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AKG C480B ULS - Condenser Preamplifier

by AKG
£648.00 inc. vat
£540.00 ex. vat
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The AKG C480 B is the pre-amp for the, CK61, CK62, CK63, and CK69 ULS capsules, and represents one of the lowest level microphone amps ever built. The C480 B offers excellent audio quality and maximum flexibility. Its electronic circuitry coupled with a transformerless output stage assures completely linear transfer characteristics across the entire frequency range, while achieving self-noise figures close to the theoretical minimum.


  • Sophisticated microphone pre-amp design for ultralow noise performance
  • Transformerless output provides extremely low distortion, highest reliability and less weight
  • Switchable attenuation pad enables high SPL applications up to 144dB
  • Switchable bass-cut filter eliminates rumble or footfall noise
  • Specially designed output stage for difficult loads drives excessively long cables with no signal degradation


  • Audio frequency bandwidth: 20 to 20000 Hz
  • Preattenuation Pad: 6, -10 dB
  • Bass cut filter: 100 Hz
  • Recommended load impedance: 2000 Ohms
  • Polar Patterns: Cardioid 
  • Voltage: 48 V
  • Current: 2 mA
  • Type: Balanced XLR (Male)
  • Contacts: 3-pin 
  • Finish: matte black
  • Height: 173 mm
  • Diameter: 21 mm