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MXL Genesis II

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Vacuum Tube Studio Condenser Microphone

Overview

The Genesis II takes the first generation Genesis microphone to a new height of performance and versatility. The Genesis II borrows the outstanding qualities of the original Genesis and adds our dual diaphragm capsule and patented warm and bright switch. This switch allows you to change the tonality of the mic to suit your application. The Genesis II also includes the celebrated vintage, new old stock Mullard 12AT7 vacuum tube which is hand-selected and burned in at our California headquarters prior to shipment, ensuring the highest quality.

Features

  • Distinctive glossy red body and gold grill
  • Vintage tube sound quality
  • Two distinct tonal characteristics
  • Hand-selected new old stock Mullard 12AT7 tube
  • - 10dB pad
  • 150hz, 6dB/octave roll-off switch
  • Comes with custom pop filter, shockmount, power supply 15' 7-pin, Mogami cable, 15' XLR Mogami microphone cable & cleaning cloth
  • 3-year warranty/90 days tube

Specifications

  • Type: Vacuum Tube Studio Condenser Microphone
  • Tube Type: Mullard 12AT7 or equivalent
  • Diaphragm: 6 micron gold-sputtered
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz-20kHz
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid
  • Capsule Select: Warm & Bright
  • Output Impedance: 200 ohms
  • Pre-Attenuation Switch: Switch: 0 dB, -10 dB
  • LED lights: Indicate which capsule is active
  • High Pass Filter: 6 dB /octave @ 150Hz
  • Equivalent Noise: 18 dB (A-weighted IEC 268-4)
  • S/N Ratio: 78 dB (Ref. 1Pa A-weighted)
  • Max SPL for 0.5% THD: 130 dB / 140 dB (0dB, -10 dB pad)
  • Power Requirements: Dedicated power supply included
  • Size: 59mm x 240mm / 2.32 in. x 9.45 in.
  • Weight: 1.55 lbs / 703g
  • Metal Finish: Red with Gold Grill

Warranty

3-Year Warranty
Guaranteed against defects in material and workmanship for 3 years (except tube which is 90 days) from date of purchase.

Q & A

Brand
MXL
Model
Genesis II
MFR Part Number
GENESIS II
UPC
801813146448
Product Category
Studio Microphones
Unit of Measure
EACH
Shipping Weight
14.00 lbs.
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