M-Audio MXL 990/991 and Audio Buddy Package  

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Affordable front end with great sound for home or mobile recording.

The MXL 990/991 and M-Audio Audio Buddy Package includes an MXL 990 condenser microphone, an MXL 991 condenser microphone, an M-Audio Audio Buddy mic preamp, a high-impact carrying case, and mic stand adapters.

Audio Buddy
If you're looking for a whole lot of preamp on a tight budget, you'll see where this popular product gets its name. Affordability and performance make the Audio Buddy one of the most popular mic preamps in home recording today. You get professional microphone support along with line inputs impedance-matched for ideal performance with electric guitar and bass. Simply put, the Audio Buddy is a workhorse mic preamp that sounds great and goes easy on your budget.

MXL 990 and MXL 991 Recording Microphones Duo
The MXL 990/MXL 991 recording mics are the latest in MXL's range of studio condenser microphones. The 990 has silky, sweet high end and a tight solid bass, perfect for recording vocals. The 991 is a superior instrument microphone designed for recording acoustic guitar and drum overheads. Both have gold-sputtered diaphragms (20mm) creating a professional sound perfectly suited for digital and analog recording. The MXL 990/MXL 991 Recording Mic Package includes a high-impact carrying case and mic stand adapters.

Features Audio Buddy
  • Independent preamp channels, each featuring:
  • Mic input (balanced xlr) with phantom power switch and indicator
  • High impedance instrument inputs (1/4")
  • Gain control
  • Signal/clip LEDs
  • Professional balanced/unbalanced line output
  • Phantom power
MXL 990/MXL 991 Recording Microphone Package
  • The 990 for vocals with silky highs and tight, solid lows
  • The 991 for acoustic guitars and drum overheads
  • 20mm gold-sputtered diaphragms
  • Comes with carrying case and mic stand adapters
  • Suited for digital and analog recording

MXL 990/991 and Audio Buddy Package Specifications:

  • Audio Buddy
  • frequency response: 5Hz-50kHz, +0, -3dB
  • mic gain: 60dB maximum
  • mic input impedance: 1kOhm
  • guitar gain: 40dB maximum
  • guitar input impedance: 100kOhms
  • size and weight: 5-1/2" x 3-3/8" x 1-3/4"; less than 1/2 lb.
  • MXL 900
  • Type: Condenser pressure gradient mic with large 20mm gold diaphragm capsule Frequency Range: 30Hz — 20kHz
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Sensitivity: 15mV/Pa
  • Impedance: 200W
  • S/N Ratio: 80dB (Ref. 1Pa A-weighted)
  • Equivalent Noise Level: 20dB(A weighted IEC 268-4)
  • Max SPL for 0.5% THD: 130Db Max SPL with -10dB cut: 130dB
  • Power Requirements: 48V Phantom Power (+- 4V)
  • Current Consumption: <3.0mA
  • Size: 60mm x 130mm
  • Weight: 1.2 lbs
  • Metal Finish: Champagne
  • MXL 991
  • Type: Condenser pressure gradient mic with 20mm diaphragm
  • Frequency Range: 30Hz — 18kHz
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Sensitivity: 15mV/Pa
  • Impedance: 110W
  • S/N Ratio: 78dB (Ref. 1Pa A-weighted)
  • Equivalent Noise Level: 20dB (A weighted IEC 268-4)
  • Max SPL for 0.5% THD: 137dB
  • Power Requirements: Phantom Power 48V ±4V
  • Current Consumption: <3.0mA
  • Size: 22mm x 134mm
  • Weight: 0.35 lbs
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