Turntable with High-Resolution Audio ripping capability
“There’s no mistaking the Sony’s penchant for detail”, Sony PS-HX500, What Hi-Fi?, May 2016
Turntable for playing vinyl and recording in High-Resolution
Breathe new life into analogue masterpieces with DSD. Just hook-up the PS-HX500 turntable to your PC via USB, play a record, and capture every aspect of the vinyl with DSD 5.6MHz native conversion. Convert your precious vinyl collection into High-Resolution Audio, take it out for a walk with your Walkman®, or just sit back and enjoy playing your vinyl originals.
Connect the turntable to a PC to rip your favourite tracks to music files.
Supports both phono and line output so you can play through integrated amp or external phono EQ.
Convert your records to high quality digital music files
The PS-HX500 is equipped with a high-quality A/D convertor. So just connect it to your PC with a USB cable and record your vinyl as High-Resolution Audio tracks. This is a great way to backup your precious vinyl collection, or even take tracks outdoors with you on your Walkman®.
The goodness of vinyl, without the bulk
The authentic sound of vinyl, with all its warmth and smoothness, can be enjoyed anytime and anywhere with digital convenience—at home, outdoors, and in your car.
Simply connect the PS-HX500 to a PC’s USB port and convert your vinyl tracks into high quality digital ones. The supplied PC application lets you rip, edit and store tracks from your vinyl records.
The internal A/D convertor supports native conversion from analogue to DSD 2.8MHz or 5.6MHz digital.
Editing app for Windows and Mac OS X lets you easily cut unwanted parts of the recording and split tracks.
DSD file format reproduces the subtlest nuances of sound, including the ambience of the performance. This purity makes it an ideal way to capture and play back the warm expression of vinyl.
Integrate it into your high-quality audio system
Connecting the PS-HX500 with a high-quality audio component system enables you to enjoy all your vinyl with all the raw realism they can offer.
Enjoy all the smooth and warm sound expressions your vinyl is capable of; the PS-HX500 is equipped with the high-quality audio technology to make it possible.
The turntable uses the latest techniques to deliver extremely stable rotation for optimal and natural delivery of your music.
Sony's excellent speaker technology has been incorporated in the MDF cabinet to deliver high acoustic quality.