Mark Levinson introduced a new turntable in collaboration with VPI
Yes, you read that correctly: Mark Levinson introduced a turntable (pictured below). A collaboration with VPI just conceived within the last 6 to 9 months, the ’table was reportedly played publicly for the very first time at the Hard Rock Hotel in Vegas on the night before the show. It featured a gimbal-bearing tonearm and while the (optional) cartridge pairing is still being finalized, an Ortofon Cadenzawas installed for the demo. Preorders are expected to begin in the spring at prices of around $10k without cartridge, and approximately $12k with (cartridge model TBD).
Source: The Absolute Sound