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Excellent for vocal recording in studios and film post production houses, Sony's C-800G Studio Tube Condenser Microphone is designed for the highest possible sound reproduction quality. The C-800G features a high-quality dual large diaphragm for true reproduction of vocal qualities, vacuum tube warm sound quality through a 6AU6 vacuum tube, a unique Peltier-based cooling system to achieve optimum tube operating temperature, and an electronically selectable pick-up pattern (Omni/Uni) for various recording applications. The package includes a power supply (AC-MC800G) and all the necessary accessories.
Sony developed the C-800G condenser microphone to be the definitive vocal recording device with the ability to provide full dynamic range, yet reproduce delicate and subtle nuances of sound, even at high levels. Designed for the highest possible sound reproduction quality, this microphone is ideal for critical vocal recording in recording studios and film postproduction houses.
Utilizing a vacuum tube selected for optimum sonic quality and an innovative cooling system, the C-800G microphone delivers a warm, natural, rich and powerful but delicate sound with low noise and minimum distortion.The superbly natural sound of the C-800G microphone will meet the most critical expectations of all professionals working in the demanding fields of recording and production. For engineers seeking the ultimate in sound quality, this microphone is the premier choice.
The Ultimate in Sound Quality
The use of a rigorously selected vacuum tube gives the C-800G microphone its superb sonic quality, particularly at high frequencies and with exceptionally low noise levels. With a wide dynamic range and the ability to resolve subtle sound detail, the sonic quality is expressed as rich, natural and sensitive with an outstanding response to fast transients.
Critical Vocal Recordings
The C-800G microphone is particularly suitable for critical vocal recording in recording studios and film and video postproduction houses, where sound clarity and nuance are essential.
With a high sensitivity of -28dB/Pa, the C-800G microphone can capture subtle nuances at high frequencies with low noise levels and minimum distortion.
Advanced Cooling System
The C-800G is the first microphone in the world to incorporate a built-in thermoelectric cooling system employing a semiconductor device, heat pipe and heat sink, which greatly contribute to the low noise and low distortion characteristics.
Noise Elimination Construction
The C-800G microphone incorporates a two-part aluminum body that effectively helps to prevent acoustic vibration from reaching the microphone capsule, resulting in clarity of reproduction.
The C-800G provides electronically selectable directivity, either omni- directional or uni-directional, for maximum flexibility and control over pickup angle.
|Frequency Response||20 Hz to 18 kHz|
|Dynamic Range||113dB or more|
|S/N Ratio||(Uni) 76dB or more
(Omni) 73dB or more
|Inherent Noise (0dB=20µPa)||(Uni) Less than 18dBSPL (Omni) Less than 21dBSPL|
|Max SPL (dB SPL)(0dB=20µP)||(Uni) 131dB SPL (71 Pa) (Omni) 134dB SPL (100 Pa)|
|Connector||MIC output; JR16RK-7P type|
|Cable Length||Mic Cable: 26 feet|
|Power Requirements||AC120V, 50/60Hz (AC-MC800G)|
|Dimensions||Mic: 2 1/4 dia. x 7 5/8 x 9 3/8 inches
|Weight||Mic: 1 lb 16 oz
Power Supply (AC-MC800G)
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