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Azden FMX-42a 4-Channel Microphone Field Mixer

B&H # AZFMX42A Mfr # FMX-42A
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You Pay: $599.00

Mail-In Rebate: -$25.00

Offer ends: DEC 24 '14
Price after rebate: $574.00
Product Highlights
  • 4 Channels
  • XLR Inputs
  • Phantom Power
  • Input Limiter
  • 10-Pin Camera Return

The Azden FMX-42a is a portable 4-channel audio mixer designed for professional and semi-professional field audio capturing. The FMX-42a features 4 balanced 3-pin XLR microphone inputs with individually switched +48VDC phantom power. A pair of balanced XLR outputs provide line or mic level (switchable) signal to cameras, recorders, etc.

Additional features include a switchable input limiter to reduce the possibility of overload distortion, Left/Center/Right pan switches on all input channels and enhanced circuitry for improved signal-to-noise ratio. A 10-pin camera return is also provided. Overall, the Azden FMX-42a proves to be an affordable field mixing solution for event videos, ENG/EFP applications, documentaries, and more.

Balanced Mic Inputs
The FMX-42a features 4 XLR microphone inputs. The balanced inputs deliver high gain and low noise floor
VU Meters
Dual analog meters provide a comprehensive read on audio level
Balanced Line or Mic Level Outputs
Dual balanced line or mic level switchable outputs via XLR male connectors provide balanced audio signal to inputs on cameras and additional mixers
2-Channel Addressable Outputs
Incoming signal from either channel can be assigned to either left or right outputs if signal isolation is desired
Input Limiters
Both inputs feature high quality switchable limiters. The limiters protect against peak distortion due to overload
Camera Return
A 10-pin camera return is provided for video applications
Inputs 4 x Balanced XLR Female
Output 2 x Balanced XLR Male
1 x 1/4" Phone
1 x 3.5mm Mini
1 x 10-Pin Camera Return
Monitor/Headphone Out 1/4" Phone
3.5mm Mini
Link Input/Output No
Impedance Line: 20 kOhms
Mic: 2 kOhms
Gain Standard: +4dBu (> 10 kOhm Load) -2dBu (600 Ohm Load)
Maximum: +20dBu (>10 kOhm Load) +13dBu (600 Ohm Load)
Hum & Noise Balanced Output: -120dBu (A weighted, Input Equivalent Level)
Frequency Response 20Hz - 30kHz (±1.5dB)
Distortion < 0.005% @ 1 kHz (@ LINE Position +19dBu Output)
Metering Standard Level: 0 VU (+4dBu)
Control Voltage Out No
Phantom Power +48V (±4V)
Operating Temperature Not Specified by Manufacturer
Power Battery Requirement: 6 Alkaline "AA"
Battery Runtime: Approx 10 Hours (Meter Illumination & Phantom Power OFF)
External Power: 12VDC @ 200mA
Current Drain: 155mA (Meter Illumination & Phantom Power OFF @ 9V)
195mA (Meter Illumination OFF/Phantom Power ON w/2-SGM-1000 @ 9V)
Base Dimensions (WxHxD) 8.6 x 1.9 x 5.9" (220 x 56 x 150mm)
Weight 6 lbs (2.72kg)
Azden FMX-42a 4-Channel Microphone Field Mixer
  • Nylon Carrying Case
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Batteries & Power

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    Required item: Batteries or a Power Supply (not included) are required to power this device.

    Varta -  High-Energy 1.5 V AA E91 Alkaline Battery - 4 Pk
    • You Pay: $2.99
    Azden -  BC-27H Power Supply
    • You Pay: $37.33
    Kopul -  Studio Elite 4000 Series XLR M to XLR F Microphone Cable - 6' (1.8 m), Black
    • You Pay: $17.99

    Cases & Protection

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    Azden -  FMX42C Carrying Case for FMX-42/FMX-42a
    • You Pay: $29.00
    Porta Brace -  Mixer Case for the Azden FMX-42 (Black)
    • You Pay: $181.41


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