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Shure SM48S-LC Vocal Microphone with On/Off Switch

BH #SHSM48SLC • MFR #SM48S-LC
Shure SM48S-LC Vocal Microphone with On/Off Switch
Key Features
  • High-Quality Live Vocal Microphone
  • Dynamic Cardioid
  • Internal Shockmount
  • Built-In Pop Filter
The Shure SM48S-LC Vocal Microphone features a unidirectional (cardioid) dynamic design, well suited for lead vocals, backup vocals, and spoken word applications. The microphone features an internally shock-mounted cartridge, a steel mesh grille, and an internal pop filter for mitigating plosives. The durable construction can withstand the rigors of on-the-road wear and tear. The SM48S-LC is designed to perform consistently both outdoors and indoors, and when used for singing or speech applications. The microphone features an integrated on/off switch and includes a microphone clip and a zippered pouch.
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Shure SM48 Overview

The Shure SM48S-LC Vocal Microphone features a unidirectional (cardioid) dynamic design, well suited for lead vocals, backup vocals, and spoken word applications. The microphone features an internally shock-mounted cartridge, a steel mesh grille, and an internal pop filter for mitigating plosives. The durable construction can withstand the rigors of on-the-road wear and tear. The SM48S-LC is designed to perform consistently both outdoors and indoors, and when used for singing or speech applications. The microphone features an integrated on/off switch and includes a microphone clip and a zippered pouch.

  • Cardioid pickup pattern rejects off-axis sound and provides superior gain before feedback
  • Frequency response tailored for vocals, with brightened midrange and bass roll-off to control proximity effect
  • Shock-mounted cartridge for exceptional ruggedness and reduced handling noise
  • Built-in "pop" filter that reduces plosive breath sounds and wind noise
  • Supplied stand adapter and carrying/storage bag
  • Lockable On/Off switch
  • Shure quality and ruggedness
UPC: 042406051323

Shure SM48 Specs

Key Specs
Form Factor
Handheld
Element Type
Dynamic
Polar Pattern
Cardioid
On-Board Controls
On/Off
Frequency Range
55 Hz to 14 kHz
Analog Output
1x XLR 3-Pin Male
Power Sources
No Power Required
Microphone
Primary Applications
Live Sound, Studio Recording
Form Factor
Handheld
Intended Sound Sources
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Drums
Sound Field
Mono
Element Type
Dynamic
Polar Pattern
Cardioid
Orientation
End Address
Circuitry
Solid-State
Pad
No
High-Pass Filter
No
Gain Adjustment
No
On-Board Controls
On/Off
Performance
Frequency Range
55 Hz to 14 kHz
Impedance
150 Ohms
Load Impedance
19 to 300 Ohms
Connectivity
Analog Output
1x XLR 3-Pin Male
Power
Power Sources
No Power Required
Physical
Color
Black
Mounting Thread Size
5/8"-27 Female (3/8"-16 Female with Included Adapter)
Environmental Protection
No
Dimensions
ø: 2.1 x L: 6.5" / ø: 54.2 x L: 166 mm
Weight
13.1 oz / 370 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.47 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
10.2 x 4.95 x 3.35"

Shure SM48 Reviews

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question

Is the Shure SM48 mic compatible with the Canon Vixia HFR30 camera?
Asked by: Tara B.
What about using an XLR cable with an adaptor?
Answered by: Tara B.
Date published: 2018-08-28

Does this have a mute and on/off button ?

Does this have a mute and on/off button ?
Asked by: Senoga
No, the Shure SM48-LC Vocal Microphone does not have an on/off switch. The Shure SM48S-LC Vocal Microphone with On/Off Switch (B&H # SHSM48SLC) is the version that does include an on/off switch.
Answered by: Lisa S
Date published: 2022-10-09

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On-Stage DS7200B Adjustable Height Desktop Mic Stand (Black)
Asked by: Robert
Yes
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2019-08-21

question

Is the SM48-LC phantom powered ?
Asked by: CostaRicaBiker
no, Phantom is not required
Answered by: Matt V.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

can it be used with a standard 3.5 mic plug, or if it connect to an XLR can it be used with an adapter for input to a Camcorder or DSLR camera?
Asked by: MACCABI L.
YES, IT CAN BE USED SINCE YOU HAVE THE ADAPTERS XLR OR MINI JACK 3.5MM
Answered by: ARLEN P.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

Does it come with the connector in box?
Asked by: Anonymous
The SM48-LC includes a stand adapter and carrying/storage bag.
Answered by: Shure Rep Shure Expert
Date published: 2018-08-28
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