AKG C1000S

Battery Powered Condenser

Order Code: C1000SMKIV
RRP: $429.00

C1000S is one of the most flexible microphones around. Supplied accessories include polar pattern changer (tightening the mic to hypercardioid) and presence boost adaptor (boosting frequencies around 3-5KHz for crisp vocals). Condenser mic that can grab either phantom power from a desk or preamp, or run off internal batteries making it ideal for location recording.

New features for this model:
If no phantom power is available, the C1000 S can be powered by two standard AA batteries for up to 120 hours. More versatile than ever before, the new C1000S now features a bass-cut switch and a switchable -10 dB pad.

Photo of AKG C1000S available from Factory Sound
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In the box:

  • C1000S dual-powered condenser microphone
  • SA63 microphone stand adaptor
  • PB1000 presence boost adaptor
  • PPC1000 polar pattern converter
  • W1001 foam windshield
  • Carry bag


  • Gold sputtered microphone capsule and XLR pins - give high immunity against humidity
  • Powered by internal AA batteries or by phantom power - for use with any equipment and every application
  • Bass cut and -10 dB switchable - for amazing versatility in every situation
  • Presence boost adaptor - provides three frequency settings for different sound sources
  • Unique polar pattern converter - allows the microphone to be switched from cardioid to hyper-cardioid