AKG C414XL II Condenser Microphone
AKG C414XL II Condenser MicrophoneDetails
The AKG C414XL II is an incredibly detailed vocal and instrument condenser microphone featuring 5 different pickup patterns, making versatile for live, broadcast or recording applications.
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A classic microphone with a distinctive timbre especially designed for recording of solo vocals and solo instruments.
With the introduction of the NeXt Generation C 414 B-XL models, AKG sets new benchmarks for useful features, improved technical specifications, ease of use and available accessories. All of these improvements are answers to requests from ever-demanding recording studios, broadcast stations and concert engineers, but with the basic sonic character of the legendary C 414 unaltered.
High sound pressure level capability and wide dynamic range
Completely immune to electrostatic and electro-magnetic interference from digital gear, computer monitors, etc. thanks to solid metal housing and transformerless output stage
Three switchable bass cut filters and three pre-attenuation pads with LEDs for quick visual indication
All switchable components operate in low impedance circuits for ultra-high reliability even in extremely humid conditions
Optional R 414 remote control unit offers full control of all parameters via standard microphone cable and 3-pin XLR-type connectors
- Type 1-inch large-diaphragm pressure gradient microphone
- Polar pattern Omnidirectional, wide cardioid, cardioid, hypercardioid, figure eight
- Frequency range 20 to 20,000 Hz (see frequency response traces)
- Sensitivity 23 mV/Pa (-33 dBV) ± 0.5 dB
- Max. SPL 200/400/800/1600 Pa = 140/146/152/158 dB SPL (0/-6/-12/-18 dB) (for 0.5 THD)
- Equivalent noise level (CCIR 468-2) 20 dB (0 dB preattenuation)
- Equivalent noise level 6 dB-A (0 dB preattenuation) (DIN 45 412, A-weighted)
- Signal/noise ratio (A-weighted) 88 dB
- Preattenuation pad -6 dB, -12 dB, -18 dB, switchable
- Bass cut filter slope 12 dB/octave at 40 Hz and 80 Hz; 6 dB/octave at 160 Hz
- Impedance = 2,200 ohms
- Supply voltage 48 V phantom power to DIN/IEC
- Current consumption approximately 4.5 mA
- Dynamic range 134 dB minimum
- Environment Temperature range: -10° C to +60° C (14° F to 140° F)
- Relative humidity: 95 (+20° C/68° F), 85 (+60° C/140° F)
- Connector 3-pin XLR to IEC
- Dimensions 50 x 38 x 160 mm (2.0 x 1.5 x 6.3 in.)
- Net weight 300 g (10.6 oz.)
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- Our Money Back guarantee is extended from 30 days to 180 days (terms apply after 30 days)
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- Loan or replacement equipment will be provided if the product isn't repaired within 30 days
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- The policy can be cancelled within 30 days, and at any time after that for a pro-rata discount
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