AKG C 520 B-Stock

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Condenser Neckband Microphone

  • Cardioid
  • 60 - 20,000 Hz
  • 200 Ohms
  • Infinitely adjustable
  • Requires 9-52 volt phantom power
  • 3 Meters cable length
  • Colour: Black
  • XLR plug (3-pin)
  • Includes windscreen and cable clamp
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Further Information

Capsule type Condenser
Pattern cardioid
Connector XLR
Color Black
Removable Phantom Adaptor No
Sport No
15 Customer Ratings:
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Not bad

WernerA, 09.09.2011
The microphone fits well, does not slip and can sound as good as a micro that is attached to the side of the mouth. The proximity effect that other buyers noticed, I feel as not really disturbing. My Byerdynamic TG-X81 sounds fuller, more voluminous and more dynamic, but this is also a "real" micro and so the comparison is somewhat unfair. The AKG sounds a touch of flat, but this is not particularly disturbing when backing vocals, and also with solo it contributes to the transparency. It finds its place between the instruments without having to interfere with the sound control. Not bad. With feedback, there is hardly any problem with higher volume.

I noticed two things:
On the one hand there is no case included. It does not fit into the package after unpacking. Should I pack the micro now for transportation in a Tupperdose or how did AKG imagine this?
Secondly, the connector is almost twice as long as a normal XLR connector, thus represents a large lever and protrudes far out of the mixer. That does not have to be, is it? And therefore there are only 4 points.

Nevertheless, I would not want to miss it any more and work very much with it. Good buy.
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Great micro

Stefan75, 19.12.2009
I am very satisfied with the micro. Clear, powerful sound, and if you pay a little attention to the gain, also very low tendency to feedback. Of course - you have to keep in mind that it is a capacitor micro that tends to couple slightly more easily than a dynamic one.

The headset is very comfortable to wear - nice light, nothing presses. Two little things that bother me a little are the following:
1. If the cable touches the back of the shirt collar, you get from time to time a little structure-borne noise coupling, if you move the head
2. When worn for a long time, the neckband gradually loosens and you have to adjust it again and again, so that it is fully seated again.

All in all, but a really great microphone that I do not want to give back.
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