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Article No. 506195

MK 8


Professional quality dual-diaphragm condenser microphone with five independant polar patterns for advanced home and studio recording. Two 1 inch diaphragms deliver warm and precise sound.

The MK 8 offers a great solution for advanced home recording applications and project studios alike. It is the microphone for people who pour all of their passion into their audio projects. The MK 8 offers sophisticated options to sign off your sound with your own personal handwriting. The dual-diaphragm condenser microphone delivers warm and precise sound reproduction. Its five independent polar patters allow for a multitude of recording applications and sound design options. No matter which mixing desk or recording device is used, the MK 8 matches the input sensitivity with a 3-step attenuator. Two adjustable filters compensate for the proximity effect as well as low frequency rumble or structure born noise. The MK 8 has dual one-inch diaphragms precisely spattered with 24-carat gold. The shock-mounted capsule is accommodated within a sturdy metal housing. The MK 8. Pride in Sound - Made in Germany.


  • Dual-diaphragm true condenser microphone
  • Five switchable polar patterns
  • 3-position switchable low cut/roll-off filter
  • 3-position pad switch
  • Two 24-carat gold plated 1 inch diaphragms
  • Shock-mounted capsule
  • Rugged metal housing
  • Safely sheltered electronics
  • Designed and made in Germany

Top Specs

  • Dimensions160 x 57 mm (L x D)
  • Weight (g)485 g
  • Transducer principleexternally polarised condenser microphone, 1‘‘ diaphragm
Tech Specs
  • Transducer principle
    externally polarised condenser microphone, 1‘‘ diaphragm
Frequency Specifications
  • AF Sensitivity
    14,1 mV /-37 dB dBV
  • Frequency response
    20 Hz – 20 kHz
Acoustic Properties
  • Dynamic Range
    132 dB
  • Equivalent Noise Level
    10 dB(A)
  • Low_Cut_Filter
    Switchable: Low cut: 60 Hz, -18dB/Octave / Roll off: 100 Hz, -6dB/Octave
Ambient Conditions
  • Operating Temperature
    0°C to +40°C
Electrical Properties
  • Nominal Impedance
    50 Ohms
  • Min_Terminating_Impedance
    1000 Ohms
  • Dimensions
    160 x 57 mm (L x D)
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  • Length (mm)
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  • Master Carton Weight (g)
  • Master Carton Width (mm)
  • Weight (g)
    485 g
  • Width (mm)
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  • Package Height
  • Package Weight
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What's in the box04
  • MK 8 microphone
  • MZQ 4 Microphone clamp
  • Pouch
  • Instruction manual
Accessories and spare parts03

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