Audio-Technica U857QLU UniPoint Cardioid Condenser Quick Mount Gooseneck Microphone  

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With advanced capsule design coupled with carefully engineered internal electronics, the Audio Technica U857QLU UniLine condenser microphone delivers clear, consistent sound for a variety of installed... Read More

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With advanced capsule design coupled with carefully engineered internal electronics, the Audio Technica U857QLU UniLine condenser microphone delivers clear, consistent sound for a variety of installed applications. The 23.74" version of U857QU, the U857QLU features Audio-Technica's UniLine line cardioid element. The microphone is designed to plug directly into a panel- or desk-mounted XLRF-type connector. Its ultra-flexible, robust gooseneck permits easy adjustment into desired shape while resisting inadvertent repositioning. Featuring UniGuard innovations that offer unsurpassed immunity from radio frequency interference. The phantom-powered Audio-Technica microphone also offers an 80 Hz low-cut UniSteep filter that reduces pickup of low-frequency ambient noise.

  • Designed for high-quality sound reinforcement, professional recording and broadcasting
  • UniLine polar pattern provides narrow 90° acceptance angle
  • Superior off-axis rejection for maximum gain before feedback
  • UniGuard RFI-shielding technology offers outstanding rejection of radio frequency interference (RFI)
  • Easy-to-adjust, rugged, small-diameter, alternating gooseneck with virtually no "memory" permits quick positioning into desired shape
  • UniSteep filter provides a steep low-frequency attenuation to improve sound pickup without affecting voice quality
  • Self-contained electronics eliminate need for external power module
  • Accepts interchangeable elements to permit angle of acceptance from 90° to 360° (not included)
  • Two-stage foam windscreen yields dramatically improved resistance to P-pops and other breath blasts
  • Quick-mount design with 3-pin XLRM-type connector insert at base plugs into any standard XLRF-type surface or cable connector
  • Included shock mount attenuates noise, shock and vibration transmitted through the mounting surface
  • Element: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
  • Polar Pattern: Line Cardioid
  • Frequency Response: 30-20,000 Hz
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off: 80 Hz, 18 dB/octave
  • Open Circuit Sensitivity: —35 dB (7.9 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
  • Impedance: 250 ohms
  • Maximum Input Sound Level: 135 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
  • Dynamic Range (Typical): 115 dB, 1 kHz at Max
  • Signal-To-Noise Ratio: 74 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
  • Phantom Power Requirements: 11-52V DC, 2 mA typical
  • Switch: Flat, roll-off
  • Weight: 5.9 oz (150 g)
  • Dimensions: 23.74" (603.0 mm) long, 0.48" (12.2 mm) head diameter, 0.74" (18.9 mm) base diameter
  • Output Connector: Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
  • Optional Interchangeable Elements: UE-C UniLine (120°)UE-H hypercardioid (100°); UE-O omnidirectional (360°)
  • Accessories Furnished: AT8154 two-stage foam windscreen; AT8662 shock mount
  • Audio-Technica Case Style: M35
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I'd buy this again.


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        Comments about Audio-Technica U857QLU UniPoint Cardioid Condenser Quick Mount Gooseneck Microphone:

        A great mic but it does require a voltage boost. If your amp doesn't have this option you will need to buy one. It is not a big deal but it doesn't work without it.

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