Audio-Technica U857QL Gooseneck Microphone

The Audio-Technica U857QL is a flexible gooseneck microphone designed for outstanding performance in schools, houses-of-worship, boardrooms, government facilities, etc.

Audio-Technica U857QL Gooseneck Microphone with Cardioid Micropone Capsule

Audio-Technica U857QL Gooseneck Microphone

The Audio-Technica U857QL is a flexible gooseneck microphone designed for outstanding performance in schools, houses-of-worship, boardrooms, government facilities, etc.

SKU: U857QL

Cat no: 18562

  • Ability to change microphone elements
  • Reduced low frequency noise and proximity effect
  • UniGuard shielding provides exceptional rejection of radio interference
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£195.00 (ex vat) £234.00 (incl vat)

Audio-Technica U857QL Gooseneck Microphone with Cardioid Micropone Capsule

The Audio-Technica U857QL is a flexible gooseneck microphone designed for outstanding performance in schools, houses-of-worship, boardrooms, government facilities, etc. 

The microphone capsule features a cardioid polar pattern for superb rejection of off-axis noise and ambiance.

The wide, linear frequency response delivers smooth, accurate reproduction of speech without noise, artifacts or colorization. The ultra flexible gooseneck enables flexible positioning while resisting inadvertent repositioning. Optional interchangeable capsules provide cardioid, hyper-cardioid, omni-directional and UniLine cardioid polar patterns for added flexibility.

UniGuard Shielding
UniGuard shielding provides exceptional rejection of radio-frequency interference.

UniSteep Filter
Low frequency noise and proximity effect is reduced as a result of UniSteep filtering.

Interchangeable Elements
Cardioid, hyper-cardioid and omni-directional capsules are available as options and provide added flexibility.

Key Features:

  • Ability to change microphone elements
  • Reduced low frequency noise and proximity effect
  • UniGuard shielding provides exceptional rejection of radio interference

Product Specification

Transducer: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 30-20,000 Hz
Dynamic Range (Typical):

  • Phantom: 110 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
  • Battery: 100 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL

Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 74 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Maximum Input Sound Level:

  • Phantom: 130 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
  • Battery: 120 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.

Power Requirements: Phantom Power Only
Output Impedance:

  • Phantom: 200 ohms
  • Battery: 270 ohms

Output Connectors: 3-pin XLR male
Pad: No
Low Frequency Roll-Off: Yes
Dimensions: 18"
Weight: not specified by manufacturer

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