king bee® ii

Cardioid solid state condenser microphone

Whether you’re a musician, podcaster, or streamer, the King Bee II offers outstanding versatility and incredible sound quality. Its large-diaphragm 34 mm center-terminated true condenser capsule design is ideal for applications requiring low noise and high sensitivity. Vocals, drums, electric guitar, piano, and most acoustic instruments shine with the King Bee II, and spoken word applications, from voiceovers to podcasting to streaming content can be captured with crystal-clear clarity and depth. Thanks to its custom Class A discrete electronics, powerful design, and a precision, gold-sputtered microphone capsule, what you hear at the output is what the King Bee II hears at its input. In addition, the King Bee II comes with its own custom-designed shockmount and pop filter, allowing the King Bee II to become one of the most useful — and commanding — mics in your hive.

Exceptional audio for recording, voiceovers, broadcast & streaming use

Perfect for vocals, drums, electric guitar, piano, & acoustic instruments

Proprietary 34mm large diaphragm gold-sputtered true condenser capsule

Cardioid polar pattern

Beautifully styled modern design; custom Class A discrete electronics provide amazing clarity and depth

XLR output; includes custom Beekeeper shockmount and Honeycomb pop filter for control of ‘plosives’

Transducer Type: 34 mm center-terminated condenser capsule, with external polarization

Polar Pattern: Cardioid

Frequency Response: 16 Hz – 20 kHz

Sensitivity: 26.0 mV/Pa at 1 kHz (1 Pa = 94 dB SPL)

Output Impedance: 50 ohms

Rated Load Impedance: >1k ohms

Maximum SPL: 140 dB SPL (2.5k ohms, 0.5% THD)