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AKG C414

AKG C414

AKG C414

Recording studio standard for more than 50 years

  • besides the Neumann U87 the most popular studio microphone
  • since its market launch in 1971 there have been many versions that differ in capsule, electronics and setting options from each other
  • distinctively shaped C414 design first appeared on the predecessor C 12A (1962)
  • equipped with a selector switch for the polar pattern and since version C414EB (1976) with switches for pre-attenuation (0/-10/-20 dB) and bass roll-off (0/75/150 Hz)
  • available are the versions B-ULS (2 pcs.) and B-TLII (transformerless, with replica of the CK12 capsule, 2 pcs.)
  • sound: balanced, smooth (B-ULS); clear, bright (B-TLII)
  • manufacturing period: since 1971 (B-ULS: 1986-2004; B-TLII: 1993 – 2004)

Favourite applications: B-ULS: universal | B-TLII: optimized for vocals and speech. Also suited for plucked instruments (acoustic guitar etc.)

  • 1 Day20 €
  • 2 Days34 €
  • Weekend
    44 €