AKG C414 XLS

MSRP: $1,499.00

$1,074.00

Description

C414 XLS – Reference multipattern condenser microphone | AKG Acoustics

A legend since 1971

the most versatile microphone for vocals and instruments in studio and on stage

The C414 XLS multipattern 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 maintains 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 microphone for decades.

 

Engineered for highest linearity and neutral sound
for beautifully detailed recording of vocals and any acoustic instrument

Nine selectable polar patterns
for the perfect setting for every application

Three attenuation levels (-6,-12,-18dB)
for close-up recording or high-output sources of up to 158dB SPL

Three different switchable bass-cut filters
to reduce wind noise, subsonic noise or proximity effect

Overload warning with audio peak hold LED
to detect shortest audio peaks

C414 XLS – Reference multipattern condenser microphone | AKG Acoustics

Technical Specification

General
Audio frequency bandwidth20 to 20000 Hz
Equivalent Noise Level6 dB-A
Sensitivity23 mV/Pa
Signal to Noise88 dB-A
Preattenuation Pad-6
-12
-18 dB
Bass Cut Filter160
80
40 Hz
Electrical Impedance200 Ohms
Recommended Load Impedance2200 Ohms
Polar Patterns
Cardioid
Figure of eight
Hypercardioid
Omnidirectional
Wide Cardioid
Powering Interface
Voltage44 to 52 V
Current4.5 mA
Audio Output
TypeBalanced XLR
GenderMale
Contacts3-pin
Design
Finishdark gray/silver
Dimensions / Weight
Length38 mm
Width50 mm
Height160 mm
Net Weight300 g