In Berlin, by the wall of sound: Technics’ SL-1000R

By | April 23rd, 2018|Categories: DAR|Tags: , , , , , |

We’ve seen Technics’ re-imagining of the SL-1200, the vinyl DJ’s turntable of choice, as the audiophile-aimed SL-1200GAE and SL-1200G. That was 2016. We’ve seen the more affordable variants: the SL-1200GR and SL-1210GR. That was 2017.

At IFA 2017 in Berlin, Technics teased a move in the opposite direction. News of two forthcoming ‘reference class’ models. At CES 2018, the Japanese manufacturer went full ham on high-end vinylphiles with a formal announcement of the all-new SP-10R plus its fully-plinthed, fully-armed brother, the SL-100R.… Read the full article