Samson MTR231 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone

Samson MTR231 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone

Samson MTR231 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone

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Product Highlights

  • Dual 1" Gold-Sputtered Diaphragms
  • Omni, Cardioid and Figure-8 Patterns
  • Handles SPLs up to 132 dB
  • 10 dB Attenuation Switch
  • Low Self-Noise
  • Internally Shockmounted Capsule
  • Die-Cast Construction
  • Includes Shockmount, Pop Filter and Case
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Samson MTR231 overview

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The MTR231 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone from Samson is a microphone that features dual 1" gold-sputtered diaphragms. The microphone has three selectable polar patterns including cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure-8. The MTR231 also features a 10 dB attenuation switch and is capable of handling SPLs up to 132 dB. Its internally shockmounted capsule also minimizes touch noise. The MTR231 also features low self-noise and a wide dynamic range. This rugged die-cast microphone is bundled with a pop filter, shockmount and protective carry case.

Large-diaphragm multi-pattern studio condenser
Dual 1" gold-sputtered capsules
Smooth and transparent sound reproduction
Omnidirectional, Cardioid, and Figure-8 selectable pick-up patterns
48V Phantom power operation
10 dB attenuation pad
Internal capsule shockmounting
Extended smooth frequency response
Durable die-cast construction
Gold-plated XLR connector
In the Box
Samson MTR231 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone
  • Shockmount
  • Pop Filter
  • Carry Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    Samson MTR231 specs

    Analog Performance
    Operating Principle Pressure Gradient
    Transducer Condenser
    Diaphragm 1" / 25.40 mm
    Polar Pattern Cardioid, Figure-8, Omnidirectional
    Pattern Selection Switched
    Frequency Range 20 Hz to 20 kHz
    Signal to Noise Ratio 78 dB 
    Equivalent Noise Level 16 dB 
    Maximum SPL 132 dB SPL
    Pad -10 dB
    Impedance 50 Ohms ± 30% @ 1 kHz
    Sensitivity Cardioid: -37 dB
    Omnidirectional: -39 dB
    Figure 8: -33 dB
    Dynamic Range 118 dB
    Output Connectors 1 x 3-Pin XLR
    Operating Voltage 48 V
    Length 7.55" / 191.7 mm
    Diameter 2.13" / 54 mm
    Weight 1.21 lbs / 552 g
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 4.55 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 11.8 x 11.1 x 4.5"

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