J1 J1
Brand: JZ Microphones
Product Code: Pressure Gradient Microphone
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Pressure Gradient Microphone

After the huge success of Vintage V11 microphone, JZ Microphones decide to expand product range with a budget series named simply - J and it's first product being J1. Although targeted to more budget oriented bedroom studios, J1 is still completely handcrafted in Latvia, EU under the supervision of Juris Zarins.


JZ J1 will be housed in a flat shaped and grey coloured body with a shock mount already included in the set. Wire mesh grill will be covering the capsule with active diaphragm of 21 mm. This brand new capsule is produces using JZ Microphones patented Golden Drop technology.


Microphone is announced to be shipping from July 1, 2013.




Transducer Type

True electrostatic


Operating Principal

Pressure gradient


Diaphragms Active Diameter

21 mm


Frequency Range

20 Hz to 20 kHz


Polar Pattern

Unidirectional - Cardioid


Output Impedance

50 ohms


Rated Load Impedance

1000 ohms


Suggested Load Impedance

>250 ohms


Equivalent Noise Level

6 dB


Maximum SPL

134 dB


Dynamic Range of the microphone preamplifier

130 dB


Phantom Powering Voltage

+48 V


Output Connector

3-pin XLR male, gold plated contacts