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Audio-Technica U853AUPM UniPoint Series UniLine Cardioid Condenser Hanging Microphone with AT8534 Wall/Ceiling Plate Power Module (Black)

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Audio-Technica U853AUPM UniPoint Series UniLine Cardioid Condenser Hanging Microphone with AT8534 Wall/Ceiling Plate Power Module (Black)
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Audio-Technica U853PMU Overview

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

From the Audio-Technica UniPoint Series, the U853AU Hanging Microphone is designed for accurate signal reproduction in theaters, houses-of-worship, conference halls, boardrooms, schools, professional recording applications and more. The U853AU features a flexible steel hanger that grips the suspended cable and capsule, enabling easy microphone placement without excess hardware.

The U853AU features Audio-Technica's UniLine cardioid capsule. The UniLine cardioid capsule features a tight 90 degree acceptance angle, virtually eliminating audio signal outside of the pick up pattern. The result is a focused pattern that accurately reproduces audio signal in noisy environments.

A low frequency roll-off switch eliminates rumble and noise associated with room ambiance, acoustics, wind, proximity effect, etc. The U853AU'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.

UniLine Cardioid Capsule

The included UniLine cardioid capsule provides a focused pick up pattern with a 90 degree acceptance angle. The focused pick up eliminates unwanted noise outside of the pattern.

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 cardioid capsules are available as options.

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: 042005140725

Audio-Technica U853PMU Specs

Microphone
Form FactorHanging
CapsuleElectret Condenser
Polar PatternCardioid
PadNone
High-Pass Filter80 Hz, 18 dB/Octave
Performance
Frequency Range30 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL130 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 Ratio74 dB (1 kHz, at 1 Pa/94 dB SPL)
Connectivity
Output Connectors (Analog)1 x XLR 3-Pin Male (on Power Supply)
Cable Length25' / 7.6 m
Power
Operating Voltage11 to 52 V (Phantom Power)
Operating Current Consumption2 mA (Phantom Power)
Physical
ColorBlack
MountingHanging
DimensionsH: 2.8 x W: 4.55 x L: 1.42" / H: 71 x W: 115.5 x L: 36 mm (Power Supply)
ø: 0.48 x L: 6.14" / ø: 12.2 x L: 156 mm (Microphone)
Weight1.1 oz / 30 g (Microphone)
3.4 oz / 97 g (Power Supply)
Packaging Info
Package Weight1 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.6 x 5 x 2.8"
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How does this mount? Can it mount to a drop ceiling?
Asked by: Dayna G.
The U853AUPM features a permanently attached 25 foot cable that would connect to the AT8534 wall/ceiling plate power module. The module is designed to be mounted in a standard metal U.S. single-gang electrical box. https://bhpho.to/2rW1oWG The mic itself can be hung via the cable with the included wire hanger or attached to mic stand with included stand mount.
Answered by: Jeff P.
Date published: 2018-08-27
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