Audio-Technica U853RW
Phantom-Powered Cardioid Condenser Hanging Microphone in White

OUR PART #  U853RW


The Audio-Technica U853RW is the white-finished version of U853R. The U853RW cardioid condenser hanging microphone is equipped with UniGuard innovations that offer unsurpassed immunity from radio frequency interference. The phantom-powered microphone accepts interchangeable elements, available in cardioid, hypercardioid, omnidirectional and UniLine line cardioid polar patterns. The U853RW also offers an 80 Hz low-cut UniSteep filter that reduces pickup of low-frequency ambient noise.

Audio-Technica U853RW Includes:

  • AT8153 two-stage foam windscreen
  • AT8451 steelhanger
  • AT8538 power module
  • AT8438 5/8"-27 stand adapter

Audio-Technica U853RW Features:

  • Designed for suspension over choirs, instrumental groups and theater stages
  • Superior off-axis rejection for maximum gain before feedback
  • UniGuard RFI-shielding technology offers outstanding rejection of radio frequency interference (RFI)
  • UniSteep filter provides a steep low-frequency attenuation to improve sound pickup without affecting voice quality
  • Accepts interchangeable elements to permit angle of acceptance from 90° to 360°
  • Low-profile design with low-reflectance finish for minimum visibility

Audio-Technica U853RW Specifications:

  • Element: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Frequency Response 30-20,000 Hz
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off: 80 Hz, 18 dB/octave
  • Impedance: 250 ohms
  • Max Input Sound Level: 139 dB SPL
  • Dynamic Range (typical): 115 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 70 dB
  • Phantom Power Requirements: 11-52V DC
  • Switch: Flat, roll-off
  • Weight (microphone): 0.5 oz
  • Weight (power module): 2.9 oz
  • Dimensions (microphone, L x D): 1.34" x 0.48"
  • Dimensions (power module, L x D): 3.66" x 0.74"
  • Output Connector (power module): Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
  • Cable: 25 ft long (permanently attached to microphone), 0.13" diameter, 2 conductor shielded cable with TA3F-type connector
  • Optional Interchangeable Elements: UE-H hypercardioid (100°); UE-O omnidirectional (360°); UE-UL UniLine (90°)
  • Audio-Technica Case Style: M12
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