Neumann U 89 i Microphone
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Neumann U 89 i Microphone

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Designed for voice-overs, vocals, and multi-instrumental duties; Neumann U 89 i tops the list of highly-desirable microphones. It combines the classic low-noise circuitry with the latest capsule design. The built-in K89 capsule produces balanced and smooth audio in different polar patterns. Neumann mic also provides a switchable -6 dB pad to capture sounds without any distortion.

Neumann U 89 i Microphone Key Features:

  • Universal studio mic for live vocal, instrumental, and speech recording sessions
  • Large-diaphragm condenser enhances the sound appeal and makes it more engaging
  • Advanced capsule built with a low-noise, transformer-coupled circuitry
  • Provides uncoloured off-axis response with high linearity
  • Configurable polar patterns; hypercardioid, cardioid, figure-8, wide cardioid, & omnidirectional
  • Linear and smooth response is ideal for speech and voice-over
  • Switchable -6 dB pad & low-cut filter for varying sound pressure levels for zero distortion
  • Integrated K89 dual-diaphragm capsule for a balanced & smooth sound
  • Spills from other instruments are picked up without changes
  • Superior off-axis and flexible behaviour, preferred for orchestral recordings
  • XLR 3-pin output for quick connectivity to the stereo system
  • 48V phantom power ensures efficiency and continuous performance
  • Includes a wooden box for storage/travel
  • Technically superior in various aspects than the predecessors
  • Compact hard mounts & spider-style shock mounts are separately available

Expanded Neumann U 89 i Microphone Key Features:

Versatile Applications

Neumann U 89 i is a universal studio microphone that is one of the most preferred choices for multi-instrumental, voice-over, and vocal performances. This mic combines the power of sonic precision and state-of-the-art diaphragm condenser linearity. These functions merged with the flexibility and smoothness of the microphone make this one of the best preferences. U 89 i is a commendable vocal microphone used by trained professionals who like to capture their natural voice during the recordings. It is also commonly used for film dubbing and voice-over. The off-axis behaviour and flexibility of the microphone make it suitable for orchestral recordings. You can use it as a spot or main mic during individual sections and soloists.

Advanced Condenser Capsule

The Neumann microphone has an integrated K89 advanced dual-diaphragm condenser capsule which offers a smooth and extended frequency response in different polar patterns. The uniform diffuse-field response is important for recording natural sounds, especially in a reverberant environment. The sound balance of U 89 i stays the same and uncoloured, even if you switch between different polar patterns or an off-axis sound, such as audio spills from other instruments. Perfect for all studio applications, the microphone features five switchable polar patterns, including omnidirectional, figure-8, cardioid, hypercardioid, and wide cardioid.

Technical Superiority

U 89 i Neumann microphone with an advanced K89 capsule is a small and lightweight audio choice. With the goal for improvement, this mic proves to be technically superior in various ways. It can handle high sound pressure levels and features a flexible low-cut 80/160 Hz filter to minimise the rumble effect. The Neumann mic provides a configurable -6 dB pad that can capture up to 140 dB SPLs without any distortion. This makes it preferable for almost every recording situation in different genres.

What's in the box?

  • 1 x Neumann U 89 i Large-Diaphragm Multipattern Condenser Microphone (Nickel)
  • 1 x Wooden Box
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty


What is the benefit of using a Neumann U 89 I microphone?

This modern microphone combines a state-of-the-art diaphragm condenser and sonic precision, making it a universal studio choice. It is a suitable vocal mic for trained professionals as it captures their naturally beautiful voice. The microphone is also useful for dubbing, voice-over, solo, and individual spot performances.

Does the mic include different polar patterns?

Neumann U 89 i mic features five unique polar patterns; figure-8, omnidirectional, and cardioid are the three main patterns and hypercardioid and wide cardioid are the other two intermediate polar positions.

How can I minimise the sound distortion in the Neumann microphone?

The microphone features a low-cut 80/160 Hz filter and a configurable -6 dB pad which withstands extreme sound pressure levels without any distortion.

Which power source is provided with the microphone?

This U 89 i microphone comes with a 3-pin XLR output connector with 48V phantom power for smooth and uninterrupted performance.

How is the diffuse-field response of the U 89 I and is it beneficial?

The Neumann mic has an even diffuse-field response which makes it perfect for natural sound recording, especially beneficial in reverberant environments.

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Product Specification

Is Good For Vocals,VoiceOver
Pick-up pattern Omnidirectional, Cardioid, Hypercardioid
Type Hand held
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with a choice of repayment plans over 12, 24 or 36 months 13.9% APR (representative)

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36 month loan with a six month deferral period, 18.9% APR (representative)

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The balance of the finance agreement is payable directly to Novuna Consumer Finance in equal monthly instalments by monthly direct debit. The direct debit payments will commence at the end of the first month following receipt of your goods. The interest rate charged is 13.9% APR. Late payment and early repayment penalties apply; full details of these will be provided in the loan agreement pack.

For customers based in the Channel Island, please call us to apply for finance

  12 Months 24 Months  36 Months 
Cash price  £2,548.00  £2,548.00  £2,548.00
Deposit £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Loan Amount £2,548.00 £2,548.00 £2,548.00
Monthly Instalment 11 x £227.68 23 x £121.23 35 x £85.95
Final Instalment £227.68 £121.23 £85.95
Total Amount Repayable £2,732.16 £2,909.52 £3,094.20
Representative 13.9% APR 13.9% APR 13.9% APR

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The Buy Now Pay Later option comprises a 36 month loan following a six month deferral period.

During the six-month deferral period, it is possible to pay off the loan, either by way of a lump sum or in smaller amounts. If the loan is partially repaid within six months, the remaining interest will be adjusted to reflect the new balance. If the loan is fully repaid within the six-month deferral period, then no interest is payable, however, a £29 early settlement fee is payable in respect of repayments within these six months.

Following the six-month deferral period, Novuna Personal Finance will initiate a monthly direct debit payment for the remaining duration of the loan. Interest will be charged at a rate of 18.9% APR on outstanding balances (backdated to the first date of the loan). Novuna Personal Finance will send a reminder letter approximately one month before the six-month deferral period is due to elapse.

For customers based in the Channel Island, please call us to apply for finance

  Balance settled in full within the six month deferral period Balance NOT settled in full within the six month deferral period
Cash price £300 £300
Deposit £0 £0
Loan Amount £300 £300
Settlement fee £29 £0
Settlement payment £329 -
Monthly Instalment - 36 x £11.57
Total Amount Repayable £329 £416.52
Representative 18.9% APR 18.9% APR

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