Selectable Pad at -10 or -20 dB. Selectable 40/80/160 Hz High-Pass Filter.Design Custom Polar Patterns via Plug-In. Allows Wireless Remote Control via OCR8. Includes Shockmount, Case & Accessories. Designed by a team of former AKG personnel, the Austrian Audio OC818 Studio Set is a large-diaphragm studio condenser microphone offering detailed audio capture and immense sonic customization for producers and engineers in personal and commercial recording facilities.
The handmade 1 ceramic capsule features two gold-plated polymer membranes to enable multiple polar patterns. Utilize the 5-position switch to set the OC818 to figure-8, hypercardioid, cardioid, omnidirectional, or wide cardioid. Each diaphragm is routed to a separate output connector for simple dual-channel recording, which allows you to design custom polar pattern responses across five frequency bands via the open-source PolarDesigner plug-in. Alternatively, the secondary output can be connected to the optional OCR8 Bluetooth module if you wish to enjoy convenient wireless control and selection of 255 polar patterns via the free iOS/Android PolarPilot app. Being 48 VDC phantom powered, the OC818 does not require batteries or an external power supply.
Front-panel switches are provided for easy access to the pad and roll-off settings. Set the pad to -10 or -20 dB to avoid distortion when miking loud sources such as drums or guitar cabinets. Activate the high-pass filter at 40, 80, or 160 Hz for attenuation of low-frequency problems including rumble and proximity effect.
The OC818's housing is constructed of zinc-aluminum alloy for strength and durability. The OC818 Studio Set includes a vibration-reducing shockmount, a traditional mic clip, a mini 5-pin XLR to 3-pin XLR cable, a windscreen for mitigating noise from breaths and blasts of air, and a protective carry case. Matched within 1 dB of every other OC18 or OC818 to allow the creation of stereo pairs (additional microphones available separately). 5-position polar pattern switch for figure-8, hypercardioid, cardioid (dual-cardioid mode when using the secondary output), omnidirectional, and "preset mode, " which defaults to wide cardioid, but can be set to anything via the free iOS/Android PolarPilot app and optional OCR8 Bluetooth dongle (required for PolarPilot control).
Microprocessor control of polarization voltages. 20 Hz to 20 kHz frequency range. Dual outputs for recording each diaphragm separately. Balanced 3-pin XLR main output.
Mini 5-pin XLR secondary output. Includes mini 5-pin XLR to 3-pin XLR adapter cable for secondary output. Includes shockmount, mic clip, windscreen, and protective carry case. Debuts Austrian Audio's Open Acoustics Technology. Wireless control of polar pattern, pad, and high-pass filter settings in real time via Bluetooth (optional OCR8 required).
Save, recall, and share favorite settings. Discover and create 255 discrete polar patterns. One setting can be stored in OC818 for use without PolarPilot app. No digital technology in the audio or bias paths.
Craft different polar pattern responses across 1-5 crossover bands. Store, recall, and share presets. Powerful Terminator AI for eliminating or rescuing selected frequencies and instruments. Equalization control for imprinting the tonality of free-field or diffuse-field idealized responses.
Optimized for use with the OC818 in dual-output mode, but works with any dual-output source. UPC: 810019100017 In the Box. Austrian Audio OC818 Studio Set Large-Diaphragm Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone. Austrian Audio OCS8 Shockmount for OC818 or OC18 Microphone.
Austrian Audio OCH8 Microphone Clip for OC818 or OC18 Microphone. Austrian Audio Foam Windshield for OC818 and OC18.Austrian Audio Mini XLR Cable for OC818, with Clip. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Microphones & Wireless Systems". The seller is "audiomidiplus" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.