0151 448 2080
Order by phone - Mon-Fri: 9:00AM-6:00PM

Select CurrencyYour Basket 0 items | £ 0.00 Checkout

Phones Open Bank Holiday Monday 10-5. Can't Wait? Click Here.

NAMM 2007: AKG Acoustics debut MicroMicTM Series miniature microphone line

Published: Thu January 18, 2007  News Feed

New MicroMic Series consists of five models with unmatched performance and flexibility.

AKG Acoustics announced the newest generation of its groundbreaking MicroMicTM Series miniature microphone line at Winter NAMM 2007. As the original innovator and pioneer of small, high-performance microphones for specialized applications, AKG has set a new standard in quality and versatility with this revolutionary new MicroMic technology. The new five-model MicroMic Series offers a unique combination of state-of-the-art sound quality, unmatched flexibility and bullet-proof reliability for musicians and vocalists.

The new MicroMic Series includes five products: C 516, designed for use with accordions and for mounting on instrument amplifiers; C 518, for drum and percussion applications; C 519, for use on woodwind and brass instruments; C 520, a premium condenser vocal microphone; and C 555, head-worn microphone for dancers and back-up vocalists. Each of the new MicroMic models offers a flexible gooseneck for optimal positioning and elastic suspension to suppress spurious noise. Additionally, the C 516, C 518 and C 519 offer metal capsule housings and an adapter plate that allows them to be attached directly to AKG WMS 40 Pro and WMS 400 bodypack transmitters, eliminating a cumbersome cable run between the mic and the wireless transmitter. Cabled versions of the new MicroMics terminated in 3-pin XLR-type outputs are available too. 

The headset versions C 520 and C 555 offer flexible boom arms and adjustable behind-the-neck headbands. The C 520 and C 555 boast a flexible spring steel wire headband and the microphone’s boom arm can be moved to either side quickly and easily.

A pioneer of miniature microphone technology in the late 1980s, AKG Acoustics originated the concept for professional users as a unique problem-solver for musicians who needed great sound but wanted the microphones to be as small and inconspicuous as possible. With their improved mounting and application flexibility, easy and convenient wireless operation and very detailed sound, the new MicroMics from AKG will be appearing on stage with musicians everywhere.

Related Products

AKG K44 Perception Studio Headphones

The most affordable in the "K range" of AKG headphones still packs a hefty punch and offers great isolation. Perfect for the gig bag, tracking in your studio or simply enjoying music. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION
Headphone type: closed Audio Frequency bandwidth: 18 to 20000 Hz Sensitivity headphones: 115 dB SPL/V…

Web Price:

25.00

Availability:

in stock
More Info

AKG K 81 DJ Headphones

Obviously, informal parties deserve the same kind of professional sound quality as large-scale events do. Semiprofessional DJs too need dependable equipment. The K 81 DJ fit the bill perfectly. Their closed-back earphones, for instance, provide optimum isolation from ambient noise. The K 81 DJ will take heavy usage easily, and their high SPL capability ensures excellent sound quality. Finally, their…

Web Price:

29.00

Availability:

in stock
More Info

AKG C414-XLII Condenser Microphone

With the introduction of the NeXt Generation C 414 B-XL models, AKG sets new benchmarks for useful features, improved technical specifications, ease of use and available accessories. All of these improvements are answers to requests from ever-demanding recording studios, broadcast stations and concert engineers, but with the basic sonic character of the legendary C 414 unaltered. Sonic character…

Web Price:

959.00

Availability:

in stock
More Info

AKG CK33 Hyper-cardioid Capsule Module

The AKG CK33 has been designed primarily for use in acoustically critical rooms/situations. Discreet Acoustics Capsule Modules have been designed for a wide range of applications in fixed or temporary sound systems and provide excellent audio as well as high gain before feedback. These rugged capsules provide a choice of polar patterns and can be combined as needed…

Web Price:

91.00

Availability:

in stock
More Info

AKG D112 Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone

Considered by many to be the industry standard for kick mics, the D112 has turned up on countless hit records and appeared on stage more times than the Stones and U2 combined. A specially engineered diaphragm with a very low resonance frequency maintains solid and powerful response below 100 Hz, while a narrow band presence rise at 4 kHz punches…

Web Price:

135.00

Availability:

in stock
More Info

AKG K181 DJ Closed-Back Headphones

The K181 DJs feature a high-quality, lightweight construction. The headband is exceptionally rugged and easy to bend or fold into any listening position. The headphones fold down into an extremely thin package for transportation. The plug-in cable with a mini XLR connector allows a quick replacement of the cable. AKG K 181 DJ Closed-Back Headphones Features: The 3D-Axis professional…

Web Price:

89.00

Availability:

in stock
More Info

AKG SR40 Pro Receiver - Band D, Channel 70

Single fixed frequency system with high quality all-metal case.  Multichannel capability for simultaneous use of up to seven channels (maximum number of channel depends on local frequency plans). High Definition Audio Performance technology ensures the legendary, realistic AKG sound and perfect audio transmission. Please specify when ordering if a specific frequency is required.
Features: Carrier frequency range…

Web Price:

75.00

Availability:

in stock
More Info

AKG C411 L Acoustic Pick-Up Miniature Microphone

Please note: The C 411 L has a lemo (mini) XLR connector.  It is designed to be used with either the AKG B 29 L, AKG MPA III L or the AKG WMS bodypack transmitters.  If you do not have one of these devices you will not be able to use the C 411 L microphone, you…

Web Price:

91.43

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG C414-XLS Condenser Microphone

All of these improvements are answers to requests from ever-demanding recording studios, broadcast stations, production rooms and concert engineers, but with the basic sonic character of the legendary C414 unaltered. Engineered for highest linearity and neutral sound for beautifully detailed recording of vocals and any acoustic instrument
Nine selectable polar patterns for the perfect setting…

Web Price:

779.00

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG C417 L Small Lavalier Microphone

Affordable professional miniature condenser microphone. Its broadband, flat audio reproduction in an omnidirectional format is ideal for all types of broadcast and theatrical applications. The sound is extremely open and natural, making it ideal for wireless or hardwire multi-mic situations. An attachment clip, tiepin, and windscreen are supplied with each C 417.

The C 417 L…

Web Price:

86.40

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG C417 PP Miniature Lavalier Microphone

With its omnidirectional polar pattern, the microphone provides a natural sound and is easy to position. AKG C 417 PP Miniature Lavalier Microphone Specifications: FREQUENCY RANGE 20 - 20,000 Hz  POLAR PATTERN omnidirectional  SENSITIVITY 10 mV/Pa  IMPEDANCE 200 Ohm  MAXIMUM SPL FOR 1% / 3% THD 118 dB / 126 dB  SIZE 7.5Øx15 mm (0.3“Øx0.6“)  NET WEIGHT C 417…

Web Price:

97.85

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG C430 Professional Quality Overhead MicroMic

The C430 is part of the AKG drum mic range. Specifically designed for miking cymbals the frequency response of the C430 ensures a crisp sound. Alternatively a pair of AKG C430 s can be used as overhead drum mics. With their compact dimensions these microphones keep a low profile while providing traditional AKG quality. The C430 will easily compliment any…

Web Price:

117.00

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG C451B Condenser Microphone

Responding to growing demand from recording engineers, AKG decided to produce the C 451 B with identical acoustical behaviour of the popular original C 451 EB + CK 1 microphone again, with dramatically improved specifications and outstanding price/performance. The capsule of the new version is fixed permanently to the preamp to eliminate the mechanical problems of the screw joint.…

Web Price:

289.00

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG C547BL Boundary Layer Microphone

Other benefits include optimum acoustic properties, high directivity, and neutral sound. Having the same frequency response, the AKG C547 BL can be combined with the CK47 with excellent results. Primarily designed for use in places of worship, theaters, and conferencing, the AKG C547 BL is also a good choice for miking kick drums and other instruments. AKG C547BL Boundary Layer…

Web Price:

435.00

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG C451B Microphones Stereo Pair

Matched stereo-pair of this classic condenser mic. Includes stereo bar. Responding to growing demand, AKG decided to make the C 451 B with the same acoustic performance as the popular original C 451 EB + CK 1, with dramatically improved specifications. Using an extremely light diaphragm, the new C 451 B is almost totally insensitive to handling noise. Other features…

Web Price:

699.00

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG H85 Suspension Mount

H85 Suspension Mount - Fits C2000B / C3000B / C414

Web Price:

45.00

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info

AKG SE 300 B Transformerless Powering/Output Module

A transformerless output stage ensures pristine full-range audio and prevents low-frequency distortion. AKG SE 300 B Features: Extremely compact, reliable circuitry Switchable bass cut filter Switchable 10-dB preattenuation pad Unique bayonet mount for capsules Universal phantom powering Applications: TV Motion Picture Video Production Theater Onstage Miking Recording…

Web Price:

132.52

Availability:

Normally 7-10 Days
More Info
 
 
Please select your country/region

Choose the region you are shopping from to view products in your currency.

We have temporarily suspended processing of EUR payments, all orders will be charged in GBP.

Please select your country/region

Choose the region you are shopping from to view products in your currency.