AKG C414 XLS Reference multipattern condenser microphone

A legend since 1971 The C414 XLS multipattern condenser microphone offers a choice of nine polar patterns for the perfect sonic capture for every application. A peak hold LED displays even the shortest overload peaks. For live sound applications and permanent installations, all controls can easily be disabled for trouble-free use. The C414 XLS maintains the sonic character of the legendary C414 B-ULS, the most popular AKG C414 version since 1971. Engineered for highest linearity and neutral sound, it has been the most versatile large-diaphragm microphone for decades.

R19900 R24395(-18.43%)
  • Brand: AKG
  • SKU: AKGP-C414 XLS
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General Specifications

Audio frequency bandwidth - 20 - 20000 Hz

Equivalent noise level - 6 dB-A

Sensitivity - 23 mV/Pa

Signal to Noise - 88 dB-A

Preattenuation Pad -6; -12; -18 dB

Bass cut filter - 160; 80; 40 Hz

Electrical impedance - 200 Ohms

Recommended load impedance - 2200 Ohms

Polar Patterns - Cardioid, Figure of eight, Hypercardioid, Omnidirectional, and Wide Cardioid


Length - 38 mm

Width - 50 mm

Height - 160 mm

Net Weight - 300 g


Finish - dark gray/silver

Audio Output

TypeBalanced - XLR

Gender - Male

Contacts - 3-pin

Powering Interface

Voltage - 44 to 52 V

Current - 4.5 mA


Pro Studio - Yes


Vocals - Yes

Piano / Strings - Yes

Horns / Woodwinds - Yes