Top 10 Instrument Condenser Microphones
for April 2021

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Shure Instrument Condenser Microphone (MV51)

Shure Instrument Condenser Microphone (MV51)

by Shure Incorporated
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Product Features

  • Integrated rear kickstand provides optimal positioning on any desktop
  • Apple MFi (Made for iPhone/iPod/iPad) Certified for direct connection to any iOS device without the need for any additional adapters or connection kits.
  • 5 DSP Preset Modes (Speech, Singing, Flat, Acoustic Instrument, Loud)
  • Includes standard 5/8" thread to mount on any microphone stand
  • 1-inch (25mm) microphone capsule element provides best-in-class audio

Automatically adjusts gain, eq, compression and limiting for optimal results 5 dsp preset modes (speech, singing, flat, acoustic instrument, loud) All-metal construction, vintage-inspired design Front panel touch controls for mode selection, headphone volume, microphone gain, and mute Includes standard 5/8" thread to mount on any microphone stand Apple mfi (made for iphone/ipod/ipad) certified for direct connection to any ios device without the need for any additional adapters or connection kits. Includes (1) microb-to-usb cable and (1) microb-to-lightning cable Built-in headphone output for real-time monitoring 1-inch (25mm) microphone capsule element provides best-in-class audio Integrated rear kickstand provides optimal positioning on any desktop

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FIFINE Studio Condenser USB Microphone Computer PC Microphone Kit with Adjustable Scissor Arm Stand Shock Mount for Instruments Voice Overs Recording Podcasting YouTube Karaoke Gaming Streaming-T669

FIFINE Studio Condenser USB Microphone Computer PC Microphone Kit with Adjustable Scissor Arm Stand Shock Mount for Instruments Voice Overs Recording Podcasting YouTube Karaoke Gaming Streaming-T669

by FIFINE
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Product Features

  • Easy to AttachThe streaming microphone adjustable boom studio scissor Arm Stand features a heavy-duty combo mount that consists of a sturdy C-clamp and a detachable desktop mount.With 13" fixed horizontal arm and offers a 30" reach.The low-profile,table-hugging design allows on-air talent to perform without facial obstruction to record podcasts or make dubbing sounds for videos, use voice chat in online games or doing business on Skype.
  • Durable Arm SetStudio Microphone with versatile and sturdy broadcast suspension boom scissor arm gives you great tools for capturing your voice in a podcast or voiceover.The Double Pop Filter provides two layers of dissipation, removes the rush of air caused by vocal plosives,minimizing the popping sounds that can compromise your recording is great for studio as well as home use.
  • USB OutputEnables simple setup. USB Microphone Kit provide a direct convenient plug-and-play connection to Mac and Windows computers without any additional hardware for recording vocals, podcasts and Skype. It's never been easier to get high-quality sound for your voice and computer-based audio recordings.(Not compatible with Xbox and Phones)

Usb outputenables simple setup. usb microphone kit provide a direct convenient plug-and-play connection to mac and windows computers without any additional hardware for recording vocals, podcasts and skype. it's never been easier to get high-quality sound for your voice and computer-based audio recordings.(not compatible with xbox and phones) Durable arm setstudio microphone with versatile and sturdy broadcast suspension boom scissor arm gives you great tools for capturing your voice in a podcast or voiceover.the double pop filter provides two layers of dissipation, removes the rush of air caused by vocal plosives,minimizing the popping sounds that can compromise your recording is great for studio as well as home use. Easy to attachthe streaming microphone adjustable boom studio scissor arm stand features a heavy-duty combo mount that consists of a sturdy c-clamp and a detachable desktop mount.with 13" fixed horizontal arm and offers a 30" reach.the low-profile,table-hugging design allows on-air talent to perform without facial obstruction to record podcasts or make dubbing sounds for videos, use voice chat in online games or doing business on skype.

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LyxPro SDPC-2 Stereo Pair of Pencil Condenser Stick Instrument Microphone Pair - Interchangeable Omni, Cardioid & Super Cardioid Capsules Included

LyxPro SDPC-2 Stereo Pair of Pencil Condenser Stick Instrument Microphone Pair

Interchangeable Omni, Cardioid & Super Cardioid Capsules Included

by LyxPro
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Product Features

  • Stereo Pair Most Accurately Captures Even Slightest Audio Nuances for Recording
  • Frequency Response of 30Hz-18kHz; Sensitivity of -38dB 3dB (0dB=1V/Pa at 1kHz)
  • Bonus: 2 Windscreens, Aluminum Carrying Case, 2 Smooth-Tilt Microphone Clips
  • 3 Included Capsules (Omni, Cardioid & Super Cardioid) Customize Pickup Pattern
  • Pro-Grade Pencil Condenser Microphones Suit Overheads, Acoustic & Woodwind Instruments

3 included capsules (omni, cardioid & super cardioid) customize pickup pattern Frequency response of 30hz-18khz; sensitivity of -38db 3db (0db=1v/pa at 1khz) Pro-grade pencil condenser microphones suit overheads, acoustic & woodwind instruments Bonus: 2 windscreens, aluminum carrying case, 2 smooth-tilt microphone clips Stereo pair most accurately captures even slightest audio nuances for recording

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Shure PGA98H-TQG Cardioid Condenser Gooseneck Instrument Microphone with TA4F Connector for use with Wireless Systems

Shure PGA98H-TQG Cardioid Condenser Gooseneck Instrument Microphone with TA4F Connector for use with Wireless Systems

by Shure Incorporated
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Product Features

  • Tailored microphone cartridge design for clear reproduction of wind instrument sound sources
  • Zipper pouch included for additional protection during storage or transport
  • Integrated horn clamp for quick and easy mounting
  • Two available options: (1) with 15-foot XLR-XLR cable (PGA98H-XLR; inline preamp and cable), or (2) with TA4F connector for use with wireless bodypack systems (PGA98H-TQG, no preamplifier provided)
  • Legendary Shure quality design and construction for exceptional performance in rigorous environments

Zipper pouch included for additional protection during storage or transport Updated industrial design with black metallic finish and grille for unobtrusive visual presence Integrated horn clamp for quick and easy mounting Cardioid polar pattern picks up audio from the source while rejecting unwanted noise Two available options: (1) with 15-foot xlr-xlr cable (pga98h-xlr; inline preamp and cable), or (2) with ta4f connector for use with wireless bodypack systems (pga98h-tqg, no preamplifier provided) Legendary shure quality design and construction for exceptional performance in rigorous environments Tailored microphone cartridge design for clear reproduction of wind instrument sound sources Flexible gooseneck design makes accurate positioning quick and easy

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Audio-Technica PRO 70 Cardioid Condenser Lavalier/Instrument Microphone

Audio-Technica PRO 70 Cardioid Condenser Lavalier/Instrument Microphone

by audio-technica
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Product Features

  • Natural and articulate vocal reproduction when used as a clip-on lavalier-clothing clip included
  • Excels in pickup of acoustic guitar with included instrument adapter
  • Miniature condenser microphone is ideal for both vocal and acoustic guitar applications
  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source
  • Operates on battery or phantom power and includes low-frequency roll-off

Miniature condenser microphone is ideal for both vocal and acoustic guitar applications Operates on battery or phantom power and includes low-frequency roll-off Natural and articulate vocal reproduction when used as a clip-on lavalier-clothing clip included Excels in pickup of acoustic guitar with included instrument adapter Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source

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Rode M3 Versatile End-Address Instrument Condenser Microphone

Rode M3 Versatile End-Address Instrument Condenser Microphone

by Rode
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Product Features

  • Internal capsule shock mount; Low handling noise
  • Switched high pass filter @ 80Hz-12dB/Oct (-10 and -20dB PAD)
  • High level of RF rejection
  • Heavy duty metal body

High level of rf rejection Switched high pass filter @ 80hz-12db/oct (-10 and -20db pad) Internal capsule shock mount; low handling noise Heavy duty metal body

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Shure Instrument Condenser Microphone, Black (SV100-WA)

Shure Instrument Condenser Microphone

Black (SV100-WA)

by Shure Incorporated
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Product Features

  • Cardioid pickup pattern helps to reduce feedback
  • This versatile microphone can be used for a variety of events including spoken word presentations, karaoke and instrument use
  • Features wide frequency response and high output for excellent sound quality
  • Includes SV100 microphone, on-off switch, XLR-1/4" cable, mic clip, threaded adapter, and zippered pouch

Features wide frequency response and high output for excellent sound quality Cardioid pickup pattern helps to reduce feedback Includes sv100 microphone, on-off switch, xlr-1/4" cable, mic clip, threaded adapter, and zippered pouch This versatile microphone can be used for a variety of events including spoken word presentations, karaoke and instrument use

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TONOR XLR Condenser Microphone Kit with XLR to XLR Cable/3.5mm to XLR/Adjustable Mic Suspension Scissor Arm/Shock Mount/USB Audio Adapter for Professional Studio/Home Recording, Podcasting, Black

TONOR XLR Condenser Microphone Kit with XLR to XLR Cable/3.5mm to XLR/Adjustable Mic Suspension Scissor Arm/Shock Mount/USB Audio Adapter for Professional Studio/Home Recording

Podcasting, Black

by TONOR
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Product Features

  • Cardioid Polar Pattern: Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides, improving isolation of desired sound source, which is ideal for podcasting, streaming, youtube video and also can be used for recordings at home or professional studio.
  • All-in-one: Package includes a microphone, shock mount, adjustable suspension scissor arm stand, table mounting clamp, pop filter, windscreen, 3.5mm XLR cable, XLR male to female cable, a sound card and manual.
  • How to Connect: If your laptop doesn't have audio input port, you need to connect the phantom power to the laptop via a sound card. If you need to connect it into the mixer device, you need to connect the microphone to the mixer device via the XLR male to female cable.
  • Great Gift: The microphone is a great gift idea for your kids or friends who like to play games, record videos, voice over, etc.
  • Note: 48V phantom power is not INCLUDED!(The condenser microphones require an external source of power like 48V phantom power.)/ It CANNOT be used with mobile phone and tablet computer. For a better sound quality, pls face the sound source directly onto the screened sides with logo of the microphone head.

Great gift: the microphone is a great gift idea for your kids or friends who like to play games, record videos, voice over, etc. All-in-one: package includes a microphone, shock mount, adjustable suspension scissor arm stand, table mounting clamp, pop filter, windscreen, 3.5mm xlr cable, xlr male to female cable, a sound card and manual. Note: 48v phantom power is not included!(the condenser microphones require an external source of power like 48v phantom power.)/ it cannot be used with mobile phone and tablet computer. for a better sound quality, pls face the sound source directly onto the screened sides with logo of the microphone head. Cardioid polar pattern: cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides, improving isolation of desired sound source, which is ideal for podcasting, streaming, youtube video and also can be used for recordings at home or professional studio. How to connect: if your laptop doesn't have audio input port, you need to connect the phantom power to the laptop via a sound card. if you need to connect it into the mixer device, you need to connect the microphone to the mixer device via the xlr male to female cable.

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AKG Pro Audio C414 XLS Instrument Condenser Microphone, Multipattern

AKG Pro Audio C414 XLS Instrument Condenser Microphone

Multipattern

by AKG
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Product Features

  • Engineered for highest linearity and neutral sound for beautifully detailed recording of vocals and any acoustic instrument
  • Overload warning with audio peak hold LED to detect shortest audio peaks
  • Three attenuation levels (-6/-12/-18dB) for close-up recording or high-output sources of up to 158dB SPL
  • Nine selectable polar patterns for the perfect setting for every application
  • Three different switchable bass-cut filters to reduce wind noise, subsonic noise or proximity effect

Three different switchable bass-cut filters to reduce wind noise, subsonic noise or proximity effect Three attenuation levels (-6/-12/-18db) for close-up recording or high-output sources of up to 158db spl Overload warning with audio peak hold led to detect shortest audio peaks Engineered for highest linearity and neutral sound for beautifully detailed recording of vocals and any acoustic instrument Nine selectable polar patterns for the perfect setting for every application

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Audio-Technica AT2021 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

Audio-Technica AT2021 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

by audio-technica
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Product Features

  • Excels in high-SPL applications with extended response for smooth, natural sonic characteristics
  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source
  • Low-mass element for superb transient response
  • Condenser design for studio-quality vocal and instrument applications; ideal for acoustic guitar, overheads, piano and group vocals
  • Rugged design and construction for reliable performance

Rugged design and construction for reliable performance Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source Condenser design for studio-quality vocal and instrument applications; ideal for acoustic guitar, overheads, piano and group vocals Low-mass element for superb transient response Excels in high-spl applications with extended response for smooth, natural sonic characteristics

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