AKG Lyra Ultra-HD Multimode USB Microphone

AKG Lyra Ultra-HD Multimode USB Microphone


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The AKG Lyra is an ultra-HD multimode USB microphone offering fantastic audio capture quality with four distinct modes.

Ultra-HD USB Microphone

Combining incredible sound quality, with four optimised capture modes and intuitive controls, the AKG Lyra USB microphone is built upon AKG's 70+ years of microphone design experience.

The AKG Lyra looks great on your desk, in the studio or on the location while offering easy control and plug-and-play operation.

It even comes bundled with Ableton software, giving you a complete production solution.

AKG Lyra Ultra-HD Multimode USB Microphone Key Features:

  • 4K-Ready USB Microphone
  • Ultra HD, 24-Bit/192kHz Resolution
  • Full-Spectrum Frequency Response of 20Hz - 20kHz
  • Adaptive Capsule Array Technology
  • Easily Accessible Controls
  • Camera-Ready, Vintage-Modern Design
  • Self-Adjusting Shock Mount
  • Built-In Sound Diffuser
  • Proprietary Internal Element Overload Prevention
  • Integrated, Removable Perma-Tilt Desktop Stand
  • Supports Desktop or Stand-Mounted Use
  • Zero-Latency Monitoring
  • Includes Ableton Live 10 Lite Audio Production Software

Incredible Audio Quality

Designed to deliver transparent audio at 24-bit/192kHz resolution, the AKG Lyra is perfect for 4K Ultra-HD projects.

Equipped with an internal self-adjusting shock mount, unwanted contact noise is drastically reduced.

Furthermore, the AKG Lyra features proprietary Internal Element Overload Prevention which automatically reduces noise while eliminating pops and other unwanted sounds and improving your signal level.

Easy-to-Use USB Microphone

One of the greatest things about the AKG Lyra is that it's easy to use and get great results.

You will enjoy plug-and-play operation on PC, Mac, iOS and Android devices.

Intuitive on-board controls make the AKG Lyra a breeze to use too. You get full control over the output volume and mic gain, plus there's a mute option.

A headphone output allows for zero latency monitoring in real-time.

Four Different Modes for Perfect Capture

The AKG Lyra features a proprietary Adaptive Capsule Array which gives you four unique, optimised capture modes.

Using the simple onboard controls, you can choose from the following modes:

  • Front
  • Front + Back
  • Tight Stereo
  • Wide Stereo

This makes the AKG Lyra the perfect microphone choice for a wide range of applications while offering incredible, ultra-HD audio.

Practical Yet Stylish

AKG have designed the Lyra USB microphone to perfectly bridge the gap between vintage and modern aesthetics.

As a result, you have a stylish microphone that will look great on camera.

Adding to its practical-use potential, the AKG Lyra has versatile mounting options.

It comes with an integrated desktop mic stand so you can use it right there on your desk, straight out of the box. The stand can be tilted with ease to get the perfect angle for your needs and a cable-management channel keeps things nice and tidy on your desk.

Of course, this stand can be removed and the AKG Lyra's threading allows it to be fitted to any standard boom or microphone stand.

Includes Audio Production Software

Included with your purchase is a copy of Ableton Live 10 Lite audio production software so you can easily capture, edit and produce professional work.

Furthermore, the AKG Lyra has been tested to on the most popular audio and video production software. This ensures you get great performance on virtually any platform.

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From 1st October to 31st December 2020, customers purchasing selected AKG professional headphones, AKG studio microphones, JBL studio monitors, dbx 500 Series modules or Soundcraft USB-equipped mixing consoles will have a chance to win one of 10 Golden Tickets to an incredible experience day at London's iconic Metropolis Studios.

Plus, one of those lucky Golden Tickets holders will be chosen to participate in an additional and completely personalised ‘My Metropolis Time' day at the studios.

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Suitable for Many Applications

With its four capsules and selectable capture modes, the AKG Lyra is suitable for all sorts of applications.

If you need a microphone for podcasting, vlogging or live streaming then the AKG Lyra is the perfect choice.

Since the audio capture resolution is so high, it also makes an ideal microphone for recording instruments and vocals.

Buy the AKG Lyra USB microphone from PMT Online today to get fantastic audio capture for a multitude of applications which a stylish, easy-to-use mic.

AKG Lyra Ultra-HD Multimode USB Microphone Specs:


  • Transfer Protocol: USB 2.0
  • Transducer: 4 proprietary, permanently polarised back plate, condenser capsules
  • Capture Modes: Selectable; Front, Front & Back, Tight Stereo and Wide Stereo
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
  • Bit Depth / Sample Rate: 24-bit / 192 kHz
  • Maximum SPL: 129 dB SPL (0.5% THD)
  • Power Requirement/Consumption: 5V USB / 75 mA

Headphone Output

  • Impedance: 16 ohms
  • Power Output (RMS): 43 mW
  • THD: <0.009%
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 22 kHz
  • S/N Ratio: 98.0 dB

Dimensions and Weight

  • Box Dims (L x W x H): 8.85 x 5.91 x 9.96 in (225 x 150 x 253 mm)
  • Shipping Weight: 2.83 lb (1.28 kg)
More Information
Manufacturer AKG
SKU 307209
Shipping Weight (kg) 1.300000


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