Shure BETA87A - Super-Cardioid Handheld Condenser Microphone

Model #BETA87A

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Packaging Info

Package Weight 1.25 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.1 x 5.0 x 3.3"

General Information

Frequency Response 50 Hz - 20 kHz
Maximum Input Sound Level 142 dB @ 1 kHz 0.25% THD
Power Requirements Phantom 11 - 52v DC
Transducer (Electret Bias) Condenser
Output Connectors XLR-3M Type
Dimensions 7.56 x 2" (192 x 51mm) LxDiameter
Weight 7 oz. (200 g)
Output Impedance 150 Ohms (100 Ohms Actual +/-20%)
Polar Pattern Supercardioid
Expert Reviews
Musicgearreview com.33034305
26 October 2009

The shure Beta 87A has a three phase pop filter that will almost complete take away all of your breath and pop sounds. I have dealt with may Shure Microphones over the last 25 years and I have never had the satisfaction that I have had with the Beta 87 A.

User Reviews
B h photo.32817553
25 February 2015

i really surprised with the high quality performance specialty with the high SPL it's ideal for that people who like to close their mouth with mic. the only thing that i dont like it doesnt has a switch

  • +

    Clear Sound, Easy To Use, Lightweight

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    No switch

25 October 2011

Great vocal Mic. I had been using a SM58A Beta (which I have used for several years), but like the 87A much better. Clean full sounding Mic. If you have a 58 or beta 58A try this mic . I am sure you will love it as much as I do.

14 November 2009

i brought this mic about a year and a half ago, i dropped it several times, left it right infront of the air conditioner overnight, and it sounds just as good as the day i got it, it has a really nice presence, sounds bright, but not cheap bright, i use with a tube preamp "solo 610" and it...

Product Highlights
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    • Shure BETA87A - Super-Cardioid Handheld Condenser Microphone
    • (A25D) Swivel Stand Adapter
    • (26A13) Storage Bag
    • 2 Year Warranty
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