Audio lingo: Phantom power

Phantom power (or +48 V) is the description of a certain powering commonly needed for condenser microphones but are sometimes used for other equipment as well. It is common to see on both mixers and audio interfaces these days.

Before buying a condenser microphone, make sure that you have the phantom power to supply it with.

Originally posted on November 30, 2007 @ 9:48 am

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