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 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.
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.
The 2M PnP cartridges are available premounted on Ortofons exclusive 2M series headshell for easy attachment to most bayonet-style, removable headshell tonearms. The 2M PnP is a practical and elegant solution adds unique distinction to your turntable , and being manufactured from a special compound used for the medical industry ensures high ridgidity whilst reducing unwanted vibrations.
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 Denon DL-110 is a High Output Moving Coil (HOMC) and as such the output signal is much higher (1.6mV) than one would expect from a moving coil. It is designed to be connected to a moving magnet input.
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 Grado Red Prestige 1 moving magnet cartridge uses the same enhanced four piece cantilever system and specially designed elliptical diamond as the Blue but is manufactured to a higher engineering tolerance resulting in a superior performance.
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.
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 Grado Prestige 1 Black is a good quality moving magnet cartridge with an equally good price tag. A three piece cantilever system with brass brushing and specially designed diamond give the Prestige Black an excellent performance.
The AT95E/HSB provides outstanding overall performance for mid-range systems due to its elliptical diamond stylus and dual magnet setup, and comes preassembled with a HS10 headshell for a quick and easy set-up.
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.
The Nagaoka MP-110 is thesuccessor to the highly acclaimed and classic Nagaoka MP11 phono cartridge, the new Nagaoka MP-110 phono cartridge extends and strengthens its predecessor's prowess and talents to a new level of radiance. You'll hear more music, more detailed refinement to enjoy and savor. The Nagaoka MP-110 is the cartridge to start with and to keep for a long time.
Clearaudio MC Concept V2 Cartridge, here, audiophile explorers discover what the optimisation of magnetic circuits can deliver with the latest "MC Concept V2": this cartridge releases crystal clear sounds and represents nothing less than a revolution in its class.
Using an ultra-lightweight stylus tip ground to a high level of precision, we have achieved a combination of low distortion rate with fuller frequency reproduction during playback. This stylus tip extracts every possible piece of information from the grooves on a record.
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.
Fitted with the Shibata stylus, which was developed for playing 4 channel vinyl records that demand high-frequency reproduction capabilities during playback. Not only for high-frequencies, it is also ideal for reproducing rich mid- and low-frequencies.
Receiver of positive reviews by industry experts.