Warm Audio has launched a pair of microphones based on the classic ’47 used on countless hit records over the last 50+ years. Designed for pro studio, home studio, live, and broadcast applications, they use a custom k47 style capsule reproduction, designed with the same hole pattern and frequency response as the vintage design. Warm’s version (model# WA-47-B-80v) is manufactured by an Australian capsule manufacturer with careful precision and repeat-ability.
is a tube condenser microphone utilizing a Slovak Republic JJ 5751 vacuum tube with lower gain and lower noise, allowing the sonics of the capsule and transformer to be heard more significantly than some higher gain tubes might allow.
is an FET transformerless condenser microphone whose circuit uses high quality Toshiba FET’s, Wima film capacitors and Panasonic electrolytic capacitors. The circuit is modernized and simpler than the classic ‘47 tube microphone, but the components and circuitry are top-notch, and have a sound quality and tone that punches far above anything ever heard in this price range.More…