Updated February 14, 2018 by Gia Vescovi-Chiordi

The 10 Best Portable Record Players

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This wiki has been updated 11 times since it was first published in February of 2018. Whether you’re a diehard vinyl collector or just an aspiring audiophile with limited space, chances are you’ll want to have a portable record player in your possession so you can listen to your tunes on the go. Our list of lightweight turntables includes everything from professional-grade models and compact, battery-powered styles, all the way to aesthetically pleasing, vintage-inspired designs. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best portable record player on Amazon.

10. Crosley CR40-BK

9. Sylvania Turntable

8. Victrola Vintage

7. Numark PT01

6. Goodnew Suitcase

5. Audio-Technica AT-LP60

4. Fluance High Fidelity

3. Jensen JTA-222

2. Audio-Technica AT-LP120

1. Pro-Ject Elemental

Gia Vescovi-Chiordi
Last updated on February 14, 2018 by Gia Vescovi-Chiordi

Born in Arizona, Gia is a writer and autodidact who fled the heat of the desert for California, where she enjoys drinking beer, overanalyzing the minutiae of life, and channeling Rick Steves. After arriving in Los Angeles a decade ago, she quickly nabbed a copywriting job at a major clothing company and derived years of editing and proofreading experience from her tenure there, all while sharpening her skills further with myriad freelance projects. In her spare time, she teaches herself French and Italian, has earned an ESL teaching certificate, traveled extensively throughout Europe and the United States, and unashamedly devours television shows and books. The result of these pursuits is expertise in fashion, travel, beauty, literature, textbooks, and pop culture, in addition to whatever obsession consumes her next.

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