A perfect introduction to the world of Ortofon moving coils
Enter the Exclusive world of Ortofon’s famous moving coil sound!
The Quintet Red is a perfect introduction to the world of Ortofon moving coils. It features an Elliptical diamond which is cut and polished to Ortofon’s standards.
This entry-level MC cartridge has very high price-to-performance ratio and is a perfect all-rounder for the newcomers to the world of Moving Coil cartridges.
MC Quintet Red is an all-purpose cartridge that delivers open, dynamic sound with a slight touch of warmth.
Output voltage at 1 kHz 5 cm/sec - 0.5 mV Channel balance - < 1.5 dB Channel separation at 1 kHz - > 21 dB Channel separation at 15 kHz - > 14 dB Frequency range at -3 dB - 20 - 25.000Hz Frequency response 20-20.000 Hz - +/-2.5 dB Tracking ability at 315 Hz at recommended tracking force *) - 65 μm Compliance, dynamic, lateral - 15 μm/mN Stylus type - Elliptical Stylus tip radius - r/R 8/18 μm Tracking force range - 2.1-2.5 g (21-25 mN) Tracking force recommended - 2.3 g (23 mN) *) Typical value
Tracking angle - 20º Internal impedance, DC resistance - 7 Ohm Recommended load impedance - >20 Ohm Cartridge body material - ABS/Aluminium Coil wire material - Copper Cartridge colour - Red Cartridge weight - 9 g