The MTR101 Condenser Microphone from Samson is suitable for a variety of recording applications; including vocals, acoustic instruments, or a room microphone. The MTR101 features a large, 1" diaphragm, a cardioid polar pattern and SPL handling up to 137dB. The capsule is internally shock-mounted within the rugged, die cast body. The MTR101 combines low self-noise and a wide dynamic range with its smooth, 20Hz to 20kHz, frequency response. Apply Phantom power and you're ready to enjoy the MTR101's versatility!