Back in July, we brought you the news that DS Audio had announced their Grand Master Optical cartridge.

You can read all the info on the Japanese cartridge here and we now have the pricing confirmed below.

DS Audio Grand Master Optical Cartridge

Pricing & Availability

The DS Audio Grand Master optical phono cartridge with phono stage/equalizer is available now, priced as follows (inc. VAT):

DS Grand Master cartridge:                                               £11,995

DS Grand Master equalizer:                                              £38,000

DS Audio cartridges are fully compatible with any of the company’s accompanying phono stages/equalizers, allowing you to mix and match.

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