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DPA Microphones d:vote 4099S Clip Microphone for Saxophone

B&H # DPVO4099S MFR # VO4099-S
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You Pay: $599.95
Product Highlights
  • For Use with Saxophone Family
  • One-Hand Mounting
  • 5.5" Adjustable Gooseneck
  • MicroDot Connector
  • Includes XLR Adapter
  • Detachable Cable

The d:vote 4099S Clip Microphone for Saxophone from DPA Microphones is designed to clip onto your saxophone for live sound and recording purposes. Its mount can be adjusted by one hand and is optimized to attach itself gently to your instrument in order to prevent damage and marks. It can be used with soprano, alto, or baritone saxes.

The 4099S has a pre-polarized condenser capsule with a supercardioid polar pattern. Its gooseneck allows for a variety of positioning possibilities. The 4099S terminates in a MicroDot connector, providing compatibility with DPA's connection adapters for use with a variety of third-party wireless systems. An XLR adapter is included with a belt clip for use in a wired system with 48-volt phantom power.

Transducer Type Pre-Polarized Condenser
Polar Pattern Supercardioid
Principle of Operation Pressure Gradient
Frequency Range 20 Hz to 20 kHz
+/- 2 dB, 20 cm Distance: 80 Hz to 15 kHz with 2 dB Soft Boost @ 10 to 12 kHz, Second Order Low-Cut Filter @ 80 Hz
Sensitivity 6 mV/Pa; -44.5 dB Reference: 1 V/Pa (Nominal, +/- 3 dB)
Equivalent Noise Level Typ. 23 dB(A) Reference: 20 µPa (Maximum 26 dB(A)) (A-Weighted)
Signal to Noise Ratio 71 dB (Reference: 1 kHz @ 1 Pa, 94 dB SPL)
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) < 1 % up to 123 dB SPL peak
< 1 % up to 120 dB SPL RMS sine
Dynamic Range 100 dB
Maximum SPL 142 dB (Peak Before Clipping)
Output Impedance MicroDot: 30 to 40 Ω,
XLR: 100 Ω
Cable Drive Capability XLR: 984' (300 m)
Output Balance Principle Signal balanced with XLR adapter
CMRR XLR Adapter: > 60 dB @ 50 Hz to 15 kHz
Power Supply Minimum 5 V to Maximum 50 V through DPA adapter for wireless systems
48 V phantom power ±4 V with XLR adapter
Current Consumption MicroDot: 1.5 mA
XLR Adapter: 3.5 mA
Connector MicroDot
XLR Adapter Included
Polarity Positively increasing sound pressure produces positive going voltage at MicroDot pin (and pin 2 on DAD6001 XLR adapter)
Operating Temperature -40° to 113°F (-40° to 45°C)
Relative Humidity Up to 90%
Cable Length 6' (1.8 m)
Gooseneck Length: 5.5" (140 mm)
Capsule Diameter 0.2" (5.4 mm)
Microphone Length 1.8" (45 mm)
Weight 1.1 oz (31 g)
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  • Belt Clip
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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