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X1 B Turntable

SKU tr-1052-walnut

a step above Debut Carbon series, upgraded mass, tonearm + cartridge; mini XLR output for true balanced sound
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📌LAB POINTS

  • high-end audiophile turntable with the convenience of electronic speed control + pre-mounted cartridge
  • for future upgradeability: "B" model adds 5-pin mini XLR balanced output (note: to achieve true balanced connection, upgrade to MC cartridge + balanced phono stage required)
  • increased mass for superior vibration dampening: features oversized body and acrylic platter, turntable weighs 15.4 lbs.
  • 8.6" carbon fiber / aluminum composite tonearm with several performance upgrades
  • includes pre-mounted Sumiko Rainier cartridge ($149 when purchased separately)
  • high-performance feet provide isolation, each foot can be leveled
  • hand-built construction, wood MDF body with multi-layer gloss or real-wood veneer finish
  • includes dustcover and Connect-It E RCA cable
  • note: a phono pre-amp is required for this turntable

"Pro-Ject's X Series is the next evolution of the Debut series. The series consolidates the price range above the Debut Series with features found on Pro-Ject super high-end turntables (increased mass, high-end tonearm, isolation feet, quality cartridge) while maintaining the convenience of electronic speed control and a pre-mounted cartridge. The next generation of the X-line is the 'B' series, providing a 5-pin mini XLR output with the ability to achieve true balanced sound." - TTL

🔎WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THE X1 OVER DEBUT CARBON

  • more mass with similar footprint via larger body + thicker platter: 15.4 vs. the Debut's 10.9 lbs
  • substantially better tonearm: features upgrades in arm, gimbal, bearing, counterweight, and adjustability
  • acrylic platter upgrade
  • better performing cartridge

🔑KEY FEATURES

  • RCA phono + 5-pin mini XLR output
  • heavy, non-resonant acrylic platter (20mm thick / weighs 3.3 lbs)
  • high-precision sub-platter
  • stainless steel platter bearing w/ bronze bushing
  • electronically-controlled speed, plays 33 / 45 / 78 rpm (note: 78 rpm belt included, cartridge change necessary)
  • tonearm features fully-adjustable azimuth + VTA
  • de-coupled motor with re-designed suspension system
  • TPE-damped counterweight
  • height-adjustable TPE-damped aluminum isolation feet
  • DC/AC power board drives precision AC motor
  • made in Europe
  • 16.3"(w) x 5.3"(h) x 13.2"(d) / 415(w) x 135(h) x 335(d)
  • weighs: 7 kg / 15.4 lbs.

📦COMES WITH

  • dustcover
  • pre-installed Sumiko Rainier Cartridge
  • Connect-It E RCA cable with groundwire
  • 45 adaptor
  • power supply
UPC: 9120122293218, 9120122293201, 9120122293225

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