January 25, 2018
Updates to the legendary C535 include a custom-tuned capsule and multi-layer protection, offering best-in-class sound quality and onstage reliability; now shipping worldwide
NAMM (Booth #14811), ANAHEIM, Calif.—HARMAN Professional Solutions, the global leader in audio, video, lighting and control systems, including networked AV, today presented the AKG C636 master reference handheld condenser microphone to the U.S. market at the 2018 NAMM show, and announced its immediate worldwide availability.
The C636 combines the sound quality of the legendary C535 microphone with new innovations to provide professional singers with tour-grade reliability and stage performance. Featuring a custom-tuned capsule and state-of-the-art design, the C636 perfectly captures every nuance of a vocal performance, while rejecting feedback, handling noise and pop noise.
“We took the legendary C535 vocal microphone and updated it to meet the rigorous live performance requirements of today’s most discerning vocalists,” said Christopher Palmer, Solutions Manager, Microphone, HARMAN Professional Solutions. “The C636 delivers true studio-quality vocals in an extremely rugged design, combining best-in-class sound quality and onstage reliability. We’re excited for our customers to experience the unparalleled transparency and studio fidelity of the C636 at NAMM 2018.”
The AKG C636 features three proprietary technologies that are designed to address several common problems singers face on stage, including feedback, handling noise and pop noise.
In addition, a robust, zinc-alloy housing with a spring steel grille and 24-carat gold-plated capsule ensures the C636 is extremely rugged and durable enough to last a lifetime of performances.
The AKG C636 master reference handheld condenser microphone is now available from authorized HARMAN resellers worldwide. The C636 WL1 Wireless Master reference condenser vocal microphone head will be available in March 2018. For more information please visit http://www.akg.com/.