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DescriptionThe super-cardioid MKH 8050 will give higher attenuation of off-axis sound from the side than its cardioid sister model. It is a good choice for recording soloists, where the requirements for lateral acoustic separation are higher.
Super-cardioid pick-up pattern
Wide frequency response 30 to 50.000 Hz
Symmetrical transducer with 2 backplates providing extremly low distortion
Extremly low inherent self-noise
Accurate directional pattern
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Discussed in SHADOW PICKUP VS K&K PICKUP. Which delivers a more acoustic sound? in the TalkBass community
This was my opinion too for a long time...but checking out a Sennheiser MKH 8050 and MKH 8020 made me thinking about again...:p Sennheiser MKH 8050 - Condenser Microphone - Ideal ... ... more