Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of MXL

Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of MXL

MXL REVELATION Variable Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone

    The MXL Revelation® is a studio microphone that delivers the warmth and intimacy of a quality tube microphone, but with extended clarity and punch for balanced recording. A dual gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm and hand-selected EF86 pentode tube provide warm, rich and transparent sound. The Revelation®'s polar pattern selection is virtually limitless thanks to the variable knob. Whether you record vocals, instruments, percussion or simply use it as a room mic, the MXL Revelation® can handle any recording task.

    • MXL's flagship all-purpose mic—superior quality and detail
    • Variable control that lets you blend pickup patterns
    • EF86 pentode tube that brings out a warm vintage sound
    • Flat response that gives pure, natural recordings
    • Mogami cable and wiring for exceptional audio fidelity


    Variable Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone


    Dual gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm

    Tube Type:


    Frequency Response:

    20 Hz - 20 kHz

    Polar Pattern:

    Continuously variable


    -40 dB re 1 V/Pa

    Output Impedance:

    140 ohms

    Attenuation Switch:

    0 dB, -10 dB

    High Pass Filter:

    12 dB/octave @ 125Hz

    Equivalent Noise:

    -18 dB (A-weighted IEC 651)

    S/N Ratio:

    76 dB

    Max SPL for .5% THD:

    138 dB SPL

    Power Requirements:

    Revelation® Power Supply Unit 110/220 VAC, 50/60Hz


    7 1/2" X 2 1/2"/190mm x 63.5mm (mic only)


    2 lbs / 907g (mic only)

    Metal Finish:

    Dark Violet and Chrome