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MXL R150 Ribbon Microphone

  • Product Highlights
  • Figure 8 Polar Pattern
  • 1.8 Micron Ribbon
  • High SPL Capability
  • 20Hz-17kHz Frequency Response
  • Distinctive Body Design
  • Includes Shock Mount
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  • Product Highlights
  • Figure 8 Polar Pattern
  • 1.8 Micron Ribbon
  • High SPL Capability
  • 20Hz-17kHz Frequency Response
  • Distinctive Body Design
  • Includes Shock Mount

Ribbon Microphone


The MXL R150 Ribbon Microphone is an affordable yet reliable ribbon microphone, tailored to provide optimum results while capturing vocals, instruments and amplifier cabinets in any recording scenario. The R150 features a 1.8 micron ribbon transducer and a figure 8 polar pattern. The microphone yields high SPL before distortion and reproduces audio without noise or color.


  • Figure 8 polar pattern for outstanding side rejection and precise directivity
  • High SPL capability
  • Delivers natural sound and stunning realism to vocal and instrument recordings
  • Distinctive body design with purple and chrome metal finish
  • Includes R150 ribbon microphone, shockmount, cleaning cloth, manual & application guide


  • Transducer: Ribbon Velocity Microphone
  • Polar Pattern: Figure 8
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz -17kHz
  • Sensitivity: -56dB (0 dB=1V/Pa)
  • Maximum Sound Pressure Level (SPL): >130 dB @1 kHz
  • Power Requirements: None
  • Output Impedance: Impedance: 250 ohms
  • Rated Load Impedance: > 1500 Ohms
  • Output Connectors: 3-Pin XLR Male
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off: Yes, 150Hz @ 6dB/Oct
  • Dimensions (LxDiameter): 6.75 x 1.85" (171 x 47mm)
  • Weight: 0.85 lb (400g)


1-Year Warranty
Guaranteed against defects in material and workmanship for 1 year from date of purchase.


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