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Sumiko Moonstone Moving Magnet Phono Cartridge

$499.00 inc. GST

  • Moving Magnet (MM)
  • Elliptical Diamond replaceable Stylus
  • 3mV Output


The Moonstone is an affordable high-performance moving magnet cartridge that utilizes the powerful mechanically-generated electromotive forces of the moving magnet to help give your playback extra punch and convincing realism. Exceptionally well-balanced and dimensionally dense, the breathtaking dynamics of the Moonstone outperform many comparably priced moving coil cartridges without requiring the huge investment in preamplification.


Cartridge Type: Moving Magnet (MM)
Stylus: 0.3µM x 0.7µM Elliptical
Cantilever Material: ⌀0.5mm aluminum
Wire Material: copper
Internal Impedance: 1,130Ω
Load Impedance: 47KΩ
Frequency Response: 12Hz – 33kHz
Output Voltage: 3mV @ 1kHz
Channel Separation: 30dB @ 1kHz
Channel Balance: 0.5dB @ 1kHz
Compliance: 12×10-6 cm/dyn @ 100hZ
Recommended Load Capacitance: 100pF – 200pF
Vertical Tracking Angle: 20°
Tracking Force: 1.8g – 2.2g
Recommended Force: 2.0g
Weight: 6.5g

Replacement Stylus Unit:
RS Moonstone
RS Rainier
RS Olympia

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