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MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone  

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Overview
  • Type: Large Diaphragm Microphone using Valve technology (12AT7)
  • Frequency Range: 30Hz -20kHz
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Description & Specs
  • MSRP:
    $299.95
  • Your Savings:
    - $100.00
  • Your Price:
    $19995

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A great value in modern tube condenser performance.

The MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone is a large-diaphragm, cardioid-pattern design based around a 12AT7 tube. The tube circuitry delivers a characteristic warm-yet-transparent midrange response that gives a smooth emphasis to both voices and instruments. It is housed in a silver-finished metal shell and comes complete with hi-isolation shock mount, power supply, and 7-pin power cable.
Requires phantom power.

Features
  • Type: Large Diaphragm Microphone using Valve technology (12AT7)
  • Frequency Range: 30Hz -20kHz
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Diaphragm: ø 25 mm
  • Sensitivity: 30mV/Pa
  • Output Impedance: 200W
  • MaxEquivalent Noise Level 22dB (A weighted IEC 268-4)
  • Max SPL for 0.5% THD 122 dB (bei 0,5% THD)
  • Power Requirements: 240V (50/60Hz)
  • Power Input Source: External Power Supply
  • Signal to Noise ratio: 72dB (Ref. 1Pa A-weighted)
  • Size: 47mm x 195mm
  • Weight: 525gm
  • Metal Finish: Silver
  • Accessories Included: Shock-mount (MXL-57SP), Power Supply, Mogami-Audio cable (4,5m)
  • Cables Included: Microphone XLR 7-pol / Audio XLR 3-pol
  • Wired with Mogami cable

The MXL 9000 is the perfect entry-level tube condenser mic or backup mic for your project studio. Order yours now!

 
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MXL9000 Tube Condenser Microphone
 
4.8

(based on 10 reviews)

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    (9)

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    (1)

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75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good audio (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home studio (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (3)

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    MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone

    The MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone is an excellent tube condenser microphone. It is very sensitive! There is no need to scream into this mic - you can sing at very low volume and...Read complete review

    The MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone is an excellent tube condenser microphone. It is very sensitive! There is no need to scream into this mic - you can sing at very low volume and it picks up all the nuances!

    It is my second MXL9000. I plan to try this one for recording two vocals at once! I am also looking forward to mic'ing my drums and acoustic guitar to see how that sounds.

    Very good microphone for the price!

    I am extremely satisfied.

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Not the greatest Musicians Friend !

    I bought the MXL 9000 microphone but had to pay extra extra extra to get one that worked. Return shipping, insurance etc. Musicians Friend offers Bupkiss for your trouble.

    I bought the MXL 9000 microphone but had to pay extra extra extra to get one that worked. Return shipping, insurance etc. Musicians Friend offers Bupkiss for your trouble.

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    5.0

    Gotta love it

    By Cyco Thah Urchin

    from Milwaukee

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Clear Sound
    • Compact
    • Durable

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home Studio
      • Professional Recording

      Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

      I first used this mic back in 2007 when I lived in Minnesota. This mic is wonderful. I am about to purchase another very very soon. Clear sound, no hassel, easy spaced set up, compact. and it looks great. Not only would I recommend it to others, i have influence 4 associates in Texas to purchase one as well. Great mic.

      Comment on this review

      (3 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Not the greatest Musicians Friend !

      By Ehhh

      from Chino Hills, CA.

      About Me Experienced

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

        • Pricey / Poor Value

        Best Uses

        • Home Studio
        • Professional Recording

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        I bought the MXL 9000 microphone but had to pay extra extra extra to get one that worked. Return shipping, insurance etc. Musicians Friend offers Bupkiss for your trouble.

        Comment on this review

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone

        By John

        from illinois

        About Me Experienced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Clear Sound
        • Easy To Use
        • Frequency response

        Cons

        • I Don~'~~t Have A Con

        Best Uses

        • Amateur Recording
        • Home Studio
        • Vocals

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        The MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone is an excellent tube condenser microphone. It is very sensitive! There is no need to scream into this mic - you can sing at very low volume and it picks up all the nuances!

        It is my second MXL9000. I plan to try this one for recording two vocals at once! I am also looking forward to mic'ing my drums and acoustic guitar to see how that sounds.

        Very good microphone for the price!

        I am extremely satisfied.

        Comment on this review

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Amazing Microphone

        By JustusThyme

        from Silver Spring, Maryland

        About Me Experienced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Clear Sound
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Home Studio

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        For the price, this microphone is excellent for home recording. It has warmth and clarity that I had not been able to find in similarly priced microphones.

        Comment on this review

        (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        DON'T SLEEP ON THIS MIC

        By kenny lee

        from Baton Rouge,La.

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        After doing some research I made the decision to buy this particular microphone.I've had experience with dynamic mics back in the day in studios but they never reproduced high end frequencies well.When I got the MXL 9000 I was impessed even with the stock tubes that it comes with.This mic has really brought out my vocal tracks.I can't wait to see how it'll sound with the NOS tube.You don't have to worry if your preamp/audio interface/or mixer has phantom power becase this mic doesn't run off phantom poer it has it's on power supply.The price Musician's Friend is selling it at is a great deal.

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        (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        9000 Tube Condenser Mic

        By John

        from illinois

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        Great full frequency response!
        This is the first tube condenser mic I have purchased. The 9000 is great! I don't have a great voice but this mic makes it passable! I have two other mics and this mic is far better. At least for recording vocals and acoustic guitar. You don't have to get close to the mic - 12 to 18 inches or even farther away and it picks it up.
        It was't that expensive and well worth the money!

        Comment on this review

        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        I own two of these babies!!!

        By jbassman-cLGOt

        from Las Vegas

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        I have two of these in my Home studio, and we use them for instrument and vocal alike, they are always warm powerful and sound AWESOME....if you are doing any type of music recording, you need these in your tool box

        Comment on this review

        (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great price performance!

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        When you own a Recording Studio You are always looking for good mics. I came across these and I have to say I was pretty impressed. Granted The first thing I did was change the stock tube out for some NOS 12at7's and once that is done you have yourself a really creamy Tube Condenser. I love to use two of them as Drum overheads, they really make the drum mix pop and now they are my mic of choice for that purpose. Do yourself a favor... get a couple. Change the tubes .. and I guarantee you will find some good use for them.

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        (10 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        wow

        By Shampucci-WD7fW

        from Chicago

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        What a bargain for this great sounding mic. I was using a Neumann U-67 at my studio until it got stolen...........I needed a mic quick, got this one and boy was I surprised. This thing sounds great right out of the box........I replaced the tube with a 5751 and now it's creamier and more in your face. This mic is worth 5 times the money to me. It got me out of a jam and now I use it every day!!!!

        Comment on this review

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        MXL 9000

        By LordFakie

        from Riverview, FL

        Comments about MXL 9000 Tube Condenser Microphone:

        I don't have much experience with condenser microphones and this is my fist one but so fay all my vocals recordings sound very good and I'm glad. Also recorded acoustic guitars and they sound great. Can't really compare to anything else but I even like the sound on my vocal recording better than some commercial records out there.

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