Technics SL1210MK7 (Black) Direct Drive Turntable

Technics SL1210MK7 (Black)

Direct Drive Turntable

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£799
Refined to perfection, the Technics SL1210 MK7 continues to set the standard for others to follow.

Seventh generation legend

From the disco era to today’s super-clubs, the Technics SL1210 (and similar SL1200) has been and still is the heart of most professional DJs’ gigs. World renowned for its robust build quality, reliability and precise and stable sound, the SL1210 is a living legend. Now in MK7 form, it’s as capable as ever and great value for the engineering involved.

High torque, direct drive
Using Technics’ famous and expensively engineered direct drive system, the SL1210 MK7 delivers class-leading torque for super-stable pitch and rapid start/stop action. When you need to precisely control your mixing, this is still the standard setter.

Improved, coreless motor
Based on technology from the reference G and GR models, the MK7 uses an all new motor design with coreless tech. This results in the elimination of ‘cogging’ which can afflict other direct drive decks. Cogging is an instability in the running speed, which gives inconsistent pitch. With the SL1201MK7, you get the same rock-solid pitch stability that’s always been a hallmark of these Technics decks.

Vibration resistant
SL1210 turntables have always been robustly built, and the MK7 is no different. Although it’s not quite as solid as the more expensive GR model, it still beats its similarly priced rivals. The rigid, die-cast aluminium chassis features hybrid, anti-resonance cladding and isolation feet. These not only help keep the deck solidly in place but also absorb vibrations, preventing stylus skip and sound distortion.

Fine tune adjustments
Lift the platter and there’s a range of user adjustments. From a bank of micro switches you can select 78rpm, reverse play and even adjust start-up torque and brake speed – getting this deck to perform exactly how you want it to.

Increased pitch control
A new 'x2' button lets you double the range of the pitch control from +/- 8% to +/-16%. This extra range makes it even more flexible as a mixing tool and even handier in the studio than ever.

Classic tonearm
The MK7’s tonearm is a classic S-shape design that tracks precisely and is easy to handle. It also offers a wide range of adjustments, including VTA (Vertical Tracking Angle), weight and bias, making it ideal for a huge range of different cartridges and even different thicknesses of slipmat. The detachable headshell makes swapping cartridges a quick and simple process.

Connect your own cables
Rather than using static cables like SL-1210s of the past, the SL-1210 MK7 features RCA phono terminals. These let you choose your own length and quality of cable that's worthy of a deck of this standard.

Matte black style and new strobe lighting
Finished in matte black throughout, the MK7 has stealth style. The strobe colour is adjustable between red and blue. There’s also a pop-up stylus light with bright LED for accurate queuing in dark lighting.

A living legend that’s still a class-leader, the Technics SL1210MK7 is the go-to deck for vinyl mixing.

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Refined to perfection, the Technics SL1210 MK7 continues to set the standard for others to follow.

Seventh generation legend

From the disco era to today’s super-clubs, the Technics SL1210 (and similar SL1200) has been and still is the heart of most professional DJs’ gigs. World renowned for its robust build quality, reliability and precise and stable sound, the SL1210 is a living legend. Now in MK7 form, it’s as capable as ever and great value for the engineering involved.

High torque, direct drive
Using Technics’ famous and expensively engineered direct drive system, the SL1210 MK7 delivers class-leading torque for super-stable pitch and rapid start/stop action. When you need to precisely control your mixing, this is still the standard setter.

Improved, coreless motor
Based on technology from the reference G and GR models, the MK7 uses an all new motor design with coreless tech. This results in the elimination of ‘cogging’ which can afflict other direct drive decks. Cogging is an instability in the running speed, which gives inconsistent pitch. With the SL1201MK7, you get the same rock-solid pitch stability that’s always been a hallmark of these Technics decks.

Vibration resistant
SL1210 turntables have always been robustly built, and the MK7 is no different. Although it’s not quite as solid as the more expensive GR model, it still beats its similarly priced rivals. The rigid, die-cast aluminium chassis features hybrid, anti-resonance cladding and isolation feet. These not only help keep the deck solidly in place but also absorb vibrations, preventing stylus skip and sound distortion.

Fine tune adjustments
Lift the platter and there’s a range of user adjustments. From a bank of micro switches you can select 78rpm, reverse play and even adjust start-up torque and brake speed – getting this deck to perform exactly how you want it to.

Increased pitch control
A new 'x2' button lets you double the range of the pitch control from +/- 8% to +/-16%. This extra range makes it even more flexible as a mixing tool and even handier in the studio than ever.

Classic tonearm
The MK7’s tonearm is a classic S-shape design that tracks precisely and is easy to handle. It also offers a wide range of adjustments, including VTA (Vertical Tracking Angle), weight and bias, making it ideal for a huge range of different cartridges and even different thicknesses of slipmat. The detachable headshell makes swapping cartridges a quick and simple process.

Connect your own cables
Rather than using static cables like SL-1210s of the past, the SL-1210 MK7 features RCA phono terminals. These let you choose your own length and quality of cable that's worthy of a deck of this standard.

Matte black style and new strobe lighting
Finished in matte black throughout, the MK7 has stealth style. The strobe colour is adjustable between red and blue. There’s also a pop-up stylus light with bright LED for accurate queuing in dark lighting.

A living legend that’s still a class-leader, the Technics SL1210MK7 is the go-to deck for vinyl mixing.
Brand Technics
Colour Black
USB Output No
Speeds 33 / 45 / 78
Cartridge Included? No
Auto/Manual manual
Belt Drive/Direct Drive direct_drive
Pitch Control yes
Weight (KG) 9.6
Dimensions WxDxH (mm) 453 x 353 x 169
Power Consumption - Standby 0.2
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality. Great product and excellent service and delivery from Richer sounds
Date published: 2021-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 10/10 decks great quality and crisp sound. Can’t fault these great decks best money can buy i would say
Date published: 2021-01-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love my new Technics Decks! They are a very nice turntable. There not built to same quality as the original. The sound makes up for it though. I find leaving the pitch faders on X2 (16%) mode best as it confuses you a little switching between modes. Had them under a month though this could change as I learn. They come with very nice slipmats which I wasn’t expecting. Like the way technics have done away with the connecting pins at the back for the cover. It makes removing the cover much simpler. Only downfall is the rubber plugs they have constructed that seem to fall out of place from where the pins used to be. Think over time they might grip better though as they wear.
Date published: 2020-12-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Richer sounds Newcastle! Recently bought a pair of technics 1210 mk7 from the Newcastle store, Steve was excellent, very helpful and had them delivered to me the next day! Thanks richer sounds
Date published: 2020-07-13
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice turntable In my honest opinion its not worth the money its been priced at so many other better deals on the market, But im not putting my turntables down in any way as they do what it says and sound great, I just feel they are overpriced.
Date published: 2020-06-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great turntable Wanted one from being 15, worth the wait.... I'm 40 now
Date published: 2020-05-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Technics 1210 - still the best The new Technics 1210 Mk7 is still the best desk. The upgrade has a few new aesthetic touches but it still provides the same great sound and design.
Date published: 2020-05-11
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Great decks and sound I have been after a couple of technic decks ,amp and mixer for a while but had to finish my man cave first now it's done I can spend hours playing my northern soul records .
Date published: 2020-01-09
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We’ll beat any genuine advertised price, even from the web & give you up to £100!

We're confident that our prices are amongst the very keenest out there, so we've made it as easy as pie to qualify for our Price Beat. Richer Sounds also guarantees to beat web prices, and Price Beat is even valid for 14 days after purchase, so if you've seen a cheaper price, let us know, and we'll happily beat that price by up to £100!

Products must be brand new, boxed, carry a comparable guarantee and be in stock at time of purchase. Richer Sounds price used to compare will be net of any voucher / trade in discounts.
T&Cs apply

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We offer 6 month interest free options. Call your local store or our Telesales team for details

For purchases over £500, pay a 10% deposit now and the balance in 6 months. Pay the balance in full before the end of the 6 months and there is no interest to pay whatsoever, just a one-off settlement fee of £29. Subject to application, financial circumstances and borrowing history. Ts&Cs apply. 19.9% APR representative. Find out more

 Disabled assistance

All products that are available to purchase on the Richer Sounds website can be delivered free to blind, partially sighted or those with a disability.

Please contact web after sales for more info.
For delivery of in-store only deals, please contact your local store for more details.
T&Cs apply - see our delivery page.