AKG C 414 XLII Stereo Set

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A classic microphone with a distinctive timbre especially designed for recording of solo vocals and solo instruments. Work horse for independent artists, broadcasting, and on-stage miking as well.

With the introduction of the NeXt Generation C 414 B-XL models, AKG sets new benchmarks for useful features, improved technical specifications, ease of use and available accessories. All of these improvements are answers to requests from ever-demanding recording studios, broadcast stations and concert engineers, but with the basic sonic character of the legendary C 414 unaltered.

Additional Info

Additional Info

Manufacturer AKG
UPC 885038025924
Package Contents
  • (2) C 414 XLII Condenser Microphones
  • (2) H 85 Spider Suspensions
  • (2) SA 60 Stand Adapters
  • (2) W 414 Wind Screens
  • (1) H50 Stereo Bar
  • (1) Metal Carrying Case

Realistic stereo recordings require microphones with outstanding performance and excellent quality. They also require performance consistency and accurate localisation from the pair of microphones. Therefore, every factory-matched pair has been created from thousands of individual microphones selected by AKG's sophisticated computer-aided matching method. The result is the highest possible correlation over the whole frequency range and virtually identical sensitivity for stunning, three-dimensional recordings.

he matched pairs consist of two microphones that are within 1 dB to each other in sensitivity and also within 1 dB to each other in the range of 300 Hz to 8,000 Hz of the individual frequency response when used in cardioid mode. The microphones are selected from a large quantity of individual microphones according to the described criteria by using a proprietary computer program.

Using this matched pair for stereo recordings in various techniques will provide a good and stable balance without frequency-dependent shifting of the stereo panorama.

AKG C 414 XLII Stereo Set Features:
  • Nine selectable pickup patterns enables to choose the perfect setting for every application
  • Lock Mode: all controls can be disabled easily for trouble-free use
  • Peak Hold LED even detects shortest overload peaks
  • Incredible Dynamic Range of 152 dB
  • Three switchable different bass cut filters and three pre-attenuation levels
  • Leading-edge technology and state-of-the-art components ensure shortest signal path and extra protection against moisture
  • Designed, Engineered and Built in Vienna, Austria
  • Absolutely perfectly matched stereo pair thanks to AKG's sophisticated computer-aided matching method
  • Highest possible correlation over the whole frequency range and virtually identical sensitivity
Warranty Warranty Information
Product: Period:
AKG C 414 XLII Stereo Set 2 Years


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