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BP28

Line + Gradient Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

  • Large-diaphragm condenser element and optimized circuitry
  • Highly directional pickup pattern
  • Transformer-coupled output
  • Housing made of lightweight, structural-grade aluminium alloy
  • Switchable 80 Hz high-pass filter and 10 dB pad
  • Patented acoustic port design

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BP28

Line + Gradient Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

Audio-Technica combines exceptionally low-noise large-diaphragm condenser elements with a shotgun design for extremely tight polar patterns, perfect for long-range sound recordings. With a length of 35.5 cm, the directional BP28 shotgun microphones have been specially designed to meet the needs of broadcast, film, television, recording outdoors and theater applications. Particularly suitable for long-distance sound recording in filmmaking or in theatre, the BP28 have a very low noise level (8 dB), and a transformer-coupled output results in a smooth sonic character. The microphone provide extremely high sensitivity (-28 dBV), wide dynamic range (135 dB) and high-SPL capability (143 dB). The patented acoustic port design maintains directionality across the entire frequency range.

  • Large-diaphragm condenser element and optimized circuitry deliver exceptional low-noise performance – ideal for film/TV production and broadcasting applications
  • Overall length of 354.9 mm with a highly directional pickup pattern
  • Transformer-coupled output provides smooth sonic character
  • Extremely high sensitivity (-28 dBV), wide dynamic range (135 dB), and high-SPL capability (143 dB)
  • Flat frequency response for accurate sound reproduction
  • Rugged housing made of lightweight, structural-grade aluminum alloy
  • Switchable 80 Hz high-pass filter and 10 dB pad
  • Patented acoustic port design maintains directionality across the entire frequency range
BP28
Element Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
Polar Pattern Line directional
Frequency Response 20-19,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity -28 dB(39.8 mV) (0 dB=1 V/Pa, 1 kHz)
Impedance 250 ohms
Maximum Input Sound Level 143 dB SPL (1 kHz at 1% THD), 153 dB SPL (when pad is on)
Noise 8 dB SPL (A-weighted)
Low Frequency Roll Off 80 Hz, 18 dB/octave
Switches Low cut: on/off, Pad: on/off
Dynamic Range 135 dB (1 kHz at Max SPL)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 86 dB (1 kHz at 1 Pa, A-weighted)
Phantom Power Requirements 11 - 52 V DC, 3.4 mA

Weight 223 g
Dimensions 354.9 mm long, 28.0 mm maximum body diameter
Output Connector Integral 3-pin XLR-M type
Audio-Technica Case Style SG6
Accessories Included Windscreen (AT8170), holder (AT8470), stand adapter (3/8”-5/8”), carry case

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