About

Ribbon microphones are known for their rich, warm sound and have been used to capture some of the most legendary recordings in history. The R144 ribbon microphone delivers a creamy smooth sound with incredibly natural characteristics. The R144 microphone has a figure-8 polar pattern which is perfect for recording guitars, vocals, brass, and any source material that benefits from the warm, silky characteristics of a ribbon mic. The R144 includes a black shock-mount, carrying case, and cleaning cloth. After you experience the R144 for the first time, it will expand your sonic palate and be a valuable addition to your microphone collection.

Type

Ribbon microphone


Ribbon element

47mm / 1.8-micron aluminum ribbon


Frequency response

20 Hz – 17 kHz


Polar pattern

Figure-8


Sensitivity

-56 dB (0 dB=1V/Pa)


Impedance

250 ohms


Rated load impedance

>1500 Ohms


Max SPL for 0.1% THD

>130 dB @1 kHz


Size and weight

47mm x 171mm/1.85 in. x 6.75 in.

400g/0.85 lbs


Metal finish

Silver frost


Included accessories

MXL case | MXL-06 shockmount 


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