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AKG Podcaster Essentials with Lyra USB Microphone and 371 Headphones

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1500000320102   POS #:116302126
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The AKG Podcaster Essentials kit includes everything you need to transform your computer, tablet or phone into a professional-quality production studio, featuring an AKG Lyra Ultra HD multimode USB microphone, AKG K371 professional closed-back headphones, Ableton Live 10 Lite audio-production software, a free introductory recording course at Berkle...  Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$249.00
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Overview

The AKG Podcaster Essentials kit includes everything you need to transform your computer, tablet or phone into a professional-quality production studio, featuring an AKG Lyra Ultra HD multimode USB microphone, AKG K371 professional closed-back headphones, Ableton Live 10 Lite audio-production software, a free introductory recording course at Berklee Online, and a full set of accessories including cables and headphone splitter. You’ll be ready to record in minutes with tools optimized for capturing high-quality audio, whether you’re in the studio or on location.

AKG Lyra USB microphone plugs right into your computer to capture sound in 24-bit/192 kHz Ultra HD quality and offers pro features like intuitive capture modes and sonic enhancements that tailor your sound for any recording scenario.

AKG K371 professional closed-back headphones let you monitor your recordings live, in full fidelity, while preventing sound from bleeding into your microphone.

Ableton Live 10 Lite (Mac/PC) production software makes it easy to record, edit and arrange your podcast, from shaping the sound of your voice to building backing tracks with pre-recorded loops.

Berklee Online Recording Course This four-part course provides a broad introduction to audio production, from using microphones to recording digital audio.

For 70 years, the pros have relied on AKG products to craft music’s biggest hits. Now you can bring that legendary sound quality to your podcasts with this versatile production kit that goes anywhere you go. 


Features

AKG Lyra USB microphone
  • 4K-ready, Ultra HD, 24-bit/192 kHz resolution with a full-spectrum frequency response of 20 Hz–20 kHz 
  • Compatible with Mac, Windows, Android and iOS devices (see system requirements for full support)
  • Adaptive Capsule Array technology provides four intuitive capture modes: Front, Front + Back, Tight Stereo and Wide Stereo
  • Easily accessible controls: Capture Mode Selection, Input Gain Control, Output Volume, Microphone Mute 
  • Camera-ready, vintage-modern design
  • Self-adjusting shock mount reduces surface contact noise
  • Built-in sound diffuser and proprietary Internal Element Overload Prevention reduce noise and pops and improve signal levels
  • Integrated desktop stand with cable-management channel can be removed to mount microphone on a boom or traditional mic stand
  • S/N ratio: 98 dB
  • Zero-latency monitoring via 3.5mm headphone jack 
  • Frequency response: 20 Hz–22 kHz
  • Output impedance: 16 ohms
  • Power output (RMS): 24 mW
  • USB C 2.0 output 
AKG K371 Headphone
  • Closed-back, oval over-ear design offers superior isolation, improved low-frequency response, ergonomic fit
  • Engineered to match AKG’s Reference Response curve acoustic target for accurate, neutral sound
  • Largest-in-class, titanium-coated 50mm transducers with pure OFC voice coils
  • Best-in-class frequency response: 5 Hz to 40 kHz
  • Superior sensitivity: 114 dB 
  • Calibrated headbands with slow-retention oval foam pads offer precise fit, superior comfort
  • Earcups swivel 90 degrees for single-ear monitoring
  • Ultra-light weight: 224 grams
  • Robust build quality with metal parts for extra durability
  • Sleek, stylish design
Accessories
  • Registration code for Ableton Live 10 Lite audio-production software
  • Redemption code for free, four-part recording course from Berklee Online
  • USB C-to-USB A cable
  • Swappable detachable headphone cables: 3m (9.8') and 1.2m (2.5’) straight cables
  • 3.5mm (1/8”)-to-3.5mm (1/8”) dual headphone adapter
  • 3.5mm (1/8”)-to-6.5mm (1/4”) adapter
  • AKG-branded protective headphone pouch
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Manufacturers Warranty
AKG Acoustics, U.S. Limited Warranty

Amended July 19, 2005

AKG Acoustics warrants AKG products against defects in material or workmanship for a period of two years from the date of original purchase, and agrees to repair or, at our option replace any defective unit without charge for either parts or labor. AKG grants a three-year warranty covering selected products (C 12 VR, C 414 B-ULS, C 414 B-TLII, C 414 B-XLS, C 414 B-XLII, C 426 B, C 451 B, C 480 B, C 391 B, C 1000 B, C 2000 S, C 3000 B, C 4000 B, C 4500 B, SolidTube) against defects in material and workmanship.

Warranty is valid for AKG products purchased and delivered within the United States for the original purchaser only. The purchaser's Bill of Sale will serve as proof of sale and warranty validity in the U.S. Shipment of defective items to AKG for repair will be at the customer's own risk and expense. AKG will assume the return shipping cost for all items repaired under warranty.

IMPORTANT: This warranty does not cover damage resulting from accident, misuse or abuse, lack of reasonable care, the affixing of any attachment not provided with the product, loss of parts, or connecting the product to any receptacle other than specified.

This warranty is void unless AKG Acoustics, U.S.'s service center performs the repair. No responsibility is assumed for any special, incidental or consequential damages caused by the consumer. However, the limitation of any right or remedy shall not be effective where law prohibits such.


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  • Repair costs covered for up to five years from date of purchase
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