The M3 Condenser Microphone from Rode is a reliable, cost-effective end address microphone that is ideal for recording applications, sound reinforcement and more.
This wide-response, low-noise condenser microphone features a heavy-duty metal body, low self-noise, battery status LED and a High Pass Filter. A three position Pad switch maximizes headroom up to -10dB and -20dB.
The M3 is capable of either 24-48V phantom power or internal 9V alkaline battery. The compact, versatile M3 is designed for maximum flexibility and is ideal for general instrument or vocal capturing.
Battery or Phantom Powered Condenser
The M3 is capable of either 24-48V phantom power or internal 9V alkaline battery.
Cardioid Polar Pattern
The cardioid polar pattern reduces off-axis noise and maximizes gain.
-10dB and -20dB Pad Switch
A three position Pad switch maximizes headroom up to -10dB and -20dB.
High Pass Filter
A high pass filter switch eliminates noise and hum at the lower frequency range.
- 24 - 48V Phantom Powered
- 9V Internal Battery Powered
- Cardioid Polar Pattern
Transducer Permanently polarized condenser
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 40Hz - 20kHz
Dynamic Range (Typical): 121dB (per IEC651)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 73dB SPL (per IEC651)
Maximum Input Sound Level: 142dB (at 1kHz, 1% THD into 1k ohm load)
Power Requirements 1.6mA (battery)/6.5mA (48V Phantom Power)
Output Impedance: 200 ohms
Output Connectors: 3-pin XLR
Pad: -10dB and -20dB
Low Frequency Roll-Off High Pass Filter
Dimensions (LxDiameter) 1.29 x 8.85" (33 x 225mm)
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