Audix CX212B Large Diaphragm Condenser Mic Multi-Pattern

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A multi-pattern studio condenser microphone with 133 dB max SPL handling.

The CX-212B multi-pattern, dual diaphragm condenser microphone is an exceptional tool for professional audio production, project studios and live stage performances. Delivering a smooth, uniform frequency response from 20 Hz - 20 kHz, the CX-212B offers a choice of three polar patterns: cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure 8. Additionally, the CX-212B is equipped with a bass roll-off filter to help eliminate rumble in the lower frequencies.
The CX-212B, for use in sound pressure levels up to 133 dB, is ideal for a wide variety of acoustic instruments, vocals, string sections, ensembles and ambient room miking. The CX-212B, which is designed with discreet low noise preamp circuitry, operates on 48 volts phantom power. For optimum results use the CX-212B with a high quality mic preamplifier and microphone cable.

  • Multi-pattern: cardioid, omni, figure-8
  • Resistant to touch noise and vibration
  • 35 mm (1.37") Capsule
  • 27.5 mm (1.08") Gold vapor dual diaphragm
  • Low noise electronics
  • Rich, warm tones - ideal for digital recording
  • Heavy duty isolation shockmount included
  • Road case for mic and shockmount
  • 3 year warranty
  • Supplied accessories:
  • Isolation shockmount (SMT-CX112)
  • Aluminum carrying case (CASE-CX)
  • Applications:
  • Studio vocals, lead and backing
  • Voice over
  • Choir
  • Ambient room mic
  • Drum overheads
  • Orchestra
  • Bells, chimes, marimba, vibes
  • Acoustic instruments
  • Electric guitar cabs

Contemporary design, exceptional performance.


CX212B Large Diaphragm Condenser Mic Multi-Pattern Specifications:

  • Transducer type: condenser
    Capsule technology: 27.5 mm (1.08 in) gold vapor diaphragm
    Frequency range: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
    Polar pattern: Selectable pattern
    Output impedance: 120 ohms
    Sensitivity: 10 mV / Pa @ 1k
    Equivalent noise floor: 19 dB (A weighted)
    Signal to noise ratio: 75 dB
    Power requirements: 48 volts phantom
    Maximum SPL: ‰133 dB / ‰ 148 dB with pad
    Dynamic range: 114 dB
    Cable/connector: 3-pin gold plated male XLR connector
    Polarity: positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 relative to pin 3 of output XLR connector
    Housing: aluminium & zinc alloy
    Finish: black satin
    Weight: 365 g / 12.9 ounces
    Length: 165 mm / 6.5 inches
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