There are more and more people who prefer to listen to their music like they or their parents did in the old days, which means plugging in a turntable or record player, putting on a vinyl record and get carried off with those oh so satisfying scratches.
Today’s turntables are split into two groups: A modern design with the technology to go along, or something for people with a taste for vintage, featuring wooden or faux-wood materials and finish, along with today’s’ technological features. There are a lot of record players to choose from – here is our selection for the top 6.
Audio Technica AT-LP60BK Stereo Turntable
A fully automatic turntable with 2 speeds (33 1/3 and 45 RPM). It has an integral dual magnet phono cartridge with replaceable diamond stylus. You can buy the Audio Technica AT-LP60BK Stereo Turntable with or without USB.
Musitrend LP 3-Speed Turntable
A terrific example of how a vintage record player should look like, the Musitrend LP 3-Speed Turntable comes with built-in stereo speakers and vinyl to MP3 records. You can buy it on Amazon.
Audio Technica AT-LP120BK Professional Turntable
A more advanced record player with 3 different speeds (highest is 78RPM), it has a direct-drive, high-torque motor. The Audio Technica AT-LP120BK Professional Turntable is available in black or silver.
1byone Vintage Style Turntable
This turntable has a traditional-retro style, providing a nice blend of old-school record player with modern technology, including 3 speeds and a vinyl to mp3 recording. The 1byone vintage style turntable is available to buy on Amazon.
Victrola Nostalgic Aviator Wood 8-in-1 Turntable
This entertainment center has 3 different speeds, built in bluetooth for wireless play and the ability to record straight from vinyl to a CD, cassette or USB. The Victrola Nostalgic Aviator Wood 8-in-1 Turntable also comes in 5 different colors.
1byone Belt-Drive 3-Speed Mini Stereo Turntable
With vinyl-to-mp3 recording ability, 3 speeds and easy-to-use pitch control as well as a lean, clean compact design, the 1byone Belt-Drive 3-Speed Mini Stereo Turntable delivers in both music and looks.