The Technics SL-1000 mk3D is a high-end turntable and the latest iteration of the legendary Technics SL-1000 series. It features advanced technologies and materials to deliver exceptional sound quality, starting with a newly developed coreless direct-drive motor for improved speed stability and low noise operation. The tonearm is designed with a precision-machined aluminum housing, and a newly developed cartridge, the Ortofon Quattro Cadenza Bronze, is integrated into the headshell for optimal tracking performance. The SL-1000 mk3D also incorporates a double-slice phono equalizer and a three-speed (33 1/3 rpm, 45 rpm, 78 rpm) selection switch, as well as a USB output for digital transfer of the audio signal. To ensure maximum durability and performance, the turntable is built with a high-rigidity glass-fiber reinforced chassis and high-precision construction techniques. Overall, the Technics SL-1000 mk3D is a top-of-the-line turntable that delivers exceptional sound quality, anytime, anywhere.