Vocal microphone provides warm, accurate sound. It features high SPL capability and controlled low-frequency roll-off to compensate for proximity effect. Provides low susceptibility to RFI and a shock-mount system to absorb shocks and handling noise.

Main Features

Main Features

  • Smooth frequency response with gradual presence rise
  • Highly consistent supercardioid polar pattern provides superior gain-before-feedback
  • Electronic low-frequency roll-off compensates for proximity effect
  • Wide dynamic range (117 dB) and low distortion characteristics
  • Very low susceptibility to RFI and electromagnetic hum
  • Advanced cartridge shock-mount system absorbs mechanical shocks and reduces handling noise
  • Built-in pop filter reduces undesirable wind and breath sounds
  • Legendary Shure quality and reliability

Description

What is the Beta 87A best suited to?

The Shure Beta 87A is a premium quality supercardioid hand-held condenser vocal microphone with exceptionally smooth frequency response and high sound pressure level capability. It is ideal for a professional lead or backing vocalist either on stage, for live recording or in the studio.

What are the characteristics of the Beta 87A?

The Beta 87A features a controlled low-frequency roll-off that compensates for proximity effect and prevents the “boomy” sound often associated with close pick-up. The tailored frequency responce with its presence rise , brightens the upper midrange and helps the vocals cut through the mix. The tight supercardioid pattern provides maximum isolation from other vocalists or instruments while offering minimal off-axis coloration. It operates on phantom power.

Furnished Accessories

Furnished Accessories

Amount Part Title
1 Swivel Adapter Part A25D
1 Carrying/Storage Bag Part 26A13

Available Variants

Available Variants

Specs

Specs

Technical specifications

Weight:
207 g
Height:
160.0 mm
Width:
43.0 mm
Frequency Response:
50 Hz – 20 kHz
Frequency Response:
Tailored
Sensitivity:
-52.50 dBV/Pa – 2.37 mV/Pa
Equivalent Selfnoise:
23,5 dB(A)
Sound Pressure:
140,5 dB
Transducer Type:
Condenser
Polar Pattern:
Supercardioid
Switchable low cut:
No
Connectors:
3 Pin XLR
Attenuator:
No
Interchangeable Capsule:
No
Main Functionality:
Performance
Headphone Output:
No
Requires Phantom Power:
11-52 VDC
Cartridge:
Fixed
Frequency Response Curve Image:
Shure Beta 87A Vocal Microphone Frequency Response Curve Image

Downloads

Downloads

Comparable products

Comparable products

Wireless Options

Wireless Options

Illustration Shure Beta 87A Vocal Microphone

Beta 87A Wireless Options

As a wireless microphone the Beta 87A is available in different wireless systems - analog and digital.

Optional accessories

Optional accessories

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