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Easily our most ambitious moving magnet cartridge to date, the Amethyst features a nude Line-Contact stylus and an upgraded generator assembly providing ultra-low noise, hair-raising dynamics, and superior tracking. This unique setup benefits from the same physically-generated electromotive forces fundamental to MM designs which accurately recreate the original sound of any recording. The Amethyst is an easy choice when looking for the most performance possible along with the versatility to pair well with nearly any phono stage on the market.

Sumiko Amethyst Phono Cartridge — Line-Contact Stylus Assembly & Resonance-Optimized Housing [Front & Top Hi-Res Zoom]

12Hz – 35kHz

Frequency response




Internal Impedance

⌀0.5mm aluminum

Cantilever material

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For nearly 40 years, SUMIKO has provided the finest array of phono cartridges to
discriminating analog enthusiasts around the world. The long list of iconic models produced by SUMIKO reads like a “who’s who” of analog audio’s illustrious past.

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