Vintage Record Players Comparison Chart

Although most record players being sold nowadays are in the form of modern turntables that DJs use, some of us still favor the older, vintage-styled players, which is why we’ve taken the liberty to create this chart. Here, we’ve listed the top 5 picks of such¬†record players along with their stats:

Product DetailsElectrohome WellingtonStudebaker SB6051Crosley CR8005A-TW CruiserPyle Home PTCDS2UICrosley CR6232A-BR Nomad
ImageElectrohome Wellington (Custom)Studebaker SB6051 (Custom)Crosley CR8005A-TW (Custom)Pyle Home PTCDS2UI (Custom)Crosley CR6232A-BR (Custom)
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Editor's Rating7.5/107/107/106.5/107.5
Amazon Rating4.2/54/53.7/53.6/54.4/5
Amazon Reviews9310242622629
Type of DriveBeltBeltBeltBeltBelt
Tonearm OperationManualManualManualManualManual
Tonearm ShapeStraightStraightStraightStraightStraight
In-built phono preampYesYesYesYesYes
Reverse play supportNoNoNoNoNo
USB interfaceYesNoNoYesYes
Recording capabilities33s, 45s, 78s33s, 45s, 78s33s, 45s, 78s33s, 45s, 78s33s, 45s, 78s
Weight (Pounds)22.4 lbs20 lbs6 lbs21.7 lbs10.5 lbs

$ = Less than $100 | $$ = $100-$300 | $$$ = $300-$500 | $$$$ = More than $500