The Absolute Sound Product of the Year and Editors' Choice Awards-Winner, a Stereophile Recommended Component: Ortofon 2M Black MM Phono Cartridge Is High-Value High-End The 2M Series flagship Ortofon 2M Black moving-magnet phono cartridge utilizes a Shibata stylus, usually not found on cartridges any where near this price. With a heavily upgraded generator and a proprietary body material, the 2M Black is exceedingly fast, detailed yet supremely musical. An excellent value supported by across-the-board acclaim from industry experts and analog lovers alike. "The 2M Black has a light, fast touch with good treble extension. Its greatest attribute is the way it provides a more transparent window on the world of micro-energies, permitting it to plumb the depths of soundstaging and dimensionality. Their performance is a fitting tribute to Ortofon and chief engineer Per Windfield!" - Neil Gader, The Absolute Sound , Product of Year Award "A very transparent and detailed stylus, the Ortofon handles subtlety well, with vocals especially possessing supreme inflection and insight." - What Hi-Fi? , four-star review "Ortofon's 2M Black has received numerous accolades from nearly every hifi magazine on the planet and with good reason - it's a fantastic-sounding cartridge." - TONEAudio ...
- Item ID: B002SE3H74
- Color: Black
- Brand: Ortofon
- ASIN: B002SE3H74Part No: 0560031