Audio Technica AT898 Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone

The AT898 sub miniature cardioid lavalier provides clean, accurate reproduction for vocalists, lecturers, stage and television talent. It has been designed to be worn as a lavalier or hidden in clothing.

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Audio Technica AT898 Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone

£265.83 ex VAT (£319.00 inc VAT)
RRP £265.83 ex VAT (£319.00 inc VAT)

Part No. N/AUD/AT898
Estimated Delivery 3 - 5 Days
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Designed to be worn as a lavalier or hidden in clothing, Audio-Technica's discreet-design cardioid AT898 offers maximum intelligibility, accurate voice reproduction and unobtrusive appearance for use in houses of worship, broadcast studios, theaters, etc. Its switchable low-frequency roll-off reduces sensitivity to popping. Battery or phantom power.

Features

  • • Maximum intelligibility and clean, accurate reproduction for lecturers, stage and television talent, and houses of worship
  • • Low-profile design (a mere 5 mm in diameter) is ideal for applications requiring minimum visibility
  • • Operates on battery or phantom power
  • • Extensive array of provided accessories includes a clothing clip, viper clip, magnet clip and lanyard (black models only), windscreens, interchangeable single and double mic holders
  • • Accessories available separately
  • • 9.8' (3.0 m) cable permanently attached to mic, TA3F connector at power module
  • • RoHS compliant - free from all substances specified in the EU directive on hazardous substances
  • • Also available as: AT898c - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable, unterminated AT898cL4 - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with Lemo connector for Sennheiser SK wireless systems AT898cT4 - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with TA4F connector for Shure wireless systems AT898cT5 - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with TA5F connector for ATW-U101 body-pack wireless system AT898cW - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with locking 4-pin connector for A-T UniPakā„¢ wireless systems

Element: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser

Polar Pattern: Cardioid

Frequency Response: 200-15,000 Hz

Low Frequency Roll Off: 80 Hz, 12 dB/octave

Open Circuit Sensitivity: Phantom: -43 dB (7.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa Battery: -46 dB (5.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa

Impedance: Phantom: 200 ohms Battery: 250 ohms

Maximum Input Sound Level: Phantom: 131 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D. Battery: 115 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.

Dynamic Range: Phantom: 100 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL Battery: 84 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL

Signal to Noise Ratio: 63 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa

Phantom Power Requiremens: 11-52V DC, 2 mA typical

Battery Type: 1.5V AA/UM3

Battery Current Life: 0.4 mA / 1200 hours typical (alkaline)

Switch: Flat, roll-off (recessed)

Cable: 9.8' (3.0 m) long (permanently attached to microphone), 0.08" (2.0 mm) diameter, 2-conductor, shielded cable with TA3F output connector that mates with TB3M jack on power module

Accessories: AT8537 power module; AT8439 cable clip; clothing clip base; viper clip base; magnet clip base and plate with lanyard; three single mic holders; two double mic holders; two windscreens; battery; protective carrying case

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