The MXL Revelation II is a studio microphone that delivers the warmth and intimacy of a classic tube microphone with a lush mid-range providing a unique color and sound to any microphone locker. A dual gold-sputtered, 6-micron diaphragm and hand-selected EF86 pentode tube provide warmth and character giving the Revelation II an iconic sound. The Revelation II's variable selection knob allows for limitless transitions between cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure-8 polar patterns. Whether you record vocals, instruments, percussion or simply use it as a room mic, the MXL Revelation II brings a classic sound in any recording application.


  • Flagship tube microphone

  • Variable polar pattern selection

  • EF86 Pentode tube

  • Natural frequency response attributes to classic sound

  • Mogami cable and wiring for exceptional audio fidelity

Included Accessories

  • 7-pin Mogami

  • Cable 

  • Aluminum

  • Flight Case

  • MXL Microfiber 

  • Cleaning Cloth

  • Revelation® II

  • Power Supply

  • Revelation® II

  • Shockmount

  • XLR Mogami

  • Mic Cable



Variable Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone


Dual gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm

Tube Type:


Frequency Response:

20 Hz - 20 kHz

Polar Pattern:

Continuously variable


-40 dB re 1 V/Pa

Output Impedance:

140 ohms

Attenuation Switch:

0 dB, -10 dB

High Pass Filter:

12 dB/octave @ 125Hz

Equivalent Noise:

-18 dB (A-weighted IEC 651)

S/N Ratio:

76 dB

Max SPL for .5% THD:

138 dB SPL

Power Requirements:

Revelation® Power Supply Unit 110/220 VAC, 50/60Hz


7 1/2" X 2 1/2"/190mm x 63.5mm (mic only)


2 lbs / 907g (mic only)

Metal Finish:

Dark Violet and Black Chrome

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