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BLUE Blueberry Cardioid Condenser Microphone, New

Pick up sweet, vintage-tinted sound from the BLUE Blueberry Cardioid condenser mic. Its finely-tuned timbre reduces pesky low-end resonance. (22) Read 4 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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The Blueberry consists of a Class A discrete microphone amplifier perfectly chosen to BLUE's single pattern, cardioid, hand-built large-diaphragm capsule. An entry-level microphone, the Blueberry has been designed to fill the needs of the home musician and professional alike. The timbre of the microphone capsule has been tuned to provide the end user with a silky bright and airy top end reminiscent of the best vintage microphones. This provides the engineer a recorded signal, such as a vocal, minus unwanted low-end resonance that can cause a compressor to breathe or pump. The final results are vocals and instruments that sit and blend with the basic track of recorded program material. All BLUE microphone capsules are capable of handling loud volume (SPL), the user may get as close to the microphone capsule as desired.

Included Accessories: Hand-built wooden microphone case

About BLUE Microphones
BLUE microphones are more than just a recording tool

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Type of mic amplifier: Solid-State Discrete class A

Type of Transducer: Pressure gradient

Directional Pattern: Cardioid

Frequency Response: 22-22,000 Hz

Rated source impedance: 150 ohms

Recommended load impedance: not less than 1000 ohms

Sensitivity: 21mV/Pa

Signal to noise ratio: 68db (related to 1 PA at 1khz) Max.

Sound Pressure Level for 0.5% THD: 133db

Power Requirements: 48-volt phantom (DIN 45596, IEC8 15)

Net weight: 620 g

Dimensions: 235 x 45mm

Connector: 3-pin XLR-type
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 4 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 16 x 13 x 4 in
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 818-879-5200
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"Good singer songwriter mic"
Overall: If you sing and play acoustic guitar and track separately, This is a perfect mic for that. Its very good at bringing out the detail and sparkly tone of the guitar to the point of being almost tactile. And with voice it has a very clear and intimate presence.
Style of Music: Folk, Rock
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. This review has been selected by our experts as particularly helpful. "Perfect for female punk vocals!!!"
Overall: i just started recording a new album in my studio, and this mic sounds sweet. it brings out the subtle nuances of the vocalist with ought adding too much color. gives a lot of headroom to play. this is my first high grade solid state mic, and I'm in love! btw its gorgeous.
Style of Music: punk, hip-hop, reggae, metal-core, indie, emo
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