Ion Compact LP review
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The Ion Compact LP is a cheap, stylish turntable that aims to reduce the cost of getting into vinyl. The USB connection means this turntable could also be a cheap way to transfer your old record collection onto your computer. But how well will it play your records? Our expert listening panel gives its definitive verdict.
- Pros and cons
- What is it?
- What's the sound like?
- What's it like to use?
- Is there anything I should watch out for?
- Is there anything else I should know?
- Should I buy it?
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