The Discovery Ready-to-Listen package (white) consists of a Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC vinyl turntable, a Cambridge Audio Topaz AM10 integrated amp and a pair of Pro-Ject Speaker Box bookshelf speakers. And maPlatine.com is throwing in some speaker cables too (2x3m). This vinyl Hi-Fi system is also available in red and black.
The Debut Carbon vinyl turntable is a benchmark product from legendary Austrian brand Pro-Ject. It’s hard to find any faults in this turntable, and is unanimously agreed by the industry press to be the most well-rounded record player in this price range. It is highly versatile and delivers excellent results, no matter the musical genre you're listening to. It comes fitted with the Ortofon OM10 cartridge. The ‘Black Edition’ is fitted as standard with the excellent Ortofon 2M Red cartridge.
You can find more details about the Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC turntable in the product specifications.
The Cambridge Audio Topaz AM10 is an integrated amplifier that delivers 35W (under 8 Ohms) per channel. It features an oversized toroidal transformer for a bass response that is far superior to competitor products and a punchy, vibrant musicality. It can accommodate up to 7 sources (vinyl turntable, network player, CD player, Blu-ray player, MP3 player, etc.). The Cambridge Audio Topaz AM10 amplifier is a well-rounded and highly musical product.
You can find more details about the Cambridge Audio Topaz AM10 integrated amp in the product specifications.
The Pro-Ject Speaker Box 5 speakers come in a number of different colours with a striking gloss finish. These are 2-way speakers with a 25mm tweeter (neodymium magnet) and 130mm fibreglass subwoofer. It has an output of 86dB, and produces a sound bursting with precision and musicality.
You can find more details about the Pro-Ject Speaker Box 5 bookshelf speakers in the product specifications.
EISA Award - Best Product 2012/2013
What HiFi - Best Turntable Under €350 Franck
Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC turntable
Speeds: 33⅓ and 45 RPM manual speed change
Drive principle: silicone belt
Motor: synchronous, isolated by TPE vibration isolation bushings
Platter: 300mm metal with felt mat
Spindle: stainless steel
Wow & Flutter: +/- 0.1% - Speed drift +/- 0.8%
Signal-to-noise ratio: - 68dB
Tonearm: 8.6”, 218.5 mm carbon fibre
Effective tonearm mass: 6.0 g
Tracking force: 10 - 30mN
Accessories: Phono cable, dust cover, 45 RPM adapter
Cartridge: Ortofon OM10 MM (except for the black Debut Carbon: factory-fitted Ortofon 2M Red cartridge)
Dimensions: 415 x 118 x 320mm closed dust cover
Weight: 5.6 kg
Cambridge Audio Topaz AM10 integrated amplifier
Output power: 35 watts (8 Ohms)
Frequency response: (-3dB) 5Hz - 50kHz
Signal-to-noise ratio (ref 1w): >82dB (non weighted)
Total harmonic distortion:
< 0.15% 20Hz - 20kHx, 80% of maximum power
Max consumption: 260 Watts
Input impedance: 47k ohms
Damping factor: >50
Bass and treble control: +/- 10dB à 100Hz and 10kHz
Dimensions (WxHxD): 76 x 430 x 340mm
Weight: 5.6 kg
Pro-Ject Speaker Box 5 bookshelf speakers
Sensitivity (1W/1m): 86dB
Recommended power: 10-150 watts
Tweeter size: 25mm in diameter
Woofer size: 130mm diameter
Frequency response: 55Hz - 20kHz
Impedance: 4 - 8 ohms
Dimensions W x D x H: 160 x 255 x 210mm
Weight: 4.2 kg
Length: 2 x 3m