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Shure VP64A - Omni-Directional Handheld Dynamic ENG Microphone

B&H # SHVP64A Mfr # VP64A
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You Pay: $71.97

The VP64A and VP64AL are high-output omnidirectional handheld dynamic microphones designed for professional audio and video production. They combine exceptional performance and comfortable feel with a handsome on-camera appearance.

The VP64A and VP64AL are identical except for handle length. The 7 7/8" (200 mm) long VP64A is ideal for close-up use and can be used outside as well as indoors. The VP64AL is well-suited to location interviews, sports broadcasting, and other situations where the 9 5/8" (244 mm) length is an advantage.

The omnidirectional pickup pattern provides uniform pickup on or off axis, eliminating the need for critical microphone positioning. The VP64A series also features a tailored frequency response with an upper midrange presence rise that adds crispness and clarity to speech. The cartridge utilizes a neodymium magnet for higher output and increased signal-to-noise ratio.

The cartridge is housed in a rubber isolation mount for ruggedness and to minimize handling noise. It is protected by a water-resistant mesh that enables the microphone to be used during the most challenging weather conditions. For added wind and "pop" protection, use the supplied windscreen.

Neodymium magnet for increased output and maximized signal-to-noise ratio
Frequency response tailored for optimum speech clarity and crispness
Omnidirectional polar pattern eliminates need for critical microphone positioning
Rubber isolation mount for low handling noise
Water-resistant mesh repels water under challenging weather conditions
Supplied windscreen provides extra protection to further reduce pop and wind pickup
Comfortable feel
Handsome appearance; ideal for on-camera applications
Transducer Dynamic
Polar Pattern Omnidirectional
Frequency Response 50 Hz - 12 kHz
Maximum Input Sound Level not specified by manufacturer
Power Requirements None Dynamic, Requires No Phantom or Battery Power
Output Impedance 300 Ohms Actual
Output Connectors XLR-3M Type
Dimensions 7.875 x 1.5" (200 x 38mm) LxDiameter
Weight 5.6 oz. (158 g)
Shure VP64A - Omni-Directional Handheld Dynamic ENG Microphone
  • (A57F) Swivel Adapter
  • (49A130) Windscreen
  • 2 Year Warranty
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    ShureVP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic
     
    4.6

    (based on 12 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (7)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (5)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to use (10)
    • Good audio (10)
    • Lightweight (8)
    • Compact (5)
    • Versatile (5)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Outdoor events / games (5)
      • Professional recording (5)
      • Amateur recording (3)
        • Reviewer Profile:
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      5.0

      I love it

      By RockinMan

      from Bowling Green KY

      About Me Experienced

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

          love how it feels

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          5.0

          worth the price!

          By iliana

          from new york

          Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

          Worth the price , deffinitly helped me with the interviews I would want to do through out the partys I film , it concentrated only on the voice talking to the mic , letting backround noise stay behind

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          4.0

          Good stick mic

          By Jcam Productions

          from Medford, OR

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clear Sound
          • Durable
          • Easy To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

              This has been a solid stick mic so far. It has good enough sound quality that I can use it for voice over work as well.

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              5.0

              Great Mic for the open field

              By Marco V

              from Phoenix Az

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Clear Sound
              • Compact
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Professional Recording

                Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                I use the VP-64A for reporting excelent results, no betteer for the Money I paid!!

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great value for money!

                By Camera Mike

                from N.S.W Australia

                About Me Experienced

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Clear Sound
                • Compact
                • Durable
                • Easy To Use
                • Lightweight
                • Versatile

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Events
                  • Professional Recording

                  Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                  I use the VP-64A for ENG field reporting & there is no other mic for the money that performs as well, I have used this microphone in the pits at Bathurst, Australia's premier V8 supercar race and the sound quality is amazing even in this extreme noise environment.

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                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great mic.

                  By susan

                  from new york, ny

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Clear Sound
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Amateur Recording
                    • Events
                    • Home Studio
                    • Professional Recording

                    Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                    I've used this mic for interviews and the sound has been flawless. My son and his band also used it to record their music and were thrilled with the results. A good product at a reasonable price.

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                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Great Workhorse Mic!

                    By B. Boyd

                    from Brooklyn, NY

                    About Me Experienced

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Clear Sound
                    • Compact
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Lightweight
                    • Versatile

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Amateur Recording
                      • Events
                      • Professional Recording

                      Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                      A SUPER AFFORDABLE workhorse dynamic handheld hosting mic. I took this mic to Texas thru the week leading up to Super Bowl XLV, and it held its own thru lots of super loud situations. Great simple dynamic mic, at a great price that makes you almost never need or want to upgrade.

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                      5.0

                      I love this Mic.

                      By Angel Sanchez

                      from New York, NY

                      About Me Experienced

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Clear Sound
                      • Compact
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Lightweight
                      • Versatile

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Home Studio

                        Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                        The seller a the store recommended to me and it works perfectly, its great and so affordable.

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                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Don't debate it. Buy it!

                        By grock

                        from midsouth

                        About Me Experienced

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Clear Sound
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Lightweight

                        Cons

                        • Limited Functions

                        Best Uses

                        • Events
                        • Mobile DJ
                        • Performances

                        Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                        I'm an event videographer and I purchased this mic to accompany my sony z1u for on-the-spot interviews. While music/noise is blaring in the background, this little mic will pick up voices for my interviews beautifully. Never have I been so happy with a mic's performance.

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                        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        great to work with

                        By dee

                        from Bristol, CT

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Clear Sound

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Professional Recording

                          Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                          The product is used to conduct interviews. The freelancers and contractors love to use it because the weight of it is not to much and does the same job if not better.

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                          (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          WOKS VERY WELL

                          By Lety Jaramillo

                          from Rio Grande Valley, Texas

                          About Me Novice

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Clear Sound
                          • Easy To Use

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Amateur Recording
                            • Events

                            Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                            It is indeed a very good product, the only negative that I find is that the cable plug fits a little loose. I guess is normal, but it makes me think it will disconect at any time.

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                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            4.0

                            Great Affordable Solution

                            By VirgilsDiner

                            from Central New Jersey

                            About Me Experienced

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Clear Sound
                            • Compact
                            • Easy To Use
                            • Lightweight
                            • Versatile

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about Shure VP64A - Omni Dynamic Handheld Mic:

                                I do some freelance journalism and I was looking to add an affordable omnidirectional mic to my kit. This is a nice looking lightweight mic that does a great job reproducing crisp audio in the field.

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