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Rega Planar 1 Plus review

£329.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Manual
  • Preamp
Expert review

Looking to buy your first turntable and want a brand that can take you far? With the Rega Planar 1 Plus, British brand Rega aims to bring you the flexible experience of manual turntable operation, premium build and simple out-of-the-box setup. Unlike the Rega Planar 1, it has a preamp built in so all you need to do is plug in speakers and you're away. See whether Rega's reputation delivers in our expert review.

What's included:
  • 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

May 2018

Test results

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Best Buys and Don't Buys
We have tested 49 record players and turntables and found that there are 8 Don't Buys and 7 Best Buys.
Range of Record players and turntable scores
  1. 29%
    Lowest score
  2. 59%
    Average score
  3. 82%
    Highest score
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