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AKG Perception 420 Performance Condenser Microphone

The Perception 420 professional condenser microphone by AKG is the ultimate recording solution studio recording applications. Excellent for recording everything from classical music, percussion, grand piano and woodwind, to brass instruments, ambience, A/B, X/Y and M/S stereo to drums, the Perception 420 truly has it all.

A multi-pattern large-diaphragm condenser, this mic caters to the most demanding professional studio applications.

Featuring super high-sensitivity and 155 dB maximum SPL, the 420 delivers a warm, transparent audio ideally suited for ensemble recording of all types. Additionally, the three selectable polar patterns – cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure-eight – allow for a wide range of stereo mic’ing options and techniques for ambient recording. The switchable bass cut filter and preattentuation pad enable te Perception 420 to be used up close to sound sources; even loud sound fields as high as 155 dB. the included spider-type shock mount neutralizes vibration for only the cleanest sound possible. The durable chassis is made of a precision-tooled zinc/aluminum alloy while a highly dent-resistant stainless steel wire mesh front grill ensures that not only will this mic sound great for a long time, it will look great too.

Features of the Perception 420 Condenser Mic include:

• Back-to-back large-diaphragm, multi-pattern transducer
• True condenser technology
• High sensitivity and 155 dB maximum SPL capability
• Switchable 20 dB preattenuation pad
• Switchable bass cut filter
• Legendary AKG sound quality
• Included spider-type shock mount and aluminum carrying case

For recording situations that require the height of AKG recording technology, the Perception 420 is a must-have. No other condenser mic comes backed up by the legendary tradition of AKG’s recording reputation, and the proof is in the pudding. The finest components mixed with a legacy of engineering experience and expertise brings you the Perception 420. I believe it’s about that time again! Time to get high … quality recordings with the Perception 420 by AKG.

AKG website: Perception Series Microphones


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