The Aston Origin is a high-performance cardioid condenser microphone utilising a one inch (1″) gold evaporated capsule. It is versatile enough to use with most instruments and excels on acoustic guitar and vocals. Its hand-selected capsule is teamed with high-end transformer-less circuitry using only the best components.
The Origin is designed to deliver direct, smooth and intimate sound… for a natural and transparent recording.
Transducer Type: Condenser
Acoustic Operating Principle: Pressure Gradient
Directional Polar Pattern: Cardiod
Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz (+/- 3dB)
Equivalent Noise level: 18dB A-Weighted
Sensitivity at 1kHz into 1kohm: 23.7mV-Pa
Maximum SPL for THD 0.5%: 127 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ration (rel. 94dB SPL): 76dB A-Weighted
Pad Switch: -10dB
Low-Cut Filter: 80Hz