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Home > Pro Audio > Microphones & Wireless Systems > Microphones > Condenser Microphones > Shure MX396C Microflex Multi-Element Boundary Microphone

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Product Overview

Designed for meeting-room full coverage of large tables.

  • End of table (300 degrees ), center of table (360 degrees ), or cross table (bidirectional) coverage patterns
    Low profile, aesthetic design
    Wide dynamic range and smooth frequency response
    Individual control of each element
    Bi-color status indicator
    Programmable mute switch
    Logic input/output for remote LED and mute control
    Radio Frequency filtering with CommShield technology
    Configurable mute switch with logic output
Product Details

Shure MX396C Microflex Multi-Element Boundary Microphone

The MX396 Tri-Element Boundary Microphone features three cardioid elements that are adjustable to 120-120-120 degrees, a mute output, and an LED input. The cable can exit from either the back or bottom exit of the unit. The Shure MX396 Tri-Element microphone is a unique and versatile tool for conference room installations, providing full coverage of large tables using fewer microphones, and a low profile design. Clean and simple in appearance, the MX396 boundary mic is ideal for use in boardrooms and other installations where aesthetics are important. The Shure multi-element plate microphone is also available in a dual element configuration.

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  • Type: Condenser (electret bias)
    Frequency Response: 50—17000 Hz
    Polar Pattern: 3 x Cardioid
    Output Impedance: EIA Rated at 150 Ohms (170 Ohms actual)
    Output Configuration: Active balanced
    Sensitivity (at 1 kHz , open circuit voltage): —35 dBV/Pa (18 mV) 1 Pascal=94 dB SPL
    Maximum Sound Pressure Level (1 kHz at 1% THD, 1 kohms load): 122 dB Equivalent Output Noise (A-weighted) 28 dB SPL
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio (referenced at 94 dB SPL at 1 kHz): 66 dB
    Dynamic Range (1 kohms load at 1 kHz): 94 dB
    Common Mode Rejection (10 Hz to 100 kHz): 45 dB minimum
    Preamplifier Output Clipping Level (1% THD): —7 dBV (0.5 V)
    Weight Net: 1.29 lbs. (0.587 kg)
    Packaged: 2.02 lbs. (0.916 kg)
    Logic Connections LED IN: Active low (=1.0V), TTL compatible. Absolute maximum voltage: -0.7V to 50V. LOGIC OUT: Active low (=1.0V), sinks up to 20mA, TTL compatible. Absolute maximum voltage: -0.7V to 50V (up to 50V through 3kohms).
    Mute Switch Attenuation: —50 dB minimum
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