AT50ANV (DISCONTINUED)

LIMITED EDITION Premium Moving Coil Cartridge

MSRP* US$1,499.00
One-Year Limited End-User Warranty

*Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price. Actual selling price may vary; please check with an authorized Audio-Technica dealer.



  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications

  • Overview

    Audio-Technica has been renowned for its phono cartridges for 50 years, and the moving-coil AT50ANV continues the companyís distinguished tradition. The limited-edition AT50ANV has a unique air-core design that employs a non-magnetic armature for the coil frame, yielding exquisite resolution of fine musical detail and a natural, transparent, spacious sound. Its new magnetic proprietary circuit design and neodymium magnets deliver almost twice the output of previous cartridges for extremely low noise and improved bass response.

    Additional details include a solid boron cantilever with a specially designed line contact stylus, a machined titanium base and aluminum and titanium body components, OFC 7N wiring and other enhancements. This model comes in a wooden presentation case with the 50th anniversary logo engraved into the wood.

    To read about A-Tís history & see more 50th Anniversary Limited Edition products, click here.

  • Features


    • Special 50th anniversary edition moving coil cartridge

    • Newly developed titanium non-magnetic armature coil wound frame for a three-dimensional sound field in a very natural, transparent air-core design

    • The new magnetic circuit design maximizes magnetic energy

    • Newly designed permendur magnetic circuit for improved bass and balanced audio quality

    • Special contact tip radius generates accurate music reproduction

    • Machined aluminum housing and rigid plastic cover create clear sound quality

  • Specifications


    Frequency Response 15-50,000 Hz
    Channel Separation 30 dB (1 kHz)
    Vertical Tracking Force 1.6-2.0 grams (1.8 grams standard)
    Recommended Load Impedance min 100 ohms (with head amplifier connected)
    Output 0.12 (mV at 1 kHz, 3.54 cm/sec)
    Channel Balance 0.5 dB (1 kHz)
    Stylus Shape Line Contact
    Cantilever j0.26 solid boron
    Mount Half-inch



    Note: Moving coil cartridges require receivers or preamps with compatible inputs; their stylus assemblies are not field-replaceable.


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