Home Theater Review




Benz-Micro is a Swiss manufacturer of top-quality moving-coil cartridges, company headed by Albert Lukaschek. Winner of countless awards and accolades from Stereophile, Absolute Sound and others.

Among the many models, the most notable products include the flagship Benz-Micro LP S "MR" cartridge, which has an Ebony body, brass frame, and uses a MicroRidge stylus. On the other end of the price scale is the Benz Gold and Silver. The Gold is a low output MC cartridge, while the silver is a high-output MM cartridge. In the middle is the Benz Gullwing SLR and SHR.

In the US, Benz-Micro is distributed by Musical Surroundings.


Similar companies include SME, Sumiko, Shure, Audio-Technica.

Email: info@musicalsurroundings.com


via Musical Surroundings, 5562 Shattuck Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609

(510) 547-5006 - tel
(510) 547-5009 - fax