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RODE NT5 Microphone

My Product Code: NT5

The NT5 is RODE's premier small-diaphragm cardioid condenser microphone sometimes referred to as a 'pencil mic'.

Availability: Available

Excl. VAT £132.50 Incl. VAT £159.00
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Intended for recording acoustic instruments drum overheads cymbals and live performances the compact externally polarized mic employs a 1/2" capsule an active J-FET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer.

Its tight cardioid pickup pattern also makes it ideal for use as an indoor dialogue microphone for filmmaking on a mic stand or boom.

Expanding the NT5's versatility an interchangeable omnidirectional capsule (NT45-O) is available.

Finished in durable satin nickel the NT5 available as a single microphone or as an acoustically matched pair.

The NT5 is designed and made in Australia and covered by RODE's industry leading 10 year warranty.



Additional Information

Acoustic PrinciplePressure Gradient
Active ElectronicsJFET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Address TypeEnd
Frequency Range20Hz - 20kHz
Output Impedance100_
Maximum SPL143dB SPL (@ 1kHz 1% THD into 1K_ load)
Maximum Output Level13.9dBu (@ 1kHz 1% THD into 1K_ load
Sensitivity-38.0dB re 1 Volt/Pascal (12.00mV @ 94 dB SPL) +/- 2 dB @ 1kHz
Equivalent Noise Level (A-weighted)16dB-A
Power Options +24V phantom power+48V phantom power
Weight 101.00gm
Dimensions118.00mmH x 20.00mmW x 20.00mmD
Output XLR Output
Warranty 1 year with free extension to 10 years following registration
Product Manual No
Included NT5 Compact 1/2" Cardioid Condenser Microphone
RM5 Durable Microphone Clip
WS5 Pop Filter/Wind Shield
ZP1 Padded Zip Pouch
Warranty CameraKings 3 Year Comprehensive Warranty