The KSM44A is a premium, large-diaphragm, side-address condenser microphone with multiple polar pattern options (cardioid, omnidirectional, bidirectional).? The refined and sophisticated design of the KSM44A features an externally biased, dual 1-inch diaphragms, extensive internal pop filtering and Prethos? Advanced Preamplifier Technology for a ground-breaking threshold minimum of self-noise.? The KSM44A is the premier choice for the highest level of professional studio and stage performance.
Advanced Prethos ™ preamplifier technology is comprised of highly sophisticated and transparent internal electronics that deliver an audio signal of unprecedented quality in a high-end microphone. With Prethos technology, the KSM44A offers incredible specifications: 4 dB of self-noise with the cardioid pattern.
The multi-pattern condenser microphone offers great recording versatility thanks to its various patterns. It features a dual gold Mylar diaphragm for excellent transient response, a subsonic filter, and a preamp.
As a multi-pattern condenser microphone (cardioid, omnidirectional and bi-directional), the KSM44A offers great flexibility in a wide range of recording applications. It has been designed as a high-end vocal microphone for studio recording. Other applications for which it is recommended:
- acoustic and wind instruments
- low-frequency instruments, such as double bass, electric bass, and kick drum
- suspended microphones, drums or percussion
- groups: choirs or orchestras
A milestone achievement in sound reinforcement, Prethos Advanced Preamplifier Technology employs transparent internal circuitry architectures that enable unprecedented audio quality and performance.