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Ortofon - 2M Blue - Cartridge

by Ortofon

Why Pay Full Price? Why Pay Full Price?
Original price $329.00
Original price $329.00 - Original price $329.00
Original price $329.00
Current price $299.00
$299.00 - $299.00
Current price $299.00
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Indulge in the top-notch performance of the Ortofon - 2M Blue - Cartridge—an elite upgrade from its Red counterpart. This device introduces you to a new echelon of sound with its improved engine and enhanced output of 5.5mV. It features a highly polished nude-elliptical stylus offering superior tracking and quieter reproduction, reaching deep into your record's grooves. The aesthetically appealing 2M is not just about looks; it's a seamless blend of form and function, a result of Ortofon's relentless commitment to delivering the most accurate, uncolored sound reproduction. Immerse yourself in an unparalleled audio trip with this device engineered to harmonize with the most common turntables today. Ortofon paves the way in the cartridge industry, producing high standards of sound reproduction for over 90 years—start your high-fidelity journey now with the 2M Blue.

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ℹ Product Information

Ortofon - 2M Blue Cartridge

Description:

Immerse yourself in a world of truer, bolder sound with the Ortofon - 2M Blue Cartridge. As an exclusive upgrade from its acclaimed predecessor, the Red, the 2M Blue has been finely crafted with an advanced engine promising an impressive 5.5mV output. To take your audio journey a step further, it thoughtfully incorporates a superbly polished nude-elliptical stylus, which promises greater tracking and delivers quieter, more lifelike reproduction. By reaching deeper into your record’s grooves, the 2M Blue lets you experience your coveted music collection as you have never before, surpassing the performance of older, pricier models like the OM-30. Pleasing to both audiophile and aesthete, the 2M Blue is significantly more than just audio allure. It brings to glorious life Ortofon’s relentless pursuit of precision and accuracy, designed to reproduce the purest sound possible without colouration. In collaboration with the prestigious Møller Jensen Design – the masterminds behind the award-winning MC Jubilee and Kontrapunkt series – Ortofon developed the 2M technology. Awash in the elegance of a diamond faceted design, the 2M Blue is an extraordinary fusion of form and functionality. Coupled with Ortofon's patented split pole pins technology, this cartridge guarantees a flat frequency response akin to a moving coil cartridge. With the 2M Blue, experience not only the ease of mounting the cartridge onto most of today's turntables, but a stellar transformation of your soundscapes. At Ortofon, we believe in delivering the record sound as accurately as it was intended, without any extraneous hues. This philosophy is what underscored our almost century-old journey to become the reputed world leader in the cartridge industry. Be it entry-level or pure audiophile bliss, with the Ortofon 2M Blue, you're getting a piece of art that stands as a testament to our unwavering commitment to quality, design, and the purest sound reproduction possible. So, get ready to spin the records and unwrap an unparalleled audio experience with the Ortofon - 2M Blue Cartridge.

Features:

  1. Enhanced Engine: The 2M Blue features an improved engine design for heightened performance and an impressive output of 5.5mV.
  2. Nude-Elliptical Stylus: It utilizes an exquisitely polished nude-elliptical stylus to reach deeper into the grooves of your records, ensuring quieter reproduction and superior tracking.
  3. Superior Performance: The 2M Blue significantly outshines its predecessor as well as other, more expensive models, like the OM-30.
  4. Innovative Design: Developed in partnership with renowned Danish designer Møller Jensen Design, the 2M series boasts a diamond faceted design for combined form and function.
  5. Split Pole Pins: Devised by Ortofon itself, the innovative split pole pins technology supports a flat frequency response in moving magnet cartridges, similar to moving coil cartridges.
  6. Accuracy Of Information Retrieval: The 2M Blue is meticulously crafted for precise and accurate retrieval of the information within record grooves, delivering accurate, uncoloured sound.
  7. Turntable Compatibility: It is designed to easily mount onto a wide array of today's turntables.
  8. Strong Product Specifications: With a channel balance of 1.5 dB at 1 kHz, a channel separation of 25 dB at 1 kHz, and a frequency range of 20-25000 Hz, the 2M Blue is a superior option for vinyl lovers.
  9. Lightweight: Weighing merely 7.2 grams, it ensures limited pressure on your turntable arm, allowing for smoother movement and less wear on your records.

Benefits:

  1. Richer Sound: The advanced engine and elliptical stylus deliver you a lush, lifelike sound that digs deep into the nuances of your records.
  2. Stunning Design: The elegant diamond faceted design will beautify your turntable, marrying aesthetics with auditory superiority.
  3. Uninterrupted Frequency Response: The split pole pins ensure a smooth frequency response, similar to much more expensive moving coil cartridges.
  4. Accurate Reproduction: Thanks to Ortofon’s focus on precision and accuracy, you hear the records precisely as they were intended, with uncompromised integrity.
  5. Ease Of Use: The cartridge is conveniently mountable onto most contemporary turntables, so you can enjoy a better sound without extensive tinkering.
  6. Exceptional Durability: The robust design ensures it delivers consistent performance over the long-term, enhancing the lifespan of your records.
  7. World-Class Quality: Embrace the esteemed legacy of Ortofon’s 90-year journey in sound reproduction, joining audio connoisseurs around the world who appreciate Ortofon’s commitment to perfection.
  8. Unmatched Audio Experience: Whether you’re an entry-level vinyl enthusiast or a seasoned audiophile, the 2M Blue delivers an extraordinary audio experience that enhances your appreciation of vinyl.

Specifications:

Product Specifications Description
Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec. 5,5 mV
CHANNEL balance at 1 kHz 1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz 25 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz 15 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB 20-25.000 Hz
Frequency response 20-20.000 Hz + 2 / - 1 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force 80 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral 20 µm/mN
Stylus type Nude Elliptical
Stylus tip radius r/R 8/18 µm
Tracking force range 1,6-2,0g (16-20 mN)
Tracking force, recommended 1,8 g (18 mN)
Tracking angle 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance 1,3 kOhm
Internal inductance 700 mH
Recommended load resistance 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance 150-300 pF
Cartridge colour, body/stylus Black/Blue
Cartridge weight 7,2 g
Replacement stylus unit 2M Blue (interchangeable with 2M Red)
Stylus protection guard 2M Blue

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Dive headfirst into an ocean of unrivaled sonic depth and pristine musicality with the Ortofon - 2M Blue Cartridge. Stringently manufactured to the highest standards, this product accentuates every nuance of audio vibrancy for an immersive listening experience like no other. It's not only a reflection of Ortofon's deep-seated history of excellence but also a clear depiction of their relentless innovation in advancing audio technology. The result? An exquisite fusion of form, function, and finesse that brings your favorite tunes to life. Wherever your musical preferences may lie, the 2M Blue promises to deliver with unflinching fidelity, turning every listen into a sublime indulgence in sound quality. Discover and revive your vinyl collection with the award-winning 2M Blue. Visit us, send an email to sales@theaudiotailor.com.au, or call 1300 308 711 to place your order. As Australia’s #1 Hi-Fi store, The Audio Tailor will navigate your passage into never-before-seen audio dimensions with the unrivaled Ortofon - 2M Blue Cartridge.

ℹ Specifications
Product Specifications Description
Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec. 5,5 mV
CHANNEL balance at 1 kHz 1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz 25 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz 15 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB 20-25.000 Hz
Frequency response 20-20.000 Hz + 2 / - 1 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force 80 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral 20 µm/mN
Stylus type Nude Elliptical
Stylus tip radius r/R 8/18 µm
Tracking force range 1,6-2,0g (16-20 mN)
Tracking force, recommended 1,8 g (18 mN)
Tracking angle 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance 1,3 kOhm
Internal inductance 700 mH
Recommended load resistance 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance 150-300 pF
Cartridge colour, body/stylus Black/Blue
Cartridge weight 7,2 g
Replacement stylus unit 2M Blue (interchangeable with 2M Red)
Stylus protection guard 2M Blue

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