ES915/C (DISCONTINUED)

Cardioid Condenser Adjustable-Length Gooseneck Microphone -

MSRP* US$325.00

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



  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications

  • Overview


    Equipped with Audio-Technica's legendary electro-acoustic design innovations, the ES915/C is ideal for applications where quality sound and flexible performance are imperative. This small-diameter, adjustable-length gooseneck microphone provides highly flexible positioning while maintaining a well-contoured appearance. The microphone's low-profile element provides a uniform cardioid polar pattern with 120 acceptance angle. It features a recessed switch that permits low-end roll-off for reduction of low-frequency ambient background noise.
  • Features


    • Designed for quality sound reinforcement, professional recording, television and other demanding sound pickup applications

    • Low-profile element provides uniform cardioid polar pattern with 120 acceptance angle

    • Overall length adjustable from 13.98" (355.0 mm) to 16.73" (425.0 mm)

    • Plugs into any standard XLRF-type connector, or direct mounts to 5/8"-27 stands using included thread-mount adapter

    • Included shock mount attenuates noise, shock and vibration transmitted through the mounting surface

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

    • Small-diameter, alternating gooseneck design permits highly flexible positioning

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTFixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
    POLAR PATTERNCardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE30-20,000 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
    WEIGHT4.4 oz (125 g)
    DIMENSIONS13.98" (355.0 mm) to 16.73" (425.0 mm) long,
    0.33" (8.4 mm) head diameter,
    0.74" (18.9 mm) base diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTORIntegral 3-pin XLRM-type
    OPTIONAL INTERCHANGEABLE ELEMENTSESE-H hypercardioid (100)
    ESE-ML MicroLine (90)
    ESE-O omnidirectional (360)
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8109 foam windscreen; AT8651 thread-mount adapter; AT8658 shock mount
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLEM26
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