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Pro-Ject Essential III HP


Essential III HP – for the modern listener

The Essential III HP brings all the benefits of the Essential line up but adds a dedicated headphone output. The Essential III HP offers effective decoupling with special feet, a rigid MDF chassis, a carefully selected Ortofon cartridge with matching arm and an ultra precise DC motor control. The diamond cut alluminium pulley brings excellent power transmission to the table, for a smooth running platter and the best sound experience.


  • Low-resonance 12″ MDF platter with felt mat to protect records from scratches
  • One-piece aluminum tonearm with sapphire bearings for superior rigidity and low resonance
  • Includes pre-mounted Ortofon OM10 moving magnet cartridge
  • Solid MDF base with shock absorbing feet
  • Integrated motor control with DC power supply for silent operation
  • 6.35 mm headphone output on front
  • Available in high-gloss red, black or white