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    Shure Beta 98A Condenser Mic (Miniature)

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    Shure Beta 98A Miniature Condenser Microphone Product Description

    The Shure Beta 98A is a compact, high-output, condenser microphone for professional sound reinforcement and studio recording. An extremely uniform cardioid polar pattern provides excellent gain before feedback and off-axis rejection of unwanted noise. Its high sound pressure level (SPL) capability makes it useful for a variety of acoustic or amplified instruments including drums, piano, reed, wind, and strings.


    - Premier live performance microphone with Shure quality, ruggedness, and reliability
    - Uniform cardioid pickup pattern for maximum gain before feedback and superior rejection of off-axis sound
    - Tailored frequency response specifically shaped for drums, percussion, reeds, and horns
    - Compact design reduces stage clutter
    - Wide dynamic range for use in high SPL environments
    - Enamel-coated metal construction and stainless steel inner grille resist wear and abuse
    - Exceptional low-frequency reproduction
    - Extremely high SPL handling
    - High output level
    - No crossover distortion
    - Beta 98ADC ships with A98D drum mount featuring a flexible gooseneck for precise placement and secure attachment
    - Beta 98AC ships with RK282 shock mount swivel adapter for attachment to any standard microphone stand

    Both Shure Beta 98A configurations feature high sound pressure level capability (SPL). Shure Beta 98AD/C includes Shure's A98D drum mount with flexible gooseneck that makes it an essential, accurate choice for toms, snares, and percussion. The Shure Beta 98A/C is recommended for a variety of acoustic or amplified instruments including drums, piano, reed, wind, and strings.

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    Shure Beta 98A Miniature Condenser Microphone Technical Description

    Cartridge Type: Electret Condenser

    Polar Pattern: Cardioid

    Frequency Response: 20 to 20,000 Hz

    Output Impedance at 1 kHz: 179 Ohms

    Sensitivity open circuit voltage, at 1 kHz, typical: -48.0 dBV/Pa (4.0 mV)

    Maximum SPL 1 kHz at 1% THD: 2500 Ohms load 150.5 dB, 1000 Ohms load 144.0 dB
    Signal-to-Noise: Ratio 64 dB

    Dynamic Range at 1 kHz: 2500 Ohms load 120.5 dB, 1000 Ohms load 114.0 dB
    Clipping Level 20 Hz to 20 kHz, 1% THD: 2500 Ohms load 8.0 dBV, 1000 Ohms load 1.0 dBV

    Self Noise equivalent SPL, A-weighted, typical: 30.0 dB SPL-A

    Connector: Three-pin professional audio (XLR), male, balanced

    Polarity: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3

    Power Requirements: 11-52 V DC[4] phantom power (IEC-61938), 3.6 mA

    Net Weight: 12 g (0.6 oz.)

    Dimensions: 1.4" (35.4 mm) long, and .46" (11.3 mm) in diameter

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    Shipping Weight: 4 lbs
    Shipping Dimensions: 11 x 8 x 5 in

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