PM-2 Microphones (Pair) *

Product Details

  • Two (2) matched small-diaphragm condenser microphones
  • Ideal for stereo recordings of acoustic instruments, drum overheads, ensembles and more
  • Cardioid polar pattern
  • 0.75” (19 mm), gold-sputtered capsule
  • Extra light chassis for easy positioning
  • Mic clips and stereo bar for XY mic placement included

Ideal for stereo recordings of acoustic instruments, drum overheads, ensembles and more, the PreSonus PM-2 stereo microphone set provides the tools you need to create professional results. Each PreSonus PM-2 small-diaphragm cardioid condenser microphone is equipped with a ¾” gold-sputtered capsule housed in an ultra-light chassis, making it easier to perfectly position your microphones without fighting gravity. Sold as a sonically matched pair, the PM-2 comes equipped with a stereo bar for XY mic placement. PM-2 microphones can be used together or individually, making them an excellent addition for any home or professional recording environment.

Technical Specifications


Capsule Type 

19mm, gold sputtered 6 micron Mylar, small-diaphragm condenser

Preamp Type

Class A FET


8 mV/Pa

Frequency Response

40 Hz to 18 kHz

Polar Pattern


Equivalent Noise Level

22 dB SPL A-wtd

Maximum SPL

135 dB

Total Load Impedance

-1 kΩ

PM-2 Frequency Plot Diagram

As a commitment to constant improvement, PreSonus Audio Electronics, Inc., reserves the right to change any specification stated herein, at any time, without notification.

Recording Magazine: PM-2 and PX-1 review

“Both the PX-1 and PM-2 exemplify just how far entry-level microphones have come in the past decade, and just how good affordable mics can sound...The PM-2 and the PX-1 provide quality at a great price.”

Alex Hawley, Recording Magazine, May 2021

In The DAW PM-2 review

“Very smooth... really impressive.”

Jerry Mateo, In The DAW, November 2020

Sound on Sound PM-2 review

“Certainly I’d have no qualms about using these mics as general‑purpose all‑rounders for recording acoustic instruments in a normal studio environment.”

Paul White, Sound on Sound, November 2020

Mix PM-2 review

“"Right from the start, the sound of the acoustic [guitar] was wonderful! "”

Barry Rudolph, Mix, April 2020

New Toys PX-1 and PM-2 review

“[The PX-1 and PM-2] make excellent kit for DJs, songwriters, musicians, podcaster or anyone outfitting a home studio.”

Barry Rudolph, New Toys, March 2020