CLEARAUDIO BETA S MK-II MK II MKII WOOD PHONO CARTRIDGE
Clearaudio's Aurum Beta S MK II moving magnet phono cartridge elevates the sound of the highly regarded Aurum Alpha Beta MKII with more midrange and high level tonal accuracy and resolution without sacrificing delicacy and grace. Its agility and excellent dynamics resolves complex musical passages with ease, layering the soundstage with more space and sonics. The Aurum Beta S Wood also has greater bass solidity and extension.
Clearaudio's long history and vast experience in manufacturing moving coil cartridges has been a significant benefit to their range of moving magnet cartridges. There have been massive improvements in areas such as mass-reduction, the profile, polish and finish of the stylus and in the damping of the cantilever. Strict attention to construction methods along with extensive quality controls and hand-selection processes form part of the procedure for this stunning quality. In this manner you are thus assured of flawless quality in all areas to guarantee exceptional linearity and trackability.
The wood body which is selected by Clearaudio sounds warmish while retaining the agility, dynamics and excitement that Clearaudio cartridges are known for.
Clearaudio Aurum Beta S MKII Wood Phono Cartridge Specifications
- Frequency response: 24Hz-20kHz
- Output voltage @ 1kHz,5cm/s: 3.6mV
- Channel balance @ 1kHz: 0.6dB
- Channel separation @ 1kHz: > 30dB
- Trackability: > 80 µm
- Cantilever: Aluminum
- Tracking force: 2.0-2.5 g
- Recommended tracking force: 2.2 g
- Coil impedance @ 1kHz: 0.66k ohms
- Coil inductivity: 0.42 H
- Load resistance: 47k ohms
- Loading capacitance: 100 pF
- Weight: 6 g