Enjoy the subtle nuances of studio-quality sound in quality higher than CD with High-Resolution Audio.
Play Vinyl and Record in High-Resolution
Hook up the PS-HX500 turntable to your computer via USB, play a record, and capture every aspect of the vinyl with DSD 5.6 MHz native conversion. Convert your vinyl collection into High-Resolution Audio, take it out for a walk with your compatible portable media player, or just sit back and enjoy playing your vinyl originals.
USB Digital Output
Connect the turntable to a computer to rip your favorite tracks to music files.
Built-In Phono EQ
The PS-HX500 supports both phono and line output so you can play through the integrated amp or the external phono EQ.
Convert Your Records to Digital Music Files
The PS-HX500 is equipped with an A/D converter, so you can connect it to your computer with a USB cable and record your vinyl as High-Resolution Audio tracks to backup your vinyl collection or to take tracks outdoors with you on your compatible portable media player.
Included Conversion Software
Simply connect the PS-HX500 to your computer's USB port and convert your vinyl tracks into digital ones. The supplied computer application lets you rip, edit, and store tracks from your vinyl records. The editing app lets you cut unwanted parts of the recording and split tracks.
DSD Native A/D Converter
The internal A/D converter supports native conversion from analog to DSD 2.8 MHz or 5.6 MHz. The DSD file format reproduces the subtle nuances of your recording, making it suitable to capture and play back your vinyl tracks.
High-Resolution Audio File Formats
In addition to DSD-recorded DSF files, recording and playback of PCM-recorded WAV files is also supported.
Integrated Shell-Type Straight Tonearm
The integrated shell is designed to improve durability and stabilize the cartridge for enhanced focusing and dimensionality of sound, while its structure improves trace-ability.
The turntable is designed to deliver stable rotation for optimal and natural delivery of your music. The spindle-bearing construction is fashioned to stabilize the belt drive to achieve natural sound reproduction.
0.2" Rubber Mat
The mat's adherence to the record's surface is designed to minimize unnecessary resonance for clean sound.
Aluminum Die-Cast Platter
The aluminum die-cast platter is intended to offer a superb balance between strength and mass.
Acoustic-Grade MDF Cabinet
The 1.18-inch thick MDF cabinet is designed for accurate soundstage reproduction.
The structure is insulated by rubber dampers to eliminate vibration from racks and other peripherals.