ES943/C (DISCONTINUED)

Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone

MSRP* US$260.00

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



  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications
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  • Overview


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    The ES943/C is intended to be worn on the clothing for excellent, unobtrusive sound pickup. The microphone's wide-range capability ensures clean, accurate reproduction with high intelligibility for speakers, singers and other performers. Its low-profile element provides a uniform cardioid polar pattern with 120║ acceptance angle . A recessed switch in the power module permits choice of flat response or low-frequency roll-off to help control undesired ambient noise.
  • Features

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

    • Small size and excellent response provide crisp, full-sounding voice pickup

    • Available interchangeable elements permit angle of acceptance from 100║ to 360║

    • 55" (1.4 m) permanently attached miniature cable connects to AT8536 power module via internal solderless screw terminals

    • Requires 11V to 52V DC phantom power

    • Also available as:
      ES943cW/C -- less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with locking 4-pin connector for A-T UniPak« wireless systems
  • 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
    WEIGHT (MICROPHONE)0.2 oz (5 g)
    WEIGHT (POWER MODULE)2.0 oz (56 g)
    DIMENSIONS (MICROPHONE)0.92" (23.3 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
    CABLE55" (1.4 m) long (permanently attached to microphone), 0.09" (2.2 mm) diameter, 2-conductor, shielded; free end attached to screw terminals in power module
    OPTIONAL INTERCHANGEABLE ELEMENTSESE-H hypercardioid (100░)
    ESE-O omnidirectional (360░)
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8110 foam windscreens (2); AT8460 clothing clip; AT8536 power module; belt clip
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLEM28
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    POLAR PATTERN
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE
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  • Downloads

    ES943/C Specification Sheet (Discontinued Model) (pdf 115.63 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts