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Here are some new ways to look at the microphone database.

Most-viewed mic profiles

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  1. Shure SM7B
  2. Brauner VM1
  3. Cascade Fat Head II Active
  4. Sennheiser e 815 S
  5. MXL 910
  6. MXL 440
  7. MXL 3000
  8. Shure SM57
  9. AKG C636
  10. Sennheiser MKH 50
  1. Shure SM57
  2. Shure SM7B
  3. Neumann U 47
  4. AKG C 414 EB
  5. RØDE NT1-A
  6. Neumann U 87 Ai
  7. Neumann U 87
  8. E-V RE20
  9. Audio-Technica AT2020
  10. Sennheiser MD 421-II
  1. Shure SM57
  2. Shure SM7B
  3. Oktava MK-012
  4. Neumann U 47
  5. Neumann U 87 Ai
  6. Neumann U 87
  7. Sennheiser MD 421-II
  8. Neumann KM 84
  9. E-V RE20
  10. Apex 460

Least-viewed mic profiles

Newest mic profiles

  1. Josephson C725
  2. Stager SR-1A
  3. Bartlett Audio Bass Mic
  4. Bartlett Audio Fiddle Mic
  5. Bartlett Audio Banjo Mic
  6. Bartlett Audio Guitar Mic
  7. Bartlett Audio Mandolin Mic
  8. Bartlett Audio Stage Floor Mic-EC
  9. Bartlett Audio Cello Mic
  10. Stager SR-2N
  1. Josephson C725
  2. Stager Stereo SR-2N
  3. Stager SR-3
  4. Stager SR-2N
  5. Stager SR-1A
  6. ADK Z-251
  7. ADK Z-12
  8. Austrian Audio OC818
  9. Bartlett Audio Cello Mic
  10. Bartlett Audio Stage Floor Mic-EC

Lowest-noise mics

Most-reviewed mics

  1. Marek RS-1 (1.5 dBA)
  2. Lewitt LCT 550 (3.0 dBA)
  3. CAD E100S (3.7 dBA)
  4. Shure KSM44A (4.0 dBA)
  5. Nevaton MC52-MS (4.0 dBA)
  6. Lewitt LCT-540S (4.0 dBA)
  7. Nevaton MC50-Quad (4.0 dBA)
  8. RØDE NT1 (4.5 dBA)
  9. RØDE NT1-A (5.0 dBA)
  10. Sennheiser MKH 70 (5.0 dBA)
  1. Blue Ball (12 reviews)
  2. Roswell Mini K47 (12 reviews)
  3. Heil Sound PR-40 (12 reviews)
  4. Oktava MK-012 (11 reviews)
  5. beyerdynamic M 160 (9 reviews)
  6. Gefell M 930 (9 reviews)
  7. Blue Dragonfly (9 reviews)
  8. JZ BH-1 (9 reviews)
  9. sE Z3300A (8 reviews)
  10. sE sE1a (8 reviews)

Most capsules

Most Awards

  1. Neumann CMV-563 (22 capsules)
  2. Violet Global Pre (19 capsules)
  3. Blue Bottle (19 capsules)
  4. Schoeps CMC 5 (18 capsules)
  5. Schoeps M 222 (18 capsules)
  6. Schoeps CMC 6 (18 capsules)
  7. Blue Stage Two (17 capsules)
  8. Blue Stage One (17 capsules)
  9. Telefunken Ela M 260 (16 capsules)
  10. Oktava MC 012 (13 capsules)
  1. Shure KSM9HS (4 awards)
  2. Audio-Technica AT5040 (4 awards)
  3. AEA N22 (3 awards)
  4. E-V RE320 (3 awards)
  5. Sennheiser MK4 (3 awards)
  6. Audio-Technica AT4081 (3 awards)
  7. Telefunken Ela M 80 (3 awards)
  8. Audio-Technica ATM450 (3 awards)
  9. AKG C451 Anniversary (2 awards)
  10. Neumann TLM 107 (2 awards)