Introducing the AEA R44 Series, an authentic recreation of the iconic RCA 44BX ribbon microphone, renowned for its unparalleled warmth and legendary character. Originating from the golden era of recording, the R44 has left an indelible mark on the sound of classic Hollywood films, jazz vocals, and rock recordings for over 80 years. Immerse yourself in the history and sonic excellence of the R44 series, meticulously crafted in the U.S.A. using original RCA methods and techniques.

Key Features

  • Unparalleled warmth and legendary character: The AEA R44C captures the essence of the original RCA 44BX, delivering a sound that is rich, warm, and full of character.
  • Full and rich tonality with generous low end and proximity effect: This microphone offers a deep and lush sound that is perfect for capturing vocals and instruments with a rich low end.
  • Faithful reproduction of the RCA R44BX: The ribbon material used in the R44C meets or exceeds the original RCA specifications, ensuring an authentic and high-quality sound.
  • Economy exterior R44CE: Offers the same classic sound in a more affordable package.
  • Active A440 upgrade: Provides an 18dB level increase and is optimized for use with all preamps.
  • Made in the U.S.A.: Each microphone is meticulously crafted using original RCA methods and techniques to ensure the highest quality and authenticity.