Sanken WMS-5 Five-Channel Surround Microphone

Sanken WMS-5 Five-Channel Surround Microphone with Dual M-S Stereo Capsules

Sanken WMS-5 Five-Channel Surround Microphone with Dual M-S Stereo Capsules

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Sanken WMS-5 overview

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The Sanken WMS-5 is a professional field microphone designed for five-channel surround capturing. Dual M-S stereo capsules are placed to maintain precise phase-coherence and accurate five-channel surround audio reproduction. Five discrete balanced XLR outputs send audio to separate recorder tracks, mixer channels, etc. M-S to left/right stereo matrix circuitry is built into the microphone. The WMS-5 delivers the audio quality and surround capturing flexibility that will prove ideal for feature film audio, broadcast audio, sound design recording and more.

Five Channel Surround
The WMS-5 is designed to capture and reproduce audio in five-channel surround.
Dual M-S Capsules
Dual M-S stereo capsules are placed for precise phase coherence and accurate surround reproduction.
Five Discrete Output Channels
Five discrete balanced XLR output connectors isolate surround audio to separate mixer channels and recorder tracks.
In the Box
Sanken WMS-5 Five-Channel Surround Microphone with Dual M-S Stereo Capsules
  • 12-pin XLR Cable with - L, C ,R , LS and RS 3-pin XLR Connections
  • 1 Year Warranty
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    Sanken WMS-5 specs

    Transducer DC Biased Condenser
    Polar Pattern 5-Channel Surround
    Frequency Response 50Hz to 20kHz
    Dynamic Range (Typical) Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio Mono - Less than 20dB (A)
    Stereo - Less than 22dB (A)
    Surround - Less than 22dB (A)
    Maximum Input Sound Level More than 120dB
    Power Requirements Universal Phantom Feeding DC48V +/- 4V (per channel)
    Output Impedance 120 ohms +/- 30%
    Output Connectors 3-pin XLR x5
    Pad No
    Low Frequency Roll-Off No
    Dimensions (LxDiameter) 9.25 x 1.09" (234.9 x 27.8mm)
    Weight 8.28 oz (235g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 2.75 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 14.0 x 7.0 x 5.0"

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