AT-LP5

Direct Drive Turntable

  • AT95Ex Dual Moving Magnet stereo cartridge mounted on AT-HS10 Headshell
  • Original Audio-Technica J-shape design tonearm
  • Cast aluminium record platter
  • 5mm Audio-Technica heavy damping rubber mat
  • Sleek matt black surface finish
  • 33⅓ & 45 RPM selectable speeds

£349.00 (inc. VAT)

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Product Features

  • AT95Ex Dual Moving Magnet stereo cartridge
  • Universal headshell connector
  • Original Audio-Technica J-shape design tonearm
  • Precision machined cast aluminium record platter
  • 5mm Audio-Technica heavy damping rubber mat
  • Anti-vibration and damping to minimise unwanted resonance
  • 33⅓ & 45 RPM selectable speeds
AT-LP5

AT-LP5

Performance in technology, purity in DESIGN

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

  • Specially designed AT95Ex Dual Moving Magnet stereo cartridge
  • Twist-locking tonearm mechanism for quick and easy headshell exchange
  • J-shape tonearm referencing the original 1960's and 70's Audio-Technica design
  • Precision machined cast aluminium record platter for perfect on-axis balanced rotation
  • 5mm Audio-Technica heavy damping rubber mat for improved low-frequency reproduction
  • Ergonomic Start/Stop and speed selector with 33⅓ & 45 RPM selectable speeds
  • Adjustable counterweight and anti-skate control for perfect problem free playing
  • Anti-vibration and damping materials used to minimise unwanted resonance
 

“Original j-shaped tonearm”

The original J-shaped tonearm, engineered to minimise tracking error, harks back to the original Audio-Technica designs of the 1960's and 70's, complementing the AT-LP5's clean lines and minimal design.

“Exclusively Desgined cartridge”

The AT-LP5 comes with the AT95EX high performance cartridge, exclusively designed for the turntable, and fitted on an AT-HS10 lightweight headshell; the combination perfectly balanced for the turntable's J-shaped tonearm.

“perfect balance of technology and design”

The direct-drive engine provides playback for both 33⅓ and 45 RPM records, with a cast aluminium platter and thick damping mat, housed together in a structure that has been engineered for minimum chassis resonance, while retaining a discreet look.

 
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Die-Cast Aluminium Platter

Die-cast aluminium platter

Aluminium platter with 5mm thick rubber-compound mat for balanced rotation and improved low frequency reproduction.

Exclusive AT95EX Cartridge

exclusive AT95EX Cartridge

AT95EX high performance cartridge , exclusively designed for the AT-LP5 and supplied on an AT-HS10 lightweight headshell.

Balanced Tonearm

Balanced Tonearm

A balanced tonearm with hydraulic lift, anti-skate control and adjustable counterweight for perfect performance.

33 1/3 and 45 RPM

33⅓ and 45 RPM

33⅓ and 45 RPM speeds with direct drive for stable rotation, 1.7 second start up and ergonomic selector switch

AT-LP5
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) - 3.5 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 3.5 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

AT-LP5

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AT-LP5

Direct Drive Turntable

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Trusted by industry professionals

Trusted by industry professionals

Whether it’s on the boardroom table, the stage or in the studio, Audio-Technica products are trusted time and again by industry professionals looking for reliable, lovingly developed audio products for all budgets.

It’s Audio-Technica’s commitment to innovation, customer service and meticulous design that ensure professionals turn to us to provide solutions in conferencing, houses of worship, broadcasting, live sound, recording studios and beyond.

 

50 Years of Devotion to music

50 Years of Devotion to music

For over 50 years Audio-Technica has worked alongside leading figures in sports and music broadcast to develop and hone a range of products that deliver on the highest level.

Audio-Technica have developed and delivered products to power the Grammys, World Cup, Super Bowl, Commonwealth Games as well as every Summer and Winter Games from Atlanta 1996 to Sochi 2014.

 

A Legacy in Innovation

A Legacy in Innovation

Founded in 1962 by Hideo Matsushita, Audio-Technica positioned itself immediately as a leader in the manufacture and design of innovative audio products.

It’s expertise in innovation quickly spread to various new fields and led to the development of tone arms, microphones and headphones. Audio-Technica soon became a benchmark in those fields. Making history.

A self-made man and audiophile, Hidéo Matsushita was the former Director of the Tokyo Museum of Modern Art. It all started in his workshop, with the hand crafting of stereo cartridges. 50 years later, Audio-Technica has become a global leader in audio innovation.

 

A Passion for Listening

A Passion for Listening

Humility, passion, creativity and expertise in sound are the core values behind Audio-Technica’s legacy, greatly inspired by its founder - whose imprint on the company’s philosophy is still felt today.

Audio-Technica’s passion for listening evolved in the 70’s, when it started designing headphones, building upon a legacy in innovation, meticulous engineering and artistic design.

Today, Audio-Technica’s audio products have become globally synonymous with consistently high sonic performance paired with impeccable build construction and artistic design.

 

Two Year Limited Warranty

Two Year Limited Warranty

All Audio-Technica products come with a two year warranty as standard meaning you can enjoy your product safe in the knowledge that you’re covered.

All Audio-Technica products purchased from Audio-Technica Europe are guaranteed for two years from the date of purchase to be free of defects in materials and workmanship. In the event of such defect, the product will be repaired or replaced without charge*.

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