Record players, they are back with a vengeance. In the 60s, 70s and 80s the record players were a real hit. Until the CD player came and MP3s, iPods and Spotify later took this place. Still, the record player has managed to make a comeback. Especially hipsters and vintage lovers are completely under the spell of the record player. A record player cannot be missed in a retro or vintage interior. In addition, it still gives a unique and authentic sound, the needle over the LP, the beautiful LP covers and then carefully place the LP in the record player. Of course there is also something to do, taking the time and rest to listen to the music. Therefore, the record player cannot be missed in every music lover’s home.
Tips for buying a record player
Do you still have old records at home and would you like to play them again? Or can a nice retro record player in your house? Many different record players can be found online. Before you start looking for a record player, think about the following things:
- Your budget
- What specifications should the record player have
- Are you going for retro or modern?
- How big should the record player be?
- Do you go to a specialty store or browse your marketplace
- Compare providers to score a copy as cheaply as possible
When you have roughly in mind what you are looking for, you can start a targeted search for a record player!
Buy a new record player
Your search can begin. First of all, it is important to know what you want to do with the record player. In addition to playing records, you can now enjoy better sound, connections for laptops, bluetooth and built-in speakers. There are also record players with a connection for a USB or an input for a CD player. If you know what you’re going to use the record player for, you also know exactly which connections you need. In addition, it is useful to think about where your record player will be placed, so that you can take into account the design and size of a record player. Do you start the search on Marktplaats? Then be extra careful. Turntables are very delicate, if one of the elements (for example the arm, needle or turntable) is damaged, it makes for much less good sound. That’s a shame. As a music lover, do you want to be sure of a well-functioning record player with a nice sound? Then buy your record player from a specialist store.
Buy record players online
It is therefore best to buy record players at a specialist store. MaxiAxi is a specialist for all light and sound solutions. For example, they sell DJ gears and all materials for music and good sound enthusiasts. From amplifiers, to speakers, to microphones and home and cinema sets. Check out their website for the range of record players.