Turning the tables on cables
Giving an ‘old-school’ medium a modern spin, wirelessly connect the MusicCast VINYL 500 turntable to your MusicCast speakers and other devices to enjoy your record collection without all the cables.
Don’t stop the music
Hit the end of a record and don’t want the music to stop? With the VINYL 500 you can keep the music going by streaming music services via Wi-Fi, AirPlay, Spotify Connect, or Bluetooth.
Connect the MusicCast VINYL 500 to your existing stereo equipment and get ready for a serious upgrade to your setup.
Here, there and everywhere
Leave the room and let your music follow. Featuring MusicCast multi-room technology, share and listen to your record collection throughout the house.
Stream your vinyl collection to a range of MusicCast devices — everything from speakers to soundbars.
You spin me ’round
Turn your listening experience on its head. Meet the MusicCast VINYL 500.
Meticulously designed to ensure the most faithful reproduction of sound – the way music was made to be heard — the MusicCast VINYL 500 features a straight tonearm for an open sound as well as a belt-drive motor to minimize noise caused by vibrations.
You turn me on
The piano black finish shows off your style and your records. And with no receiver or speaker wires needed, get creative and put your VINYL 500 anywhere it looks good!
Speak to me
Voice control completes the picture when it comes to the turntable of the future.
Use Alexa or Google Assistant for effortless, hands-free control of your music streaming and multi-room setup.
In or out. The VINYL 500 is equipped with Bluetooth technology, making wireless operation more convenient than ever. You can stream music from the VINYL 500 to Bluetooth headphones for private listening or to Bluetooth speakers. Bluetooth output has been improved, reducing lip sync delays from digital sources.
|Network Section||File Format||MP3 / WMA / MPEG-4 AAC: up to 48 kHz / 16-bit, ALAC: up to 96 kHz / 24-bit, FLAC / WAV / AIFF: up to 192 kHz / 24-bit, DSD: up to 11.2 MHz|
|Wi-Fi||Yes (2.4 / 5 GHz)|
|Bluetooth Section||Version/Profile||Ver. 4.2 / A2DP, AVRCP (Bluetooth is compatible with SCMS-T.)|
|Audio Codec||SBC, AAC|
|Maximum Communication Range||32 ft. 10 in. (without interference)|
|Turntable||Drive Method||Belt drive|
|Rotation Speed||33-1/3 rpm, 45 rpm|
|Rotation Speed Variation||±2%|
|Wow And Flutter||0.2%|
|Platter||Aluminium die-cast (Diameter 30 cm)|
|Output Level||450 mV (-7 dBV, with RIAA EQ, 1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec), 2.5 mV ± 3 dBV (without RIAA EQ, 1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec)|
|Signal To Noise Ratio||67 dB or higher (A-weighted, 20 kHz, LPF)|
|Tonearm||Tonearm||Static balance straight tonearm|
|Effective Arm Length||223.5 mm|
|Stylus Pressure Adjustment Range||0-4 g|
|Acceptable Cartridge Weight||15.5-19 g (including headshell)|
|Attached Cartridge||Cartridge Type||MM type|
|Output Voltage||2.5 mV (1 kHz, 3.54 cm / sec)|
|Stylus Pressure||3.5 ± 0.5 g|
|Cartridge Weight||5.0 ± 0.3 g|
|Cartridge Height||17.0 ± 0.7 mm|
|Headshell Weight||10 g (including screws, nuts and wires)|
|Audio Specifications||Output Terminal||RCA: 2 (PHONO, LINE)|
|Output Level||2.0 ± 0.3 V (1 kHz, 0 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)|
|Signal to Noise Ratio||[IHF-A network] 110 dB or higher (Infinity zero, Fs 44.1 kHz)|
|Dynamic Range||100 dB or higher (1 kHz, -60 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)|
|Harmonic Distortion||0.003 % or lower (1 kHz, 0 dB, Fs 44.1 kHz)|
|Frequency Response||Fs 44.1 kHz; 2 Hz to 20 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 48 kHz; 2 Hz to 24 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 96 kHz; 2 Hz to 48 kHz (+0 / -3 dB), Fs 192 kHz; 2 Hz to 96 kHz (+0 / -6 dB)|
|General||Power Consumption||6 W|
|Eco-Standby (reference date)||0.3 W|
|Standby Power Consumption||1.4 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth® standby OFF, Wired), 1.8 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth standby ON/OFF, Wi-Fi), 1.6 W (Network standby ON, Bluetooth standby ON, Wired)|
|Dimension (W×H×D)||17-3/4” x 5-3/8” x 14-1/2”|