AKG C430 Cardioid Condenser Microphone


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Specifically designed for cymbal and overhead miking, the frequency response of the C 430 ensures a uniquely crisp sound. With its extremely compact size, this microphone will keep a low profile in any application without compromising audio quality.

The major benefits of the C 430 include:

    •  Frequency response tailored to cymbal and overhead miking
    •  Extremely compact, professional quality overhead MicroMic
    •  Phantom or battery powering options
    •  Easy to use with any mixer, with no need to use the EQ
    •  Trouble-free use on open-air stages
    •  Mounts securely on all commercial microphone stands
    •  Polar pattern: cardioid
    •  Frequency range: 20 to 20,000 Hz
    •  Sensitivity: 7 mV/Pa (-43 dBV)
    •  Max. SPL: 126/130 dB (k=1 %/3 %)
    •  Equivalent noise level (CCIR 468-3): 33 dB-A
    •  Signal/noise rati (A-weighted) 61 dB
    •  Impedance: 200 ohms
    •  Recommended load impedance: >2000 ohms
    •  Supply voltage: 9 to 52 V phantom power
    •  Current consumption: approx. 2 mA
    •  Connector: 3-pin XLR
    •  Finish: matte black
    •  Dimensions: 19 dia. x 79 mm / 0.7 x 3.1 in.
    •  Net weight: 23 g / 1.1 oz.
    •  Shipping weight: 192 g / 6.8 oz.

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  • Microphone
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AKGC430 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)


Not too shaby


from westchester, N.Y.


  • Clear Sound
  • Easy To Use


    Best Uses

    • Amateurs
    • Home
    • Recording Studio

    Comments about AKG C430 Cardioid Condenser Microphone:

    these mics sound good.. not Neumans or 451's..but, they they give a nice representation, especially for drum over heads.

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    Series Recording Microphones Series
    Model C430
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    C430 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

    The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for two years and labor for two years from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

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