Audio-Technica U853PM UniPoint Series Cardioid Condenser Hanging Microphone with AT8534 Wall/Ceiling Plate Power Module (Black)

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Audio-Technica U853PM UniPoint Series Cardioid Condenser Hanging Microphone with AT8534 Wall/Ceiling Plate Power Module (Black)
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Audio-Technica U853PM Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Wall/Ceiling Plate Power Module
  • 3Flexible Steel Suspension Hanger
  • 4Interchangeable Capsules
  • 5Cardioid Polar Pattern
  • 6UniSteep Filter
  • 7RFI Shielding

From the Audio-Technica UniPoint Series, the U853 Hanging Microphone is designed for accurate signal reproduction in theaters, houses-of-worship, conference halls, boardrooms, schools, professional recording applications and more. The U853 features a flexible steel hanger that grips the suspended cable and capsule, enabling easy microphone placement without excess hardware.

The U853's capsule features a wide frequency response and highly sensitive cardioid capsule. The cardioid pick up pattern provides a focused pick up area by minimizing noise and ambiance at the off-axis sections of the microphone. The result is a focused pick up without residual room noise and feedback. The wide, linear frequency response ensures transparent, accurate reproduction of both vocals and instruments.

A low frequency roll-off switch eliminates rumble and noise associated with room ambiance, acoustics, wind, proximity effect, etc. The U853's rich audio quality, detailed signal reproduction, small profile and flexibility make it an excellent choice for capturing choirs, theatrical performances, lectures, sermons, etc.

Wall/Ceiling Plate Power Module

This package includes the AT8534 wall/ceiling mount and phantom power supply. Designed to mount into a standard U.S. single gang electrical box, the module provides a TB3-M input for connection to the microphone and screw terminal outputs for wiring an XLR output cable to the P.A. system.

Flexible Steel Suspension Hanger

The steel hanger wraps around the ceiling suspended cable and capsule. The flexible design enables flexible positioning and placement.

Interchangeable Capsules

The UniPoint series features interchangeable capsules. A cardioid capsule is included although hyper-cardioid, omni-directional and UniLine capsules are available as options.

Cardioid Polar Pattern

The included cardioid capsule provides a focused pick up pattern while minimizing noise and ambiance that can cause feedback.

UniSteep Filter

Switchable low-frequency roll-off filter eliminates low-frequency residual noise at 80Hz.

RFI Shielding

UniGuard RFI-shielding protects the microphone against noise caused by radio-frequency interference in the area.
UPC: 042005140718

Audio-Technica U853PM Specs

Form FactorHanging
CapsuleElectret Condenser
Polar PatternCardioid
High-Pass Filter80 Hz, 18 dB/Octave
Frequency Range30 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL133 dB SPL (Phantom Power, 1 kHz, 1% THD)
Impedance200 Ohms (Phantom Power)
Dynamic Range109 dB (Phantom Power, 1 kHz, at Max SPL)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio70 dB (1 kHz, at 1 Pa/94 dB SPL)
Output Connectors (Analog)1 x XLR 3-Pin Male (on Power Supply)
Cable Length25' / 7.6 m
Operating Voltage11 to 52 V (Phantom Power)
Operating Current Consumption2 mA (Phantom Power)
DimensionsH: 4.55 x W: 2.8 x L: 1.42" / H: 115.5 x W: 71 x L: 36 mm (Power Supply)
ø: 0.48 x L: 1.34" / ø: 12.19 x L: 34 mm (Microphone)
Weight0.5 oz / 14 g (Microphone)
3.4 oz / 97 g (Power Supply)
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.88 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.9 x 5.1 x 2.9"
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