The Aston Origin is a high-performance cardioid condenser microphone utilising a one inch (1″) gold evaporated capsule. It’s versatile enough to use with any instrument and, for singer-songwriters, excels on acoustic guitar and vocals. Its hand-selected capsule is paired with high-end transformerless circuitry using only the finest components.
The Origin is designed to deliver direct, smooth and intimate sound… for a supremely natural and transparent recording.
Transducer Type – Condenser
Acoustic Operating Principle – Pressure Gradient
Directional Polar Pattern – Cardioid
Frequency Response – 20Hz – 20kHz (+/-3dB)
Equivalent Noise Level – 18dB A-Weighted
Sensitivity at 1kHz into 1kohm – 23.7mV/Pa
Maximum SPL for THD 0.5% – 127dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (rel. 94dB SPL) – 76dB A-Weighted
Pad Switch – -10dB
Low-Cut Filter – 80Hz
Product length – 125 mm / 4.92 in
Product width – 54 mm / 2.13 in
Product weight – 450 g / 0.99 lb