If you are in the market for a premium-class turntable that won’t break the bank, then you may want to check out the new Technics SL-100C Direct Drive Turntable. It is a slightly affordable sibling of the multiple award-winning SL-1500C turntable.
The new Technics SL-100C Direct Drive Turntable promised to deliver an unmatched audio experience with smooth, stable playback of vinyl records.
It features a coreless direct drive brushless DC motor for stable rotation without cogging, a two-layer platter with improved vibration-damping performance, tonearm auto-life for minimizing needle wear-out, a high-precision S-shaped aluminum tonearm accurately reads record grooves and onboard pickup cartridge, the Audio-Technica AT-VM95C, has a conical stylus that ensures precise tracking and detail retrieval from the vinyl grooves.
The Technics SL-100C Direct Drive Turntable is available starting this month (August) for US$999.99. Last checked it is marked as sold out on us.technics.com. However, it is available from Technics Store on Amazon.com.
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