Reference Two Moving Coil Cartridge

Charisma Audio Reference 2 Moving Coil Cartridge

Specifications:

  • Output Voltage: 0.38 mV at 3.54 cm/sec
  • Coil: Special iron crossed-coil with extremely high purity and ultra fine single crystal copper
  • Cantilever: Ruby
  • Stylus: Super fine line contact nude diamond
  • Vertical Tracking Angle: 20 degrees
  • Internal Impedance: 12 ohms
  • Recommended Loading: 100 – 1,000 ohms
  • Dynamic Compliance: 15 um/mN
  • Frequency Response: 20 – 25,000 Hz ± 1 dB
  • Channel Balance: better than 0.5 dB
  • Channel Separation: better than 30 dB
  • Cartridge Body: Bocote Wood
  • Cartridge Weight: 7.1 g
  • Recommended Tracking Force: 2.0 g ± 0.1 g
  • Tracking Ability at 315 Hz / 2 g: 80 uM
  • Recommended Tonearm Mass: medium
  • Break-in Period: 50 hours

Reviews

Review of Charisma Audio Reference One & Two done by Tone Audio Magazine

Review of Charisma Audio REF-2 done by Mono & Stereo Magazine

Review of Charisma Audio Reference Two done by Positive Feedback