There's never a bad time to buy a new turntable - and with the deals we've sniffed out for you here, this could be the best time of all. Savings of £175 on the Sony PS-HX500 or £150 off the Pro-Ject RPM 9 Carbon are not to be sniffed at, after all...

Here are some of our favourite record players of the moment, all with good (at the very least) or great deals on them. Whether you're a long-standing vinyl fan, or are curious to find out exactly what all the fuss is about, there's definitely a turntable here to turn you on. And if you've seen an even better deal, please do let us know in the comments below.

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Sony PS-HX500

Tested at £450 / Now £275 with multiple retailers - saving £175

An entertaining turntable with the impressive ability to rip vinyl to hi-res audio files

 

Pro-Ject RPM 9 Carbon

Tested at £1900 / Now £1750 with Audible Fidelity - saving £150

A solid, authoritative and high-performance turntable, one which oozes aesthetic class too

 

Lenco L-175

Tested at £400 / Now £333 at Amazon - saving over £65

A convenient digital deck, so-so at the £400 our test was conducted at. But it's far more tempting with a discount.

 

Flexson VinylPlay

Tested at £250 / Now £200 at Amazon - saving £50

A perfect turntable if you’re taking your first steps into the world of vinyl. It plays nicely with Sonos, too

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NAD C556

Original price £250 / Now £199 at Sevenoaks - saving over £50

NAD takes a winning turntable formula and adds a few tweaks of its own

 

Pro-Ject Primary

Original price £190 / Now £170 at Amazon - saving £20

Move aside, pretenders. The Primary re-establishes Pro-Ject as king of the budget turntable

 

Dual MTR-75

Tested at £250 / Now £235 at Amazon - saving £15

An affordable, fun-to-use turntable that's full of features