Telefunken Microphones South Africa

Surgesound, Partner for Telefunken Microphones in South Africa.

TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik microphones and recording equipment is proudly distributed by Surgesound in South Africa. 

The name TELEFUNKEN is synonymous with some of the most legendary recording equipment ever created. Rich in tradition, with TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik of South Windsor, Connecticut carries on a legacy started over a century ago in Germany. Building exceptional microphones and other professional audio equipment for both the studio and the stage.


In Keeping to the high-quality standards of their historic namesake, all their products are meticulously built and tested to be worthy of the classic TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustic Diamond Logo.

Telefunken Microphones South Africa

Diamond Series Microphones

The Diamond Series features three primary microphone models that epitomize vintage vacuum tube microphone technology, which characterize and colour the sounds of popular recorded music from the late 1940’s through to today.

Alchemy Series Microphones

Telefunken Microphones South Africa

The Alchemy Microphone Series is TELEFUNKEN’s next generation of large diaphragm condensers. These microphone models feature unique sonic profiles developed from the ground, utilizing a combination of vintage microphone elements and modern fidelity and reliability.

Small Diaphragm Microphones

The Small Diaphragm Series features two vacuum tube based microphones, both of which accept the thread-on TK6x Series capsules. TK6x Series interchangeable capsules features a 15mm diameter, 6-micron gold-sputtered membrane. 

Dynamic Microphones

Telefunken M80 Microphone

Designed and assembled in TELEFUNKEN’s American facility, the Dynamic Series microphone models are modern staples in live sound reinforced and studio recording. Their unmatched sonic performance is mated with intelligent internal construction to provide low handling noise and trustworthy durability.

DI Boxes

Telefunken Microphones South Africa

At the heart of all TELEFUNKEN’s direct boxes are custom-wound output transformers made in England by OEP/Carnhill. All active and Passive direct boxes are assembled and critically tested in Connecticut, USA.


TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik has evolved exponentially into one of the industry leaders in top-quality microphones and professional audio equipment, and plan to do so for decades to come.

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