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Products - Analog - Turntable
Product Brand : Clearaudio
Product Name : Innovation Compact
Product Genre : Analog
Condition : NEW

With the turntable Innovation Compact you are entering the new technology class of clearaudio.
This model benefits from the technical features of the Innovation turntable - however in a more compact construction. 

The new and innovative OSC motor control mode (OSC = Optical Speed Control) developed by clearaudio, ensures an absolute constant turning speed of the platter and allows a very comfortable speed change. In combination with the patented CMB bearing (CMB = Ceramic Magnetic Bearing) the Innovation Compact turntable achieve the best speed constancy. 

Like the Innovation turntable the Innovation Compact comes with similar features, for example fine adjustment of the height to ensure an absolute horizontal position of the turntable. Technical details like a precision CNC machined 70 mm platter made out of POM and an exclusively build decoupled high torque DC motor are standing for the pathbreaking quality features of this turntable. 

The two mounting bases enables you the use of two tonearms.
The Innovation Compact is also available in the precious bullet proved Wood - Version - one of the strongest wood combination at all - to minimize resonances. 

In every respect of the meaning of music clearaudio avoid the appearance of sound interferences. In case of our new Innovation turntable series through reduced chassis surface in combination with maximum stability. 

Lover of lifestyle and functionality get with the new Innovation series from clearaudio a style of the latest technology and timeless beauty.


Construction details: Resonance optimised chassis's shape, belt driven with self adjusting speed control
70 mm / 2,75 inch main platter, made out of POM with high density and excellent dimension stability, dynamically balanced
Speed change: Comfortable speed change (33 1/3 rpm, 45 rpm, 78 rpm)
Motor drive: High torque DC-motor, exclusively made for clearaudio
Electronic optical speed control ("OSC") in real time through infrared sensor
Main bearing: clearaudio patented CMB - bearing technology
Platter material: 70 mm / 2,75 inch main platter, made out of POM material with high density and excellent dimension stability, dynamically balanced
More special features: All turntable feet are fine adjustable
Optical speed control (OSC)
Optional thinner centre spindle available to compensate LP`S eccentricity
Playback with two tonearms possible
Speed accuracy (measured): less than ± 0.05 %
Weight: approx: 12 kg (without tonearm and power supply)
Dimensions (W/D/H in inches): 18.86 x 19.09 x 5.55
Dimensions (W/D/H in mm): 479 x 485 x 141
Manufacturers guarantee*: 5 Years

  Additional 10% discount on tonearms and cartridges if ordered with turntables

  Clearaudio Innovation Compact - black lacquer
Price (MSRP)  
CAD 11500.00 Special Order
USD 8452.50
  Clearaudio Innovation Compact - natural wood
Price (MSRP)  
CAD 11250.00 Special Order
USD 8268.75
  Clearaudio Innovation Compact - special white
Price (MSRP)  
CAD 13350.00 Special Order
USD 9812.25

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