The Quintet Blue is modestly priced by moving coil cartridge standards, but it delivers an excellent all-round performance.
The three new styli have been released to incentivise customers to upgrade their audio experience during Ortofon’s 100th anniversary year.
The cartridge company is kicking off centenarian celebrations with the launch of the Stylus 2M Blue 100.
Ortofon's 2M Black is an insightful and powerful performer, but take care when matching it to your system
If you're looking for a great upgrade or first stage cartridge, then Ortofon's 2M Red fits the bill nicely with its great performance
best buys You can improve your turntable without buying a brand new model – upgrading the cartridge can have remarkable results.
Although plain in design and a little cramped for connectivity, the Zphono XRM from Parasound is a performance powerhouse.
Audio-Technica’s moving coil cartridge has morphed into a five-strong range, starting with the AT-OC9XEN step-up model.
Best Buys Whether you're after a budget Bluetooth record player or a just-add-speakers system, we have you covered.
Elipson unleashes its new Chroma range of turntables upon a competitive market, but this mid-range model is off the pace.
There's electronic speed selection, a factory-mounted Sumiko Rainier phono cartridge and a choice of nine finishes.
SME’s most affordable deck is packed with fresh engineering but retains the brand’s renowned sonic DNA.
The newly-formed group has the likes of Audio Technica and Sony Music as members, and aims to promote records 'as a modern way to consume music'.