PX-1 Microphone *

Product Details

  • Ideal solution for recording vocals, guitar, podcasts, and more
  • Large-diaphragm condenser microphone
  • Cardioid polar pattern
  • 25 mm, gold-sputtered capsule
  • Rugged construction
  • Hard mount and carry case included

Designed for musicians and performers who demand outstanding audio quality, the PreSonus PX-1 cardioid condenser microphone is an ideal solution for recording vocals, guitar, podcasts, and much more. A true side-address, large-diaphragm condenser microphone, the PX-1 features a 25 mm, gold-sputtered capsule designed to provide exceptional clarity throughout its frequency response range. Rugged construction and top-quality performance specifications make the PX-1 large diaphragm microphone an excellent addition for any home recording or streaming studio.

Technical Specifications


Capsule Type 

25 mm, gold sputtered 6 micron Mylar, large-diaphragm condenser

Preamp Type

Class A FET


25 mV/Pa

Frequency Response

20 Hz to 18 kHz

Polar Pattern


Equivalent Noise Level

18 dB SPL A-wtd

Maximum SPL

135 dB

Total Load Impedance

-1 kΩ

PX-1 Frequency Plot DiagramPX-1 Polarity 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 PX-1 review

“... a very useful microphone for more creative aspects of the studio.”

Jerry Mateo, In The DAW, April 2021

Amazona.de PX-1 review

“...für den günstigen Preis ist die Qualität wirklich transparent und ordentlich, das gilt für Sprache und die Instrumentenabnahme.”

Stephan Merk, Amazona.de, November 2020

Bonedo PX-1 review

“"Sehr hochwertiger Klang bei bestimmungsgemäßem Gebrauch."”

Nick Mavridis, Bonedo.de, September 2020

Sound on Sound PX-1 review

“"...a very capable all-rounder with extra bonus points for its performance on electric guitar amplifiers."”

Paul White, Sound on Sound, September 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