Shure KSM8 B review: specs & price

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Dynamic Vocals and Speech Microphone

The Shure KSM8 B is a Dynamic Vocals and Speech Microphone with a With dualdyne double membrane technology, Minimal proximity effect and minimal axial sound...

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Description Audix OM11Dynamic Vocals MicrophoneDynamic Vocal MicrophoneDynamic Handheld MicrophoneSpeech and vocal microphoneDynamic Vocal MicrophoneSennheiser E 935Dynamic Vocal MicrophoneVocals microphoneDynamic Microphone
Weight370 g-320 g----400 g-387 g
On/Off Switch
Polar PatternHypercardioidCardioidCardioidSupercardioidCardioidCardioidCardioidCardioidCardioidSupercardioid
CableNoNoNo NoNoNoNoNo
Directional characteristic-CardioidCardioid--Cardioid----
Frequency range-50 - 18,000 Hz20 - 17000 Hz-50 - 16,000 Hz50 Hz - 18 kHz40 – 18,000 Hz50 Hz - 15 kHz50 - 18,000 Hz50 - 18,000 Hz
Impedance-600 Ohm600 Ohm-250 Ohm600 Ω--600 Ohm325 Ohm
Sensitivity--2.6 mV/Pa---2.8 mV/Pa at 1 kHz = -51 dB (0 dB = 1V/Pa)1.55 mV/PA--
Polar pattern----Cardioid--CardioidCardioid-
Peak SPL-----142 dB-147 dB SPL--

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The Shure KSM8 B is a Dynamic Vocals and Speech Microphone with a With dualdyne double membrane technology, Minimal proximity effect and minimal axial sound colouration, The signal is received in its natural state for uncoloured reproduction, Aluminium housing, Microphone mesh head is made of hardened steel & AK8C zipper bag and A25E microphone holder included. The retail price is 385.43 £.


Polar patternCardioid
Frequency range40 - 16,000 Hz
Impedance300 Ohm
Sensitivity-51.5 dBV / Pa / 1.85 mV / Pa
On/Off SwitchNo
Polar PatternCardioid

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