Nagaoka MP-500 Phono Cartridge
Nagaoka MP-500 Phono Cartridge

Nagaoka MP-500 Phono Cartridge

Regular price $1,159.95 Sale

In it's price range, it has no equal.

The Nagaoka MP-500 phono cartridge offers the highest musical and creative expression of the new MP series. It expertly extracts and reproduces with vivid, colourful and dimensional clarity what others miss. Meet our little friend - the Nagaoka MP-500 phono cartridge - the master of the grooves.


- Exclusive superrigid body for ultra low resonance and superlative fidelity
- SuperFine polished line contact diamond stylus
- Powerful samarium cobalt magnet
- Low-mass, high strength boron cantilever
- Carbon Fibre reinforced plastic shoe
-Anti-ferro magnetic permalloy shield casing


  • Principle: MM
  • Cantilever: High-strength boron
  • Frequency response: 20-25,000 Hz
  • Channel balance: better than 1.0 dB
  • Channel separation: better than 27 dB at 1kHz
  • Output voltage: 3 mV (5 cm/sec)
  • Tracking force: 1.3 - 1.8 g
  • Impedance: 47 000 ohms
  • Dynamic compliance: 8.5 x10-6/dyne
  • Weight: 8.0 g
  • Mounting: 1/2 inch
  • Microsection: super-fine, line-contact diamond