Behringer TD-3-SR vs Rega Planar 3

  • Great for beginners
  • Sounds like a TB-303
  • Works with Ableton Live
  • Affordable price point
  • Able to control multiple devices
  • Great for most people
  • Solid unit
  • Not as visually striking as the Pro-Ject RPM 3 Carbon

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Sound Quality

Behringer TD-3-SR
Should You Buy A Behringer TD-3 Analog Bass Line Synthesizer?
While Roland’s TB-03 does a commendable job in replicating the original 303’s acid flavor, as well as adding several features, most notably MIDI, CV/GATE and effects, including distortion and delay, it lacks the “greasy” nature of the original and is overall quite flat sounding. Pumping it up with a...
NegativeNegative
3 months ago
futuremusic.com
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Rega Planar 3
Rega Planar 3
It’s such a musical package. A real highlight was listening to Pink Floyd’s “Welcome to the Machine”, with the Planar 3 applying such tight control and great timing to the searing, immersive stereo effects that it felt almost as if a laser circular saw might come spinning into my head at any moment. Should I buy it?
PositivePositive
5 months ago
trustedreviews.com
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Price Point

Behringer TD-3-SR
stopped producing sound after two weeks. awful and overpriced too.
If you want something reliable, spend your money on something better and don't spend $150 on this at amazon because you can find it much cheaper on amazon itself. Not sure why they have it so overpriced. I was stupid to buy this and I regret it. Huge waste of money. Would never recommend this. It ma...
1/5
Cali
6 months ago
amazon.com
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Rega Planar 3
youtube
Rega Planar 3 Turntable Review @HiFi Buys w/ David White
In the case of the planer 3. It's a, i believe. It's a multi-density, fiberboard and, and the other turntables from here from above that one and up they use a foam, a racing foam that was developed in formula one racing cars
PositivePositive
HiFi Buys
5 months ago
youtube.com
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Headphones

Behringer TD-3-SR
Defective Headphone
I have waited so long to finally get my hands on a 303 clone. Out of the box the headphone jack didn't work correctly, could only hear out of the left ear. Tried it on two different headphones, same problem. Contacted Behringer support. Three days later, they still haven't responded. What a a disapp...
1/5
Kris72
3 years ago
amazon.com
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Rega Planar 3
Rega Planar 3 turntable Michael Fremer
My conclusion from all of this playing around is, if you're on a limited budget, better to get a Rega 3 and an expensive cartridge than an expensive turntable with a cheap cartridge (footnote 1). I'm surprised by this, but that's what I found.
PositivePositive
5 months ago
stereophile.com
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