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MB 1k (DISCONTINUED)

Handheld Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone


U.S. Five-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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    A perfect introductory performance mic, the high-output MB 1k is designed for use as a lead, backup, or choral vocal microphone. It features Audio-Technica’s Hi-ENERGY® neodymium magnet structure for maximum output and fast transient response, lockable MagnaLock™ switch design for silent on/off operation, and a corrosion-resistant gold-plated XLRM-type connector.
  • Features

    • High-output design for vocals that cut through the mix

    • Cardioid dynamic element design

    • Rugged all-metal construction

    • Hi-ENERGY® neodymium magnet for improved output and transient response

    • Reduced handling noise thanks to anti-shock engineering

    • Silent on-off operation thanks to MagnaLock™ switch design

    • Corrosion-resistant gold-plated XLRM-type connector

    • 5-year microphone warranty

    • Also available as:
      MB 1k/c with MB 1k microphone and 15' cable

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTNeodymium Dynamic
    POLAR PATTERNCardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE80-12,000 Hz
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY-53 dB (2.2 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    IMPEDANCE600 ohms
    SWITCHMagnaLock™ on/off
    WEIGHT11.9 oz (337 g)
    DIMENSIONS7.27" (184.7 mm) long,
    2.19" (55.6 mm) head diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTORIntegral 3-pin gold-plated XLRM-type
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8470 Quiet-Flex™ stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLET1
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