Mar 29, 2019
Sony has presented their modern vinyl player the PS-HX500 in the "above average" price category, with unique function of digitizing records in high-resolution audio. The model also supports direct to...Read More
The Sony PS-HX500 vs Audio-Technica AT-LP120 features comparison proves that both models can be used “right out the box” since they have built-in pre-amps. The AT-LP120 has pre-amp 2.5 mV nominal at 1Kz – compare it with the Sony PS-HX500 that has 3 mV nominal at 1 kHz.
The Sony PS-HX500 has the moving magnet cartridge type installed, while the AT-LP120 has a deal magnet cartridge. The PS-HX500 has a 3 g headshell and the AT-LP120 features a 2.5 headshell.
The AT-LP120 supports three-speed options – 33.3, 45 and 78 RPM, while the PS-HX500 supports two options only – 33.3 and 45.
Both manufacturers used two different approaches when it comes to the Audio-Technica AT-LP120 vs Sony PS-HX500 review. The AT-LP120 looks complex with its buttons and sliders, while the PS-HX500 looks simple. However, both models are easy to control. These turntables have dust covers.
The PS-HX500 has a straight tonearm and knobs, while its integrated shell improves durability and stabilizes the cartridge. The AT-LP120 has various buttons, knobs, a slider, and an S-shaped tonearm.
The dimensions are 18.5x16.3x6.2 in for the Sony PS-HX500 versus 13.9x17.8x6 in for the Audio-Technica AT-LP120. The weight is 6.2 and 23.5 pounds respectively.
The Audio-Technica AT-LP120 is better turntable in this comparison. Check Audio-Technica AT-LP120 price