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MXL 2003A Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

You Pay: $159.95
Product Highlights
  • Vintage Capsule Design
  • Cardioid Pattern
  • Transformerless Output
  • High SPL Capability
  • Bass Rolloff Switch
  • Switchable -10dB Pad
  • Shock Mount Included

The 2003A from MXL is a large-diaphragm condenser microphone ideal for studio or live applications where clarity and detail are of utmost importance. The vintage-style capsule design provides a smooth and even frequency response, while the transformerless output provides low-noise operation.

The mic has a cardioid pickup pattern that focuses on sounds in front of the mic body, while rejecting off-axis sounds. A bass rolloff switch reduces low-frequency noises and proximity effect, while a switchable -10dB pad provides extra headroom when recording extremely loud sound sources. The mic operates on standard 48V phantom power and comes with an elastic shock mount.

Detailed Sound
The large gold sputtered diaphragm and vintage capsule design provide a high level of clarity and detail, ideal for critical recording applications
Transformerless Output
The transformerless output provides extremely low-noise operation
Cardioid Pattern
The cardioid pickup pattern rejects off-axis noise, so the mic only picks up desired sonic elements
High SPL Capability
The mic has a high SPL capability and a switchable -10dB to provide plenty of headroom when recording loud sounds
Bass Rolloff Switch
The bass rolloff switch reduces the impact of low-frequency sounds and minimizes proximity effect
Shock Mount Included
An elastic shock mount is included for mounting the mic on a stand and isolating it from vibrations
Transducer Pressure Gradient Condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Response 20Hz - 20kHz
Sensitivity -42.9dB
EIN -11dBA
Maximum Sound Pressure Level (SPL) 152dB
Power Requirements 48V Phantom Power
Output Impedance 200 Ohms
Output Connectors 3-Pin XLR Male
Pad Yes, -10dB
Low Frequency Roll-Off Yes, 150Hz @ 6dB/Oct
Dimensions (LxDiameter) 7.48 x 1.97" (190 x 50mm)
Weight 1 lb (454g)
MXL 2003A Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
  • Shock Mount
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
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