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Sub Miniature Cardioid Condenser Headworn Microphone

  • Offers the ultimate in low-profile, high-performance audio
  • Features a rotating cardoid capsule housing with talk-side indicator
  • Ultra-lightweight and can be worn for hours without fatigue
  • Protected by a highly durable Parylene coating
  • Extremely intelligible natural audio
  • Comes equipped with AT8464 Dual-Ear Microphone Mount

£469.00 (inc. VAT)

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Audio-Technica’s innovative BP894 MicroSet® offers the ultimate in low-profile, high-performance audio. The BP894 features a rotating capsule housing with talk-side indicator for use on either ear and perfect polar pattern placement. The MicroSet BP894 takes headworn microphones to the next level, by allowing the cardioid capsule to be aimed directly at the sound source. The uniform pickup pattern provides excellent rejection of outside noise, with exceptional gain-before-feedback when used with live sound systems and stage monitors. Delivering clear and accurate sound in an inconspicuous package, the ultra-lightweight BP894 hooks securely behind either ear and can be worn for hours witout fatigue. For maximum stability and comfort, the included AT8464 dual-ear microphone mount converts the MicroSet to a dual-ear-worn unit.

  • Features a rotating capsule housing with talk-side indicator for use on either ear and perfect polar pattern placement
  • Provides superior intelligibility and clean, accurate reproduction for the most demanding house of worship user, lecturer, broadcaster or theatre performer
  • Well-controlled cardioid directivity for better protection against feedback and excellent attenuation of unwanted noise
  • Inconspicuous, lightweight headset with capsule diameter of just 2.8 mm is ideal for applications requiring minimum visibility
  • Ergonomic under-ear design—flexible, lightweight contoured loop hooks behind the ear for an ultra-secure, comfortable fit with or without glasses
  • Comes equipped with AT8464 Dual-Ear Microphone Mount that converts single ear-worn MicroSet to a dual-ear-worn unit for maximum stability and comfort
  • High-pass filter on power module provides a steep low-frequency attenuation to improve sound pickup without affecting voice quality
  • Wired or wireless in the same model! The cable on the wired model is terminated with a locking 4-pin HRS connector, which plugs directly into any Audio-Technica wireless system but can also be used with the AT8539 power supply module, for wired applications
  • Numerous accessories: Hard transport case, two windscreens, anti-moisture and cable clamp protection. The wireframe model also includes a belt clip to secure the power supply to the belt or pocket of the user.
  • Available in black and beige, wired and wireless models: BP894 – includes AT8539 power module; BP894-TH – same as BP894, but in "theatre" colour (beige)

“very lightweight and discreet”

With its ultra light weight of 2g and a capsule diameter of 2.8 mm, the BP894 headworn microphone is one of the lightest and discreet audio professional market.

“Dual ear control”

The AT8464 Dual-Ear Microphone Mount allows you to convert the BP894 from a single ear-worn MicroSet to a dual-ear worn unit for maximum stability and comfort. The microphone can be worn to the left or right. The headband is adjustable and suitable for both adults and children.

“Swivel capsule”

Unique in its genre, The BP894 has a swiveling capsule of Ø2.8mm, providing direct aim at the mouth of the user, for unmatched intelligibility. The cardioid directivity guarantees better protection against feedback and reduces unwanted ambient noise (be it from stage monitor or front speakers). The capsule also allows the BP894 to pivot enabling wear on either ear. Simply adjust the support as desired for comfortable wearing, and orient the capsule towards the mouth. A small dot marks the active side of the capsule.


ear CONTOURing

The AT8464 Dual-Ear Microphone Mount converts a single ear-worn MicroSet to a dual-ear-worn unit for maximum stability and comfort on all head shapes.


At barely bigger than a pinhead, the cardioid capsule of the BP894 delivers natural and intelligible sound.

ACCESSORiES included

The BP894 comes with a clothing clip, two windscreens, two capsule protections and moisture protection.

power supply Module

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

Element Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarised condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Response 20 - 20,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity -49 dB (3.5 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
Impedance 250 ohms
Maximum Input Sound Level 135 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) 104 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 63 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Phantom Power Requirements 11-52V DC, 2 mA typical
Weight Microphone, boom & earpiece: 2.0 g (0.07 oz)
Power module: 85 g (3.0 oz)
Dimensions Microphone: 6.5 mm (0.26") long, 2.8 mm (0.11") diameter
Boom: 107.4 mm (4.23") long, 1.09 mm (0.04") diameter
Power Module: 97.6 mm (3.84") long, 18.9 mm (0.74") diameter
Output Connector (Power Module) 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 (wired only); AT8464 dual-ear microphone mount; AT8440 cable clip; two AT8163 windscreens; moisture guard; belt clip (wired only); carrying case


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Sub Miniature Cardioid Condenser Headworn Microphone

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BP894 Datasheet PDF 509 KB
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BP894 Frequency Response JPG 78 KB

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