SoundSmith - The Voice / Sotto Voce (High / Med output)


Collections: Soundsmith

Type: Turntable

Introduced in 2009, the Voice has numerous awards and accolades. Several times winning product of the year and could well be considered "the best H.O cartridge in production today" .

Designed to be the lowest moving mass high output cartridge to be created. Novel and advanced technology was brought to bear and a specialized metallurgy was developed for the low mass moving iron system. A single crystal ruby cantilever with an optimized contour line contact stylus completed the design making a cartridge that disappears, as it should. After all, if the cartridge makes your record sound like a record then it's wrong - the cartridge should bring you directly into the performance, not stand between you and the music.

As with all Sound Smith cartridges, the Voice/Sotto comes with a life time rebuild option that's less than 20% of the purchase price - making Sound Smith virtually a life long investment, or to put it another way an investment that could last you a life time. 

Cartridge type - Fixed coil

Stylus nude diamond type - OCL (optimized contact line)

Cantilever - Single crystal Ruby

Recommended tracking force - 1.0-1.3g

Effective tip mass - 0.3mg

Frequency response - 20-20kHz +/- 1dB

Channel separation - 1kHz >30dB , 50-15KHz >25dB

Output voltage - THE VOICE 2.12mV / SOTTO VOCE 1.1mV

Cart weight - 6.8g

Loading - >/= THE VOICE 47000 Ohms / SOTTO VOCE 1500 Ohms


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