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The Studio Projects CS5 is an externally polarized five pattern pressure gradient transducer microphones with FET impedance converter. The capsule is a 1.06” (27mm) capsule, with a diaphragm thinkness of 6µm. It features five selectable polar patterns, four selectable pads, four high pass filters, and four low pass filters for added control in various recording applications and a clear, full response expected from a large capsule microphone design. Versatility is key in the recording arena, and the Studio Projects CS5 is well equiped to handle any recording application. It is designed to deliver the finest quality vocal and instrumental recordings and will serve to enhance any professional or project studio. As a result of uncompromising dedication and advanced production capabilities, Studio Projects will continue to broaden the range of quality pro audio microphones & electronics for today's recording environment. The CS5 comes included with the famous Halo Shockmount, a case and a foam wind screen.


Which of these three are closer to a professional sound ?

...a much better option, IMHO, than any of those 3 within a similar price range would be the Studio Projects CS5 ($200 B-stock directly from PMI Audio: PMI Audio - B Stock - USA)... ...the CS5 is SP's top of the line LDC mic which is much smoother on the top-end than the original C1...

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Yamaha CS-15 vs Korg Mono/Poly

...with the case, and costs $600 less. I prefer the sound of the CS synths, I’ve had a CS-5 for years and love it. However, having owned a Mono/Poly before, I LOVE the functionality but find its overall sound less thrilling.

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