SubZero R2 Ribbon Microphone, Matched Pair

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  • Included Shockmount for Precise Positioning and Sonic Isolation
  • Quality materials give a solid feel and rugged reliability
  • Internal shock mount for the ribbon and magnet assembly
  • Figure-8 polar pattern offers wide sweet spots
  • Matched pair set of mics

SubZero R2 Ribbon Microphone, Matched Pair


The SubZero SZ-R2, sold here in a matched pair set, is a great looking, and even greater sounding microphone. Inspired by the classic British and German ribbon microphones of the 1950s, this mic has a great retro design and look, as well as a comparable sound and performance to the originals and the alternatives offered by other brands, but at a fraction of the price.

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The SubZero Studio Microphone Series are designed to offer true professional performance, equal to that of famous brands in both specifications and quality, but at a fraction of the price. With a range of condenser, USB, ribbon and valve microphones, SubZero offer great value studio essentials.

Using the finest quality materials, the SZ-R2 has a precision machined microphone body presented in a striking blue finish, which is complimented by a polished Nickel grill and trim. The head consists of an internal shock mount for the ribbon and magnet assembly, giving extra protection to the ribbon. The microphone has a very solid feel, offering superb structural integrity and rugged reliability.

The included retro style shockmount is fantastic in allowing precise positioning of the mic, while reducing any unwanted vibrations and handling noise, which allows for a very clean and professional isolated sound.

Featuring a 42mm long ribbon made of 2.5 micron thick aluminium foil; this mic offers the natural and musical sound of a classic ribbon microphone. With an ultra-realistic sound reproduction, this mic has a vintage tone with a large and mellow sound quality, a very smooth top and an extended low end.

Included Items

  • SubZero SZ-R2 Tube Microphone
  • SubZero Custom Shockmount
  • Padded Microphone Pouch


  • Type: Ribbon
  • Ribbon Type: 99 Pure Aluminium, 2.5 micron
  • Ribbon Dimension: 42mm x 5mm
  • Polar Pattern: Figure 8 Symmetrical Design
  • Frequency Response: 30 Hz -18kHz +/- 3dB
  • Output Impedance:
  • Maximum SPL: 137 dB (1 THD @ 1000HZ)
  • Sensitivity: -56dB
  • Output Connector: Male XLR 3 pin

Mic Applications

  • Studio Vocals
  • Electric and Acoustic Guitar
  • Folk Instruments
  • Drum Overheads
  • Brass and Wind
  • Strings
  • Orchestras
  • Choral Groups

The Latest in Audio Technology and Sound

SubZero are constantly striving to provide the best quality audio equipment at an affordable price, that makes sense to the modern musician. With a strong focus on research and development, SubZero are always striving to bridge the gaps in the market, and provide products that perform, without breaking the bank.

With a full range of audio equipment including Amplifiers, Speakers, Mixers, PA, Microphones and Electric Guitars; SubZero products feature the same attention-to-detail that one would expect from any high quality audio manufacturer. SubZero are proud to deliver the ultimate in value, power, looks and sound.

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