Obviously, though, if you can spare an extra hundred or so to get an LP120 or a Pro-Ject, you should almost definitely do it. Place the turntable on something sturdy. For audiophiles it does not. Other than that though, nadda. I used the LP60 for a year, partly because of budget and partly because of ignorance. It is undoubtedly cheap. Please feel free to discuss and have constructive arguments concerning the topic, but anything moving into personal confrontations will be handled as per the sidebar guidelines: [–]Spalomi 34 points35 points36 points 3 years ago (3 children), I owned and used one for a year before upgrading. I've looked at the video where it says how to fix the speed accuracy with a small screwdriver but would doing that completely fix any potential issues the LP60 has? That is definitely a legitimate reason to not buy a player, but if someone wants and easy setup, this really is the cheapest option out there along with similar players that share the same general design. The LP-60 will be fine for them. I haven't tried my 180g yet, but it's been playing the ancient records I get at half price books fairly well. The USB feature is nice and is reliable but if you are not going to use it don’t pay extra. Final point here. Automatic play/stop Right now I'm just really enjoying searching for classic rock bands and the whole playing the record process. Never had tracking issues like many people did, so maybe I was lucky, but just from my experience it's a great starter turntable, but I don't think it would be a huge upgrade from a Jensen. I kept doing my research but each time I was coming to Audio Technica. This forum has higher standards than the average schmuck, despite the numerous attempts by posters like yourself to drag it down. I saw a previous comment about changing the belt but I want to see what you guys think. [–][deleted] 5 points6 points7 points 3 years ago (4 children), Yeah, I'll have to strongly disagree with that statement. Feel free to post them in the comments. Speed has been dead-on, as well. Thank you, this was a super helpful response! Certainly there are plenty of well-mastered modern albums that play fine on the LP60, in all genres. Most parents' collections like that are pretty well shredded, even though they were played on better equipment than the LP60. I have it set to 33. 0. If a crappy player that chewed up your collection was all you could afford, then that's what you bought because the only alternative was the damn radio. Any obvious trolling comments will be removed - this is meant to provide a full perspective for users to properly make a decision on whether or not the AT-LP60 is the right choice for them based on their budget, setup goals, prior experience, etc. Sure it could be better, but for an entry-level player It's absolutely fine. There seems to be a few oddball complaints that are valid like skipping and stuff like that, but strangely they only happen on certain records or something. Here are a few: Light construction. While it is definitely a better turntable than budget turntables of yesteryear, it is markedly worse than mid-range turntables of decades past. [–]aspacelotPro-Ject 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children), [–]K-ralzAudio Technica 5 points6 points7 points 3 years ago (3 children). If it suited their needs, many people would be perfectly happy with the LP60, which for the price, is hard to beat. I've been using an LP60 for years and have been very happy with it. 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