Best microphone for professional studios!
About this item
- Variable large diaphragm microphone
- Pressure-gradient transducer with double membrane capsule
- The studio microphone classic
- Three directional characteristics: omni, cardioid, figure-8
- Set includes U 87 AI, EA 87, WS 87, IC 3/25
The U 87 presents a wide range of features and versatility that make it to one of the most desirable mics available. Our users are recognizing the microphone immediately by its distinctive design. Well-known for its warm and well balanced characteristics – your perfect choice as vocal microphone for all types of music and speech. The usage as main microphone for orchestra recordings or as spot mic for single instruments make it the most general-purpose microphone – in studios, for broadcasting, film and television.
The U 87 is equipped with a large dual-diaphragm capsule with three directional patterns: omnidirectional, cardioid and figure-8. These are selectable with a switch below the headgrille.
A 10 dB attenuation switch is located on the rear. It enables the microphone to handle sound pressure levels up to 127 dB without distortion.
Furthermore, the low frequency response can be reduced to compensate for proximity effect.
|Item Weight||5.29 pounds|
|Product Dimensions||10 x 18 x 10 inches|
|Item model number||U 87 Ai Set Z|
4.2 out of 5 stars
|Best Sellers Rank||#37,967 in Musical Instruments (See Top 100 in Musical Instruments)
#1,005 in Multipurpose Condenser Microphones
|Is Discontinued By Manufacturer||No|
|Date First Available||May 10, 2011|