Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC vs Audio-Technica AT-LP5

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC review

Mar 28, 2019

The Austrian company Pro-Ject, one of the leaders in the market of vinyl players, has presented its cutting-edge budget turntable – the Debut Carbon DC. See price Article navigation Design Se...

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Audio-Technica AT-LP5

Audio-Technica AT-LP5 review

May 30, 2019

The AT-LP5 model from the leading company Audio Technica is not a novelty already, but it keeps leading positions among its closest competitors thanks to the adjustable counterweight and anti-skate c...

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Product

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC
Audio-Technica AT-LP5

Model

Debut Carbon DC
AT-LP5

Brand

Pro-Ject
Audio-Technica

Rating

4.4 of 5
4.7 of 5

Reviews

342
39

Cartridge

Type

moving magnet (MM)
moving magnet (MM)

Appropriate needle pressure, g

2,5
2

Supplied headshell weight, g

3,5
10

Stylus

Replaceable

Type

diamond
diamond

Model

Ortofon 2M
AT95EX

Motor

Drive method

belt
direct

Platter type

aluminum diecast
aluminum diecast

Speed, RPM

33.3, 45
33.3, 45

Torque

>4.5 kgf-cm
>1.6 kgf-cm

Wow & flutter (WRMS), %

0.2
0.2

Sound

Frequency response, Hz

20 - 20000
20 - 22000

Signal to noise ratio, dB

68
50

Gain

36

Output level

Pre-amp “PHONO”: 3.5 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec. Pre-amp “LINE”: 150 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec

Controls

Operation type

full manual
automatic

Pitch control

Pitch variation, %

Braking system

electronic
electronic

Connections

USB

0
1

RCA

1
1

Other

has not
has not

Features

Dust cover

45 RPM adapter

Other

has not
has not

Power

Motor type

DC
DC

Power consumption, W

1
6

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size, cm/inches

10.1x 40.6 x 30.4/4.7 x 16.3 x 12.6
15.7 x 45 x 35.2/6.1 x 17.7 x 13.8

Weight, kg/pounds

5.9/12.3
10.5/23.1

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  • 12.5
  • 10.9Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC
  • 12.5Audio-Technica AT-LP5

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