Mic Preamps

Microphone preamps, are analogue devices that will remain important even as most other equipment is superseded by digital alternatives.

Mic Preamps
Mic Preamps
  1. 1.
    Introduction
  2. 2.
    What is a Mic Preamp?
  3. 3.
    Preamp or Channel Strip?
  4. 4.
    Basic Features
  5. 5.
    Sound-Shaping Features
  6. 6.
    Advanced Features
  7. 7.
    Conclusion
  8. 8.
    Hotdeals

Welcome to our Mic Preamp and Channel Strip Online Advisor.

If you use microphones, then you need a preamp, but which one? The following pages give an overview of the basic functions of a mic preamp, and of some of the additional features that are often included with them.

Our Online Advisor extends over several pages – you can jump from section to section using the index below or the navigation at the bottom of each page.

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