AKG Podcaster Essentials Podcasting Kit
AKG Podcaster Essentials - Includes AKG Lyra USB microphone, AKG K371 headphones, Ableton® Live 10 Lite
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|Cost of purchase:||£216.50|
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|Cost of purchase:||£216.50|
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Audio Production Toolkit
AKG - 'Podcaster Essentials'
professional, polished sound
for your audio projectsDesigned with podcasters and YouTubers in mind, AKG’s ‘Podcaster Essential’s contains all the tools (and more!) you’ll require for producing professional sounding, well-polished audio for your projects. Included in the ‘Podcaster Essentials’ is the ‘Lyra’, multipattern USB condenser microphone, ‘K371’ closed back studio headphones, a dual headphone adapter, and also included is a copy of ‘Ableton Live 10 Lite’, and a four-part recording course at Berklee Online!
No matter if you’re going solo on your own podcasts, or recording shows with a guest, AKG’s ‘Podcaster Essential’s makes sure you can be set up and getting to work right away! There’s no requirement to install any drivers or a separate audio interface; with ‘Lyra’, it really is just a case of plug-and-play with Mac/Windows systems and iOS/Android setups!
All-In-One Podcaster KitIncludes AKG Lyra USB microphone, AKG K371 headphones, Ableton® Live 10 Lite audio production software, free Berklee Online introductory recording course and all interconnecting cables
Ultra-HD Sound QualityLyra captures up to 24-bit/192kHz high-resolution audio, and K371 headphones—with 50mm titanium-coated drivers—provide a wide frequency response to hear every detail
Multimode MicrophoneLyra has four selectable captue modes—Front, Front + Back, Tight Stereo and Wide Stereo—making it capable of capturing audio in a variety of applications
'Lyra' USB Microphone
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.
AKG - 'K371'
5Hz – 40kHz frequency response!No matter if you’re a recording musician, studio engineer, podcaster, video editor or YouTuber, one thing we all have in common is, we’re always in creative mode. AKG’s ‘K371’ Professional Studio Headphones find the perfect harmony between studio-grade sound, luxurious comfort and sleek aesthetic design.
The ‘K371’s have been painstakingly engineered to match AKG’s ‘Reference Response’ acoustic target to authentically reproduce natural, balanced audio in incredible detail, allowing you to make decisions with greater confidence when mixing and editing. The ‘K371’s pack punching bass and higher highs, greater than any other headphone in their class, with an impressive frequency response of 5Hz – 40kHz!
AKG included plus, luxurious earcups to ensure your ears remain in magnificent comfort too – because once you hear just how good these headphones sound, you’ll never want to take them off!
50mm driversLargest in class, professional drivers for professional performance.
adjustable headbandComfortable, repetable fit with superior clamping force.
premium ear padsSlow-retention foam delivers luxurious comfort and low leakage.
AKG: 'Recording a Podcast'
AKG - 'Lyra' Tech Spec
|Features||Specification||Form Factor||Stand/Boom Mount|
|Sound Field||Mono, Stereo|
|Stereo/Surround Configuration||A/B (Adjustable Stereo Width)|
|Capsule||4 x Electret Condenser|
|Polar Pattern||Cardioid, Omnidirectional|
|Pattern Selection||Switched (Adjustable on Mic)|
|Indicators||Single LED (Status)|
|On-Board Controls||Gain, Headphone Volume, Polar Pattern, Mic Mute|
AKG - 'K371' Tech Spec
|Sensitivity||114 dB SPL/V|
|Rated Impedance||32 Ohms|
|Sensitivity (dB SPL/V @ 1 kHz)||114|
|Rated impedance (Ω)||32|
|Polar Pattern (Direction)|
|Wired / Wireless|
|Including Shock Mount||No|
|Including Pop Shield||No|
|Including Mic Clip||No|
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