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Pioneer-pl-990.10559913
7.5 out of 10

Pioneer PL-990

Pioneer PL-990 Pioneer PL-990 is a full automatic stereo tu Read more

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Overall 10
10

Purely awesome experience

Lone Wolf, B&H Photo
7 May 2014
  • Excerpt: The first turntable was damaged in transit but B&H customer service department came through. I was very impressed by their thoroughness and ease of returning with no questions asked. The turntable is awesome. A great value and a fabulous return policy made me a very satisfied customer. Thank you B&H. Well done sirs!
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Overall 10
10

Excellent turntable

Bobby Lee, B&H Photo
29 January 2014
  • Excerpt: This turntable has an internal RIAA preamp. You connect it to AUX or CD jacks of your stereo receiver. The preamp sounds MUCH better than the phono preamp in my stereo. I was not expecting that. It's very automated - you never have to touch the tonearm. This is great for a klutz like me. No chance of scratching the record while lifting or setting down the tonearm. The price was the icing on the cake. I didn't expect such a good turntable at this price point.
  • Pros: Consistent, Easy To Use, Excellent Sound
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Overall 8
8.0

Exactly as described and delivered on ti

BobbyBoy, B&H Photo
5 September 2012
  • Excerpt: replaced my original PL-990 that had given up the ghost after many years of good sounds
  • Pros: Easy To Use
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Overall 8
8.0

Never again Cd or mp3 at my house!

LCDFLX, B&H Photo
16 May 2012
  • Excerpt: Excellent turn table. Pitch control, pre-amlified, it sounds beautifully! I was sick of listening compressed usic, took some time until find some turn table, and this one is the right choice if you dont want to spend tons of money. The only missing item is a headphone jack. Would be nice to have it, should be no dificult because the turntable is pre-aplified. But, is ok! I am really happy!
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Excellent Sound, Pre-amplified
  • Cons: Does not have phone jack
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Overall 10
10

Great Upgrade

Timbo, B&H Photo
13 February 2011
  • Excerpt: I bought this turntable as an upgrade from my "all-in-one" player with built-in speakers. Did some research and for the price range I was looking in, this was seemed like the best choice. I'm glad I went with it too, the sound quality is great, new or old LPs, doesn't matter. Assembly is easy and quick. I've had it for two weeks now and I have no complaints.
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Excellent Sound
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Overall 10
10

WOW! Old school music at it's finest!!

Desrtdove, B&H Photo
11 October 2010
  • Excerpt: I am replacing an older Pioneer turntable that went with an 80's stereo system. I had that turntable repaired to the point that it's cheaper to buy a new one. So I found this PL-990 Pioneer at B&H. I read the instructions and was a little daunted by the fact that it has it's own built in pre-amp and can't be plugged into the stereo's "Phono jacks". Being that my stereo system is older, I don't have any auxilliary jacks. I didn't know what I was going to do.
  • Pros: Easy to set up, Easy To Use, Excellent Sound, Professional Features
  • Cons: Built in pre-amp
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10

User Review

pvteye58, Walmart
28 December 2009
  • Summary: My son and daughter, who grew up listening to music on my turntable, now think turntables are "retro" and therefore, by default, the cool thing to have. Imagine my surprise when they both asked for a turntable for Christmas and any duplicate LP's I have (I own 10,000+ vinyl albums). I currently have a linear drive, programmable turntable by Pioneer made in the late '80's. It has been a workhorse.
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10

User Review

Biscuitball, Walmart
2 July 2009
  • Summary: My children bought me this turntable for Father's Day and I love it! It has easy one button play and shut's off by itself when I fall asleep listening to music. I've experienced no vibration, even when the volume is on high. Love the rubber mat because it protects my valuable LP's when playing them. It's a great final addition to my Pioneer Audio System, and the price can't be beat. I highly recommend this turntable!
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Overall 2
2.0
Value for money 2
2.0

User Review

JazzyD1, Walmart
7 February 2009
  • Summary: I paid $106.00 for this turntable. The one I bought 25 years ago that this was suppose to replace didn't come with a stillis. That cost me an extra 100 + dollars. The sound is so poor, I spun two LP's and put it right back in the box!!! You get what you pay for!!!
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Overall 10
10

User Review

robert66, Walmart
3 February 2009
  • Summary: good price ,good product, plays my lp's through my stereo home theatre very well
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