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Item #: H70012
Mfg #: Beta 98AMP/C

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Product Overview

A drum microphone that combines an integrated preamplifier with a miniature cardioid capsule.

  • Premier live performance microphone with Shure quality, ruggedness, and reliability
    Precision-engineered design features integrated preamplifier and XLR connector
    Uniform cardioid polar pattern provides maximum gain-before-feedback Superior rejection of off-axis sound
    Frequency response tailored for drums and percussion applications
    Wide dynamic range for use in high SPL environments
    Flexible gooseneck for precise placement and easy adjustments
    Ships with A75M Universal Microphone mount
    Furnished with snap-fit windscreen and zippered carrying pouch
    Enamel coated metal construction and stainless steel inner grille resist wear and abuse
Product Details

Shure Beta 98AMP/C Drum Mic

The Beta 98AMP/C drum microphone combines an integrated preamplifier with a miniature cardioid capsule to provide a smooth, natural tailored response for drums and percussion. The Beta 98AMP/C has a wide dynamic range and has a sound pressure level (SPL) capability 7dB higher than other Beta 98 versions. The uniform cardioid polar pattern provides maximum gain-before-feedback and rejection of off-axis sound for smooth high-end response and control. The Beta 98AMP/C has a miniature design that lets it be positioned in spaces where a full sized mic won't fit, and the included A75M universal microphone mount allows accurate and secure placement in any configuration. Includes a flexible gooseneck, snap-fit windscreen, and zippered carrying pouch.

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  • Type: Electret Condenser
    Polar Pattern: Cardioid
    Frequency Response: 20 to 20,000 Hz
    Output Impedance: 150 Ohms
    Sensitivity (at 1 kHz, open circuit voltage): –50.0 dBV/Pa (2.5 mV)
    Maximum SPL (1 kHz at 1% THD):
    2500 Ohm load: 157.5 dB
    1000 Ohm load: 153 dB

    Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 63 dB
    Dynamic Range (at 1 kHz):
    2500 Ohm load: 126.5 dB
    1000 Ohm load: 122.0 dB

    Clipping Level (1 kHz at 0.25% THD):
    2500 Ohm load: 12.5 dBV
    1000 Ohm load: 7.5 dBV

    Self-Noise (typical, equivalent SPL, A-weighted): 31 dB SPL
    Common Mode Rejection (10 Hz to 100,00 kHz): > 60 dB
    Polarity: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3
    Power requirements: 11–52 V DC phantom power (IEC-61938), 5.5 mA
    Weight: Net: 130 g (4.6 oz.)
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