Audix M1280-BHC Condenser Hypercardioid Microphone (Black)

Audix M1280-BHC Condenser Hypercardioid Microphone (Black)

Audix M1280-BHC Condenser Hypercardioid Microphone (Black)

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The black M1280-BHC Condenser Hypercardioid Microphone from Audix is a miniaturized condenser microphone with a fully integrated pre-amp and detachable cable, has complete immunity from RF interference caused by cell phones and GSM devices. The M1280-BHC is equipped with a hypercardioid capsule and is also available with omni or shotgun capsules. The microphone has a very wide frequency response and can be used in a wide variety of live, studio and broadcast applications. It can be used for drums, percussion, musical instruments, overhead stage miking, podiums, conferences, and presentations.


Lightweight, small profile
Miniaturized pre-amp circuitry
No external power adapter needed
12mm gold vapor diaphragm
Immune to RF interference
Extremely low noise, high SPL handling
Made in the USA


  • Overhead mic for choir, group vocal
  • Acoustic instruments
  • Ambient room miking
  • Symphonic area miking
  • Speech, presentation, podium
  • Cymbals, percussion
  • Acoustic guitar
UPC: 687471291429
In the Box
Audix M1280-BHC Condenser Hypercardioid Microphone (Black)
  • Mini XLR Female to XLR Male Cable - 25' (Black)
  • Hanger-MICRO Clip
  • MC-MICRO Microphone Clip with 5/8" Thread
  • WS1218 Foam Windscreen
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Audix M1280-BHC Specs

    Transducer Type Condenser
    Frequency Response 40 Hz to 20 kHz
    Polar Pattern Hypercardioid
    Output Impedance 150 Ohms
    Sensitivity 10 mV (C/HC), 12 mV (O), 18 mV (S) / Pa @ 1k
    S/N Ratio 73 dB
    Equivalent Noise Level 21 dB (A-weighted)
    Maximum SPL ≥147 dB
    Dynamic Range 126 dB
    Power Requirements 18 to 52 V
    Connector 3-pin XLRm
    Polarity Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 relative to pin 3 of output XLR connector
    Material Machined brass
    Length 2.6" (67 mm)
    Weight 1 oz (28 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.65 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.8 x 2.4 x 2.3"

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