Tube Condenser Microphones Top Ten

Tube Condenser Microphones Top Ten

The MXL Genesis exhibits the clarity and warmth typically associated with tube mics. This large-diaphragm cardioid condenser features a 1.2-inch diameter capsule with a 6-micron, gold-sputtered diaphragm and a hand selected Mullard 12AT7 tube - known…

Rode NTG2 Condenser Shotgun microphone

Rode NTG2 Condenser Shotgun microphone

This Rode NTG-2 shotgun microphone kit is available exclusively through B&H . The kit consists of the Rode NTG-2 shotgun microphone, shockmount and XLR to 1/8 mini cable/transformer for connecting to mini inputs on consumer video gear, portable…

MXL V87 Condenser microphone

MXL V87 Condenser microphone

An affordable low-noise mic for critical studio recording. The MXL V87 is an essential microphone for recording both vocal and instrument performances. Designed with 8.5 dB low-noise circuitry for critical recording applications, the MXL V87 combines…

Condenser microphone diagram

Condenser microphone diagram

Image: Condenser microphone (mic) is a transducer that uses a capacitor (or condenser) to convert acoustical energy into electrical energy. The sound waves result into electric signals that can be used to drive a circuit or device. The pin connected to…

Condenser microphone capsule size Comparisons

Condenser microphone capsule size Comparisons

Condenser microphones offer many unique features, well known to experienced sound engineers. Though a condenser microphone requires phantom power, this power is readily available via a wireless microphone s internal power supply. Therefore, condenser…

Tube microphone Condenser circuit

Tube microphone Condenser circuit

Looking for a large diaphragm condenser microphone to bring that classic valve sound into your productions? Want it to be affordable too? Could sE Microphones X1 T be the perfect fit for your studio? sE’s X1 mic has been one of its most successful products…

Cardioid Condenser Microphones

Cardioid Condenser Microphones

Superb in every way! The Audio Technica AT2020 is my very first foray into the wonderful world of cardoid condenser microphones. As an amateur radio operator, or a ham radio op, I must say this microphone is superb in every way. My reason for giving Ease…

Rode NTK tube Condenser microphone

Rode NTK tube Condenser microphone

Rode s NTK has the quality and warmth demanded from a tube mic. With the large 1 in. capsule gold-plated membrane and twin triode tubes (hand graded and selected), Rode is again setting the standard for value. This is a tube mic designed exclusively for…

Condenser microphone Filters

Condenser microphone Filters

When recording, chances are you ll require either a pop filter or a windscreen with your microphone. Which one does what? With this simple guide, you ll learn how to choose between a pop filter and windscreen on your microphones. It s something you ll…

Tubes Condenser Microphones Review

Tubes Condenser Microphones Review

Okay, let me be as clear and concise as possible: the Telefunken AR-51 is the best condenser microphone I’ve ever tested for this mag (and I’ve tested a few). This mic utilizes circuit design elements of the revered Telefunken Ela M 251 and C 12. While…

Powered Condenser microphone

Powered Condenser microphone

Also I ve got a AudioTechnica battery powered condenser thats pretty good for overhead mic or acoustic. Battery powered mics are electret condensers. Phantom powered mics are usually regular diaphram condenser. Its a slightly different mic. Some electret…