MXL Condenser Microphones. Raise the bar and lower the price—now try to sing in that position—MXL can! My Mac recognized it immediately, and on a PC, the setup wizard walks you through it without issue. It gave me a nice balance throughout the spectrum and plenty of attack information. It has to be sensitive enough to tell me where the hotspots are and accurate enough to capture them. MXL mics deliver high quality sound on par with far more expensive mics. MXL also offers a free software download from their site that gives you a virtual preamp with volume control and a level meter.
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Not so with the On 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. I would definitely use this mic to record rock or blues piano, where attack information and the ability to cut through a mix are essential.
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I found that it allowed my vocals to come forward in the mix without having to EQ highs always a plus. MXL designs and engineers recording tools, signal processors and music accessories for consumers, musicians, hobbyists and audio professionals.
I give it a thumbs-up for recording steel-string, fingerstyle acoustic guitar. It depends entirely on the sound source.
I believe the MXL to be just such a mic. Modernize the look and feel of your conference room, huddle space or gaming ml with the high performance audio and customizable colors of the MXL AC LED. It gave me a nice balance throughout the spectrum and plenty of attack information. MXL mics deliver high quality sound on par with far more expensive mics.
I found the XY to be perfectly fine for acoustic guitar and grand piano. Would a professional find the MXL useful regardless of its price, country of origin, and religious preference?
For those who wish to play about in GarageBand or a similar PC-based program, you should have no problem getting a very decent sound mxo voice or acoustic instruments, provided mxll keep the mic pretty close to the source. The nice thing about using an XY mic is you only need to place one mic over the kit. The AC USB dramatically improves voice quality and delivers outstanding sound quality even in noisy environments.
Attack of the pod. The s have a smaller housing than your typical large-diaphragm condenser and based on look and feel usg, I would not be embarrassed to put this mic up in front of a high-profile client.
Problem with MXL Virtual Preamp
Raise the bar and lower the price—now try to sing in that position—MXL can! The MXL AC is perfect for any web conferencing setting; using additional ACEXT gooseneck extension mics gives each individual the clarity and sound quality of a personal microphone.
With no mixers, preamps, or special studio gear required, the MXL USB condenser microphone is a plug and play solution for desktop recording. 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.
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.
I had one of each to play with. My Mac recognized it immediately, and on a PC, the setup wizard vkrtual you through it without issue. I also got good results using it for drum overheads.
Hands-On Review: MXL 990 Condenser Microphones
The advantages of this design are lower self-noise and expanded dynamic range. 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.
MXL Condenser Microphones. There are also USB versions of both. Therein lies the secret of this mic—choosing the appropriate sound source. On vocals Generally speaking, I particularly liked the sound of the when combined with a tube preamp. Video products for post production, signal conversion, multicast to broadcast conversion, signal processing, digital video production and more.
Problem with MXL 990 Virtual Preamp
Let me state first that this mic is indeed quiet, and that I do like the sound of it. Ksb also offers a free software download from their site that gives you a virtual preamp with volume control and a level meter.
Marshalling our forces Let me state first that this mic is indeed quiet, and that I do like the sound of it.