The Kiwi Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone from Blue is a large diaphragm condenser microphone that features a multi-pattern, dual single back plate variation of Blue's B6 capsule. It has 9 selectable polar patterns including cardioid, omnidirectional, figure 8 with 6 intermediate variations.
The Kiwi has a transformerless design to provide a clean audio path and features no pads or filters between the capsule and mic circuit. It is designed to provide a modern vocal sound, but can be used on a variety of sources including acoustic guitar, piano, percussion, and brass and woodwind instruments. The S3 shockmount is included along with a cherrywood storage box.
- Multi Pattern
- The Kiwi features Cardioid, Omni-directional, and figure of 8 polar patterns
- Proprietary Mylar
- Blue's engineers have developed a proprietary Mylar formulation, which is sputtered with a custom-specified alloy coating. This capsule film is then mated to precision-milled back plates for consistent performance
- Clean Audio Path
- To deliver the cleanest audio path, there are no pads or filters between the capsule and mic circuit