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MXL REVELATION Variable Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone

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  • $1,295.00
  • Regular price MSRP: $1,495.00

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The MXL Revelation® is a studio microphone that delivers the warmth and intimacy of a quality tube microphone, but with extended clarity and punch for balanced recording. A dual gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm and hand-selected EF86 pentode tube provide warm, rich and transparent sound. The Revelation®'s polar pattern selection is virtually limitless thanks to the variable knob. Whether you record vocals, instruments, percussion or simply use it as a room mic, the MXL Revelation® can handle any recording task.

  • MXL's flagship all-purpose mic—superior quality and detail
  • Variable control that lets you blend pickup patterns
  • EF86 pentode tube that brings out a warm vintage sound
  • Flat response that gives pure, natural recordings
  • Mogami cable and wiring for exceptional audio fidelity


Variable Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone


Dual gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm

Tube Type:


Frequency Response:

20 Hz - 20 kHz

Polar Pattern:

Continuously variable


-40 dB re 1 V/Pa

Output Impedance:

140 ohms

Attenuation Switch:

0 dB, -10 dB

High Pass Filter:

12 dB/octave @ 125Hz

Equivalent Noise:

-18 dB (A-weighted IEC 651)

S/N Ratio:

76 dB

Max SPL for .5% THD:

138 dB SPL

Power Requirements:

Revelation® Power Supply Unit 110/220 VAC, 50/60Hz


7 1/2" X 2 1/2"/190mm x 63.5mm (mic only)


2 lbs / 907g (mic only)

Metal Finish:

Dark Violet and Chrome

Manufacturer: MXL Microphones
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I248708-N-0-B
UPC: 801813139006