Neumann KM184 MT Cardioid Studio Condenser Miniature Microphone with clip and windscreen - Black
Detailed small diaphragm mic that can be used as a spot or overhead mic
Excellent for recording situations when it is necessary to attenuate off-axis sound (mainly from the rear) from other nearby instruments.
Low self-noise with wide dynamic range and very high immunity to electromagnetic interference.
The Neumann KM 184 is a cardioid, high-quality miniature microphone that satisfies the demands of common studio applications. It performs especially well when used to attenuate off-axis sound from the rear or from other nearby instruments. A standard in the studio community, the KM 184 features a slender shape and a fresh and lively tonal balance. It can be used as a main mic, spot mic or in a stereo pair.
Neumann is regarded worldwide as the standard-setting, leading manufacturer of fine microphones for the studio and the stage. Neumann microphones are requested by artists and engineers alike for their unique sonic character, robust and attractive design, and carefully developed technology. Neumann recently introduced its line of studio monitors, making the brand the perfect partner for both the input and the output of the audio signal path. Each Neumann product is subject to rigorous quality control processes, ensuring that you acquire a product with unsurpassed sound quality, reliability and lasting value.
Successor to the classic Neumann KM 84
Smooth frequency response for the 0-degree axis and for lateral (off-axis) sound incidence
No coloration of sound over a wide pickup angle
Cardioid polar pattern
Gentle rise at about 9 kHz for a fresh, lively tonal balance
Sound pressure handling capability of up to 138 dB
Balanced and phantom-powered (48 V) output
Available in two finishes: nickel or matte black
For universal use, especially for recording situations in which it is necessary to attenuate off-axis sound (mainly from the rear) from other nearby instruments
As an announcer’s mic for broadcasting
As an overhead spot mic
For close miking of acoustic guitars, strings, wind instruments, percussion, piano, guitar amps