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The Shure MX185 Cardioid Lavalier Microphone features a wide dynamic range and frequency response for accurate sound reproduction of vocals, instruments and other sound sources.
The microphone may be clipped to neckties, lapels, and other articles of clothing, making it an ideal solution for interviews, presentations, dictation and sound reinforcement.
The cardioid polar pattern features a uniform frequency response and adequately rejects noise and feedback at the off-axis sections of the capsule.
The MX series lavalier microphone feature interchangeable cartridges for easy servicing and replacement. The MX185 features a 4' (1.2 m) long cable with an TA4-F connection. The supplied RK100PK preamplifier provides the standard 3-pin XLR connection. Additional accessories include tie clips, a foam windscreen, zipper pouch, and snap-fit windscreen.
Highly sensitive condenser lavalier capsule
Interchangeable cartridges for easy replacement and servicing
4' (1.2 m) long cable with 4-pin female (TA4-F) connection
In the Box
Shure MX185 - Cardioid Wired Lavalier Microphone
Dual Tie Clip
RK100PK In-Line Preamp with XLR Connection
Hex Wrench #4
1 Year Warranty
Table of Contents
Electret Bias Condenser
50Hz - 17kHz
Dynamic Range (Typical)
94dB, (@ 1kHz, A-Weighted)
Maximum Input Sound Level
123dB, (@ 1kHz, 1% THD)
11 - 52VDC (with Belt Clip Preamp, Included)
150 Ohms (180 Ohms Actual)
TA4-F (4-pin mini connection)
XLR-3M Type (with included RK183T2 preamplifier)
Low Frequency Roll-Off
Radio, Videography, Television and Broadcast.
Microphone Housing: .85 x .46" (22 x 12mm) LxDiameter In-Line Pre-Amp: 3.89 x .79" (99 x 20mm) LxW Cable: 4' (1.2 m) Long (w/TA4F Connector)