Denon VL12 PRIME vs Pioneer PLX 1000

Denon VL12 PRIME

Denon VL12 PRIME review

Jun 10, 2019

The Denon VL12 PRIME is a professional vinyl player. This model is the flagship of the company, one of three new turntables from the Prime line, presented by Denon DJ. In general, the device is desig...

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Pioneer PLX 1000

Pioneer PLX 1000 review

Mar 29, 2019

Legendary manufacturer of the audio electronics Pioneer has presented the PLX-1000 model. This is a top-class professional analog turntable for DJs, which is also designed for domestic use. See price...

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Product

Denon VL12 PRIME
Pioneer PLX 1000

Model

VL12 PRIME
PLX 1000

Brand

Denon
Pioneer

Rating

4.0 of 5
0

Reviews

4
0

Cartridge

Type

dual magnet
moving magnet (MM)

Appropriate needle pressure, g

0

Supplied headshell weight, g

4

Stylus

Replaceable

Type

diamond
diamond

Model

PN-X10

Motor

Drive method

direct
direct

Platter type

aluminum diecast
aluminum diecast

Speed, RPM

33.3, 45
33.3, 45

Torque

>5 kgf-cm
>4.5 kgf-cm

Wow & flutter (WRMS), %

0.15
0.1

Sound

Frequency response, Hz

20 – 20000

Signal to noise ratio, dB

70

Gain

54-60

Output level

Pre-amp "PHONO": 2.5 mV nominal at 1 kHz. Pre-amp "LINE": 150 mV nominal at 1 kHz

Controls

Operation type

full automatic
manual

Pitch control

Pitch variation, %

+/-8, +/-16, +/-50
+/-8, +/-16, +/-50

Braking system

electronic
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

AC
DC

Power consumption, W

9

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size, cm/inches

15 x 45.1 x 35.5/5.9 x 17.8 x 14
15.9 x 45.3 x 35.3/6.6 x 17.8 x 13.9

Weight, kg/pounds

12.4/27.4
16.6/41.4

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