Hi-Fi Choice's 5 Star Rega Planar 2 Review

Review - Rega Planar 2

Rega Planar 2

Hi-Fi Choice's 5 Star Rega Planar 2 Review
T he Rega Planar 2 turntable, yours for £375, a 2016 rework of a classic turntable is given a spin by reviewer Hi-Fi Choice. It is 5 stars overall and nearly 5 stars across the board (only features slips to 4 stars) and a red "Recommended" award from HFC for the Planar 2 with an initial summary of - The famous Planar 2 is brought right up to date and offers amazing sound quality at a great price.

■ Strong points for the Planar 2 were -

- Excellent sound quality

- Modern styling

- Optiwhite platter

■ Weak points however were -

- Manual speed change

- No VTA adjustment

Hi-Fi Choice say in summary of the 2016 Rega Planar 2 :-

The Planar 2 is certainly a classy performer, given its affordable price tag. It is without doubt going to spawn a whole new generation of followers and keep Rega’s profile high in what is fast becoming a growing turntable market.


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