The best record player deals 2022

To the uninitiated, turntables can seem intimidating, pricey things. But with the vinyl revival in full swing, there are some awesome record player deals to be had - and some great budget turntables on the market.

Whether you're planning to purchase your first budget turntable or want a more premium option for your hi-fi system, you can save big on turntables from big brands. 

Want a cheap record player for the kids? Or looking to upgrade your existing music system? We've tracked down the best record player deals around, as well as the cheapest prices on our favorite turntables.

Sony PS-LX310BT Bluetooth/USB turntable $250 (opens in new tab)

Sony PS-LX310BT Bluetooth/USB turntable $250 $198 at Amazon (save $52) (opens in new tab)
Here, Sony has generously given us a ‘plug and play’ fully automatic deck, including a phono stage, thrown in Bluetooth and priced it at the low end of the market. Five stars

Fluance RT81 $350 (opens in new tab)

Fluance RT81 $350 $ (opens in new tab)212 at Amazon (save $138) (opens in new tab)
The RT81 is an instantly likeable deck that won't let you down. It sounds good out of the box and can be easily upgraded at a later stage. A talented musical turntable.

Denon DP-400 $589 (opens in new tab)

Denon DP-400 $589 $499 at Crutchfield (opens in new tab)
Another record player we haven't tested ourselves, but Denon is a hugely respected audio brand so it could be worth trying this one out. The DP-400 has a built-in phono preamp and spins at 33 1/3, 45 and 78rpm – perfect for those older collections.

The best deals on the best turntables

Want the best record player at your chosen price point? Below you'll see all our favourite, five-star turntables, and where you can find the cheapest price on each one.

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