AKG C414 XLS Condenser Microphone
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AKG C414 XLS Condenser Microphone

AKG's industry-leading C414 microphones are already a permanent fixture in the world's biggest recording studios and a highly respected work horse for independent artists, broadcasting, and on-stage miking as well. The C414 XLS multi-pattern condenser microphone offers a choice of nine polar patterns for the perfect sonic capture for every application. A peak hold LED displays even the shortest overload peaks. For live-sound applications and permanent installations, all controls can easily be disabled for trouble-free use. The C414 XLS maintain the sonic character of the legendary C414 B-ULS, the most popular AKG C414 version since 1971. Engineered for highest linearity and neutral sound, it has been the most versatile large-diaphragm condenser microphone for decades. 

Features

  • Nine selectable pickup patterns enable to choose the perfect setting for every application
  • Lock Mode: all controls can be disabled easily for trouble-free use
  • Peak Hold LED even detects shortest overload peaks
  • Incredible Dynamic Range of 152dB
  • Three switchable different bass cut filters and three pre-attenuation levels
  • Leading-edge technology and state-of-the-art components ensure shortest signal path and extra protection against moisture
  • Designed, engineered, and built in Vienna, Austria
  • Ideal for:
  • Professional studio recording
  • Professional stage miking
  • Lead vocals & lead instruments
  • Classical music recording
  • Drum overhead miking
  • Ensemble recording

General Specifications

Audio Frequency Bandwidth: 20 - 20000 Hz
Equivalent Noise Level: 6 dB-A
Sensitivity: 23 mV/Pa
Signal to Noise: 88 dB-A
Pre-Attenuation Pad: -6; -12; -18 dB
Bass Cut Filter: 160; 80; 40 Hz
Electrical Impedance: 200 Ohms
Recommended Load Impedance: 2200 Ohms
Polar Patterns: Cardioid, Figure of Eight, Hyper-Cardioid, Omnidirectional, and Wide Cardioid

 What's In the Box?

1 x C414 XLS Microphone
1 x H85 Universal Shock Mount
1 x Metal Carrying Case
1 x PF80 Pop Filter
1 x W414 Windscreen C414