Milab DC-196
Multipattern Condenser Microphone with Large Rectangular Dual Membrane Capsule

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Milab's DC-196 is a multipattern condenser microphone with a large rectangular dual membrane capsule.  Comes in white (shown above) and black (not shown).


  • Variable pattern microphone: Cardioid, omni and figure eight
  • Small-format mic with rectangular large dual membrane capsule
  • Built-in pop protection
  • -12 dB pre-attenuation
  • Shock-absorbing rubber-fitted capsule
  • Recommended for studio or live vocals and instruments


  • Frequency response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Sensitivity @ 1kHz: 21.5 mV / Pa +/- 2 dB
  • Switchable pre-attenuation: -12 dB
  • Maximum SPL (1% THD @ 1kHz): 132/144 dB
  • A-weighted noise level (IEC 179-A): 12dB
  • Power supply: 48 V +/- 4 V phantom
  • Output impedance: < 200 Ohms
  • Minimum load impedance: 1 kOhm
  • Connection: 3-pin XLR
    • Pin 1: Earth (Shield)
    • Pin 2: Plus (Hot)
    • Pin 3: minus (Cold)
  • Net weight: 230g
  • Length: 145 mm
  • Diameter: 27 mm

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Milab's Marketing Manager Mattias Strömberg discusses the Milab DC-196 at Full Compass

Milab DC-196 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone overview at Full Compass Systems with Milab Marketing Manager Mattias Strömberg
Milab's DC-196 is a crystal-clear, multi-purpose microphone built for vocals and instruments in both the studio and live performances, and packs a high-quality, large-membrane capsule into a small format microphone about the size of an iPhone.


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