Referencing the esteemed turntables of the golden age of Hi-Fi, the GT-5000 expands on this heritage in the pursuit of pure musicality. Including a pure straight and short arm for absolute transparency and openness in sound, balanced signal path delivering absolute purity in signal transmission and design reflective of the GT heritage and absolute quality in craftsmanship and construction, the GT-5000 presents a new era on Hi-Fi from Yamaha. A sound both for the ears and the soul.
Balanced output achieves full balanced signal process from cartridge to speaker
GT Series design
Straight, short arm for transparency and openness in sound
Custom belt-drive mechanism (AC synchronous motor)
5 kg aluminium platter
Drive Method:Belt drive
Motor Drive:Crystal sine wave
Rotation Speed:33-1/3 rpm, 45 rpm
Rotation Speed Variation:±0.1%
Rotation Speed Adjustment:Built-in crystal osc. Adjustment Step: 0.1%, Adjustment Range: ±1.5%
Wow And Flutter:less than 0.04%
Platter:[Outer] Machined aluminium (Diameter 35 cm), [Inner] Brass (Diameter 14.3 cm),
Tonearm:Static balance straight tonearm
Effective Arm Length:223 mm
Acceptable Cartridge Weight:13.5-36 g (including headshell) / (25-36 g need sub weight)
Head-shell Weight:14 g (including screws, nuts and wires)
Output Terminal:Analogue Audio: 2 (XLR balance x 1, RCA unbalance x 1), Strobe: 1 (3.5 mm mini jack)
Power Consumption:15 W
Dimension (W×H×D):546 x 221 x 411 mm; 21-1/2"x 8-3/4"x 16-1/8"
Weight:26.5 kg; 58.4 lbs.