Marantz TT42P VS Sony PS-LX300USB
Marantz TT42P
  • Brand - Marantz
  • Frequency Response, Hz - 20 - 18000
  • Manual - tt42p.pdf
Sony PS-LX300USB
  • Brand - Sony
  • Frequency Response, Hz - 5 - 40000
  • Manual - ps-lx300usb.pdf

Pros & Cons

Marantz TT42P

VS

Pros

    • Easy to set up and install, due to having an internal pre-amp
    • The automatic functions work well without any clunky noise.

Cons

    • Some customers claim that the turntable starts skipping audio.

Sony PS-LX300USB

VS

Pros

    • The output sound is clean – it does not skip any parts. The setup process is fast and easy.
    • It comes with software that allows you ripping your LPs – it is user-friendly.
    • RCA cables are not very long.

Cons

    • The arm may get stuck and it is impossible to get records to play.

Specifications

Specification Marantz TT42P Sony PS-LX300USB
Stylus
Model Dual DN251S ATN-3472P
Type moving magnet (MM) moving magnet (MM)
Replaceable
Sound
Gain
Signal To Noise Ratio, Db 65 50
Frequency Response, Hz 20 - 18000 5 - 40000
Output Level 4 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
Features
Dust Cover
Other has not has not
45 Rpm Adapter
Connections
Usb - 1
Other has not has not
Rca 1 1
Dimensions
Weight, Kg/pounds 6.49/11.2 2.7/6.1
Size, Cm/inches 13.7 x 41.9 x 35.8/4.7 x 16.5 x 14.2 10 x 42 x 34.2/3.9 x 15.7 x 13.5
Cartridge
Supplied Headshell Weight, G 3 3,5
Appropriate Needle Pressure, G 2,2 2,5
Type moving magnet (MM) moving magnet (MM)
Motor
Wow & Flutter (wrms), % 0.07 0.2
Torque >4.5 kgf-cm >4.5 kgf-cm
Speed, Rpm 33.3, 45 33.3, 45
Platter Type aluminum diecast aluminum diecast
Drive Method belt belt
Controls
Braking System electronic electronic
Pitch Variation, % has not
Pitch Control
Operation Type full automatic automatic
User Manual
Manual tt42p.pdf ps-lx300usb.pdf
Power
Power Consumption, W 3 2

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