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The 2M series of cartridges feature Ortofon’s trademark split pole pins, an invention that enables moving magnet cartridges to have a flat frequency response, as with a moving coil cartridge.
The 2M series of cartridges feature Ortofon’s trademark split pole pins, an invention which enables moving magnet cartridges to have a flat frequency response, as with a moving coil cartridge.
Dynamic sounding cartridge with an elliptical diamond stylus that produces high frequency clarity and quality sound. The Goldring 2100 can be used to upgrade many budget turntables.
Ortofons Plug in and Play 2m Series cartridges are a practical and elegant solution for our customers who wish direct and easy mounting and replacement on their tonearm. The combination of 2M Headshell and 2M Series cartridge adds unique distinction to the turntable!
The Clearaudio V2 moving magnet cartridges are meticulously measured, analysed, and hand-selected into four performance levels. In this way Clearaudio achieves the best stereo channel matching, minimum phase error and distortion, flattest frequency response and highest dynamic range at each price point.
The Ortofon Cadenza Bronze boasts a Replicant 100 stylus and a conical aluminium cantilever. The coil wire used is the famous Ortofon Aucurum wire, which is a gold-plated version of the popular 6NX copper wire. A Field Stabilizing Element, FSE, is used for optimal linearity especially during complex crescendo passages, making this cartridge perfect for classical genres.
The soundstage of the Cadenza Blue from Ortofon is wide, open and grandiose as soon as you take it out of the box. The Cadenza Blue employs a Nude FG 70 stylus with a very thin ruby cantilever and the improved winding process of the armature ensures better channel balance than any model that came before it.
The Ortofon Cadenza Red features a nude fine line stylus with a cylindrical aluminium cantilever. The stylus tip radius is r/R 8/40 µm. The coils are made from 6NX (99.9999 %) pure silver wire. An improved winding process on the armature allows a better channel balance.
Ortofons Plug in and Play 2m Series cartridges are a practical and elegant solution for our customers who wish direct and easy mounting and replacement on their tonearm. The combination of 2M Headshell and 2M Series cartridge adds unique distinction to the turntable! The 2M Bronze and 2M Black also have interchangeable stylus units, and replacement styli are readily available in the UK.
The Quintet Bronze moves into the higher league of the Quintets. All types of music will be conveyed with the highest accuracy, precision and dynamics of this Nude Fine diamond stylus. The MC Quintet Series is congruent with Ortofon’s unrelenting commitment to providing the most precise and accurate reproduction possible without coloration.
The Ortofon 2M Black is graced with a Shibata diamond stylus – the same diamond as on the acclaimed MC Jubilee. Its slim, highly polished profile allows an exceedingly wide contact area to the groove walls and ensures notably detailed reproduction throughout the spectrum, including even the most high frequency groove information.
The superb Goldring 2500 is for use on the finest turntables, where a high output moving magnet cartridge is required. The tapered cantilever with 2 SD diamond gives a smooth but detailed sound, while the metal body delivers fine bass definition.
The evolution of the ever-popular Blue Point Special, the EVO III raises the performance bar even higher at this highly competitive price point. Its tonal balance is remarkably smooth, exhibiting a fundamental richness and overall warmth without sacrificing musical detail and resolution.
Increased resolution is gained by the use of the low mass Vital diamond in the tapered cantilever. The Goldring 2400 moving magnet cartridge has a metal body which significantly improves bass power and clarity, this also ensures a secure connection to the arm. An excellent choice for an impressive performance.
Offering exceptional performance and musicality at an affordable price, the latest generation Sumiko Blue Point No. 2 sets a new standard in its price class. High output moving coil design, high output, 2.5-mV, alloy cantilever, Blue Point-cut elliptical diamond stylus, and standard 1/2" mounting.
The 2M PnP cartridges are available premounted on Ortofons exclusive 2M series headshell for easy attachment to most bayonet-style, removable headshell tonearms. The Ortofon 2M Bronze features a nude Fine Line diamond stylus, which is particularly suited for demanding applications.
The Quintet Blue is a very homogeneous cartridge whose sound image will tend to more smooth reproduction compared to Quintet Red and moderate dynamic strength compared to Quintet Bronze. The MC Quintet Series is congruent with Ortofon’s unrelenting commitment to providing the most precise and accurate reproduction possible without coloration.
Receiver of positive reviews by industry experts.