ES905/H (DISCONTINUED)

Hypercardioid Condenser Rigid-Pipe Microphone -

MSRP* US$410.00

*Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price. Actual selling price may vary; please check with an authorized Audio-Technica dealer.



  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications

  • Overview


    The ES905/H is designed for quality sound reinforcement, professional recording, television and other demanding sound pickup applications. Its rigid-pipe design with ball-in-socket base permits flexible positioning, while its durable metal base mounts to a table, desk or podium with included hardware. The microphone’s low-profile element provides a uniform hypercardioid polar pattern with a 100º acceptance angle; it is also available in cardioid (/C) and MicroLine® (/ML) models. Power module included.
  • Features


    • Low-profile element provides uniform hypercardioid polar pattern with 100º acceptance angle

    • Rigid-pipe design with ball-in-socket base permits flexible positioning

    • Sturdy metal base mounts to table, desk or podium with included hardware

    • Available interchangeable elements permit angle of acceptance from 90º to 360º

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTFixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
    POLAR PATTERNHypercardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE80-20,000 Hz
    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF80 Hz, 12 dB/octave
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY-40 dB (10.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    IMPEDANCE250 ohms
    MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVEL138 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
    DYNAMIC RANGE (typical)109 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO65 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
    PHANTOM POWER REQUIREMENTS11-52V DC, 4 mA typical
    SWITCHFlat, roll-off
    WEIGHT (MICROPHONE)10.0 oz (284 g)
    WEIGHT (POWER MODULE)2.0 oz (56 g)
    DIMENSIONS (MICROPHONE)16.78" (426.2 mm) long,
    0.33" (8.4 mm) head diameter
    DIMENSIONS (POWER MODULE)3.86" (98.0 mm) long,
    0.74" (18.9 mm) diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTOR (POWER MODULE)Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
    CABLE9.5' (2.9 m) long (permanently attached to microphone), 0.13" (3.2 mm) diameter, low noise, shielded; free end attached to screw terminals in power module
    OPTIONAL INTERCHANGEABLE ELEMENTSESE-C cardioid (120°)
    ESE-ML MicroLine® (90°)
    ESE-O omnidirectional (360°)
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8536 power module; AT8109 foam windscreen; three #8 x 1" black oxide wood screws for microphone mount
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLEM26
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