AKAI BT500
Premium Performance Belt-Drive Turntable with Wireless Streaming

OUR PART #  BT500

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The Akai Professional BT500 belt-drive turntable is equipped with a quiet belt-drive system with mechanically isolated motor for eliminating any residual motor noice and vibration. The heavy die-cast aluminum platter provides high-quality signal-to-noise ratio to prevent record slippage. Akai's unique leveling bubble with adjustable feet ensures a perfectly level needle drop. All these features make for a high-quality turntable with superior sound.

The BT500 also features wireless streaming to send sound directly to any Bluetooth® enabled speaker, and even includes the ability to convert analog records into digital files using the included software and USB port for quick computer connectivity.

Akai BT500 Features:

  • Streams music wirelessly to any Bluetooth speaker (not included)
  • Luxurious walnut finish with brushed aluminum controls
  • Low-mass straight aluminum tonearm with adjustable counterweight for precise tracking
  • Leveling bubble with adjustable feet
  • Die-cast anti-resonance aluminum platter and non-slip rubber mat
  • Built-in switchable phono pre-amplified
  • Gold-plated RCA jacks

Akai BT500 Specifications:

  • 2-speed (33 1/3 RPM and 45 RPM) Belt Drive Turntable
  • Motor: Isolated DC
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 67dB (A-weighted)
  • Wow and Flutter: Less than 0.2%
  • Dimensions: 17.5" W x 4.84" H x 13.7" D (444 mm x 123 mm x 347 mm)
  • A/D 16-bit 44.1 kHz or 48kHz selectable
  • Computer Interface - USB 1.1 Compliant Windows10/8/7/Vista/XP, Universal Binary for OS X 10.5 to 10.10.x
  • Weight: 14 lbs (6.4 kg)
  • Output Level:
    • Pre-amp "OFF”: 2.5mV
    • Pre-amp "ON”: 155mV

AKAI BT500
Premium Performance Belt-Drive Turntable with Wireless Streaming

OUR PART #  BT500

Product Information:

The Akai Professional BT500 belt-drive turntable is equipped with a quiet belt-drive system with mechanically isolated motor for eliminating any residual motor noice and vibration. The heavy die-cast aluminum platter provides high-quality signal-to-noise ratio to prevent record slippage. Akai's unique leveling bubble with adjustable feet ensures a perfectly level needle drop. All these features make for a high-quality turntable with superior sound.

The BT500 also features wireless streaming to send sound directly to any Bluetooth® enabled speaker, and even includes the ability to convert analog records into digital files using the included software and USB port for quick computer connectivity.

Akai BT500 Features:

  • Streams music wirelessly to any Bluetooth speaker (not included)
  • Luxurious walnut finish with brushed aluminum controls
  • Low-mass straight aluminum tonearm with adjustable counterweight for precise tracking
  • Leveling bubble with adjustable feet
  • Die-cast anti-resonance aluminum platter and non-slip rubber mat
  • Built-in switchable phono pre-amplified
  • Gold-plated RCA jacks

Akai BT500 Specifications:

  • 2-speed (33 1/3 RPM and 45 RPM) Belt Drive Turntable
  • Motor: Isolated DC
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 67dB (A-weighted)
  • Wow and Flutter: Less than 0.2%
  • Dimensions: 17.5" W x 4.84" H x 13.7" D (444 mm x 123 mm x 347 mm)
  • A/D 16-bit 44.1 kHz or 48kHz selectable
  • Computer Interface - USB 1.1 Compliant Windows10/8/7/Vista/XP, Universal Binary for OS X 10.5 to 10.10.x
  • Weight: 14 lbs (6.4 kg)
  • Output Level:
    • Pre-amp "OFF”: 2.5mV
    • Pre-amp "ON”: 155mV
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