Sennheiser MK4 review: specs & price

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Large Diaphragm True Condenser Studio Microphone

The Sennheiser MK4 is a Large Diaphragm True Condenser Studio Microphone with a Low inherent noise, High maximum SPL, 48 V Phantom power (P48), Robust metal...

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Frequency response20 - 20,000 Hz (+/- 3 dB)---20 Hz-20 kHz20 Hz to 20 kHz----
Boundary sound pressure level120 dB with pad off, 135 dB with pad on--------144 dB
Dimensions194 x 51 mm203 x 51 x 28 mm---210 mm height, 48 mm diameter-203 x 51 x 28 mm53 x 95 mm52 x 225 mm
Weight0.45 kg----440 g--185 g620 g
Switchable Polar Pattern
Low Cut
Shockmount included
USB Microphone
Diaphragm-27 mm-----2 x 27 mm--
Frequency range-20 Hz - 20 kHz-20 - 20,000 Hz--25 - 20,000 Hz20 Hz - 20 kHz7 - 87,000 Hz-
Polar pattern-CardioidCardioid-Omnidirectional, cardioid, super cardioid, figure-8Cardioid--Cardioid-
Output impedance-50 ohms-----50 ohms, S / N Ratio DIN / IEC 651--
Maximum SPL 0.5% THD at 1000 ohms-134.5 dB-----134.5 dB--
Sensitivity---16 mV / Pa28mv / pa-31 ± 1dB-----
Nominal impedance-----50 ohms---50/200 ohms

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The Sennheiser MK4 is a Large Diaphragm True Condenser Studio Microphone with a Low inherent noise, High maximum SPL, 48 V Phantom power (P48), Robust metal housing & Incl. microphone mount (shock mount not included). The retail price is 256.11 £.


Frequency range20 - 20000 Hz
Maximum SPL140 dB
Diameter57 mm (maximum), length
Switchable Polar PatternNo
Low CutNo
Shockmount includedNo
USB MicrophoneNo

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