Pro-Ject X1 B True Balanced Turntable with Sumiko Rainier Cartridge (Gloss Black)

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  • $ 1,099
  • Regular price $ 1,299

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Key Features
∙ Mini XLR balanced phono output
∙ 8.6″ carbon-wrapped aluminum tonearm
∙ Massive acrylic record platter
∙ Electronic speed changer & stabilizer
∙ Adjustable TPE-damped isolation feet
∙ Sumiko Rainier MM phono cartridge
∙ Adjustable arm height (VTA)

True Balanced: Unleash the full power

Simply upgrade your X1 B to an MC cartridge, connect it with one of our new True Balanced Phono Cables to your phono preamp, and benefit from an interference-free signal with increased dynamics & lower noise level.

Mini XLR Output: One cable connects it all

We offer a wide range of balanced phono cables with different connectors to fit all our phono preamps. If you want to use your X1 B with a Phono Box S3 B you need a „Connect it Phono Mini XLR / Mini XLR“.

Balanced: A perfect match!

Pair your X1 B with one of our new balanced Phono Boxes and benefit from fully balanced signal transmission to your phono preamplifier. Check out our new Phono Box S3 B & DS3 B for further information.

8,6'' Carbon-Aluminium Tonearm

Finished as a one-piece, with no resonance-inducing headshell, the X1 is available with a premounted high-quality Pick it S2 MM cartridge. Its super-stiff and perfectly damped construction provides perfect tracking of the record groove.

Motor suspension

Stainless steel platter-bearing with soft brass bushing and Teflon mirrors together with a new motor suspension for better decoupling of the motor vibrations to tonearm and chassis ensure the lowest rumble and noise.

Azimuth & VTA: Fully adjustable

The X1 comes with fully adjustable Azimuth & VTA. It offers you the possibility to modify your X1 as you want it.

Metal Feet: Damped & height-adjustable

The three height-adjustable damped aluminium feet guarantee the perfect stand & massively reduce the risk of acoustical feedback.

1,5 kg Platter: Resonance free acryl

The perfect platform to place your precious vinyl records, guaranteeing absolute reliability in its performance and sonic character.

33/45/78 RPM: High-precision motor control

A sophisticated DC/AC generator board generates clean and stable power to drive the motor. Easily change speed with the push of only a single button.



33, 45, 78 (electronic speed change)


belt drive

Speed variance

33: 0.30% 45: 0.25%

Wow & flutter

33: 0.15% 45: 0.13%


20mm thick, 1.5 kg heavy acryl

Main bearing

stainless steel/brass


8,6” carbon/aluminium sandwich

Effective arm length

218,5 mm


18 mm

Effective tonearm mass


Tracking force range

0 - 30mN

Included accessories

15volts DC /0,8A power supply, Dust cover, Connect it E Phono cable, feltmat

Power consumption

5,0 watts max /< 0.3 watt standby


415 x 125 x 335 mm (WxHxD)


7 kg net / 9.5 kg gross weight

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