Vanguard V44S

Heavy-duty brass, aluminum, steel, and zinc construction
Robust punched-steel capsule rotation mechanism
Open-weave headbasket for low internal reflections and “open-air” voicing
Each V44S comes with its own laser-engraved serial number
Over-spec componentry
Deep-gloss Pinot Noir finish
Polished nickel trim
Precision-cast Vanguard badge
Final Assembly & 100% Quality Control in California, USA
5-Year Warranty

Twin custom-voiced, edge-terminated 34mm dual-capsule assembly with 3µm gold-sputtered Mylar diaphragms
3 independently selectable polar patterns per capsule
Electronically-balanced solid-state circuitry loaded with premium-grade components
Ultra-low-noise JFET design
Deep-cycle cryogenic treatment of critical signal & power path components
90º rotatable top capsule with 15º detents
Versatile splitter box for mobile & live recording conditions

Transducer Type: Condenser
Capsule Size: 1.34″/ 34mm (dual-capsule)
Diaphragm Size: 1.04″ / 26.4mm
Capsule Diaphragms Thickness: 3µm
Electronics Type: Solid-state, electronically-balanced output
Output Impedance: 200 Ohm
Max SPL: appx. 135dB
Frequency Response: 20Hz-20000Hz
Equivalent Noise Level: <=14dBA (A-weighted)
S/N Ratio: >=80dB (Ref. 1Pa A-weighted)
Output Connector: Male XLR 5-pin, gold-plated
Finish: Polished nickel trim / High-gloss Pinot Noir
Weight (microphone): 0.50kg
Weight (in case): 4.28kg
Dimensions (microphone):239mm long, 46.25mm max diameter
Dimensions (case): 430mmL x 320mmW x 153mm
Voltage Requirement: Phantom Power (+48V ideal)