First quality mics and preamp with accessories package.
This extraordinary recording package features some of the real heavyweights of the industry, paired together beautifully with one another. Two AKG C 414 XL II microphones running into two channels of a UA 4-710 is an ideal initial signal capture. C 414 XL II microphones are an ideal mic pair for mid-side recording, stereo choir or orchestra capture, and many other applications. This package is additionally equipped with useful accessories, apart from the shock mounts, windscreens and pop filters that come with the C414 XL II.
AKG C 414 XL II
The AKG C 414 XL II mic shows the unique sonic signature of the highly sought after AKG C 12 which enables lead vocals and solo instruments to be placed even in a dense mix. The unrivaled up-front sound is also well-known for distant miking applications like classic music recording or drum ambience miking.
The XL II mic version differs from the XLS version in one major respect-the capsule. Both the slight presence boost and the impressive spatial reproduction is similar to the legendary AKG C 12 microphones.
The AKG C 414 XL II offers 9 pickup patterns for you to choose the perfect setting for every application. For live-sound applications and permanent installations, all controls can be disabled easily enabling trouble-free use. A Peak-Hold LED displays even shortest overload peaks. AKG ships the C 414 XL II microphone complete with carrying case, pop filter, windscreen, and a spider-type shock mount.
The Universal Audio 4-710d is a boutique quality, 4-channel microphone/line preamplifier with unique tube and solid state tone-blending capabilities-perfect for a wide range of microphone and instrument sources. This versatile multichannel preamp offers selectable 1176-style compression circuitry on each channel, plus four additional line inputs feeding 8 channels of pristine analog-to-digital conversion. Building upon UA's classic analog design approach, combined with smart modern features, the 4-710d is the most flexible preamp in the UA lineup.
At the core of the 4-710d are four channels of tone-blending "Twin-Finity" mic preamps with true-bypass 1176-style compression, including specially tuned "fast" and "slow" settings. Each of the four mic preamp channels allows for continuously variable phase-aligned tone, between a 100% tube and 100% solid state signal path. Send and return jacks are available for external processing or signal access.
Also included with this package are a tripod boom stand and a Mogami Silver Series 15’ microphone cable.
- Two AKG C414 XL I microphones
- Universal Audio 4-710D four-channel preamp
- Mogami Silver Series mic cables
- Proline microphone boom stands