AKG - C12 VR - Multi-Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone

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Description

THE HOLY GRAIL OF MICROPHONES
Legendary tube sound for lead vocals, brass instruments and electric guitars

The C12 VR is the reference multi-pattern tube studio condenser microphone with nine polar patterns selectable by a remote control. Among sound engineers, the AKG C12 is considered the holy grail of microphones. This legendary microphone, first built in the 1950s, is one of the most famous tube microphones in history, and its successor is today’s C12 VR.
The C12 VR is an enhanced version of the original C12, from the capsule sound to the original 6072A vacuum tube carefully handcrafted in Vienna, Austria.

  • The legendary AKG sound used on dozens of number-1-hits 
  • An enhanced version of the highly sought-after AKG C12 built 1953-1960
  • Edge-terminated CK12 capsule and original 6072A vacuum tube provides a sound that is simply beyond words
  • Selected state-of-the-art components ensure low noise and reliable operation
  • Nine remotely selectable polar patterns for maximum flexibility and ease of use
  • Carefully handcrafted in Vienna, Austria
  • Meticulous attention to detail ensures highest quality

Technical Specifications:

Audio frequency bandwidth: 30 to 20000 Hz
Equivalent Noise Level: 22 dB-A
Sensitivity: 10 mV/Pa
Signal to Noise: 72 dB-A
Preattenuation Pad: -10 - -20 dB
Bass Cut Filter: 100 - 130 Hz
Electrical Impedance: 200 Ohms
Recommended Load Impedance: 1000 Ohms

Audio Output  
Type: Balanced XLR
Gender: Male
Contacts: 3-pin

Design
Finish: Green/Gold

Dimensions / Weight
Height: 225mm
Diameter: 42mm
Net Weight: 680g

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