Californication Turntable Package
The Turntable - Rega Planar 1
This current Rega Planar is the most successful turntable that Rega has ever made....and they've been making turntables since 1973 in the UK.They have won more awards than any other turntable manufacturer in history for their accuracy in reproducing music. Each tonearm is meticulously hand assembled using custom Rega made tools and torque settings to guarantee optimum performance. This level of care ensures perfect tracking and maximises the amount of information the cartridge can extract from the record surface. Plug and play counterweight setup ensures that this deck is set up in seconds.
The atmospheric sound of a Rega playing vinyl brings the music to life.This Rega has body in its sound and a real analogue warmth.The combination of energy and solidity resonates superbly. The combination of accuracy and a skill for knitting together the different strands is displayed with expertise by the RegaPlanar. Few turntables in this price category can render a record so faithfully as the Rega Planar does.This Rega Planar is a sonically outstanding turntable for the money. It sounds dynamic and detailed, with great timing and toe-tapping rhythm. It looks and feels classy, too.
Powered Speakers - Kanto YU4
The Kanto powered speakers are designed by Canadian company Kanto Living. They are great sounding amplified speakers that incorporate a comprehensive range of analogue and digital inputs that cover the audio needs of todays music listener. These speakers accommodate not only direct input of a turntable, but direct digital input of a TV and wireless connectivity via Bluetooth of your Smartphone for music streaming.Outputs include sub out to attach an optional subwoofer.They also incorporate an comprehensive remote control.
Sound quality and performance is where these compact amplified speakers shine.The Kantos ability to reproduce vocals and stringed instruments at the level of clarity and crispness it’s capable of is pleasantly surprising.Mids on the Kanto are warm and full making these Kanto powered speakers an excellent pair of speakers for a premium casual listening experience.Bass on the Kantos is very impressive for their size, which is largely due to their ported cabinet design. Yet more bass is available via connection of an optional subwoofer to their subwoofer output.
What the Crew Think
When you start with a Rega turntable you are guaranteed of a special atmospheric vinyl playing experience. Delivering this stunning performance through the Kanto amplified speakers fills your listening space with sweet vinyl vibes. Add to that the ability to directly connect your TV and wirelessly stream your music streaming service or internet radio via inbuilt Bluetooth this Combo provides an excellent audio entertainment platform that brings great sound quality to your living space.