Universal Audio SC-1 Studio Condenser Microphone
Pro-grade vocal/instrument recordings
The Universal Audio SC-1 Standard Condenser Microphone is the ultimate tool for capturing professional-grade vocals and instruments. Whether you're recording vocals, acoustic guitar, strings, or even a loud guitar cab, this microphone delivers classic condenser sound with precision and clarity. Its high SPL handling allows you to capture even the loudest sources without distortion, while its ultra-linear circuit and extended dynamic range ensure distortion-free results in both low and high frequencies. With the SC-1, you can expect smooth, studio-quality recordings every time.
Powerful mic modelling with ‘Hemisphere’
Experience the power of authentic mic modelling with the SC-1. Included with this microphone is the Hemisphere mic modelling plug-in, which utilizes the same award-winning technology found in our UA Sphere modelling microphones. This plug-in gives your studio access to the sound of essential condensers from renowned brands like Neumann, Sony, AKG, and more. Whether you're using it in real time with an Apollo interface or natively in your DAW, you can shape the sound of your recordings using filter, proximity, and axis controls, even after tracking. With the SC-1 and Hemisphere plug-in, achieving the perfect microphone sound has never been easier.
Sleek and rugged design
The SC-1 is not only a powerhouse in terms of sound quality, but it is also built to last. With its sleek and modern design, this microphone will be a stylish addition to your studio setup. Its rugged build quality ensures that it can withstand the demands of professional use, giving you decades of uncompromising recordings. No matter what you place in front of it, the SC-1 is ready to deliver exceptional sound reproduction and capture the true essence of your performances.
- Get the sounds of the world's most famous studio condenser mics from Neumann, Sony, AKG, and more*
- Shape the sound of your recordings using filter, proximity, and axis controls — even after tracking
- Enjoy smooth, professional recordings with SC-1’s ultra-linear circuit and extended dynamic range
- Enjoy years of uncompromising recordings with genuine UA craftsmanship
- Microphone Type: Condenser
- Polar Pattern: Cardioid
- Frequency Range: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
- Sensitivity: -39 dB (0 dB = 1V/Pa @ 1 kHz)
- Output Impedance: 200 Ohms
- Phantom Power Requirements: 48 VDC, 3 mA (Typical)
- Self Noise: 12 dB
- Maximum SPL: 145 dB (1% T.H.D. @ 1 kHz)
- Connector: 3-Pin XLRM
- Included Accessory: Mic Mount, 5/8” to 3/8” Thread Adapter, UA Carrying Case
- Dimensions (LxD): 6.4” (162 mm) x 2.36" 2” (52 mm)
- Weight: 0.8 lbs (363 g)
- Model Name:
- Universal Audio
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