Ortofon: MC Quintet Red

MC Pickup

NOK2 960,00 inkl. mva.


MC Quintet Red

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.

Technical data

Quintet FrontRed02 
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) Quintet SideRed02 
Tracking force recommended 2.3 g (23 mN) 
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 
*) Typical value