Originally Posted by rcrowley
@apple-q I am sorry that you missed the point. blags is asking whether he should acquire a SECOND coincident microphone and I observed that there is almost NO apparent advantage in doing that. Whatever benefits there may be from a coincident pair, however configured, acquiring ANOTHER coincident pair offers very little advantage. Certainly not enough benefit to justify the cost, at least IMHO.
Not if it´s an ECM909 of course not.
Acquiring a BETTER xy mic than the on-board one however WILL have a big impact on the results.
Ripping crappy capsules further apart will still sound crappy. So in that sense the main issue is not the fact that the capsules are close together.