A Schiit Shootout – 5 Turntable Cartridges Compared!

By | August 14th, 2019|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , |

Grado Black 2, Nagaoka MP11, Micro-Acoustics 2002e, Decca Mk. V Maroon and Dynavector 10x5 review.

It was another warm Thursday afternoon where I found myself heading up to Newhall, CA to test out another round of gear at Schiit Audio’s retail establishment appropriately called the SchiitR. The subject of today’s scrutiny was a bit of twist however, as the budget-friendly audio company is in preparation for the launch of their first turntable called the Sol.

The long-anticipated turntable will not ship with a stylus/cartridge, so the team of all things Schiit reasonably predicated that it would be a cool experience to put some options back-to-back though a full loom of their own gear – starting with Sol and ending with a pair of Magnepan 1.7i ($2k) loudspeakers.… Read the full article