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ProJect RPM1 Carbon review

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Looking for an affordable premium record player with a stylish, space-saving design? You've come to the right place. The ProJect RPM1 Carbon turntable aims to give high-end turntable fans something different, with its belt-drive clearly on show and an S-shaped tonearm. It looks like an impressive bit of kit at a tempting price, but does the sound quality deliver? Our experts gave it a spin to find out.

Included in our expert review
  • 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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First reviewed by Which?

July 2018

Released

September 2014

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We have tested 49 record players and turntables and found that there are 8 Don't Buys and 7 Best Buys.
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  2. 59%
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  3. 82%
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