The creation. Of the first grammaphone was atributed to emile berliner, a german immigrant working in washington d.c. He patented a successful system. Of sound recording. Berliner was the first inventor to stop recording. On cylinders and start recording. On flat disks. Or records. Thomas edison later invented the phonograph. This replica in its beautiful form features the best. Of all and more. It is a fully functioning record player, it also features a cd and a radio with usb ports. It comes with storage drawers and throws sound from the classic horn mounted. On top. Beautifully crafted in wood with. Oak veneer and finished in a mahogany tones. it comes with a full 1 year warranty.