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Yamaha P-850

Natural Sound Fully-Automatic Direct-Drive Turntable

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Yamaha P-850


The Yamaha P-850 is a full-auto, direct-drive turntable with quartx-locked PLL servo speed control.

Features include independent tonearm positioning and cueing motors, microcomputer controlled automatic functions and an optimum mass, straight tonearm.


Drive system: direct drive

Motor: 8-pole coreless DC brushless motor

Platter: 300mm die-cast aluminium, 1.6kg (including mat)

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Signal to noise ratio: better than 77dB

Wow and flutter: less than 0.015% WRMS

Arm type: straight tubular arm tube

Effective length: 222mm

Overhang: 16mm

Effective mass: 11g

Offset angle: 23 degrees

Cartridge weight: 2.5 to 10g

Dimensions: 440 x 132 x 376mm

Weight: 7.5kg


brochure  English - Namikis

instruction/owners manual  English

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