Sennheiser MK 8 Multi-Pattern Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
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Large diaphragm vocal mic with selectable patterns.
At the heart of any studio is the primary vocal microphone. If one of the "holy grail" microphones is not in your price range but you are committed to great vocal sound, the Sennheiser MK8 is an excellent option. The MK8 is a dual-diaphragm true condenser microphone with five switchable polar patterns, a 3-position switchable low cut/roll-off filter and a 3-position pad switch. It features two 24-carat gold plated 1" diaphragms in a rugged metal housing with a shock-mounted capsule and safely sheltered electronics.
The MK 8 offers a great solution for advanced home recording applications and project studios alike. It is the microphone for people who pour all of their passion into their audio projects. The MK 8 offers sophisticated options to sign off your sound with your own personal handwriting. The dual-diaphragm condenser microphone delivers warm and precise sound reproduction. Its five independent polar patters allow for a multitude of recording applications and sound design options.
No matter which mixing desk or recording device is used, the MK 8 matches the input sensitivity with a 3-step attenuator. Two adjustable filters compensate for the proximity effect as well as low frequency rumble or structure born noise. The MK 8 has dual one-inch diaphragms precisely spattered with 24-carat gold. The shock-mounted capsule is accommodated within a sturdy metal housing.
- Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
- Max SPL: 140 dB
- Pattern and type
- Capsule: Condenser
- Pattern: Multi-pattern
- Type: Mounted
- Applications: Studio, stage, theatrical
- Phantom power required: Yes
- Weight: 1.1 lbs.
- Included accessories
- Case: Pouch
- Clip: Hard rubber
- Power supply: No
A great choice for any studio. Order today.
MK 8 Multi-Pattern Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone Specifications:
- Dimensions: 160 x 57 mm (L x D)
Frequency response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
Transducer principle: externally polarised condenser microphone, 1˜˜ diaphragm
Weight: 485 g
Pick-up pattern: Switchable: omni-directional, wide cardioid, cardioid, super-cardioid, figure-of-eight
Nominal impedance: 50 Ohms
Min. terminating impedance: 1000 Ohms
Storage temperature: -20C to 60C
Operating temperature: 0C to +40C
AF sensitivity: 17,4 mV/Pa (-35dBV)
Equivalent noise level: 10 dB(A)
Maximum sound pressure level (passiv): 140 dB
Power supply: 48 V phantom powering (P48)
Current consumption: 4,1 mA
Dynamic range: 130 dB
Low-cut filter: Switchable: Low cut: 60 Hz, -18dB/Octave / Roll off: 100 Hz, -6dB/Octave
Pre-emphasis: Switchable: 0dB, -10dB, -20dB