DPA Microphones (Companies)

Originally known as Danish Pro Audio, this company was established in 1992 to market the studio, presentation and live sound microphones developed and manufacture red by acoustics and test and measurement specialist, Brüel & Kjær. When studio engineers began u

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2017: A Major Trend Toward Miniaturization December 29th 2017 - 09:00 AM

2017: A Major Trend Toward Miniaturization

When I look back on 2017, one word jumps out when I think of audio, video and associated gear: Miniaturization. Yes, everything — and I mean virtually all of it — is getting smaller, lighter and more compact while the quality gets better. …

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Lavalier Microphones Keep Getting Smaller and Better December 13th 2017 - 01:50 PM

Lavalier Microphones Keep Getting Smaller and Better

Nearly 50 years ago — 1969 to be exact — Sony introduced the ECM-50, a tiny peanut-sized electret condenser lavalier microphone that virtually ended the reign of large, cumbersome microphones used in television broadcasting. Since then, the scope, quality and price of lavalier microphones has dramatically expanded. Here’s a look at what’s availab

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Harman Moves AGK Offices to California, Keeps Research in Austria November 22nd 2017 - 11:00 AM

Harman Moves AGK Offices to California, Keeps Research in Austria

The future of long-standing microphone brand AKG has been confirmed by its parent group but it will face competition from a new company founded by former key engineering personnel. Austrian Audio was announced following the closure of AKG’s headquarters in Vienna, which was done as part of Harman International’

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Audio Microphones