The electronics feature an FET preamp and transformerless design that, according to MXL , is loosely based on the circuitry found in the early British recording consoles. They have the capsule with the smiley face EQ curve that sounds great on its own but dies in a mix, or they sound like expensive German mics until the singer belts, then they break up and distort. It gave me a nice balance throughout the spectrum and plenty of attack information. I’m in a band that plays mostly hard rock no acoustic stuff , and I wanted to know if the mic would pick up the vocals well on-stage, or if it’ll be too sensitive to the loud surrounding noise of the drums and guitars. I believe the MXL to be just such a mic.
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Ussb would definitely use this mic to record rock or blues piano, where attack information and the ability to cut through a mix are essential. MM Series microphones are designed to enchance audio quality to mobile video recordings. MXL designs and engineers recording tools, signal processors and music accessories for consumers, musicians, hobbyists and audio professionals.
I found the XY to be perfectly fine for acoustic guitar and grand piano.
Problem with MXL 990 Virtual Preamp
The electronics feature an FET preamp and transformerless design that, according to MXLis loosely based on the circuitry found in the early British recording consoles. It has to be sensitive enough to tell me where the hotspots are and accurate enough to capture them. I would shoot for something like an SM58 if you just want something for vocals, or if you want this body style for live use, check out a dynamic mic instead, like the Shure SS55 my buddy has one and loves it or the Heil Sound PR40 has pretty good reviews where I’ve looked.
Virtuak vocals it provided depth without sounding boxy or harsh and the high-frequency presence bump starting at 5kHz and peaking at 14kHz was good for bringing out detail.
One of our most popular USB microphones, the Studio 1 Red Dot provides warm, studio-quality sound for vocal and instruments, podcasting, voice-overs and mobile recording. I found that it allowed my vocals to come forward in the mix without having to EQ highs always a plus. The MXL ACEXTan extension microphone to the Desktop Communicator, is perfect for any web conferencing setting allowing individuals to have the preeamp and sound quality of a personal microphone.
It depends entirely on the sound source. They have the capsule with the smiley face EQ curve that sounds great on its own but dies in a mix, or they sound like expensive German mics until the singer belts, then they break up and distort.
There are also USB versions of both.
Marshalling our forces Let me state first that this mic is indeed quiet, and that I do like the sound of it. It gave me a nice balance throughout the spectrum and plenty of attack information. Modernize the look and feel of your conference room, huddle space or gaming rig with the high performance audio and customizable colors of the MXL AC LED.
Attack of the pod. USB setup is quick and painless.
MXL® Microphones – MXL USB Microphones
My Mac recognized it immediately, and on a PC, the setup wizard walks you through it without issue. With ksb mixers, preamps, or special studio gear required, the MXL USB condenser microphone is a plug and play solution for desktop recording.
Let me state first that this mic is indeed quiet, and that Vitual do like the sound of it. MXL is a leading manufacturer of professional audio products for the music recording, broadcast, post production, and live sound markets.
Starting with the construction, build quality is excellent and the mic has a solid and substantial feel. The s have a smaller housing than your typical large-diaphragm condenser and based on look and feel alone, I would not be embarrassed to mxo this mic up in front of a high-profile client.
Problem with MXL Virtual Preamp
I’m in a band that plays mostly hard rock no acoustic stuffand I wanted to know if the mic would pick up the vocals well on-stage, or if it’ll be too sensitive to the loud surrounding noise of the drums and guitars. The advantages of this design are lower self-noise and expanded dynamic range. MXL professional video products for broadcast, multimedia, video, film, and news professionals worldwide.
I had one of each to play with. Therein lies the secret of this mic—choosing the appropriate sound source. E-mail required, but will not display.
The AC USB dramatically improves voice quality and delivers outstanding sound quality even in noisy environments. I give it a thumbs-up for recording steel-string, fingerstyle acoustic guitar.
Keep in mind that I have a soft, clear voice, so I need all the presence and extra push I can get. Not so with the MXL conference ueb are also perfect for any meeting room or web chat service that places voice calls over the internet VoIP.