AKG Acoustics Lyra Multipattern USB Condenser Microphone

Lyra USB Microphone


AKG Acoustics Lyra Multipattern USB Condenser Microphone

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Product Description

AKG Acoustics Lyra Multipattern USB Condenser Microphone - AKG

AKG’s 70 year studio legacy continues with the AKG Lyra Ultra HD Multimode USB Microphone.

It’s vintage, but modern. It’s compact, but sleek. It’s quite simply, the perfect mic for recording professional quality audio for your next project.

Seamlessly compatible with Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android.

Connect the Lyra to your respective device and record. No complicated setup, interfaces or messy XLR cables: Just plug and play!

With an intuitive, user friendly interface, you’ll have no problems navigating and controlling your audio sessions. This 4K compatible Ultra HD Audio device comes with Ableton Live Lite and works brilliantly with any audio recording software.

AKG Acoustics Lyra Multipattern USB Condenser Microphone - AKG

Find your sound.

The four capsule AKG adaptive array offers versatile capture modes that eliminate guesswork and let you quickly define the style you want to express.

Designed to anticipate every need for your audio production.

Its integrated desktop stand can be removed in order to mount on industry standard mic stands and an integrated headphone output with zero latency monitoring makes you exempt from any annoying audio delays. The AKG Lyra also features Proprietary Internal Element Overload Protection Technology to eliminate any unwanted noise. No cars or barking dogs in the background of your session. That’s right. It’s also soundproofed. AKG has done all the studio building work for you with the Lyra.

A microphone gain knob and dedicated mute button to quickly cut your signal altogether, are the only tools you’ll need to operate this complete, compact, portable studio.

Capture your creativity and give your project a professional edge. For your Youtube video, your future-award winning podcast, or hit song on Spotify; the AKG Lyra is everything you need in a small, beautiful, easy to use package. Regardless of your audio project, the AKG Lyra is a flawless fit in the center of your creative universe.

Ultra-HD Multimode USB Microphone
Simply plug AKG Lyra into your computer, phone or tablet and it’s easy to get Ultra HD sound for podcasts, YouTube videos, music, gaming and more.

Legendary AKG Sound
AKG Lyra is perfect for creating podcasts, YouTube videos, music and more with 4k-compatible, Ultra HD audio quality. Featuring cutting-edge AKG Internal Element Overload Prevention, an internal shockmount and built-in sound diffuser, Lyra automatically reduces noise and improves signal levels for optimal performance. The four-capsule AKG Adaptive Array offers versatile capture modes that eliminate guesswork, so you can quickly get professional sound.

AKG Acoustics Lyra Multipattern USB Condenser Microphone - AKG

4 Capture Modes

For solo recording.

Front & Back
For multi-person recordings.

Tight Stereo
For solo instrument recordings.

Wide Stereo
For recordings with ambience.

AKG Lyra works seamlessly with Windows, Mac, iOS and Android devices so you can quickly record your ideas in the studio or on the go. You’ll be up and running in no time, no matter your experience level. There’s no assembly required or need for a separate audio interface-it just works, right out of the box.

Easy to Use
Simple controls help you get started quickly. Whether you’re recording a podcast interview, a YouTube video voice-over, or your next Spotify single, every function you need is ergonomically placed and easily accessed right on the mic-so you can stay in the moment while always being in control. You can even plug your headphones directly into Lyra, further streamlining your setup.

Vintage-Modern Design
Inspired by classic studio microphones like the legendary AKG C414, the Lyra mic offers a sleek design that’s sure to spark your creativity. An integrated stand with built-in cable management makes it easy to position Lyra on your desktop. Lyra can also be mounted on a traditional mic stand or microphone boom arm for more flexibility.

Your Complete Production Studio
AKG Lyra will enhance the audio you capture in all major audio and video production software and online platforms, plus it comes with Ableton Live 10 Lite recording software (Mac/PC) so you can get started right out of the box. Speed up your workflow with powerful editing tools and make music or backing tracks with the included software instruments.

AKG Acoustics Lyra Features
4K Compatible Ultra-HD Audio
Headphone Out + Mix Controls
AKG Element Overload Protection
Mounts on Mic or Boom Stand

AKG Acoustics Lyra Specifications

Form Factor
Sound Field
Mono, Stereo
Stereo/Surround Configuration
A/B (Adjustable Stereo Width)
Operating Principle
Pressure Gradient
Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern
Cardioid, Omnidirectional
Pattern Selection
Switched (Adjustable on Mic)
Side Address
High-Pass Filter
Tone Adjustment
Gain Adjustment
Single LED (Status)
On-Board Controls
Gain, Headphone Volume, Polar Pattern, Mic Mute
Frequency Range
20 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL
129 dB SPL (.5% THD)
Output Connectors
1x USB Type-C
Headphone Connector
1x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm
Cable Length
6.6′ (2.01m)
Wireless Connectivity
Digital Audio
A/D Conversion
Sample Rate
192 kHz
Digital Signal Processing
Internal Memory
Operating System Support
Android, Windows, iOS, macOS/OS X
Available Port
USB 2.0
Bus Power
Operating Voltage
5 V
Operating Current Consumption
75 mA
3/8″-16 Female, 5/8″-27 Female, Tabletop (with Included Hardware)
Dimensions (Diameter x L)
6 x 97.44″ (15.24 x 247.5cm)
2.03 lb (0.92kg) (with Mount)