Audio-Technica AT898cT5
Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone, Less Power Module, Terminated with TA5F Connector


The Audio-Technica AT898cT5 is designed to be worn as a lavalier or hidden in clothing, Audio-Technica's discreet-design cardioid AT898 offers maximum intelligibility, accurate voice reproduction and unobtrusive appearance for use in houses of worship, broadcast studios, theaters, etc. Its switchable low-frequency roll-off reduces sensitivity to popping. Battery or phantom power.

Audio-Technica AT898cT5 Includes:

  • AT898cT5 Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone
  • Included Accessories:
    • AT8439 cable clip
    • Clothing clip base
    • Viper clip base
    • Magnet clip base and plate with lanyard
    • Three single mic holders
    • Two double mic holders
    • Two windscreens
    • Battery
    • Protective carrying case

Audio-Technica AT898cT5 Features:

  • Maximum intelligibility and clean, accurate reproduction for lecturers, stage and television talent, and houses of worship
  • Low-profile design (a mere 5 mm in diameter) is ideal for applications requiring minimum visibility
  • Operates on battery or phantom power
  • Extensive array of provided accessories includes a clothing clip, viper clip, magnet clip and lanyard (black models only), windscreens, interchangeable single and double mic holders
  • Accessories available separately
  • 55" Cable terminated with TA5F connector for ATW-U101 and Lectrosonics wireless systems

Audio-Technica AT898cT5 Specifications:

  • Element:  Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
  • Polar Pattern:  Cardioid
  • Frequency Response:  200 Hz - 15 kHz
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off:  80Hz, 12 dB/octave
  • Open Circuit Sensitivity:  Phantom: -43 dB (7.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa; Battery:-46 dB (5.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
  • Impedance: Phantom:  200 Ohms; Battery:  250 Ohms
  • Maximum Input Sound Level: Phantom:  131 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.; Battery: 115 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
  • Dynamic Range (Typical): Phantom:  100 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL; Battery: 84dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio:  63 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
  • Phantom Power Requirements:  11 - 52V DC, 2 mA typical
  • Battery Type:  1.5V AA/UM3
  • Battery Current/Life:  0.4 mA/1200 hours typical (alkaline)
  • Switch:  Flat, roll-off (recessed)
  • Weight:  0.03 oz
  • Dimensions:  0.91" long, 0.21" diameter
  • Output Connector:  TA5F for ATW-U101 and Lectrosonics wirelesssystems
  • Cable:  55"

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