The Ion Audio Profile Pro is a USB turntable with contemporary, low-profile looks in a sleek, piano black finish! Let's face it; listening to your favorite vinyls is a huge inconvenience. There is absolutely no portability, and let's not even talk about sound quality! This Ion Audio Profile Pro turntable is designed to capture the music from your vinyl records and turn it into portable, flexible, digital MP3s that you can enjoy at home and on the go. Now you can listen to all those favorite songs, and relive your memories wherever you go, thanks to Ion Audio Profile Pro!The Profile Pro turntable is an music-conversion system based on a multi-speed USB turntable with a dust cover. The turntable has simple USB output that enables you to capture music from records onto your computer. ION's EZ Vinyl/Tape Converter software assists you in creation of flexible MP3 files you can listen to on your computer, load onto your iPod, or record to CD. Profile Pro also has a line input so you can plug in virtually any other music source and turn it into MP3s – tape decks, MiniDiscs, and most any other format.When not converting records, you can also enjoy your classic vinyl records using PROFILE PRO as a standard record player.