Neumann TLM 103 Studio Set

Studio microphone

  • Large diaphragm microphone based on the K87 capsule
  • Cardioid
  • Frequency range: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Equivalent noise level (A-weighted1) 7 dB-A
  • SPL is ideally suited for THD <0.5%2) 138 dB
  • Nominal Impedance: 50 Ohm
  • Due to the minimal inherent-noise it is ideally suited for: broadcasters, very quiet instruments, radio plays, sound recording / sampling, home recording
  • Is great as a spot microphone and for reducing the sound in e.g. wind instruments, strings, percussion, guitar amps, drum overhead positions
  • Colour: Nickel
  • Dimensions: diameter 60 mm x length 132 mm
  • Weight approx. 450 g
  • Includes 1x EA1 elastic suspension together with high-quality cardboard packaging - but without a wooden case and rigid support
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Further Information

Tube No
Switchable Polar Pattern No
Omnidirectional No
Cardioid Yes
Figure-8 No
Low Cut No
Pad No
shockmount included Yes
USB Microphone No

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h a v, 30.07.2015
Not sure why this mic became so popular, as I don't find its character useful on enough sound sources to warrant the price. It has a lot of weight in the lower frequencies, and a lot of sparkle on top. The lower mid is rather scooped, so you essentially get a smiley face type of character. This can of course be useful, but in real life this is mostly for getting dull sound sources to rise and shine.

I think it's excellent on raspy male voices that need all the clarity they can get. I've also used it on upright bass, and on some occasions on some acoustic guitars that needed to be brought to life. It would probably have been good in front of a kick drum, if it had been equipped with a pad. It hasn't, and its output is really hot as it is?so in front of louder sound sources, it will basically give you line level signal which is not something all microphone preamps are comfortable with. So it's useless for drums.
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99 red balloons, 08.04.2020
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Very good and sounds great but is very expensive. You get what you pay for.
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