Sennheiser MKH 8020 Compact Omnidirectional Condenser Microphone (Single Microphone)

BH #SEMKH8020 • MFR #MKH8020
Sennheiser MKH 8020 Compact Omnidirectional Condenser Microphone (Single Microphone)
Key Features
  • Omnidirectional Pattern
  • Modular Design
  • Ideal for Ambiance Recordings
  • Includes Capsule and XLR Module
The MKH 8020 Omnidirectional Microphone from Sennheiser is a professional low-profile condenser microphone intended for crucial ambiance or close-microphone recording. The modular design consists of the MKHC 8020 omnidirectional capsule and the MZX 8000 XLR module output stage.
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Sennheiser MKH 8020 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Omnidirectional Pickup
  • 3Modular Design
  • 4Symmetrical Transducer
  • 5Wide Frequency Response

The MKH 8020 Omnidirectional Microphone from Sennheiser is a professional low-profile condenser microphone intended for crucial ambiance or close-microphone recording. The modular design consists of the MKHC 8020 omnidirectional capsule and the MZX 8000 XLR module output stage.

The capsule features a symmetrical transducer with two back-plates resulting in extremely low distortion. The wide frequency response provides exceptional detail and transparency. With its pristine audio quality and compact design, the MKH 8020 is ideal for orchestral recordings, instrument capturing, stereo recordings, etc.

Omnidirectional Pickup

The omnidirectional polar pattern provides a generous pickup pattern at the direct and off-axis sections of the capsule. The pattern is ideal for use as a "mid" microphone in M/S stereo recording.

Modular Design

The modular design consists of the MKHC 8020 omnidirectional capsule and the MZX 8000 XLR module output stage.

Symmetrical Transducer

The capsule features a symmetrical transducer with two back-plates resulting in extremely low distortion.

Wide Frequency Response

A wide frequency response of 10 Hz to 60 kHz ensures accurate reproduction of instruments, ambiance, vocals, etc.
UPC: 615104262966

Sennheiser MKH 8020 Specs

Microphone
Form FactorStand/Boom Mount
Sound FieldMono
Operating PrinciplePressure Operated
CapsuleCondenser
Polar PatternOmnidirectional
OrientationEnd Address
CircuitrySolid-State
PadNone
High-Pass FilterNone
Tone AdjustmentNone
Gain AdjustmentNone
IndicatorsNone
On-Board ControlsNone
WindscreenFoam (Included)
Performance
Frequency Range10 Hz to 60 kHz
Maximum SPL138 dB SPL
Impedance25 Ohms
Load Impedance1000 Ohms
Sensitivity-30 dBV/Pa at 1 kHz
Equivalent Noise Level10 dB A-Weighted
21 dB CCIR
Connectivity
Output Connectors (Analog)1 x XLR 3-Pin Male (on Mic)
Headphone ConnectorNone
Power
Bus PowerNone
Operating Voltage48 V ± 4 V (Phantom Power)
Operating Current Consumption3.3 mA
Physical
MountingMic Clip (Included)
Included CaseHard Case
Included FiltersNone
Dimensionsø: 0.75 x L: 2.95" / ø: 19 x L: 75 mm
Weight1.94 oz / 55 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.8 x 6.9 x 3.5"
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