AEA N8 Ribbon Microphone
The AEA NUVO N8 is a modern ribbon mic that records the live, natural
sound of instruments within a space as it would sound in-person, with
all subtlety and nuance present. It effortlessly captures complex
sources like drums, strings, piano, and other instruments that can
produce intricate transients, harsh highs, and bellowing lows.
The N8 captures a space as it sounds live and in person, with all the
present subtlety and nuance. Its expansive frequency response and
balanced low end make it superbly effective when capturing the full
breadth of sound from the back of a room, above a drum set, or overhead a
It boasts the widest frequency range of any mic in the AEA lineup and
effortlessly manages more complex source audio like drums, strings,
piano, and other instruments that produce intricate transients, harsh
highs, and bellowing lows. The full potential of the N8 is perhaps best
realized when configured in a stereo array, as it draws on the same
successful sonic concepts as the AEA R88.
AEA N8 Mic Features:
- Open and natural sound
- Far-field ribbon mic that retains low end and top end from a distance
- Same design philosophy as the AEA R88 stereo ribbon mic
- Compact, lightweight, and low-profile design
- Features active electronics and custom transformer optimized for all preamps
- Made in the U.S.A.