AKG presents Large Diaphragm Microphones C414 XLS. If you are on the lookout for microphones, then this may be a fitting choice. Make sure to check out the reviews but first of all press the red button below to see if it fits your music taste.
Chris Roditis took the WHATISGOODFORME test and scored a 88% match with C414 XLS
88% match
Chris likes Indie Rock, Synthpop and New Wave
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Music taste profile of people who like this gear

Our latest analysis of the music taste of people who like "C414 XLS" shows that it is mostly liked by people who listen to jazz, pop or metal and are fans of Ella Fitzgerald, Iron Maiden or Dream Theater.

User data for this research, chart data and conclusions reviewed by the MusicNGear Editorial team

Fans of AKG C414 XLS by artist

Fans by artist
artistFans
Ella Fitzgerald236.2Ella Fitzgerald: 236.2 fans
Iron Maiden201.6Iron Maiden: 201.6 fans
Dream Theater201.6Dream Theater: 201.6 fans
Judas Priest180Judas Priest: 180 fans
Pantera158.5Pantera: 158.5 fans
Black Sabbath151.4Black Sabbath: 151.4 fans
Metallica145.8Metallica: 145.8 fans
Disturbed136.8Disturbed: 136.8 fans
The Beatles48.7The Beatles: 48.7 fans
Queen47Queen: 47 fans

Fans of AKG C414 XLS by genre

Fans by genre
genreFans
Jazz348.3Jazz: 348.3 fans
Pop280.2Pop: 280.2 fans
Metal262.9Metal: 262.9 fans
Blues166.1Blues: 166.1 fans
Alternative rock162.6Alternative rock: 162.6 fans

Fans of AKG C414 XLS by age

Fans by age
ageFans
45 to 54319.445 to 54: 319.4 fans
35 to 44208.835 to 44: 208.8 fans
55 and above12155 and above: 121 fans
25 to 34114.225 to 34: 114.2 fans
18 to 24104.618 to 24: 104.6 fans
17 and below7.317 and below: 7.3 fans

Fans of AKG C414 XLS by country

Fans by country
countryFans
Switzerland237.6Switzerland: 237.6 fans
South Korea220South Korea: 220 fans
Germany128.2Germany: 128.2 fans
France34.6France: 34.6 fans
United States32.5United States: 32.5 fans
Spain21.7Spain: 21.7 fans
Poland20Poland: 20 fans
Romania18Romania: 18 fans
Netherlands16.3Netherlands: 16.3 fans
Finland16.3Finland: 16.3 fans
United Kingdom16.2United Kingdom: 16.2 fans
Estonia9Estonia: 9 fans
Belgium9Belgium: 9 fans
Turkey9Turkey: 9 fans
Sweden9Sweden: 9 fans
Vietnam9Vietnam: 9 fans
Italy9Italy: 9 fans
Canada9Canada: 9 fans
India7.3India: 7.3 fans
Czechia7.3Czechia: 7.3 fans
Hungary7.3Hungary: 7.3 fans
Greece7.3Greece: 7.3 fans
Latvia7.3Latvia: 7.3 fans
Austria7.2Austria: 7.2 fans
Chile7.2Chile: 7.2 fans

Fans of AKG C414 XLS by gender

Fans by gender
genderFans
Male608.3Male: 608.3 fans
Female267Female: 267 fans

Fans of AKG C414 XLS by type of use

Fans by type of use
type of useFans
non-professional use226.1non-professional use: 226.1 fans
professional use649.2professional use: 649.2 fans

Fans of AKG C414 XLS by ownership

Fans by ownership
ownershipFans
got it115.7got it: 115.7 fans
want it285.6want it: 285.6 fans

If you're out shopping for large diaphragm microphones and you really want to see if "AKG C414 XLS" is a fitting choice for you, then take the "Goodforme" test for a more personalized result.

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How does the Goodforme test work?

We have collected data (music preferences, personality traits and demographics) by people who took the Goodforme Test for "C414 XLS" and relevant gear by AKG, in "Large Diaphragm Microphones" or related categories and together with the tech specs of products in our database we feed it into our state-of-the-art recommendation engine. A sample of the data we are using to generate the results for the Goodforme Test, reports and visualizations for this gear can be found below.

For the scientific approach behind our collaborative and content-based filtering algorithms used in our hybrid recommender system please consult [1], [2], [3], [4], [5] and [6]

Latest test results

A fan of Lady Gaga matches 45% with AKG C414 XLS or a relevant item
45%

A male fan of Lady Gaga, Will.i.AM and Pop, Dance, Hip hop / rap , aged 25-34 y.o. from Poland took the "Goodforme" test for AKG C414 XLS 1 month 2 days ago and scored 45%

A fan of Plácido Domingo matches 55% with AKG C414 XLS or a relevant item
55%

A male fan of Plácido Domingo, Cecilia Bartoli, Kiri Te Kanawa and Opera , aged 55 y.o. or older from France took the "Goodforme" test for AKG C414 XLS 5 months 1 week ago and scored 55%

A fan of Ella Fitzgerald matches 99% with AKG C414 XLS or a relevant item
99%

A female fan of Ella Fitzgerald and Jazz , aged 35-44 y.o. from South Korea took the "Goodforme" test for AKG C414 XLS 3 years 3 weeks ago and scored 99%

A fan of Kanye West matches 58% with AKG P420 or a relevant item
58%

A male fan of Kanye West and Hip hop / rap , aged 18-24 y.o. from Poland took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 months 3 weeks ago and scored 58%

A fan of Eminem matches 67% with AKG P420 or a relevant item
67%

A male fan of Eminem, Cypress Hill and Hip hop / rap , aged 18-24 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 4 months 16 hours ago and scored 67%

A fan of Lady Gaga matches 73% with AKG P420 or a relevant item
73%

A male fan of Lady Gaga, Fall Out Boy, Eminem, Drake and Pop, Hip hop / rap , aged 18-24 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 5 months 2 weeks ago and scored 73%

A fan of Kanye West matches 99% with AKG P420 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Kanye West, Eminem, A Tribe Called Quest, Cypress Hill, The Roots, Jay-Z, Outkast, Nas, De La Soul, Drake, Common and Hip hop / rap , aged 35-44 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 5 months 3 weeks ago and scored 99%

A fan of Luciano Pavarotti matches 32% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
32%

A male fan of Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo, Maria Callas, Enrico Caruso, Renée Flemin, Anna Netrebko, José Carreras, Cecilia Bartoli, Kiri Te Kanawa, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf and Opera , aged 45-54 y.o. from Belgium took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 6 months 3 weeks ago and scored 32%

A fan of Michael Jackson matches 33% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
33%

A male fan of Michael Jackson and Pop , aged 18-24 y.o. from Vietnam took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 1 year 3 weeks ago and scored 33%

A fan of Billie Holiday matches 33% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
33%

A male fan of Billie Holiday, John Coltrane, Tom Waits, Gipsy Kings and Jazz, Blues, Latin , aged 45-54 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 1 year 6 months ago and scored 33%

A fan of Ellie Goulding matches 20% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
20%

A female fan of Ellie Goulding, Röyksopp, Björk, De La Soul and Pop, Jazz, Blues, Electronic, Hip hop / rap , aged 25-34 y.o. from Estonia took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 1 year 9 months ago and scored 20%

A fan of The Beatles matches 99% with AKG C3000 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of The Beatles, R.E.M., Metallica, The Chemical Brothers and Pop, Alternative rock, Metal, Dance, Electronic, Hip hop / rap, Opera , aged 35-44 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 3 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Kanye West matches 53% with AKG C314 or a relevant item
53%

A male fan of Kanye West, Eminem, Cypress Hill, Nas, Drake, Common and Hip hop / rap , aged 25-34 y.o. from Turkey took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 4 months ago and scored 53%

A fan of Blink-182 matches 36% with AKG C414 XLII or a relevant item
36%

A male fan of Blink-182, Drake and Pop, Country, Hip hop / rap , aged 18-24 y.o. from Canada took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 7 months ago and scored 36%

A fan of ABBA matches 33% with AKG C414 XLII or a relevant item
33%

A female fan of ABBA, Boards of Canada, Air and Pop, Electronic , aged 18-24 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 7 months ago and scored 33%

A fan of Michael Jackson matches 49% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
49%

A male fan of Michael Jackson, Kylie Minogue, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Anna Netrebko, Toots and The Maytals and Pop, Alternative rock, Jazz, Blues, Opera, Reggae , aged 55 y.o. or older from Netherlands took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 7 months ago and scored 49%

A fan of Kanye West matches 30% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
30%

A male fan of Kanye West, Jay-Z, Nas, Drake and Hip hop / rap , aged 25-34 y.o. from Italy took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 7 months ago and scored 30%

A fan of Willie Nelson matches 42% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
42%

A male fan of Willie Nelson, Shania Twain, Eric Clapton and Pop, Country, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from Sweden took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 9 months ago and scored 42%

A fan of AC/DC matches 47% with AKG P820 Tube Black or a relevant item
47%

A male fan of AC/DC, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Swedish House Mafia, De La Soul and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Country, Blues, Dance, Hip hop / rap , aged 18-24 y.o. from Romania took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 9 months ago and scored 47%

A fan of Ella Fitzgerald matches 99% with AKG C214 B-Stock or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Ella Fitzgerald, Herbie Hancock, B.B. King, Robert Johnson and Country, Jazz, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by AKG in the Large Diaphragm Microphones category 2 years 9 months ago and scored 99%

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