Gadget of the Day – Numark Portable USB Turntable

You’re busy converting your record collection to MP3 with your trusty USB turntable when your mate rings up to suggest a picnic. You’re de

You’re busy converting your record collection to MP3 with your trusty USB turntable when your mate rings up to suggest a picnic. You’re desperate to go but you haven’t had time to rip your vintage Mungo Jerry album – the official sound track to an al fresco summer. Do you:A) Spend the next hour ripping the album and miss out on the chicken legs and Pimms – there’ll be another sunny day this year, probably.B) Leave the album spinning on its platter and spend a miserable afternoon without the sounds of In the Summertime buzzing in the air.Or C) Grab six D cells and take this Numark USB turntable (pictured) with you because it’s also a portable record player, thus ensuring maximum kudos all round. Thank you, Firebox, you’ve saved the day again.EssentialsNumark Portable USB TurntablePrice: £90On sale: NowContact: FireboxRelated stories:FireboxRelated stories:Gadget of the Day – Pro-Ject Debut USB turntableSTUFF ESSENTIALS – Father’s Day gadgetsClearaudio turntable aims to please with Performance