Aston Microphones Origin Cardioid Condenser Microphone

Aston Microphones Origin Cardioid Condenser Microphone

Aston Microphones Origin Cardioid Condenser Microphone

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Product Highlights

  • 1" Gold-Evaporated Capsule
  • Cardioid Polar Patterns
  • Built-In Pop Filter
  • Transformer-Less Circuitry
  • Use for Vocals, Acoustic Guitar & More
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  • 1Description
The Aston Origin is a cardioid condenser microphone that utilizes a 1” gold-evaporated capsule. It is versatile enough to use with most instruments, such as acoustic guitar and strings, and sounds great on vocals. Its hand-selected capsule is combined with transformer-less circuitry to deliver accurate sound reproduction.

The mic has a mesh-knit pop filter built into the wave-form head. The weave allows sound to pass while reducing unwanted plosives. This single-piece mesh cage is formed in stainless steel, so it won't rust with use and can even be removed and washed.
  • Custom-molded end caps with integrated XLR and stand adapter
  • Harmonized circuit-stage arrangement for easy integration from phantom-power input circuitry to capsule voltage bias
  • Non-linear voltage/current-source rectification to provide controlled amplification and smooth/clear audio

 

In the Box
Aston Microphones Origin Cardioid Condenser Microphone
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Sound Field Mono
    Operating Principle Pressure Gradient
    Transducer Condenser
    Diaphragm 1" (25.40 mm)
    Tube No
    Polar Pattern Cardioid
    Frequency Range 20 Hz to 20 kHz
    Signal to Noise Ratio 76 dB A-Weighted
    Equivalent Noise Level 18 dB A-Weighted
    Maximum SPL 127 dB SPL 0.5%
    Impedance Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Load Impedance Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Sensitivity 23.7 mV/PA @ 1 kHz into 1 kOhms
    Free-Field Sensitivity Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Power Requirements 48 V+/- 4 V
    Low-Cut Filter Yes @ 80 Hz
    Pad Yes, 10 dB
    Gain Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Output Connectors 3-pin XLR
    CMRR Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Operating Relative Humidity Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Operating Temperature Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Storage Temperature Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Output Noise Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Audio Output Level Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Operating Current Consumption Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Operating Voltage Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Dynamic Range Not Specified By Manufacturer
    THD Not Specified By Manufacturer
    THD + Noise Not Specified By Manufacturer
    General
    Length Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Diameter Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Weight Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.4 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.5 x 4.7 x 3.7"

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