Carefully handcrafted by AKG in Vienna, Austria – C12VR is an enhanced version of the original C12, from the capsule sound to right through to the original 6072A valve.
Pop your talent in front of a C12VR and let them sing – the creamy goodness drips all the way through to your control room monitors, and then some. Multipattern tube studio condenser microphone with nine polar patterns selectable by a remote control.
Among sound engineers, the AKG C12 is considered the holy grail of microphones. This legendary microphone, first built in the 1950s, is one of the most famous tube microphones in history, and its successor is today’s C12VR.