El Segundo, CA - Oct 18, 2006 - MXL Microphones is now shipping the MXL.006 USB/cardioid condenser microphone. The MXL.006 features a large, gold diaphragm, a three-way attenuation switch and a USB output.
The analog section of the mic features a 20Hz to 20kHz frequency response, and a pressure-gradient condenser capsule. The digital section features a 16-bit delta sigma A/D converter with a sampling rate of 44.1kHz and 48kHz. A red LED behind the protective grill shows the user that the microphone is active and correctly oriented toward the user. The mic includes a travel case, a desktop microphone stand, a 10-foot USB cable and windscreen.