The MXL Cube is a pressure-gradient condenser microphone with a full, detailed sound and high SPL capability that are perfect for recordings of drums and percussion instruments. With its FET preamp, this compact studio microphone delivers low-noise recordings.

MXL Cube

Drum Condenser Microphone

You will love the big, full-bodied sound of this unconventional-looking mic. The
MXL Cube delivers powerfully clear and natural percussion. Its gold-sputtered, 6-micron diaphragm delivers professional sound, and a high SPL rating delivers on loud drums. Use it once, and the only thing you'll cherish more than your MXL Cube is the amazingly low price.

  • Ideal condenser microphone for recording drums
  • FET preamp with balanced output and low noise
  • Full low end, smooth midrange and detailed high end
  • Compact design that makes placement easy
  • Gold-sputtered diaphragm for an outstanding tone

Precussion Microphone

Tube Type:
Condenser pressure gradient capsule
6 micron, gold-sputtered
Frequency Response:
20 Hz - 20 kHz
Polar pattern:
Output Impedance:
100 ohms
Equivalent noise:
14 dB (A-weighted IEC 268-4)
S/N Ratio:
80 dB, 1 kHz @ 1Pa
Max SPL for .5% THD:
132 dB
Power Requirements:
48V Phantom Power (+/- 4V)
0.85 lbs/385g
Metal Finish:
Black with chrome grill
Included Accessories
Hard Mount Mic
Stand Adapter
Optional Accessories
MXL Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
MXL Microfiber
Cleaning Cloth
Low Profile

Music Radar Logo Date: 8/10/2010
Headline: The 603 condenser mics, the Cube, the V67n and the A-55 Kicker
Publication: The UK's Best-Selling Drum Magazine Rhythm

MXL Cube Microphone / DRUM Magazine - September 2009

MXL Cube Microphone

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