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Audio Technica AT450

Dual Magnet Stereo Phono Cartridge

elliptical stylus

Audio Technica AT450


The AT450E features the patented performance.

The cartridge has a dual magnet design, a paratoroidal generator coil circuit, elliptical stylus plus other advanced designs for top performance.

It also uses a new type of wire called PCOCC (Pure Copper by Ohno Continuous Casting) in the construction of its coil and lead wires.


Frequency response: 15-25,000Hz

Output voltage: 5mV

Tracking force: 1.2-1.8g

Stylus: 0.4 x 0.7mil elliptical

Weight: 8.0g

Replacement stylus: ATN450E


E instruction/owners manual  English

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