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Technics SL-1200GR2 Direct Drive Turntable

SKU 94524
Original price £1,799.99 - Original price £1,799.99
Original price
£1,799.99 - £1,799.99
Current price £1,799.99
Color: Silver

  • Free & Next-Day Delivery Available

    Free & Next-Day Delivery Available

  • Hassle-Free Returns Within 30 Days

    Hassle-Free Returns Within 30 Days

  • 1 Year Warranty

    1 Year Warranty for Peaceful Ownership

Technics SL-1200GR2 Turntable: Elevating the Art of Vinyl Playback

In the world of turntables, one name has always stood out - Technics. With a legacy dating back to 1970 when they pioneered direct-drive turntable technology, Technics has continually pushed the boundaries of what's possible. The latest masterpiece to emerge from their labs is the Technics SL-1200GR2 Turntable, a true testament to their commitment to audio excellence.

Revolutionary Delta Sigma Drive

Let's talk about the heart of this turntable, the revolutionary Delta Sigma Drive. In 1970, Technics changed the game with direct-drive technology, and they've been perfecting it ever since. The Delta Sigma Drive takes things to a whole new level by tackling those subtle vibrations that can impact your listening experience. It's all about clarity and precision.

Cutting-Edge Motor Technology

The motor in the Technics SL-1200GR2 is a work of art in itself. It employs Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) for unrivaled speed accuracy control. This technology, inspired by Technics' Class D digital amplifiers, ensures low distortion and precise output. The result? A sound experience that's immersive and spatial, free from speed inaccuracies and motor vibrations.

Silent Power Supply

The high-frequency switching power supply in this turntable operates above 100kHz, well beyond the audio range. Why does that matter? It means zero interference, pure audio. This advanced power supply eliminates the need for bulky transformers, ensuring your listening environment is free from hum and mechanical vibrations. Noise-canceling circuitry takes care of any remaining noise, leaving you with pristine sound.

Two-Layer Platter

The platter of the Technics SL-1200GR2 is a marvel of engineering. Its two-layer construction enhances rigidity and reduces resonance. With added damping and strengthening, it ensures rock-solid playback stability. Say goodbye to speed variations and resonance issues, and hello to superior sound quality.

Precision Tonearm

The tonearm on this turntable is all about precision. It's low mass, ensuring precise tracking and reducing the force required for arm movement. High-precision bearings minimize friction, and the S-shaped design with a lightweight aluminum pipe guarantees exceptional initial motion sensitivity. Plus, it comes with a headshell, so you can choose your preferred cartridge.

Exceptional Build Quality

The body of the Technics SL-1200GR2 Turntable is a work of art. Its two-layer construction unifies BMC and aluminum for the ultimate in stability and performance. Special silicone rubber feet absorb external vibrations, gold-plated RCA terminals ensure high-quality connections, and shielded socket enclosures keep unwanted noise at bay.

  • Advanced ΔΣ-Drive (Delta Sigma Drive) for Superior Motor Control and Vibration Reduction: This turntable utilises the cutting-edge ΔΣ-Drive technology, which offers exceptional motor control. This advanced mechanism significantly reduces vibrations, ensuring a smoother listening experience.
  • Coreless Direct Drive Motor for Stable Rotation: Equipped with a coreless direct drive motor, the turntable ensures stable rotation, eliminating common motor-related issues. This design ensures a consistent and reliable performance, enhancing your vinyl playback experience.
  • Low-Noise Circuitry and Active Noise Canceling: Maintain pristine audio quality with the turntable's low-noise switching circuitry. The system also includes active noise canceling through current injection, further reducing any potential interference, and ensuring clear sound reproduction.
  • High-Precision Tonearm for Accurate Tracking: The turntable features a high-precision tonearm, designed to accurately track record grooves. It boasts minimal initial-motion sensitivity, which is crucial for capturing every detail in your vinyl records.
  • Two-Layered Cabinet Design with High-Damping Silicon Insulators: Enhance the stability of your turntable and minimize vibrations with its two-layered cabinet design. The use of high-damping silicon insulators further contributes to reducing any unwanted vibrations, providing a stable base for your vinyl playback.
  • Sophisticated Platter Design for Improved Accuracy: The turntable boasts a meticulously designed platter that plays a crucial role in maintaining accurate speed and minimizing resonance. This design ensures that your records spin with unparalleled precision, contributing to the overall fidelity of your vinyl playback.
  • Built-in Phono Preamp for Versatile Connectivity: Featuring a built-in phono preamplifier, this turntable offers flexible connectivity options. You can easily connect it to a variety of audio systems, whether they have a dedicated phono input or not, allowing for seamless integration into your existing setup.
  • User-Friendly Interface with Intuitive Controls: The turntable is designed with the user in mind, featuring an interface that is straightforward and easy to navigate. Intuitive controls make operating the turntable simple, whether you're a seasoned audiophile or new to vinyl.
  • Durable Construction for Longevity: Crafted with high-quality materials, the turntable is built to last. Its durable construction not only enhances the audio experience but also ensures that your turntable will be a centrepiece of your audio setup for many years to come.
  • Elegant Aesthetic to Complement Any Decor: The turntable is not just about performance; it also boasts an elegant design that complements any room decor. Its sleek lines and modern appearance make it a stylish addition to your home audio system.

Turntable Section
Drive MethodDirect Drive
MotorBrushless DC motor
Turntable Speeds33-1/3, 45 and 78 rpm
Pitch Adjustment Range±8% and ±16%
Starting Torque2.2 kg・cm
Build-up Characteristics0.7 s. from standstill to 33-1/3 rpm
Braking SystemElectronic brake
Wow and Flutter0.025% W.R.M.S.
Turntable PlatterAluminum diecast Diameter: 332mm, Weight: Approx. 2.5kg (Including a rubber sheet)
Tonearm Section
TypeStatic Balance
Effective Length230mm
Tracking Error AngleWithin 2° 32' (at the outer groove of 30cm(12") record)
Within 0° 32' (at the inner groove of 30cm(12") record)
Offset Angle22°
Arm Height Adjustment Range0 - 6mm
Stylus Pressure Adjustment Range0 - 4g (Direct Reading)
Headshell WeightApprox. 7.6g
Applicable Cartridge Weight Range
(without auxiliary weight)

5.6 - 12.0g

3.1 - 9.5g (using cartridge spacer)

14.3 - 20.7g (including headshell)

(with auxiliary weight)

10.0 - 16.4g

7.5 - 13.9g (using cartridge spacer)

18.7 - 25.1g (including headshell)
Cartridge Mounting Dimension12.7 mm (1/2") interval
Head Shell Terminal Lug1.2mmφ 4-pin terminal lug
Audio OutputPHONO (Pin Jack) x 1
Power SupplyAC220-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption11 W (ON)
0.3 W (OFF)
Dimensions (W x H x D)453 x 173 x 372 mm
WeightApprox. 11.5kg
Operating Conditions
Operating Temperature Range0℃ to +40℃
Operating Humidity Range35% to 80% RH (no condensation)

  • Turntable
  • Turntable sheet
  • Dust cover EP record adaptor
  •  Balance weight, Auxiliary weight
  • Cartridge spacer
  • Head shell
  • Overhang gauge
  • Screw set for cartridge
  • PHONO cable
  • PHONO earth lead,
  • AC power supply cord
  • Owner's Manual

Delivery is made by common carrier next working day. Delivery is FREE for orders in-stock and over £100 or £9.99 for orders less than £100 or special delivery items.

Statutory Cancellation Right

You have the statutory right to cancel your order for any reason within 14 days beginning with the day you receive the item (please see clause 2 of our Conditions of Sale for the full instructions on cancellation and further information on your right of cancellation). We only accept cancellations via phone - 0115 975 8613, email - or post - Superfi Returns, DB House, Rani Drive, Nottingham, NG5 1RF, United Kingdom.

Our Voluntary Returns Policy

As well as your statutory cancellation rights described above, you can return most products within 30 days of receipt of the products if the products are complete and are in an unused and undamaged condition. We only accept returns via phone - 0115 975 8613 or post - Superfi Returns, DB House, Rani Drive, Nottingham, NG5 1RF, United Kingdom.

Please note that this returns policy doesn't affect your statutory rights and therefore doesn't affect your right of cancellation as described above.

Please note that you must return each item in the same condition in which you received it. This means that new items must be returned new, unused and complete (including all accessories). Refunds for returned items that are not received in this condition, may be reduced.

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