What are the best turntables for DJs?

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    Amalia Martínez
    Written on October 3, 2018
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      Numark PT01 Scratch
      The Numark PT01 Scratch is portable turntable with a built-in DJ scratch switch, speaker, & carrying handle. It also has a mini-jack line which enables you to hook up an external input, so that you can run beats from a looper.
      Electronics

      $188.96

      MJ
      Melissa Jones
      Written on March 20, 2018
      "Turntables that have a lot of functionality are key. The Numark PT01 Scratch is a portable kit that will get the job done."
      MJ
      Melissa Jones
      Written on March 20, 2018
      "Turntables that have a lot of functionality are key. The Numark PT01 Scratch is a portable kit that will get the job done."
    2. 8
      Pioneer DJ PLX-1000

      Pioneer Pro DJ PLX-1000 is a direct drive DJ turntable that has a multi-tempo control feature that lets you instantly pick up or slow down the track to +/-8%, +/-16%, while a simple reset button instantly reverts to +/-0%.

      Electronics

      $689

      AF
      Adrián Franco
      Written on March 17, 2018
      "a very solid turntable for djing or just for playing vinyls"
      AF
      Adrián Franco
      Written on March 17, 2018
      "a very solid turntable for djing or just for playing vinyls"
    3. 8
      Audio Technica AT-LP120-USB

      The Audio-Technica AT-LP120-USB is an excellent turntable featuring three reproduction speeds, high-accuracy pitch control, S-Shape tone arm with adjustable counterweight and USB cable and Audacity editing software compatible with Mac and Windows PC. 

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      $299

      AL
      Amanda Larson
      Written on March 21, 2018
      "Audio Technica is a solid choice for a DJ. Might be a bit rudimentary for the more experienced DJs, but for amateurs and those just starting out, this is a great choice to get..."
      AL
      Amanda Larson
      Written on March 21, 2018
      "Audio Technica is a solid choice for a DJ. Might be a bit rudimentary for the more experienced DJs, but for amateurs and those just starting out, this is a great choice to get started with."
    1. 7
      Gemini TT-1100USB
      This Gemini TT-1100USB is a DJ turntable with a manual belt-drive motor and can be connected to a PC or a Mac device through USB. It has a soft-touch motor on/off button, three one-touch speed buttons, and a pitch slider.
      Electronics

      $151.61

      KH
      Kenneth Harris
      Written on March 20, 2018
      "Nice turntable. Large, heavy and sturdy. It sounds really great but you'll need cleaner for your records as this player picks up every sound."
      KH
      Kenneth Harris
      Written on March 20, 2018
      "Nice turntable. Large, heavy and sturdy. It sounds really great but you'll need cleaner for your records as this player picks up every sound."
    2. 5
      Stanton T62

      Stanton T62 is a direct-drive, straight-arm turntable that improves tracking for scratch DJs. It features a manual pitch control fader and two start/stop switches for flexibility. 

      Electronics

      $199

      ZK
      Zachary King
      Written on March 13, 2018
      "The Stanton T62 is a great turntable for DJs. I have been using it for a couple of months now and wish that I had gotten it sooner. The straight arm is a definite must have..."
      ZK
      Zachary King
      Written on March 13, 2018
      "The Stanton T62 is a great turntable for DJs. I have been using it for a couple of months now and wish that I had gotten it sooner. The straight arm is a definite must have for me now as it improves my scratch tracking."
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      Audio Technica AT-LP1240-USB

      This Audio Technica AT-LP1240-USB is a professional DJ turntable that can be connected to a computer through USB. It has a direct drive high-torque multi-pole motor and a three-speed selection.

      Electronics

      $448

      JC
      Jack Cole
      Written on March 25, 2018
      "DJ's looking for that special turntable need not look further than the Audio Technica AT-LP1240-USB. A professional turntable that can be connected to the computer via USB,..."
      JC
      Jack Cole
      Written on March 25, 2018
      "DJ's looking for that special turntable need not look further than the Audio Technica AT-LP1240-USB. A professional turntable that can be connected to the computer via USB, it has a direct drive motor for reliability as well as three speed selector to handle all types of vinyl. A good choice overall."
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      Numark TT250USB

      This professional direct-drive turntable is perfect for both DJs and all those who love to enjoy their favorite songs at maximum quality. You will be able to convert all your records to digital files thanks to the USB connection. 

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      $249

      AP
      Albert Phillips
      Written on March 16, 2018
      "The TT250 is wonderful. Back in the day, I used to hang out with some black friends as they'd spin, and miss those simpler times. This really brings me back. I don't pretend..."
      AP
      Albert Phillips
      Written on March 16, 2018
      "The TT250 is wonderful. Back in the day, I used to hang out with some black friends as they'd spin, and miss those simpler times. This really brings me back. I don't pretend to have any sick skills, but I can scratch enough to fake it."
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      Crosley C100A-SI
      This cheap turntable is perfect for listening to vinyl for an affordable price. You will be able to adjust both the weight of the arm and pitch, for maximum customization and convenience.



      Electronics

      $199.95

      RM
      Rodrigo Montiel
      Written on March 15, 2018
      "This is nice!"
      RM
      Rodrigo Montiel
      Written on March 15, 2018
      "This is nice!"
    6. 0
      Hercules DJControl Compact

      This Hercules DJControl Compact is a portable mixer with turntables. It has two 2.95" jog wheels which have 4 modes, 2 EQ controls, and a pitch slider each. It has a fully functional mixer can be connected to devices using USB.

      Electronics

      $79.99

      AV
      Aadhya Vyas
      Written on April 5, 2018
      "My friend has been trying to teach me about DJ stuff and I know he has the Hercules DJControl Compact mixer. There are a lot of functions yet I was able to figure out how to..."
      AV
      Aadhya Vyas
      Written on April 5, 2018
      "My friend has been trying to teach me about DJ stuff and I know he has the Hercules DJControl Compact mixer. There are a lot of functions yet I was able to figure out how to connect it and use the main functions very quickly."
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      Technics SL-1210Mk5

      This high-end turntable features a high torque, which will allow you to start very quickly: it will only take you 0.07 seconds to get the motor to start spinning your favorite vinyls, so you can enjoy your favorite music with the best quality.

      Electronics

      $1999

      RE
      Roger Espona
      Written on April 3, 2018
      "The best turntable ever. If you pretend to be a vinyl Dj forget about any other turntable and get 2 "technics"...."
      RE
      Roger Espona
      Written on April 3, 2018
      "The best turntable ever. If you pretend to be a vinyl Dj forget about any other turntable and get 2 "technics"...."

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    Summary

    Best turntables for DJs
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 Numark PT01 Scratch Electronics 10 Paid
    2 Pioneer DJ PLX-1000 Electronics 8 Paid
    3 Audio Technica AT-LP120-USB Electronics 8 Paid
    4 Gemini TT-1100USB Electronics 7 Paid
    5 Stanton T62 Electronics 5 Paid
    6 Audio Technica AT-LP1240-USB Electronics 4 Paid
    7 Numark TT250USB Electronics 2 Paid
    8 Crosley C100A-SI Electronics 1 Paid
    9 Hercules DJControl Compact Electronics 0 Paid
    10 Technics SL-1210Mk5 Electronics 0 Paid
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