Review - New Rega Planar 3 Turntable By Hi-Fi Choice

Review - Rega Rp3 with Elys2

Rega Rp3 with Elys2

Review - New Rega Planar 3 Turntable By Hi-Fi Choice
T he Rega Planar 3 or RP3 in the new 2016 revamp is reviewed by Hi-Fi Choice. 5 stars and an Editor's choice award for the new RP3 with an initial conclusion of - It might look similar to the previous model, but this is a huge leap forward and a star at the price (price is - £550 without the Elys2 cartridge):-

■ LIKEs were :-

- Superb sound;
- Excellent build;
- Great finish;
- Easy setup

■ DISLIKEs for the RP3 were :-

- Cartridge has slight treble limitations
- No arm VTA

Hi-Fi Choice's longer summary of the new RP3 is - "Rega’s new Planar 3 is something of a star and is an ideal starter turntable for those looking to discover just what vinyl is capable of. Rega has taken its iconic simplistic philosophy and run with it, and by throwing the Elys 2 cartridge into the bundle it represents the driving force for affordable vinyl playback".

You can read the complete - Hi-Fi Choice - Rega RP3 2016 - turntable review via the first of the yellow buttons below.

HiFi Enthusiast also has more on all the latest from Rega - including the changes that went into the new Rega RP3 2016, via the second of the yellow buttons below :-

Finally the third link has more reviews of Rega products, including other takes on the Rega RP3 turntable :-


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