AKG - Lyra USB microphone
AKG - Lyra - Quad Capsule USB Mic - Stereo, Mono, Fig-8 & Wide Stereo Modes
|Instalment Rate:||0% p.a. (fixed)|
|Cost of purchase:||£115.00|
|Total inc. interest:||£115.00|
Purchase Rate: 21.9% p.a. (variable)
Representative: 21.9% APR (variable)
Assumed Credit Limit: £1,200Subject to status. Terms and Conditions apply.
By DPD On 20th Sep
to your specified address. |
Receive SMS with one-hour delivery window
Weekend, timed and European delivery options are available at checkout
Have your parcel delivered by DPD to your specified address. Receive SMS with one-hour delivery windowWeekend, timed and European delivery options are available at checkout
Collect from our Bolton store, BL6 6PE |
Order online, collect from our Bolton store (25-28 Enterprise Park, Middlebrook, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 6PE)
UPS and DPD Pickup Pickup from local convenience store |
Collect your parcel from your newsagents, petrol stations and convenience stores
Protect against installation damage for 28 days.
ScanProtect is an enhanced warranty specifically designed and offered by Scan to reduce the risk of any mishap or damage to components during installation.
Our aim with ScanProtect is to encourage our customers to upgrade or build their own PC confidently. For a small additional fee our customers are provided with complete peace of mind.
Lyra Ultra HD Multimode USB Microphone from AKG
Ultra HD-grade 24-bit/192kHz audio resolution
Showcasing advanced circuitry inspired by 70 years of legendary AKG acoustic engineering, the AKG Lyra provides the highest audio quality in its field, with acoustically transparent, 4K-compatible, Ultra HD-grade 24-bit/192kHz audio resolution.
Lyra arrives with the innovative AKG Adaptive Capsule Array, a nifty little feature that allows user-selectable capture modes which are optimized for any performance and makes it easy to deliver a professional, optimal sound for any given application. The simple plug-and-play operation enables creators of all experience levels to get set up with and start recording in no time, all the while the easily accessible controls provide flawless and effortless operation.
An internal self-adjusting shock mount reduces contact noise, while a built-in sound diffuser along with AKG’s proprietary Internal Element Overload Prevention automatically decreases noise, gets rid of pops and boosts signal levels.
Four Versatile Capture Modes
Wider stereo separation, room ambience, and depth The AKG Adaptive Capsule Array adopts four versatile capture modes to accommodate to performance needs, eradicating guesswork and giving users the ability to capture unprecedented audio quality in a wide range of recording scenarios. Front mode confines the target sound from distracting background noise by blocking unwanted sounds at the back and sides of the microphone, ideal for capturing or live-streaming spoken word, vocals, or close-mic’d instruments.
Front and back mode captures and mixes together sound equally on all sides, which is perfect for face-to-face interviews and duets. Tight Stereo mode captures audio in true stereo with discreet left and right audio, delivering great separation for side-by-side interviews or panel discussions, or for recording instruments like drums or piano. Wide stereo mode captures audio with a wider stereo separation, room ambience, and depth. This is optimal for dynamic situations where users want to capture sounds from all around the mic such as documentaries, field recordings, or spontaneous jam sessions.
Engineered to work straight out of the box Designed with plug-and-play simplicity, Lyra applies ease of use for all creators to set up and record straight away, regardless of experience level. It requires no assembly, no need for a separate audio interface and thanks to its seamless software integration, Lyra has been engineered to work straight out of the box.
Compatibility with Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android devices shows Lyra’s versatility so users can swiftly record ideas in the studio or on the go. Whether you’re recording music in a digital audio workstation, live streaming on Twitch or shooting a YouTube video, AKG have made using Lyra as simple as plugging in a USB cable and pressing go-live or record.
Full Focus, No Interruptions
Zero latency Lyra is rigged with a “zero-latency” headphone jack and headphone volume knob that cancels out the short delay between speaking into a microphone and hearing the signal in the headphones, preventing creators from breaking concentration and helping them maintain full focus on their performance.
A Visual Overview of the AKG Lyra USB Mic
Quick and easy control with timeless aesthetics Inspired by classic studio microphones like the legendary AKG C414, Lyra features a sleek design that combines quick and easy control with timeless aesthetics. Users needn’t worry about losing control thanks to essential functions like capture modes, volume levels and mute all of which are ergonomically placed and easily accessed right on the mic.
For easy positioning on a desktop, Lyra comes with an integrated desktop stand featuring hassle-free, built-in cable management. The mic may also be mounted to a traditional mic stand or microphone boom arm for added flexibility in the studio. To top it all off, Lyra includes Ableton Live 10 Lite recording software, and works flawlessly with all major audio and video production software and online platforms.
Click below to see what the AKG Lyra USB Mic can do for you!
The Tech Spec
|Transfer Protocol||USB 2.0|
|Transducer||4 proprietary, permanently polarized back plate, condenser capsules|
|Capture Modes||Selectable; Front, Front & Back, Tight Stereo and Wide Stereo|
|Frequency Response||20 Hz – 20 kHz|
|Bit Depth / Sample Rate||24-bit / 192 kHz|
|Maximum SPL||129 dB SPL (0.5% THD)|
|Power Requirement/Consumption||5V USB / 75 mA|
|Power Output (RMS)||43 mW|
|Frequency Response||20 Hz – 22 kHz|
|S/N Ratio||98.0 dB|
|Polar Pattern (Direction)|
|Wired / Wireless|
|Including Shock Mount||No|
|Including Pop Shield||No|
|Including Mic Clip||No|
Please note your statutory rights are not affected.
For further information regarding Scan's warranty procedure please see our terms and conditions
- 24 months
- Return to base
- DOA Period:
- 28 days
- RTB Period:
- 24 months
Date Issued: 20th Oct 2008
Disk checking, defragmenting, windows update, virus scanning... there’s a lot to do to keep a system running smoothly. So, how often should you perform the tasks that look after both your computer and your data? Some need to be done more regularly than others. Here’s a few tips on how often you should be doing things.