Pro-ject (turntables) essential ii digital : • optical output on back • belt drive with silicone belt • low vibration synchronous motor • integrated motor control with dc power supply secures silent running • main platter bearing made from stainless steel runs in bronze bushing with teflon bottom • 8,6 aluminium tonearm with sapphire bearings • ortofon om5e cartridge, pre. Pro-ject has launched several new models of turntables this year intended for the budget conscious market company president heinz lichtenegger explained that after helping to kick-start the analog resurgence, they introduced the new entry level models in response to analog transitioning to a feature-driven market dominated by chinese brands bringing out ever cheaper all-in-one feature-laden. This review is from pro-ject - pro-ject essential ii stereo turntable - white i like the open unique, look of this item the needle is good and gives of quality sound. Pro-ject essential ii upgrades and adjustments as i mentioned before, the essential 2 turntable was very tightly engineered around the specific included components to give you better sound than you normally get at this price point. Pro-ject essential turntable pick up a tv guide these days in the uk, look in the back, and you'll almost assuredly be hit by advertisements for usb-outfitted miracle turntables that promise to transfer your vinyl to data for ipod, car, or computer use.
Hi all i am looking for an entry-level turntable after doing some research over the past few weeks, i have decided to go with the pro-ject essential ii (or possibly the debut carbon) sans pre-amp. Find great deals on ebay for pro-ject essential turntable shop with confidence. Pro-ject's track record with budget turntables is unrivalled over the years we've had various versions of debuts, genies and essentials dominate this end of the record player market this year it's the turn of the pro-ject essential ii to shine as the name implies this is a back-to-basics. The pro-ject story pro-ject audio has been reviving music since 1990after the fall of the berlin wall, when factories were closing in droves, founder heinz lichtenegger bought a turntable factory in the small czech town of litovel.
Unlike many other turntables around this price, the pro-ject essential 2 has all the elements of a proper hi-fi turntable - just at a lower price the deck has a new motor control making it quieter and minimises unwanted vibrations. The first pro-ject essential range first appeared at the turn of the decade and went on to take home multiple five-star reviews and what hi-fi awards this third incarnation has been four years in the making and joins a sub-£300 turntable market that's more crowded than ever. Value for the price: being one of the least expensive pro-ject turntables, this model has quite a value for the price also, a decent set of features, high durability, and a modest price gave a high value to this record player. Enquire about the pro-ject essential iii phono turntable with ortofon om10 cartridge please feel free to to ask us about price, availability, suitability, trade-in value, or anything else and we will contact you as soon as we can.
The essential 2 is a plinth type turntable with an inverted bearing into which the single piece platter is dropped into the tonearm is borrowed from the basic debut and is an 86 inch aluminium design. The pro-ject essential ii turntable features a quiet-running synchronous motor with silicone belt driving a low-resonance platter made from mdf a new motor control with dc power supply minimizes unwanted vibration effectively. Analogue seduction can provide you with an excellent selection of the best turntables, cd players, amplifiers and speakers in the world, and all of the interconnects, speakers cables and accessories you may need to go with them. The essential ii digital is an upgraded essential ii with an optical output and built-in phono preamp the optical output has been added as many next generation soundsystems (sonos, heos, most soundbars) feature optical inputs (also allowing you to bypass the lesser quality aux input. Essential iii is the first of pro-ject's turntables that will come with the improved mat all existing turntables will of course also get this new mat as standard another enhancement, that has already been included in other turntables, is the supplied phono cable.
The george harrison essential iii turntable features an adjustable 86 one-piece aluminum tonearm utilizing sapphire bearings, which house a factory mounted ortofon om10 cartridge the main bearing is precision machined, high-grade stainless steel, and the drive pulley is crafted from aluminum. Our first essential turntable was released just for this purpose it was the 'everything you need, nothing you don't' turntable and now we've updated it for even easier use and better performance with the pro-ject essential ii. The pro-ject essential iii retains the simple yet elegant frame of the essential ii made from high-quality mdf for its acoustically neutral character, and now wrapped in a high-gloss paint finish (available in red, white or black. Pro-ject audio systems has announced the availability of an improved version of the belt-driven essential ii called (and they must have stayed up all night for this one) the essential iii.
Pro-ject are set to take their own traditional design, and completely revolutionise it to accommodate the ever-growing number of vinyl listeners the essential ii digital aims to be the first hi-fi specified turntable that can be connected - out-of- the-box - to any modern home entertainment. Pro-ject is one of the worlds biggest selling turntable brands, and is australia's major sponsor for record store day the essential ii is the perfect entry level turntable, built to make the most of your growing vinyl collection. Pro-ject george harrison essential iii turntable pro-ject worked with bravado, apple corps, and studio number one to create a collectible, limited-edition work of art based on the 2014 art-print lithograph designed for the harrisons by artist she. The pro-ject essential is another great turntable for the price, but have pro-ject made it too affordable at the expense of quality significantly cheaper than the pro-ject debut iii , the essential has fewer bells and whistles.