Audio-Technica AT-LP5 vs Fluance RT81

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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Fluance RT81

Fluance RT81 review

Mar 27, 2019

Fluance is a Canadian brand that specializes in a high-end audio technique. It produces turntables pf premium quality using superior components and expert audio engineering. The company continues to ...

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Product

Audio-Technica AT-LP5
Fluance RT81

Model

AT-LP5
RT81

Brand

Audio-Technica
Fluance

Rating

4.7 of 5
4.6 of 5

Reviews

39
371

Cartridge

Type

moving magnet (MM)
moving magnet (MM)

Appropriate needle pressure, g

2
3,5

Supplied headshell weight, g

10
6,4

Stylus

Replaceable

Type

diamond
diamond

Model

AT95EX
AT95E

Motor

Drive method

direct
belt

Platter type

aluminum diecast
aluminum diecast

Speed, RPM

33.3, 45
33.3, 45

Torque

>1.6 kgf-cm
>4.5 kgf-cm

Wow & flutter (WRMS), %

0.2
0.2

Sound

Frequency response, Hz

20 - 22000
20 - 20000

Signal to noise ratio, dB

50
67

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
Pre-amp "PHONO": 2.5 mV nominal at 1 kHz. Pre-amp "LINE": 140 mV nominal at 1 kHz

Controls

Operation type

automatic
automatic

Pitch control

Pitch variation, %

Braking system

electronic
electronic

Connections

USB

1
0

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

6
1,5

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size, cm/inches

15.7 x 45 x 35.2/6.1 x 17.7 x 13.8
13.7 x 41.9 x 35.8/5.5 x 16.5 x 13.8

Weight, kg/pounds

10.5/23.1
6.4/14.1

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  • 12.5
  • 11.3
  • 12.5Audio-Technica AT-LP5
  • 11.3Fluance RT81

The Audio-Technica AT-LP5 is better turntable in this comparison. Check Audio-Technica AT-LP5 price