The dual-diaphragm Samson CO3 has all the performance features that you demand from a large diaphragm studio condenser microphone. Capture your vocals with rich, warm bass and an extended top end. For instruments you will notice a detailed and transparent response throughout the frequency range with absolutely no harshness. Because of the excellent transient response and the ability to handle extremely hot SPL levels, the CO3 is a great additon to your studio. Plus the capability of switchable SuperCardioid/Omni/Figure-8 polar patterns. Designed for recording your best vocals and acoustic instruments, the C03 is also great as an overhead drum or piano mic. The CO3 features a swivel stand mount, a LED phantom power indicator, and a gold plated XLR connector. Requires 48-volt phantom power.