The DK50/R is a premium three-microphone system provide a more cohesive and unified drum sound.
You'll hear more attack, more subtle detail and a more pristine quality in the sound than with any other microphones. The Earthworks drum microphones capture every nuance of sound from each piece of the drum set with such an exceptional clarity and cohesiveness, which make it sound like a live set of drums, not a bunch of pieces.
Improved impulse response for faster and more accurate transients
Shorter diaphragm settling time to prevent quieter attacks from being blurred by earlier loud attacks
Extended frequency response to capture a crisper and more realistic image
Near perfect polar patterns that remain even across all frequencies and at any position within the pattern