface: USB 1.1 (or higher) compliant Windows XP, Vista or MAC OS X
Accessories Included Dust cover with mounting hardware; AC line chord; Dual RCA (male) to Dual RCA (male) stereo cable; 45 RPM adapter; USB cable; recording software (Audacity), cartridge alignment and overhang adjustment template
Cartridge & Stylus
Model AT95EX
Type VM Design Stereo Dual Moving Magnet
Output Voltage 4 mV (at 1 kHz, 5 m/sec)
Vertical Tracking Force Range 1.5 to 2,5 g (standard 2 g)
Stylus Shape Elliptical
Stylus Size 0.3 x 0.7 mil
Recommended Load Impedance 47,000 ohms
Weight 5.7 g
Replacement Stylus ATN95EX
Headshell
Model AT-HS10
Weight 10 g
Overhang Adjustment +/- 5 mm
Colour Black
Tone arm
Type Static balance J-shaped tonearm
Effective Length 247 mm
Overhang 17 mm
Maximum Tracking Error Angle Less than 2.3° at any point of the record
Stylus Pressure Adjustment Range 0 to 5 g
Applicable Cartridge Weight 15 – 20 g (including headshell weight)
Anti-skating Range 0 – 3 g