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The best Prime Day turntable deals 2021: where to find the biggest Prime day record player savings, plus the dates confirmed

The best Prime Day turntable deals 2021: where to find the biggest Prime day record player savings, plus the dates confirmed
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More killer Prime Day deals

The Prime Day turntable deals are incoming! Now officially confirmed, 21 and 22 June will mark the arrival of two days of discounts and savings on a huge range of record players. So, if you've been saving for a deck from Rega, Pro-Ject, Sony or another ace brand, this year's Prime Day turntable deals could be the ideal time and place to look.

Last year saw some great offers on everything from budget turntables and pro decks, to compact portable record players and Bluetooth turntables. Whatever you need to spin your wax, there should be a tasty deal out there for you.

We'll be reporting all the latest news and the best Prime Day turntable deals, as they happen, right here.

Prime Day turntable deals: Quick links

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Prime Day turntable deals: Early UK deals

Ok, so Prime Day isn't quite here yet, but that doesn't mean there aren't any early Prime Day turntable deals to entice you. We've picked out some of our favourites below:

Sony PS-LX310BT: Was £200, now £194
OK, so there’s only 3% off Sony’s brilliant budget turntable, but to get the PS-LX310BT for less than 200 notes is pretty great. It sounds fantastic and is just a fun record player - especially at this price.View Deal

Audio-Technica AT-LP120XBT-USB: Was £289, now £268.77
Another wonderful creation from the audio masters at Audio-Technica. With the AT-LP120XBT-USB, you can stream your records over Bluetooth and it has handy USB support. Save a chunk of change right now at Amazon.View Deal

Numark PT01 Scratch: Was £119.99, now £102
Amazon have spun a lovely 15% off deal on the eye-catching Numark PT01 Scratch portable turntable. It’s a solid piece of kit, has USB connectivity and can also run on battery power.View Deal

Victrola VSC 580BT: Was £89.99, now £79.99
There’s a tenner of this compact 3-speed portable turntable from Victrola right now at Amazon. It’s a great price and perfect if you’re starting your vinyl journey.View Deal

Prime Day turntable deals: Early US deals

Audio-Technica AT-LP3BK: Was $249.99, now $199
Audio-Technica’s AT-LP3BK turntable has 23% off on Amazon and is definitely worth your consideration. It comes with a built-in phono preamp and is a steal for less than 200 bucks.View Deal

When is Prime Day?

Amazon Prime Day 2021 dates confirmed

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Prime Day usually takes place around July each year, with the exception of 2020 when Covid understandably meant a shift to October instead of mid-Summer. 

This year, Amazon has confirmed that Prime Day will happen a little earlier than usual on 21 and 22 June.

Prime Day starts a 00.01am BST on Monday and ends at 11.59pm BST on Tuesday 22nd June. If you're in the US, Prime Day kicks off at 00.01am PT on Monday and ends 11.59pm PT on Tuesday 22nd June.

Do you need a Prime subscription?

If you want to take advantage of the best Prime Day turntable deals on Amazon, then yes you will need to get yourself an Amazon Prime account.

Right now, a monthly Prime subscription will cost you £7.99/$12.99 (which can be cancelled at any time) and a yearly option is £79/$119.

We're not suggesting you do this of course, but you could always sign up for your free trial, bag all the bargains you want, then cancel before you have to start paying the full subscription amount...

Prime Day turntable deals to look out for

The turntable discounts to look out for this year will be on gear from Sony, ProJect, Rega and Audio Technica.

If you're looking for a budget deck that performs well, specific models we'd encourage you to scout include the awesome Rega Planar 1, Sony PS-HX500 and the Audio-Technica AT-LP3.

If you have a little more in the budget , you'll be winning if you can find a good deal on the Technics SL-1500C, Pro-Ject T1 or Clearaudio Concept.

Whatever you're looking for, we'll be sharing all the best offers on this page.

Looking for something else? While we’re covering all the best Prime Day turntable deals, our pals at TechRadar will be hunting down the best deals on everything else - from video doorbells and pet food, to coffee machines and smart watches - so head over to their Amazon Prime Day deals page for the latest offers.

Prime Day turntable deals: Last year's best deals

Here's a quick taste of the calibre of Prime Day turntable deals you can expect to see this year, based on the events of last year:

UK deals

House of Marley Wireless Turntable | Was £229.99, now £179.99
The design of the Stir It Up Wireless turntable features natural bamboo for a warm look and a built-in pre-amp that's compatible with any of the company's speakers – and those from other manufacturers – for easy connection.

Sony PSHX500.CEK Turntable £299 £279 
Everything about this turntable screams class, from the sturdy tonearm for accurate tracking, to the ability to record your vinyl as high-res audio. It supports phono and line output, too.

Audio-Technica AT-LP120XUSB | Was £239, now £229
This wasn't a huge discount, but this manual direct-drive turntable regularly features in buyer's guides, thanks to excellent manual control and USB functionality to convert your records to digital format, not to mention that Audio Technica is a huge name in the turntable world.

The Cheapest Turntable Of the Day| Was £64.99, now £51.99
The cheapest turntable we found on Prime Day was this VIFLYKOO Bluetooth portable turntable and digital encoder. We couldn't vouch for the quality and features personal for this was crazily cheap and had plenty of decent user reviews. 

US deals

Audio Technica AT-LP60XBT | Was $208.60, now $149.00
This fully automatic belt-drive stereo turntable has the added convenience of Bluetooth wireless connectivity. So you can set up your turntable in one room and listen to it in another without having to run a bunch of cables. Result.

Audio Technica AT-LP120XUSB | Was $348.60, now $279.00
Like many manufacturers, Audio Technica have produced a clone of the classic Technics LP12, and this is their version. Features a direct-drive motor, an adjustable dynamic anti-skate control, a selectable phono preamplifier and USB output. With decent money off, this was a bargain. 

Crosley C200 Direct-Drive Turntable | Was $279, now $188.95
Crosley has been wowing us with it's wares lately, offering quality, features and sound over and above what their budget reputation suggests. The C200 looks more like a DJ deck, with it's balanced S-shape tone-arm. You could grab it with a $90 Amazon discount during Prime Day.

Crosley C-10 turntable | Was $399.99, now $270.99
This belt-driven record player enjoyed a chunky $124 discount at Best Buy. The mahogany finish gives this deck an old school vibe, while the tonearm and platter design makes it look like a turntable worth much more.