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ES943C (DISCONTINUED)

Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone


U.S. Five-Year Limited End-User Warranty

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  • Overview


    The new Engineered Sound. Contractor-exclusive innovations for every acoustical challenge. And safe haven from RFI.

    The ES943C 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 120º acceptance angle. It is equipped with an 80 Hz low-cut UniSteep® filter that reduces pickup of low-frequency ambient noise. The microphone offers unsurpassed immunity from radio frequency interference thanks to Audio-Technica’s UniGuard® innovations.


  • 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 100º to 360º

    • 55" (1.4 m) permanently attached miniature cable connects to AT8538 power module via TA3F-type connector

    • Requires 11V to 52V DC phantom power
    • Superior off-axis rejection for maximum gain before feedback
    • UniGuard® RFI-shielding technology offers outstanding rejection of radio frequency interference (RFI)
    • Integral UniSteep® filter provides a steep low-frequency attenuation to improve sound pickup without affecting voice quality
    • RoHS compliant—free from all substances specified in the EU directive on hazardous substances
  • Specifications

    ELEMENTFixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
    POLAR PATTERNCardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE30-20,000 Hz
    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF80 Hz, 18 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, 2 mA typical
    SWITCHFlat, roll-off
    WEIGHT (MICROPHONE)5.5 g (0.2 oz)
    WEIGHT (POWER MODULE)81 g (2.9 oz)
    DIMENSIONS (MICROPHONE)27.5 mm (1.08") long,
    8.4 mm (0.33") head diameter
    DIMENSIONS (POWER MODULE)92.9 mm (3.66") long,
    18.9 mm (0.74") diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTOR (POWER MODULE)Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
    CABLE1.4 m (55") long (permanently attached to microphone), 2.2 mm (0.09") diameter, 2-conductor shielded cable, terminated with TA3F-type connector
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8110 foam windscreen; AT8460 clothing clip; AT8538 power module; belt clip
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLEM28
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  • Downloads

    ES943C Specification Sheet (pdf 103.55 KB)
    ES943C Submittal Sheet (pdf 357.32 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts
  • Reviews

  • Q & A

    Pro 88W/ES943C ES943C Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone Can I use this Microphone with the Or do you recommend another Mic that is low noise.

    Valerie

    Thank you for your inquiry. The ES943 cannot be use with the Pro88W. When this system is purchased it includes a lavalier microphone.

    AudioSolutionsManager