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Audix i5 Instrument Microphone

Audix i5 All-purpose Professional Dynamic Instrument Mic

Audix i5: Precision Meets Versatility

Exceptional Sound Clarity and Isolation

The Audix i5 dynamic microphone stands out as a robust, versatile tool tailored for musicians, sound engineers, and producers. Designed with a cardioid pickup pattern, the i5 offers superior isolation and feedback control, making it an excellent choice for live performance and studio settings alike. Its VLM (Very Low Mass) diaphragm ensures natural, accurate sound reproduction, capturing the essence of the instrument or voice without the need for excessive EQ.

High SPL Handling for Diverse Applications

Capable of handling Sound Pressure Levels (SPLs) in excess of 140 dB without distortion, the i5 excels in recording loud sources like snare drums, guitar cabinets, and more. Its precision in capturing sound makes it suitable not only for musical instruments but also for vocals and spoken word, ensuring clear and powerful output in any setting.

Durable, Compact, and Easy to Position

The i5’s compact and sturdy build is designed for durability and ease of use. Its small size and convenient shape allow for flexible placement options, making it easy to position in tight spaces or near various sound sources. This mic is a workhorse that can withstand the rigors of touring and frequent use, maintaining its performance night after night.

Wide Frequency Response

With a frequency response ranging from 50 Hz to 16 kHz, the Audix i5 provides detailed sound reproduction across a broad audio spectrum. This wide range ensures that every nuance of the performance is captured, from the deep tones of a bass guitar to the high frequencies of a snare drum.

Accessories and Craftsmanship

Each i5 microphone comes equipped with the following accessories to ensure you’re ready to record right out of the box:

  • MC1: Heavy-duty nylon molded snap-on clip
  • P1: Carrying pouch for secure storage and transport


  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Frequency Response: 50 Hz - 16 kHz
  • Max SPL: >140 dB
  • Applications: Suitable for miking instruments, vocals, and speech
  • Construction: Designed, assembled, and tested by Audix in the USA

The Audix i5 is a testament to Audix's commitment to quality and user-focused engineering. It offers unmatched versatility and sound clarity, making it an essential addition to any audio professional's toolkit.