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Thorens TD 550 Turntable
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Thorens TD 550 Turntable

Awesome turntable which thrusts Thorens right back into the analogue limelight!

£6,232.50 Exc. VAT |  


Thorens TD 550 Turntable

We are delighted to announce the arrival of this eagerly awaited flagship turntable from Thorens. As one of the longest established and most renowned names in audio, it will come as no surprise to learn that the new TD 550 is something very special indeed.

The concept behind the TD 550 was to develop Thorens` classic suspended chassis design to its ultimate expression, with emphasis firmly on sonic performance and luxurious design.

The TD-550 is a true heavyweight turntable, with 6.3kg platter, and provides a combination of the best assets of high mass and suspension isolation to the benefit of sound quality.

Motor drive is by a silent-running AC synchronous unit with elecronic speed control.  Touch sensor buttons control function and speed selection and the stylish LED display has adjustable brightness


Factory fitted  tonearms from Rega, SME or Ortofon are available, including some 12" models.  Arm fitment is via a high-density carbon-fibre mounting board. Easy user adjustment is provided for subchassis height and turntable level.  And as an added audiophile bonus, the TD-550 is provided with balanced XLR as well as RCA output connectors.

The eye-catching appearance matches that of the reference electronic line from Thorens, with  luxurious 'Makassar' dark wood veneer or high gloss piano black and polished chrome, to give a purposeful and attractive look.

We recommend the following tonearms:

  • Thorens TD550 Turntable with Ortofon  AS309S 12''  factory fitted tonearm £7750.00 
  • Thorens TD550 Turntable with Ortofon AS-212 S 9" arm factory fitted tonearm £7550.00 

Other tonearm combinations available on request. Please call for details



Technical data
Drive system: precision belt drive (by platter rim) 
Motor el. controlled AC synchronous 
Speeds 33-1/3 rpm , 45 rpm 
Speed selection: electronically 
Turntable platter 12" / 6.2 kg (Aluminium, chrome plated) 
Power supply external mains adaptor 
Dimensions (W x H x D) 532 x 183 x 421 mm 
Weight 22 kg

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