1_ TEST POWER REVIEWS - AT-F3III (DISCONTINUED)

Dual Moving Coil Cartridge

MSRP* US$239.00
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
  • Specifications
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  • Overview

    The AT-F3III stereo cartridge provides excellent all-around performance for those seeking an entry-level moving coil cartridge. Featuring Audio-Technica’s dual coil design and elliptical stylus (0.2 x 0.7 mil), the AT-F3 comes finished in a stylish silver and blue housing. The stylus tip is mounted on an aluminum pipe cantilever in order to achieve lighter weight. The elliptical stylus has two radii, the front radius being wider than the side radius. This allows the stylus to ride in the center of the groove, while the smaller side radius can more accurately track higher frequencies.

  • Specifications


    Frequency Response 15-50,000 Hz
    Channel Separation 27 dB (1 kHz)
    Tracking Force Range 1.8 – 2.2 g (standard: 2.0 g)
    Recommended Load Impedance Min. 100 ohms (when head amplifier is connected)
    Output Voltage: 0.35 mV (1 kHz, 5 cm/sec.)
    Channel Balance 1.5 dB (1 kHz)
    Stylus Type 0.2 x 0.7 mil nude elliptical
    Cantilever Aluminum
    Mount Half-inch



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  • Downloads

    A Guide to Phono Cartridges (pdf 669.29 KB)