Pro-Ject Essential II vs Denon DP-29F

Pro-Ject Essential II

Pro-Ject Essential II review

Apr 03, 2019

Pro-Ject Essential II is an entry-level record player with all the basic functionality. It provides vinyl fans with a strong dynamic and rhythmic ability. Pro-Ject Essential II specs lack innovative ...

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Denon DP-29F

Denon DP-29F review

Mar 28, 2019

Denon, one of the most famous for its audio equipment Japanese companies, has presented its ultra budget vinyl player — the DP-29F. See price Article navigation Design Setup Features Conclusi...

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Product

Pro-Ject Essential II
Denon DP-29F

Model

Essential II
DP-29F

Brand

Pro-Ject
Denon

Rating

3.4 of 5
3.3 of 5

Reviews

24
46

Cartridge

Type

moving magnet (MM)
moving magnet (MM)

Appropriate needle pressure, g

3,5
3,5

Supplied headshell weight, g

5
3,5

Stylus

Replaceable

Type

diamond

Model

Ortofon OM-5E
DSN-82

Motor

Drive method

belt
belt

Platter type

aluminum diecast
aluminum diecast

Speed, RPM

33.3, 45
33.3, 45

Torque

>4.5 kgf-cm
>4.5 kgf-cm

Wow & flutter (WRMS), %

0.25
0.15

Sound

Frequency response, Hz

20 - 25000
20 - 20000

Signal to noise ratio, dB

65
60

Gain

50-60

Output level

4 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
Pre-amp "PHONO": 2.5 mV nominal at 1 kHz. Pre-amp "LINE": 150 mV nominal at 1 kHz

Controls

Operation type

full manual
full automatic

Pitch control

Pitch variation, %

+/-1,5

Braking system

electronic

Connections

USB

0
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

3
2

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size, cm/inches

11.2 x 41.5 x 33.5/4.4 x 16.5 x 13
35.7 x 97 x 36/3.8 x 14.2 x 14.1

Weight, kg/pounds

3.7/8.8
2.8/6.2

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  • 10.1
  • 8.7
  • 10.1Pro-Ject Essential II
  • 8.7Denon DP-29F

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