OVERVIEW

The MXL V87 is a large diaphragm, low noise FET condenser microphone that absolutely shines in the mid to upper range registers. With an outstanding mix of smoothness and clarity, coupled with a low proximity effect, the V87 is perfectly suited for up-close vocal recordings. It’s low-noise, transformerless output also make it an excellent choice for detailed stringed instruments and piano recordings. V87’s sound quality and solid construction make this a valuable addition to your microphone collection.

  • Large diaphragm for a wide frequency response
  • Outstanding mix of smoothness and clarity
  • Very low proximity effect; great for up-close recording
  • Excellent for acoustic guitars and pianos
  • Solid-state design for low noise and reliability

TECHNICAL SPECS

 

  • Type: Pressure gradient condenser microphone
  • Diaphragm: 6 micron gold-sputtered
  • Capsule Size: 32mm/1.26in.
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz – 20kHz
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid
  • Output Impedance: 200 ohms
  • Equivalent noise: 8.5 dB (A-weighted IEC 268-4)
  • S/N Ratio: 66.5 dB (Ref. 1Pa A-weighted)
  • Max SPL for .5% THD: 136 dB
  • Power Requirements: 48V phantom power (+/- 4V)
  • Size: 47mm x 190mm/1.66 in. x 7.48 in.
  • Weight: 1.1 lbs/498.95g
  • Metal Finish: Nickel plated

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