Dynavector DV-20X2 H/L MC Cartridge
Notably high output models that are designed to work with MM inputs negating the necessity for equipment change or the use of setup devices required for low output cartridges. The outstanding performance of the Dynavector high output moving coil cartridges can be attributed to the exclusively Dynavector designed coil winding machine capable of utilizing extremely fine coil wire providing a high output to mass ratio.
Features and Improvements
The Dynavector DV-20X2 has a solid aluminium alloy body and a rigid magnet construction similar to XX-2MKII. The cantilever is a 6mm length of hard aluminum pipe with a Micro-Ridge stylus. The magnetic flux damping and softened magnetism along with powerful neodymium magnets gives the 20X2H a healthy 2.8 mV output – suitable for most MM inputs. The 20X2L has an output of 0.3 mV ideal for most MC phono stages.
Both high and low versions of their 20X2 are available ensure for the optimum end result. The high output model is well suited to valve preamplifiers or electronics that only offer MM inputs whilst the low output version offers superb performance when combined with dedicated moving coil inputs.
Dynavector, based in Tokyo, was founded in the mid-1970s by Dr. Tominari, a Physics Professor at Tokyo University. His lifelong interest in music, combined with his scientific background, has helped produce some ground breaking products over the past few decades.
For more than 30 years, Dynavector’s Moving Coil cartridges have enjoyed worldwide acclaim due to a combination of innovative design, advanced production techniques and an unwavering commitment to the musical source.
Dynavector is highly regarded as a manufacturer of the finest high-performance moving coil phono cartridges and
a unique bi-axial tonearm based on technically advanced theories and unique production technologies.
High Output, Low Output
|Type||High/Low output moving coil cartridge with flux damper and softened magnetism|
|Output Voltage||2.8mV / 0.3mV (at 1KHz, 5cm/sec.)|
|Channel Separation||25 dB (at 1KHz)|
|Channel balance||1.0 dB (at 1KHz)|
|Frequency response||20 – 20,000Hz (± 1dB)|
|Tracking force||1.8 – 2.2 g|
|Impedance||150 ohms / 5 ohms|
|Recommended load impedance||> 1,000 ohms / > 30 ohms|
|Cantilever||6mm length, hard aluminium pipe|
|Stylus tip||Micro Ridge Nude diamond|