The RØDE NTR Active Ribbon Microphone has been designed for studio recording. Offering transparency and warmth, the NTR has a beautiful rich sonic character. Addressing some of the frequency deficiencies common among more popular ribbon microphones, the NTR has a crisp and clear top end. Røde offer a free extended 10 year warranty on the NTR, plus a free replacement ribbon during the warranty period. This makes the NTR an unbeatable option for anyone after a high quality ribbon mic.