LP GEAR N97xVL VIVID LINE REPLACEMENT FOR SHURE N97XE NEEDLE STYLUS
- Sweetness and detail that are masked by the stock original stylus. Offers really beautiful sound.
The LP Gear N97xVL ViVid Line replacement for the Shure N97xE stylus offers Shure M97xE cartridge owners a more involving, exquisitely detailed and intimate musical experience. Listening is more enjoyable than the frequency rolled-off design of the original Shure stylus. This is the ViVid Line N97xVL's rare grace - its ability to draw the listener into the music and keep you there. Priceless performance, affordable earthly price.
The stylus comes equipped with an integrated stylus guard and a carbon fiber damper brush.
The ViVid Line diamond tip is produced using a natural crystal diamond with the
most advanced precision polishing technology. The cantilever is
made of special aluminum alloy tube for efficient
transmission of delicate vibrations and for organic sound quality.
Tracking force range: 1.00-1.50g. With damper brush down (operating) add 0.5g., 1.75 optimal. Check and adjust after initial 50 hours of use.
Alternative Stylus and Options
- For alternative stylus replacements and accessories that enhance sound quality and fidelity, refer to Related Products.
Footnote 1: Audiogon Forum, "LP Gear N97xVL ViVid Line Contact Stylus for Shure M97xe — Also compared vs JICO SAS Stylus.
Footnote 2: Vinyl Asylum, "Is LP Gear's VIVID stylus for the M97Xe good? YES, g*d damnit; It is.