100 years of audio excellence
Goldring has developed a reputation as one of the world's leading cartridge and turntable manufacturers. Established in 1906, only three years after the Wright brothers' historic first flight, Goldring has been bringing the joy of great music into people's homes for over 100 years.
Their dedicated team of engineers, designers and craftsmen have decades of experience in designing and making products using the latest materials and technology. This ensures each new product expands the boundaries of style and performance.
1906 The Scharf Brothers began manufacturing in Berlin, Germany.
1926 They released their own phonograph, the "Juwel Electro Soundbox" with a Gold Ring logo to denote quality
1933 Goldring move to England
1954 The Goldring 500 British-made magnetic cartridge is released
1958 Goldring 600 Model cartridge launched
1960 Goldring 700 Model cartridge launched
1973 Lenco GL85 turntable released to great praise
1978 900SE II & 900/E cartridges released
1987-90 Eroica, Epic II, Excel & Elite cartridges released
2004 The digital age, Goldring release GR1 turntable
2005 Goldring launch the now award winning GR2 turntable
2009 Goldring 2000 and Legacy series cartridges released
2011 Online repair service launched