The Essential II Ready-to-Listen package includes the Pro-Ject Essential II Reference vinyl turntable, the Cambridge Audio AX A35 integrated amplifier and the Q Acoustics 3010i NEW bookshelf speakers. And maPlatine.com is throwing in some speaker cables too (2x3m) to complete this vinyl Hi-Fi system!
The Essential II Reference vinyl turntable (black) is the entry-level model by renowned Austrian brand Pro-Ject. It has all the same features as the Essential II, but comes fitted as standard with the Ortofon OM10 cartridge. It's the perfect option for audiophiles on a budget, offering exceptional musicality and value for money that makes it the flagship model in its range.
You can find more details about the Pro-Ject Essential II Reference vinyl turntable in the product specifications.
The Cambridge Audio AX A35 amp is a top quality integrated amplifier. It is a powerful machine, letting you get the most out of a wide variety of different speakers. The sound quality it delivers is fine and detailed, without ever tipping over into aggressiveness.
You can find more details about the Cambridge Audio AX A35 integrated amp in the product specifications.
The Q Acoustics 3010i NEW bookshelf speakers are small in size but definitely not diminutive in quality. These speakers deliver an astounding sound stage. They are very embodiment of the British brand’s philosophy, which is ‘to design and produce the best possible speakers for the best possible prices’. A best buy!
You can find more details about the Q Acoustics 3010i NEW speakers in the product specifications. Franck
The Pro-Ject Essential II Référence Turntable
Speed: 33⅓, 45 RPM (manual change)
Drive principle: Silicone belt
Rotation accuracy: 33t/ 0.14%, 45t/0.25%
Wow & Flutter: 0.12%
Platter: MDF 300mm
Platter mat: black felt
Bearing: Stainless steel
Tonearm: 8.6 inch
Cartridge (black version): Ortofon OM10
Cartridge (other colours): Ortofon OM5e
Effective tonearm weight: 8g
Counterweight: for 3.g-5.5g cartridges
Built-in RIAA preamplifier: NO
Outputs: RCA + ground
Power supply: DC
Dust cover: YES
Consumption: 4.5 watts
Weight: 4 kg
Cambridge Audio AX A35 built-in amp
Power under 8 ohms: 35 Watts (en)
Distortion: < 0.01% at 1 kHz, 80%
Frequency response -3dB: 5 Hz to - 50 Hz
Input impedance: 47 Kohms
Damping factor: > 50
Standy consumption:< 0.5 W
RCA inputs: 4
Aux input: Jack 3.5mm
Phono input: MM
Output: headphone 6.35mm
Outputs: Rec Out and 5V USB
Dimensions: 83 x 430 x 345 mm
Weight: 5.6 kg
Q Acoustics 3010i NEW bookshelf speakers
Enclosure type: 2-way reflex
Bass unit: 100mm
Treble unit: 22 mm
Frequency response: 65 Hz - 30 kHz
Impedance rating: 6 ohms
Recommended power: 15 - 75w
Dimensions H/D/W mm: 150 x 253 x 252