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JZ Microphones The Amethyst AMVT - Vintage Condenser Microphone

£1,089.00 inc. vat
£907.50 ex. vat
SKU SJZMAMETHYSTVIN
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JZ Microphones The Amethyst AMVT - Vintage Condenser Microphone

The JZ Microphones Amethyst is a large diaphragm condenser microphone revered by top professionals in the industry. The Amethyst gives you that classic vintage sound attributed to the golden age of music. 

Classic Warm Sound Loved Through Decades

Revered by top professionals in the industry The Amethyst gives you that classic vintage sound attributed to the golden age of music.

This Is What You Choose When Compromise Isn't An Option

While simultaneously offering state-of-the-art components and showcasing the possibilities of modern technology, each and every Amethyst is carefully hand-made by our senior craftsmen and thoroughly tested until there are absolutely no doubts about the end result!

30+ Years Of Experience

The technology behind JZ Microphones products has a long history.

It has been tested and polished for more than 30 years and today combines best technical solutions traditionally found in classic microphones as well as widely recognised, innovations and improvements, achieved through painstaking research and application.

Synergy Of Tradition And Innovation

The technology behind JZ Microphones products has a long history. It has been tested and polished for more than 30 years and today combines best technical solutions traditionally found in classic microphones as well as widely recognized, innovations and improvements, achieved through painstaking research and application.

The successful marriage between the old and the new gives you a microphone that truly belongs in the 21st century and is able to achieve the level of sound quality demanded in today’s industry.

Golden Drop Technology 

The soul of each and every Amethyst microphone is the unique Golden Drop Capsule technology.

Using this innovation, the capsule’s diaphragm is lighter; therefore, it moves much faster and deliver more clarity, precision as well as reduce coloration and distortions.

Specifications

  • Transducer Type: electrostatic
  • Operating principle: pressure gradient
  • Polar Patterns: Cardioid
  • Diaphragm’s active diameter: 25 mm (1")
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Sensitivity at 1 kHz: 21 mV/Pa
  • Output Impedance: 50Ω
  • Rate Load Impedance: >1000Ω
  • Maximum SPL: 134 dB SPL (2.5kΩ, 0.5% THD)
  • S/N Ratio: 87 dB-A
  • Noise Level: 7 dB-A
  • Dynamic Range: 127 dB
  • Power Requirement: + 48V DC Phantom Power
  • Weight: 350 g
  • Dimensions: 168mm x 63mm x 41mm
  • Current consumption: <2 mA
  • Output connector: 3-pin XLR male