AKG P420 High-Performance Dual-Capsule True Condenser Project Studio Microphone

MSRP: $319.00
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Ideal for ensemble recording, the AKG P420 Studio Condenser Mic is a must-have tool for musicians.


For project studios and stage, the AKG P420 is a dynamic multi-pattern dual-capsule large diaphragm true condenser mic for demanding project studio recording applications. Offering high sensitivity and 155dB maximum SPL, the P420 delivers a warm, transparent sound quality perfectly suited for ensemble recording, grand piano, woodwind and brass instruments, as well as drums and percussion. With three selectable polar patterns cardioid, omnidirectional or figure 8 it is an ideal tool for stereo miking techniques and ambient recording.

  • One-inch dual-diaphragm microphone with three selectable polar patternsfor the perfect setting
  • Low noise electronicsfor high dynamic range
  • Switchable attenuation padfor high SPL applications up to 155 dB SPL
  • Includes metal carrying case and Spider shock mount


  • Audio Frequency bandwidth 20 to 20000 Hz
  • Sensitivity 28 mV/Pa
  • Equivalent Noise Level 15 dB-A
  • Signal to Noise 79 dB-A
  • Preattenuation Pad -20 dB
  • Bass Cut Filter 300 - 12 dB/octave Hz
  • Electrical Impedance <= 200 Ohms
  • Recommended Load Impedance >= 1000 Ohms

Polar Patterns

  • Cardioid
  • Omnidirectional
  • Figure of eight

Powering Interface

  • Voltage 44 to 52 V
  • Current <= 3 mA

Audio Output

  • Type Balanced XLR
  • Gender Male
  • Contacts 3-pin

Dimensions / Weight

  • Length 165 mm
  • Diameter 54 mm
  • Net Weight 530 g