The updated version of the C1000 S multipurpose small-diaphragm condenser microphone is extremely popular for its versatility. It is suitable for recording and live-sound applications as well as for ENG/EFP and video productions. Its gold sputtered capsule housing makes the microphone extremely rugged against humidity. If no phantom power is available, the C1000 S can be powered by two standard AA batteries for up to 120 hours. More versatile than ever before, the new C1000 S features a bass-cut switch and a switchable -10 dB pad. The polar pattern can quickly be switched from cardioid to hyper-cardioid. Three different frequency settings are adding more clarity to speech and instrument sounds.
What customers say about C 1000 S:
“The versatility of the C 1000 S makes this an extremely popular model, and one ideally suited for all kinds of recording and live sound applications.”
“It is perfectly adequate for a number of applications including drum overheads, acoustic instruments, piano etc.”
“It is also indestructible with rugged metal chassis and special mic clip to keep it securely attached…
The nearly indestructible condenser has a sturdy metal chassis and specialized mic clip to keep the units securely attached to stands. The C1000 S’s gold capsule and XLR plugs make it humidity-proof for all environments.
Rather than relying on an expensive 9V block battery, the C1000 S now runs on two AA batteries at 120h and offers two gain settings, three frequency settings and two polar patterns: cardioid and hypercardioid.
For mobile broadcast use and interview situations, our new C1000 S offers more versatility than ever before.
- 2x AA Batteries
- 0dB/-10dB gain switch
- Switchable bass cut 80Hz
- Gold plated capsule housing
- Gold plated XLR connector
- Transport bag
- New external windscreen W1001
- New AKG Studio line design
GeneralAudio Frequency bandwidth
Equivalent Noise Level
Signal to Noise
Bass Cut Filter
Recommended Load Impedance
50 to 20000 Hz
Polar PatternsPolar Pattern
9 to 52 V
matte grayish blue
- Attenuation pad 10dB
- Switchable low cut filter
- Control LED
- On/Off switch
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