Technics today unveiled the new SL-1200MK7 Direct Drive Turntable. The new model inherits the same features and operational comfort as the SL-1210MK7, which has been introduced in January 2019 and in a short time has once again become a firm favourite of the long-existing vinyl DJ community worldwide.
“Over the past decade we have seen significant call outs from the DJs, International music organizers and our sales partners to expand and evolve the Technics turntable line up. There has been a big demand also for a silver version of this DJ turntable, which if first choice for so many users all around the globe”, says European Technics Product Manager Frank Balzuweit. “Consequently, we felt obliged to add the new colour variation to give all potential aspirants for this product the choice of look of their beloved work tool”, Balzuweit adds.
In terms of technology and functionality, the SL-1200MK7 will feature the same USPs of the black SL-1210Mk7. These include:
■About the Technics 1200 Series
The SL-1200 was launched as a popular direct drive turntable in 1972, becoming a best-selling model with cumulative sales of 3,500,000 units for the series. It was supported by powerful torque, easy operation, and high durability. It became greatly admired by both audio enthusiasts and DJs who helped to unleash the DJ culture in areas such as electronic dance music. The series is still highly acclaimed by DJs worldwide today.