U857Q

Cardioid Condenser Quick-Mount Gooseneck Microphone, 365mm

  • Designed for high-quality sound reinforcement
  • Superior off-axis rejection for maximum gain before feedback
  • UniGuard® RFI-shielding technology
  • UniSteep® filter
  • Self-contained electronics eliminate need for external power module
  • Accepts interchangeable elements

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U857Q

Cardioid Condenser Quick-Mount Gooseneck Microphone, 365mm

Ideal for conference centers, boardrooms, courtrooms, houses of worship, and other installed applications, the U857Q is designed to plug directly into a panel- or desk-mounted XLRF-type connector. This cardioid condenser quick-mount gooseneck microphone offers unsurpassed immunity from radio frequency interference thanks to Audio-Technica's UniGuard® innovations. The 14.47" long microphone features an ultra-flexible small-diameter gooseneck and accepts interchangeable elements, available in cardioid, hypercardioid, omnidirectional and UniLine® line cardioid polar patterns. Equipped with self-contained electronics, the phantom-powered 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
  • 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°
  • 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
U857Q
Element Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Response 30 - 20,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity -39 dB (11.2 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
Impedance 250 ohms
Weight 144 g
Dimensions 14.37" (365.0 mm) long, 0.48" (12.2 mm) head diameter, 0.74" (18.9 mm) base diameter
Output Connector Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
Accessories Included AT8153 two-stage foam windscreen; AT8662 shock mount

U857Q

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U857Q

Cardioid Condenser Quick-Mount Gooseneck Microphone, 365mm

Name Filetype Filesize
U857Q Specification Sheet PDF 285 KB
U857Q Polar Pattern JPG 50 KB
U857Q Frequency Response JPG 45 KB
U857Q Declaration of Conformity PDF 80 KB

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