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Which file's sound do you prefer?

"file 1"
11 (23.4%)
"file 2"
29 (61.7%)
No difference or equal quality
7 (14.9%)

Total Members Voted: 47

Author Topic: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp  (Read 16272 times)

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Re: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp
« Reply #75 on: February 01, 2018, 11:11:17 PM »
I already voted and preferred sample 1 but was curious if both pairs used the same large DPA windscreens and which pair was in front of or higher/lower than the other.

I used small schoeps windscreens and Andy used the dpa’s.
Recording:
Capsules: Schoeps mk41v (x2), mk22 (x2), mk3 (x2), mk21 & mk8
Cables: 2x nbob KCY, 1 pair nbob actives, GAKables 10' & 20' 6-channel snakes, Darktrain 2 & 4 channel KCY and mini xlr extensions:
Preamps:    Schoeps VMS 02iub, Naiant IPA, Sound Devices Mixpre6 I
Recorders: Sound Devices Mixpre6 I, Sony PCM m10

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Office Playback: iMac> Grace m903> AKG k701 / Hifiman HE-400

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Re: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp
« Reply #76 on: February 04, 2018, 01:44:26 PM »
^Schoeps B1's or B5's?
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Recording:
Capsules: Schoeps mk41v (x2), mk22 (x2), mk3 (x2), mk21 & mk8
Cables: 2x nbob KCY, 1 pair nbob actives, GAKables 10' & 20' 6-channel snakes, Darktrain 2 & 4 channel KCY and mini xlr extensions:
Preamps:    Schoeps VMS 02iub, Naiant IPA, Sound Devices Mixpre6 I
Recorders: Sound Devices Mixpre6 I, Sony PCM m10

Home Playback: Mac Mini> Mytek Brooklyn+> McIntosh MC162> Eminent Tech LFT-16; Musical Fidelity xCan v2> Hifiman HE-4XX / Beyerdynamic DT880

Office Playback: iMac> Grace m903> AKG k701 / Hifiman HE-400

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Re: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp
« Reply #78 on: May 28, 2019, 11:53:12 PM »
I got a couple of pm’s about this in the last 24 hours, so I’ll bumping.
Recording:
Capsules: Schoeps mk41v (x2), mk22 (x2), mk3 (x2), mk21 & mk8
Cables: 2x nbob KCY, 1 pair nbob actives, GAKables 10' & 20' 6-channel snakes, Darktrain 2 & 4 channel KCY and mini xlr extensions:
Preamps:    Schoeps VMS 02iub, Naiant IPA, Sound Devices Mixpre6 I
Recorders: Sound Devices Mixpre6 I, Sony PCM m10

Home Playback: Mac Mini> Mytek Brooklyn+> McIntosh MC162> Eminent Tech LFT-16; Musical Fidelity xCan v2> Hifiman HE-4XX / Beyerdynamic DT880

Office Playback: iMac> Grace m903> AKG k701 / Hifiman HE-400

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Re: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp
« Reply #79 on: May 31, 2019, 06:36:36 PM »
I look forward to listening and comparing both recordings.  Someone has already expressed my thought regarding what may or may not have been done with the recordings.  EQ?  Normalization? Etc.?  They should both be the same characteristics for a fair comparison.  Personally, I'd like to hear them completely raw, with the only alteration being to edit them to be the same bit/sample.

Nothing was done to either recording except the sample rate conversion and level matching.

I never touch my 24bit filesets anyway.

shouldn't have to :)

I know these quotes are old, but really?! I haven’t had a 41v recording that didn’t need eq in the low end to not sound shitty.
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Re: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp
« Reply #80 on: May 31, 2019, 07:02:27 PM »
FOB? 41Vs sound great outdoors in OTS in my experience

https://archive.org/details/sci2003-08-03.mk41v.flac16/sci2003-08-03d1t09.flac
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Re: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp
« Reply #81 on: May 31, 2019, 10:54:14 PM »
FOB? 41Vs sound great outdoors in OTS in my experience

https://archive.org/details/sci2003-08-03.mk41v.flac16/sci2003-08-03d1t09.flac

Never run 41v fob, only when I have a so so seat and/or the room is shit. Always need a low end bump. Sound good but too bright without EQ.
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Re: mk22> Sonosax SX-R4 VS. mk22> SD Mixpre6 Comp
« Reply #82 on: June 14, 2019, 12:27:09 PM »
FOB? 41Vs sound great outdoors in OTS in my experience

https://archive.org/details/sci2003-08-03.mk41v.flac16/sci2003-08-03d1t09.flac

Never run 41v fob, only when I have a so so seat and/or the room is shit. Always need a low end bump. Sound good but too bright without EQ.

I run the mk41v FOB, mixed with a mk21/mk8 rig.

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Recording:
Capsules: Schoeps mk41v (x2), mk22 (x2), mk3 (x2), mk21 & mk8
Cables: 2x nbob KCY, 1 pair nbob actives, GAKables 10' & 20' 6-channel snakes, Darktrain 2 & 4 channel KCY and mini xlr extensions:
Preamps:    Schoeps VMS 02iub, Naiant IPA, Sound Devices Mixpre6 I
Recorders: Sound Devices Mixpre6 I, Sony PCM m10

Home Playback: Mac Mini> Mytek Brooklyn+> McIntosh MC162> Eminent Tech LFT-16; Musical Fidelity xCan v2> Hifiman HE-4XX / Beyerdynamic DT880

Office Playback: iMac> Grace m903> AKG k701 / Hifiman HE-400

 

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