BP893

Subminiature Omnidirectional Condenser Headworn Microphone

  • Offers the ultimate in low-profile, high-performance audio
  • Delivering clear and accurate sound in an inconspicuous package
  • Lightweight, ergonomic design
  • Protected by a highly durable Parylene coating
  • Extremely unobtrusive, 1-inch flexible boom
  • Extended frequency response for natural vocal reproduction

£369.00 (inc. VAT)

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Product Features

  • Lightweight, ergonomic design and discreet earpiece, the capsule diameter is 2.6mm; ideal for applications requiring near-invisibility
  • Outstanding clarity and intelligibility
  • Extremely unobtrusive, 1-inch flexible boom
  • Secure over-the-ear placement
  • Extended frequency response for natural vocal reproduction on stage, in the theatre, at conferences and in places of worship.
  • Locking 4-pin microphone output connector compatible with included power module and all Audio-Technica UniPak® body-pack wireless transmitters
  • UniSteep® filter provides a steep low-frequency attenuation to improve sound pickup without affecting voice quality

BP893

Remarkable sound clarity and precision in total discretion

With its ergonomically molded earpiece and unobtrusive one-inch boom, Audio-Technica’s BP893 MicroEarset offers inconspicuous placement along with clear, natural vocal pickup. Its lightweight low-profile design makes the microphone ideal for use in theatrical performances, houses of worship and broadcast studios.

The BP893 MicroEarset is positioned unobtrusively over the ear. Its omnidirectional miniature condenser capsule offers outstanding pickup tailored for natural vocal reproduction, with audio reproduction similar to that of a high-quality lavalier microphone. The microphone is also ideal for use in violin pickup; wear the BP893 over the ear as usual, with no need for clamps on the violin.

  • Lightweight, ergonomic design and discreet earpiece, the capsule diameter is 2.6mm; ideal for applications requiring near-invisibility
  • Outstanding clarity and intelligibility
  • Extremely unobtrusive, 1-inch flexible boom
  • Secure over-the-ear placement
  • Extended frequency response for natural vocal reproduction on stage, in the theatre, at conferences and in places of worship.
  • Locking 4-pin microphone output connector compatible with included power module and all Audio-Technica UniPak® body-pack wireless transmitters
  • UniSteep® filter provides a steep low-frequency attenuation to improve sound pickup without affecting voice quality
  • Protected by a highly durable Parylene coating, the headworn microphone is designed to withstand the rigors of everyday use
  • 4-pin HRS Output Connector compatible with power supply module provided, and with all Audio-Technica wireless transmitters
  • Available in black and beige, wired and wireless models: BP893 – includes AT8539 power module; BP893-TH – same as BP893, but in "theatre" colour (beige)
 

“Very lightweight and ergonomic”

With its ultra light weight of 2g and a capsule diameter of 2.6mm, the BP893 ear-worn microphone is one of the lightest and most discreet microphones of its type on the professional audio market. It sits comfortably on the earlobe, and the extremely unobtrusive one-inch flexible boom sits discreetly over the face, with the 2.6mm pinhead capsule at the end.

“Electret capsule”

The omnidirectional electret capsule provides a clear and natural voice reproduction, similar to that of a high-quality lavalier microphone. Its sleek design makes it ideal for use in theatre, places of worship and broadcast studios.

“Low-cut filter”

The tubular AT8539 phantom power module that comes with the BP893 is equipped with a low-cut filter that provides excellent low-frequency attenuation, thereby improving the quality of the sound recording, without compromising voice quality.

 
 

PARYLENE COATING

The transparent parylene coating on the BP893 guarantees very easy routine maintenance.

SUBMINIATURE CAPSULE

At barely bigger than a pinhead, the BP893 omnidirectional capsule delivers a natural and intelligible sound.

ACCESSORiES included

The BP893 comes with a cable clip, two windscreens, two capsule protections and protection against moisture.

Power supply

The AT8539 power module (included) has a low-cut filter and a 3-pin male XLR output connector.

BP893
Element Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarised condenser
Polar Pattern Omnidirectional
Frequency Response 20 - 20,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity -34 dB (19.9 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
Impedance 245 ohms
Maximum Input Sound Level 114 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 3% T.H.D.
Low Frequency Roll Off 80 Hz, 18 dB/octave
Switches Flat, roll-off
Dynamic Range (Typical) 88 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 68 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Phantom Power Requirements 11-52V DC, 2 mA typical
Weight Microphone, boom & earpiece: 2 g
Power Module: 85g
Dimensions Microphone: 8.1 mm (0.32") long, 2.6 mm (0.10") diameter
Boom: 26.4 mm (1.04") long, 1.07 mm (0.04") diameter
Power Module: 97.6 mm (3.84") long, 18.9 mm (0.74") diameter
Output Connector Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
Cable 1.4 m (55") long (permanently attached to microphone), 1.6 mm (0.06") diameter, 2-conductor shielded cable with locking 4-pin connector
Accessories Included AT8539 power module ; AT8464 dual-ear microphone mount; AT8440 cable clip; two AT8157 windscreens; two AT8156 element covers; moisture guard; belt clip (wired only); carrying case

BP893

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BP893

Subminiature Omnidirectional Condenser Headworn Microphone

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