Description of the Serato S-120 from the official Ortofon website:
The Ortofon-Serato S-120 represents a completely new way of constructing and designing cartridges. Its breakthrough patent pending technology has been designed to provide maximum freedom for DJ performance.
An innovative technology, called asymmetric suspension, takes the cartridge performance to the next level. Its superior tracking force ensures the S-120 stays in the groove even under extreme live performance conditions.
In addition, its design achieves an unprecedentedly low level of record wear, which helps protect your valuable vinyl. The S-120 is capable of providing a level of sound quality never thought possible from a modern DJ cartridge.
Additional 2 gram counter-weight included.
Please note, RIOTSOUND is an AUTHORIZED ORTOFON DEALER as well as a direct partner of ORTOFON USA. Every ORTOFON product we sell comes factory sealed and includes an original factory warranty. With nearly a decade of pro-audio retail experience, at RIOTSOUND we offer you the expertise, commitment and attentive customer service to make sure you will be 100% satisfied with your purchase, each and every time. Please shop with confidence and peace of mind.
Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec: 10 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz: 1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz: 20 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz: 15 dB
Frequency range at – 3dB: 20-18,000 Hz
Frequency response: 20-18,000 Hz +3/-2dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force: 120 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral: 11 µm/mN
Stylus type: Spherical
Stylus tip radius: R 18 µm
Tracking force range: 1.5-10.0 g (15-100 mN)
Tracking force, recommended: 4.0 g (30 mN)
Internal impedance, DC resistance: 1680 Ohm
Internal inductance: 920 mH
Recommended load resistance: 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance: 200-600 pF
Cartridge weight: 18.5 g
Replacement stylus unit: Serato S-120
Shop with an AUTHORIZED ORTOFON DEALER and receive a 1 year warranty on your item:
All of Ortofon’s cartridges are backed by a 1-year guarantee against defects in workmanship and materials when purchased from an authorized Ortofon dealer. Should your item malfunction as a result of faulty materials or workmanship, Ortofon will repair the defect(s) or replace the merchandise. Ortofon’s warranty does not cover expendable items or used/demo items.