The MXL 990 is a large-capsule, pressure-gradient condenser microphone that's perfect for recording vocals and acoustic instruments. This studio microphone's FET design and Mogami wiring deliver outstanding audio fidelity.

MXL 990

Condenser Microphone

The MXL 990 remains one of the industry's most ground-breaking microphones. The first high quality condenser microphone to come into reach of working musicians, the MXL 990 has a FET preamp and a large diaphragm for truly professional sound quality in both digital and analog recordings. This revolutionary condenser microphone continues to astound artists with its silky, high end and tight, solid low and midrange reproduction.

  • FET preamp with balanced output
  • Provides silky sweet high end and retains tight,
    solid low and midrange reproduction
  • Vintage body style with champagne finish
  • Includes custom shockmount, mic stand adapter & carrying case

Vocal Microphone Acoustic Guitar Microphone

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Tube Type:
Pressure gradient condenser microphone
Diaphragm:
6 micron gold-sputtered
Frequency Response:
30 Hz - 20 kHz
Polar Pattern:
Cardioid
Sensitivity:
15mV/Pa
Impedance:
200 ohms
Equivalent Noise Level:
20 dB (A-weighted IEC 268-4)
S/N Ratio:
80 dB (Ref. 1Pa A-weighted)
Max SPL for .5% THD:
130 dB
Power Requirements:
Phantom Power 48V (+- 4V)
Current Consumption :
<3.0mA
Size:
60mm x 130mm / 2.36 in. x 5.11 in.
Weight:
1.2 lbs / 544.3g
Metal Finish :
Champagne
Polar Pattern
Included Accessories
MXL-90
Rugged Carrying Case
MXL MT-001
MXL-90
Shockmount
Rugged
Carrying Case
MXL MT-001
Hard Mount Mic
Stand Adapter
Optional Accessories
MXL-PF-001
MXL PF-002
MXL PF-003
MXL-PF-001
Pop Filter
MXL PF-002
Metal Mesh Pop
Filter (Black)
MXL PF-003
Metal Mesh
Pop Filter (Silver)
MXL WS-002
MXL USM-001
MXL USM-002
MXL WS-002
Windscreen
MXL USM-001
Heavy-Duty Basket
Shockmount
MXL USM-002
Low Profile
Shockmount
MXL Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
   
MXL Microfiber
Cleaning Cloth
   

Date: July 2012
Outlet/Show: Summer NAMM Review
Media Outlet: Harmony Central
Broadcast: SummerNAMM 2012 Genesis FET -
A solid-state version of MXL's Genesis mic.

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Date: Febuary 2011
Outlet/Show:Craig Tube
Media Outlet:YouTube
Broadcast: MXL 990 Microphone Review


MXL 990 Microphone

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