The elegant and simple appearance of the Performance DC with its clear lines matches its excellent audio performance.
The Performance DC is a complete package designed to open up the high-end listening experience to those who prefer to avoid the selection and adjustment of separate cartridges or tonearms, and who simply seek the best in music reproduction. A newly developed DC motor with high precision bearings and belt drive, in conjunction with a platter of 40mm-thick POM which rests on a Clearaudio ceramic magnetic bearing (CMB), provide optimal conditions for the correct sampling of the record groove.
The elegant and simple appearance of the Performance DC with its clear lines matches its excellent audio performance. In combination with the CLARIFY tonearm and the VIRTUOSO V2 moving magnet (MM) cartridge, a turntable package has been created that leaves virtually nothing to be desired. Excellent tracking properties and hyper-accurate speed synchronisation ensure the ultimate listening pleasure.
CONSTRUCTION DETAILS: Resonance-optimised turntable, highly compressed wood chassis in sandwich construction embedded between two aluminium plates.We recommend: tonearm with magnetic bearing technology (Clearaudio Magnify or Verify)
SPEED RANGES: 33 ⅓, 45 and 78 rpm
DRIVE UNIT: Decoupled and resonance damped DC motor, drive belt and plug-in power supply unit designed for worldwide use with all networks and power frequencies.
BEARING: Cut and polished ceramic shaft in a sintered bronze bushing, Clearaudio ceramic magnetic bearing (CMB)
PLATTER: precision-machined black coloured POM platter, 40 mm thickness
SPEED ACCURACY (MEASURED): ± 0.03 %
POWER CONSUMPTION: Max. consumption: 3.3 WattConsumption in operation: 1.6 WattStandby mode: < 0.5 Watt Off mode: 0.0 Watt
TOTAL WEIGHT: Approx. 11.5 kg incl. motor
DIMENSIONS (W/D/H in inches): Approx. 16.54 x 12.99 x 5.71
DIMENSIONS (W/D/H in mm) Approx. 420 x 330 x 143
WARRANTY: 3 years (5 years*)* Only if the Manufacturer's guarantee card is filled out correctly and sent back within 2 weeks to Clearaudio.