The company was founded in 1928 in Berlin, and is currently a manufacturer recognized internationally as the best in professional recording microphones. He was the first to market a condenser microphone, which was commonly known as the "Neumann bottle" because of its size (40cm high and 9cm in diameter). In 1983 began introducing microphones with balanced transformerless output and in 1995 introduced the valve microphones with transformerless output.
Today is for many, the maker of the best microphones for market research. You can find their products in any good recording studio.