The CX-112 is a true condenser microphone with a contemporary design and excellent performance char-acteristics. With a rich full-bodied sound delivered by its one-inch gold sputtered capsule the CX-112 is a single-patterned cardioid condenser that serves a variety of applications for project studios profes-sional audio production and live stage performances. Delivering a smooth uniform frequency response from 20 Hz – 20 kHz the CX-112 is equipped with switch-es for 10 dB pad and a bass roll-off. With 10 dB pad engaged the CX-112 is capable of sound pres-sure levels of 145 dB allowing the microphone to be used successfully on everything from subtle acoustic instruments in a studio to screaming guitar cabs on a concert stage. The CX-112 which is designed with a discreet low noise preamp circuitry operates on phantom power of 48-52 volts. Optimum results will be achieved by using the CX-112 with a high quality mic pre-amplifier and premium quality microphone cable.