VHF TwinMic™ System with battery-powered receiver and transmitter

MSRP* US$169.00   |  One-Year Limited End-User Warranty

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

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  • Overview

    This multi-purpose wireless system provides versatile performance for camcorders, karaoke, DJs, houses of worship, schools, meetings and presentations. The ATR288W TwinMic™ VHF wireless system is supplied with two microphones, an omnidirectional condenser lavalier microphone and the ATR1200 unidirectional dynamic vocal/instrument microphone.
  • Features

    • Includes miniature lavalier condenser microphone for "hands-free" uses such as aerobics, dance, theater, lectures and "newscaster-style" videos

    • Includes ATR1200 dynamic microphone for handheld uses such as singing, talking, recording and videos

    • Compact, ultra-lightweight transmitter and receiver are each powered by a single 9V battery

    • Normal operating range 100'; up to 300' under optimum conditions

    • Two user-switchable frequencies for interference-free operation

    • Includes earphone for real-time monitoring capability

    • Durable, rubber-coated, flexible receiver antenna can be positioned for best reception

    • Includes belt-clip and quick, reliable camera mount adapter for easy positioning and use

  • Specifications

    Operating Frequency T24 (169.505 MHz & 170.305 MHz)
    Number of Channels 2
    Modulation Mode FM
    Frequency Response n/a
    Reception System FM Superheterodyne
    Reception Sensitivity 2 µV for 30 dB S/N
    DC Input 9V DC (center-positive)
    Battery 9V alkaline (not included)
    Current Consumption 50 mA
    Battery Life 8 hours nominal
    Dimensions 4.09" (104.0 mm) H x 2.44" (62.0 mm) W x 0.94" (24.0 mm) D
    Net Weight 3.5 oz (100 grams)
    Accessories Included Belt clip; camera shoe-mount adapter; monitor earphone; audio output cable; two sets hook-and-loop tape and self-adhesive foam; flexible antenna; mini-plug to 1/4" adapter.
    Modulation Sensitivity6 mV for full deviation
    Battery9V alkaline (not included)
    Current Consumption50 mA
    Battery Life8 hours nominal
    Dimensions4.09" (104.0 mm) H x 2.44" (62.0 mm) W x 0.94" (24.0 mm) D
    Net Weight2.8 oz (80 g)
    Accessory IncludedBelt clip

    Most users do not need a license to operate this wireless microphone system. Nevertheless, operating this microphone system without a license is subject to certain restrictions: the system may not cause harmful interference; it must operate at a low power level (not in excess of 50 milliwatts); and it has no protection from interference received from any other device. Purchasers should also be aware that the FCC is currently evaluating use of wireless microphone systems, and these rules are subject to change. For more information, call the FCC at 1-888-CALL-FCC (TTY: 1-888-TELL-FCC) or visit the FCC’s wireless microphone website at

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