MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble
MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble

All-in-One Recording Ensemble

Delivering outstanding performance for the price, this microphone pair is designed to cover all your recording needs. A robust vocal condenser mic, the MXL 550 delivers exceptional clarity and tonal quality. Meanwhile, the MXL 551 is designed for recording instruments, and provides the dynamic range needed for acoustic guitars, drums, high-hat cymbals, piano, percussion, and more. Along with an FET preamp with balanced output and low noise, both feature a distinctive red metal finish and chrome grill.

Note: This drop includes the MXL 550, the MXL 551, and accessories. At checkout, you’ll have the option to add a 15-foot Sound Runner cable (+ $11).

MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble
MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble
MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble
MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble
MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble
MXL 550/551 Microphone Ensemble

Specs

MXL 550

  • Type: Pressure gradient condenser microphone
  • Capsule size: 22 mm (1.26 in)
  • Frequency response: 30 Hz-20 kHz
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid
  • Sensitivity 15 mV/Pa
  • Output impedance: 200 ohm
  • Equivalent noise: 20 dB (A-weighted IEC 268-4)
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: 80 dB (Ref. 1 Pa A-weighted)
  • Max SPL for 0.5% THD: 130 dB
  • Power requirements: 48 V phantom power (+/- 4 V)
  • Current consumption: < 3.0 mA
  • Metal finish: Red with chrome grill
  • Dimensions: 1.85 x 6.7 in (4.7 x 17 cm)
  • Weight: 12.8 oz (362.9 g)

MXL 551

  • Type: Pressure gradient condenser microphone
  • Frequency response: 30 Hz-20 kHz
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid
  • Sensitivity 15 mV/Pa
  • Output impedance: 110 ohm
  • Equivalent noise: 20 dB (A-weighted IEC 268-4)
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: 78 dB (Ref. 1 Pa A-weighted)
  • Max SPL for 0.5% THD: 137 dB
  • Power requirements: 48 V phantom power (+/- 4 V)
  • Current consumption: < 3.0 mA
  • Metal finish: Red with chrome grill
  • Dimensions: 0.87 x 5.25 in (2.2 x 13.4 cm)
  • Weight: 3.2 oz (90.7 g)

Included

  • MXL 550
  • MXL 551
  • Hard mount
  • Mic stand adapter
  • Microfiber cleaning cloth
  • Rugged carrying case

Shipping

All orders will be shipped by Massdrop.

Estimated ship date is Aug 25, 2016 PT.

After the drop ends, payment will be collected. To deliver the best value to the group the request will then be submitted to the vendor up front, making all sales final. Be sure to check the discussion page for updates.