Shure B87C Microphone Dynamic Cardioid Beta 87C

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    Shure B87C Microphone Dynamic Cardioid Beta 87C

    The Shure Beta 87C vocal microphone is precision-engineered to deliver an extremely smooth, extended high-end frequency response in a cardioid condenser design. The warm, natural sound creates an ideal environment for personal monitoring, with excellent rear rejection.


    • Premier live performance microphone with Shure quality, ruggedness, and reliability
    • Uniform cardioid pick-up pattern for maximum gain before feedback and excellent rejection of off-axis sound
    • Smooth, wide frequency response with slight presence rise and controlled proximity effect tailored for vocals
    • Advanced cartridge shock mount system absorbs mechanical shock and minimizes handling noise
    • Very low susceptibility to RF and electromagnetic hum
    • Dent-resistant steel mesh grille and enamel coated metal alloy construction resist wear and abuse
    • Effective built-in pop filter reduces undesirable wind and breath noise


    • Cartridge Type: Electret Condenser
    • Frequency Response: 50 to 16,000 Hz
    • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
    • Output Impedance: 100 Ω
    • Sensitivity (at 1kHz, open circuit voltage): −51 dBV/Pa (2 mV) 1 Pascal=94 dB SPL
    • Maximum SPL (1 kHz at 1% THD, 1kΩ load): 139 dB
    • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (referenced at 94 dB SPL at 1 kHz): 70.5 dB (S/N ratio is difference between 94 dB SPL and equivalent SPL of self noise, A-weighted)
    • Dynamic Range (at 1 kHz, 1 kΩ load): 117 dB
    • Clipping Level (1 kHz at 0.25% THD, 1kΩ load): −6 dBV (0.5 V)
    • Self Noise (typical, equivalent SPL, A-weighted): 22 dB typical
    • Hum Pickup (typical, at 60 Hz, equivalent SPL/mOe): -5 dB
    • Polarity: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3
    • Weight: Net: 0.207 kg (0.475 lbs)
    • Connector: Three-pin professional audio (XLR), male
    • Power Requirements: 11 to 52 Vdc phantom (1.2 mA)


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