Top 10 Best USB Phono Preamps
for May 2022

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DYNASTY PROAUDIO UA2D USB Phono Preamp for Turntable, Preamp with RIAA Equalized Low Noise Moving Magnet A/D Converter (Power Adaptor & USB Cable Included)

DYNASTY PROAUDIO UA2D USB Phono Preamp for Turntable

Preamp with RIAA Equalized Low Noise Moving Magnet A/D Converter (Power Adaptor & USB Cable Included)

by Dynasty ProAudio
What We like

High performance USB audio interface Integrated, built-in with a premium circuit technology and components phono preamp that allow you to amplify an RIAA equalized low noise Phono and Line level audio signals. Simply connect it to your desktop and laptop computers USB port for recording with true-to-original sound and no quality loss.

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Product Features

  • The Dynasty ProAudio UA2D has the ability to be connected with all kinds of turntables with moving magnet (MM) cart- ridge or line level audio devices (tape recorders etc. ), easily transfer and convert from your favor albums vinyl records to your computer or laptop into a digital format file for organization.
  • Can be used as a Phono preamp for any vinyl playback system, amplifies the signal from your turntable to levels that allow you to connect it to your sound system.
  • The Dynasty ProAudio comes with USB audio driver technology that ensures latency free operation to a new level, which supports 48/44. 1 KHz sampling rate for both monitoring and recording.

The Dynasty ProAudio comes with usb audio driver technology that ensures latency free operation to a new level, which supports 48/44. 1 khz sampling rate for both monitoring and recording. The Dynasty ProAudio ua2d has the ability to be connected with all kinds of turntables with moving magnet (mm) cart- ridge or line level audio devices (tape recorders etc. ), easily transfer and convert from your favor albums vinyl records to your computer or laptop into a digital format file for organization. Can be used as a phono preamp for any vinyl playback system, amplifies the signal from your turntable to levels that allow you to connect it to your sound system.

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Rega - Fono Mini A2D MM Phono Preamp & USB A/D Converter

Rega

Fono Mini A2D MM Phono Preamp & USB A/D Converter

by REGA
What We like

Compact size

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Product Features

  • Makes it a snap to convert your records into high-resolution digital audio
  • Converts analog signals to USB
  • MM Phono Preamp with a USB output, connects directly to your computer
  • User-friendly front and back panels

Mm phono preamp with a usb output, connects directly to your computer User-friendly front and back panels Converts analog signals to usb Makes it a snap to convert your records into high-resolution digital audio

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NAD PP4 Digital Phono USB Preamplifier

NAD PP4 Digital Phono USB Preamplifier

by Nad
What We like

includes VinylStudio(tm) Lite software for converting LPs to CD

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Product Features

  • compatible with moving magnet and moving coil phono cartridges
  • USB port for connecting to a PC

Usb port for connecting to a pc Compatible with moving magnet and moving coil phono cartridges

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Stellar Labs Phono Preamp for Turntable, Pre Amp with USB Digital Recording, Low Noise USB Phono Pre Amplifier

Stellar Labs Phono Preamp for Turntable

Pre Amp with USB Digital Recording, Low Noise USB Phono Pre Amplifier

by Ace Trading
What We like

Compact Design: Measuring 4.4" x 2.8" x 1.5" this turntable preamp fits on your desk, bookshelf or table so you can easily connect your turntable to any sound system

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Product Features

  • Digital Recording Interface: USB Phono preamp requires no additional drivers or sound card. Simply connect the turntable preamp to your computer's USB port for recording with true-to-original sound
  • No Quality Loss: The phono pre amp offers outstanding performance with its Low-Noise premium circuit technology. Phono preamplifier external housing is reliably shielded against interference
  • Simple Plug & Play: Record player preamp has stereo RCA inputs and stereo RCA outputs. Just connect the pre amp to your turntable and sound equipment so you can enjoy your favorite vinyl records
  • Phono Preamp for Turntables: This phono preamp converts phono signals to line level signals for better sounding audio. Connect any turntable to your sound equipment that does not have a phono input

No quality loss: the phono pre amp offers outstanding performance with its low-noise premium circuit technology. phono preamplifier external housing is reliably shielded against interference Digital recording interface: usb phono preamp requires no additional drivers or sound card. simply connect the turntable preamp to your computer's usb port for recording with true-to-original sound Phono preamp for turntables: this phono preamp converts phono signals to line level signals for better sounding audio. connect any turntable to your sound equipment that does not have a phono input Simple plug & play: record player preamp has stereo rca inputs and stereo rca outputs. just connect the pre amp to your turntable and sound equipment so you can enjoy your favorite vinyl records

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1 BY ONE Belt Drive Turntable with Bluetooth Connectivity, Built-in Phono Pre-amp, USB Digital Output Vinyl Stereo Record Player with Magnetic Cartridge, 33 or 45 RPM

1 BY ONE Belt Drive Turntable with Bluetooth Connectivity

Built-in Phono Pre-amp, USB Digital Output Vinyl Stereo Record Player with Magnetic Cartridge, 33 or 45 RPM

by 1 BY ONE
What We like

Audio-Techica Stylus: The diamond-tipped Audio-Technica stylus cartridge is designed to produce rich sound and outstanding clarity, tracking your records grooves with precision for accurate, high-definition audio

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Product Features

  • Great Connectivity Options: Enjoy vinyl playback with any amplifier using the built-in Magnetic type Preamp; This turntable includes both Phono and Line Outputs that allow playing of vinyl with or without a Phono equalizer
  • Wireless Connectivity: Pair with Bluetooth speakers or headphones for an amazing, wire-free experience; Even better, no receiver needed
  • Adjustable Counterweight Force: Get perfect playback every time using the tonearm counterweight and advanced anti-skating system; These ensure the stylus is balanced and rests deep in your records groove, producing smooth stylus movement, protecting your records from damage, and providing freedom from skipping and distortion
  • Vinyl Recording via PC: Connect this turntable to your computer via USB and encode vinyl audio into MP3s for digitalized storage and playback on your computer, smartphone or tablet; Take your favorite vinyls with you on-the-go

Vinyl recording via pc: connect this turntable to your computer via usb and encode vinyl audio into mp3s for digitalized storage and playback on your computer, smartphone or tablet; take your favorite vinyls with you on-the-go Wireless connectivity: pair with bluetooth speakers or headphones for an amazing, wire-free experience; even better, no receiver needed Adjustable counterweight force: get perfect playback every time using the tonearm counterweight and advanced anti-skating system; these ensure the stylus is balanced and rests deep in your records groove, producing smooth stylus movement, protecting your records from damage, and providing freedom from skipping and distortion Great connectivity options: enjoy vinyl playback with any amplifier using the built-in magnetic type preamp; this turntable includes both phono and line outputs that allow playing of vinyl with or without a phono equalizer

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Technolink TC-756USB RIAA Moving Magnet Phono Preamp with AUX Input and USB (Computer) Output

Phono Preamps Technolink TC-756USB RIAA Moving Magnet Phono Preamp with AUX Input and USB (Computer) Output

by TEC
What We like

OS compatiblity: Windows 98SE/ME/2000/Server2003/XP/Vista/Win7/Win8; Linux; Mac OS X

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Product Features

  • Resolution: 16 bit with selectable 32/44.1/48 kHz sampling rate, USB compatibility: 2.0 and earlier
  • RIAA freq response: 20hz-20,000hz +/- 0.25dB, MM phono gain: 39dB
  • Software record level control AND analog output attenuator

Riaa freq response: 20hz-20,000hz +/- 0.25db, mm phono gain: 39db Resolution: 16 bit with selectable 32/44.1/48 khz sampling rate, usb compatibility: 2.0 and earlier Software record level control and analog output attenuator

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Parasound Zphono MM/MC Phono Preamplifier with USB

Parasound Zphono MM/MC Phono Preamplifier with USB

by Parasound
What We like

RIAA defeat switch allows for post recording digital RIAA equalization - Settings for MM-47 k, MC-47 k or MC-100 cartridges

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Product Features

  • 2 additional inputs for recording line level audio (Tape, Tuner, Sat Radio, etc.) - Headphone output for monitoring recording
  • Dual transformers and analog power supplies - AC polarity switch to help eliminate hum

dual transformers and analog power supplies - ac polarity switch to help eliminate hum 2 additional inputs for recording line level audio (tape, tuner, sat radio, etc.) - headphone output for monitoring recording

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ART USB Phono Plus

ART USB Phono Plus

by ART
What We like

Easily transfer audio from your vinyl records to your laptop or computerAlso functions as an audio interface between analog and digital sourcesFront mounted gain control and Signal/Clip LEDUSB Phono Plus ships with Sound Saver Express software

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ART DJPREII Phono Preamplifier

ART DJPREII Phono Preamplifier

by Tascam
What We like

Dimensions: 1.75 H x 4.2 W x 3.5 inches D (44.5 x 107 x 89mm)

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Product Features

  • Dual RCA-type inputs
  • Dual RCA-type outputs
  • Ground terminal
  • Power: 12V DC (Adapter included)

Dual rca-type inputs Dual rca-type outputs Ground terminal Power: 12v dc (adapter included)

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Pro-Ject Audio - Phono Box DC - MM/MC Phono preamp with line Output - Blk

Pro-Ject Audio

Phono Box DC, MM/MC Phono preamp with line Output, Blk

by Pro-Ject
What We like

Small size allows installation close to record player

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Product Features

  • Ultra-low impedance output stage
  • Adjusts for MM or MC cartridge via switch on rear panel
  • Compact phono preamplifier

Adjusts for mm or mc cartridge via switch on rear panel Compact phono preamplifier Ultra-low impedance output stage

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