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Play, Listen and Transfer LP Audio to the Digital Realm for Easily MP3 Creation.

Cumberland, R.I. (Jan. 6, 2011) – ION (, a leading manufacturer of consumer electronics and entertainment technology, announces three new turntables for quickly converting vinyl albums to MP3s: Easy Play LP, Quick Play LP and Quick Play Flash. ION will exhibit these new turntables at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), booth #12638, in Las Vegas, Nevada from January 6 – 9.

Easy Play LP turns a record collection into modern MP3s just by using one cable - no power adapter needed! Simply connect Easy Play LP to a Mac or PC with the included USB cable and your classic albums are transferred to computer. Easy Play LP also includes ION’s exclusive EZ Converter software, which has easy-to-follow steps to instantly convert the audio from records into MP3s. The name says it all, Easy Play LP!

Quick Play LP comes with everything needed to enjoy and update your vinyl albums as digital MP3 files. It has a built-in dust cover, cartridge with stylus, slip-mat and USB cable enabling connection to Mac or PC computers for music transfer and conversion. Once on a computer, music can be added to a digital music library and transferred to an iPod or MP3 player. Play records on your home stereo or make your music mobile with Quick Play LP.

Quick Play Flash is a cutting-edge turntable allowing you to simultaneously listen to your vinyl LPs and convert them to popular MP3 files - without a computer! Quickly convert and carry your new MP3’s anywhere by recording vinyl directly to a USB memory stick. Simply insert your USB thumb drive, press record and then listen to music; that’s all it takes to modernize classic music! Quick Play Flash can also convert vinyl directly to computer using the included USB cable. Fast, Flexible and Fun, Quick Play Flash gives you the option to easily convert at home or away.

“These three new conversion turntables each provide a unique solution to updating your vinyl albums that will perfectly suit your needs,” said Gregg Stein, Managing Director, ION.