MXL 5000

Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

The MXL 5000 is a classic condenser microphone wrapped in modern metallic blue and silver. The 5000's large diaphragm capsule has a cardioid polar pattern, with a -10db pad and low frequency roll-off. Deep voices and low instruments sound smooth and clear. The 5000 is a solid state microphone designed with a similar rich sound and tonal quality to well-known classic German microphones. The MXL 5000 makes high end sound affordable for everyone.

  • -10 dB pad
  • Clean, detailed sound
  • Low frequency roll-off switch
  • Ideal for smooth, rich vocal tracks
  • Large dynamic range

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Pressure gradient condenser mic
Gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm
Equivalent Noise Level:
11 dBA (A-weighted IEC 651)
Polar pattern:
-40 dB re 1 V/Pa
200 ohms
Power Requirements:
48V phantom power (± 4V)
1 lb. / 453.59g
50mm x 215.9mm/1.97 in. x 8.5 in
Metal Finish:
Blue and silver
polar pattern
Included Accessories
MXL Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
MXL Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
Cleaning Cloth
High Isolation
Shock Mount

MXL 5000 Microphone

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