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RODE NTG1 Shotgun Microphone

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RODE NTG1 Shotgun Microphone
Key Features
  • For Indie Films, TV & Documentaries
  • Phantom Powered
  • Selectable 80 Hz Low-Cut Filter
  • Low Handling Noise
Capture quality sound indoors or outside for your next indie film, TV shoot, or documentary project with the Rode NTG1 shotgun microphone. With low handling noise and the ability to endure loud sound sources before distortion, the NTG1 offers a cost-effective solution for recording clean dialogue and sound effects.

The NTG1's elevated sensitivity allows it to produce strong output levels without having to apply extreme gain at your mic preamp. Sonically, the NTG1 delivers consistently clear sound due in part to its gentle rise in high frequencies and its rumble-reducing selectable low-cut filter. The durable and lightweight high-grade aluminum housing is finished in hard-wearing epoxy paint to withstand the stress of location recording.
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RODE NTG1 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Quality Sound Capture
  • 3Phantom Powered
  • 4Ideal for Boompole Mounting
  • 5Windscreen Minimizes Wind Noise

Capture quality sound indoors or outside for your next indie film, TV shoot, or documentary project with the Rode NTG1 shotgun microphone. With low handling noise and the ability to endure loud sound sources before distortion, the NTG1 offers a cost-effective solution for recording clean dialogue and sound effects.

The NTG1's elevated sensitivity allows it to produce strong output levels without having to apply extreme gain at your mic preamp. Sonically, the NTG1 delivers consistently clear sound due in part to its gentle rise in high frequencies and its rumble-reducing selectable low-cut filter. The durable and lightweight high-grade aluminum housing is finished in hard-wearing epoxy paint to withstand the stress of location recording.

Quality Sound Capture
The combination of the NTG1's 8.6" long body and supercardioid polar pattern yields focused front-facing directionality and enhanced attenuation of sound entering from the sides. Its low self-noise of 18 dBA and sensitive condenser element communicate detailed audio unburdened by the hiss that plagues many low-cost microphones. Plus, its balanced output allows longer cable runs than most camera-mount shotgun microphones.
Phantom Powered
Thanks to its 3-pin XLR output and compliance with 24V or 48V phantom power, the NTG1 is compatible with a variety of handheld audio recorders, field recorders, and mixer adapters, as well as built-in preamps on many camcorders and cinema cameras.
Ideal for Boompole Mounting
The NTG1 includes a mic clip for easy placement on a mic stand or boompole. Alternatively, mount the NTG1 in the Rode SM4-R shockmount or Rode PG2-R pistol grip (both available separately) to impede the transfer of vibrations in boompole or handheld applications.
Windscreen Minimizes Wind Noise
The NTG1 has a foam windscreen to reduce unwanted wind noise from breezes, fans, heaters, and air conditioners. For maximum reduction of handling noise and wind noise in indoor or outdoor environments, consider the Rode Blimp furry windshield and shockmount suspension system (available separately).
UPC: 698813000456

RODE NTG1 Specs

Key Specs
Form Factor
Stand/Boom Mount
Element Type
Condenser
Polar Pattern
Supercardioid
On-Board Controls
High-Pass Filter
Frequency Range
20 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL
139 dB SPL (1 kHz, 1% THD, 1-Kilohm Load)
Analog Output
1x XLR 3-Pin
Power Sources
Phantom Power
Microphone
Primary Applications
Location Sound, Audio for Video, Field Recording
Form Factor
Stand/Boom Mount
Sound Field
Mono
Element Type
Condenser
Diaphragm
0.5" / 12.70 mm
Polar Pattern
Supercardioid
Orientation
End Address
Circuitry
Solid-State (JFET)
Pad
No
High-Pass Filter
80 Hz, 12 dB/Octave
Gain Adjustment
No
On-Board Controls
High-Pass Filter
Performance
Frequency Range
20 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL
139 dB SPL (1 kHz, 1% THD, 1-Kilohm Load)
Off-Axis Rejection
14 dB at 60°
16 dB at 120°
12 dB at 180°
Impedance
50 Ohms
Sensitivity
-36 dBV/Pa at 1 kHz
Dynamic Range
121 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio
76 dB A-Weighted (1 kHz)
Equivalent Noise Level
18 dB A-Weighted
Analog Output
1x XLR 3-Pin
Power
Power Sources
Phantom Power
Operating Voltage
24 to 48 V
Physical
Color
Black
Mounting Thread Size
5/8"-27 Female (3/8"-16 Female with Included Adapter)
Construction Material
Aluminum
Dimensions
ø: 0.87 x L: 8.62" / ø: 22 x L: 219 mm
Weight
3.7 oz / 105 g (Microphone)
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.9 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
10.8 x 5.2 x 2.2"

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