AT853Rx (DISCONTINUED)

Miniature Cardioid Condenser Hanging Microphone with in-line power module (phantom only)

MSRP* US$239.00

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



  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications
  • Downloads

  • Overview


    The AT853Rx has been discontinued. The U853R is a similar model, click here for more information.
  • Features


    • Designed for high-quality sound reinforcement, broadcasting and recording applications

    • Perfect for suspension over choirs, instrumental groups and theater stages

    • Extended frequency response and uniform cardioid (120) polar pattern

    • Also available in white as AT853RWx

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTFixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
    POLAR PATTERNCardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE30-20,000 Hz
    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF150 Hz, 6 dB/octave
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY-43 dB (7.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    IMPEDANCE200 ohms
    MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVEL138 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
    DYNAMIC RANGE (typical)111 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO67 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
    PHANTOM POWER REQUIREMENTS9-52V DC, 2 mA typical
    SWITCHFlat, roll-off
    WEIGHT (MICROPHONE)0.4 oz (10 g)
    WEIGHT (POWER MODULE)2.1 oz (60 g)
    DIMENSIONS (MICROPHONE)1.39" (35.2 mm) long,
    0.47" (12.0 mm) diameter
    DIMENSIONS (POWER MODULE)3.58" (91.0 mm) long,
    0.83" (21.0 mm) diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTOR (POWER MODULE)Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
    CABLE25' (7.6 m) long (permanently attached to microphone), 0.13" (3.2 mm) diameter, 2-conductor, shielded; free end attached to screw terminals in power module
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8102 two-stage foam windscreen; AT8451 steel hanger; AT8533x power module
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLEM12
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    FREQUENCY RESPONSE
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  • Downloads

    AT853Rx, AT853RWx Specification Sheet (pdf 116.80 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts