The Shure Beta 57A Dynamic Microphone is a precision-engineered dynamic microphone designed for professional live sound reinforcement and studio recording. A tight supercardioid pattern on the Beta 57A delivers high gain before feedback and maximum isolation from other sound sources, with minimum off-axis tone coloration.

Shure Beta 57A Dynamic Microphone Features
  • Tailored frequency response provides drums, guitars, vocals, and horns with studio quality sound
  • Uniform supercardioid pattern for high gain-before-feedback and superior rejection of off-axis sound
  • Hardened steel mesh grille that facilitates use of proximity effect and resists wear and abuse
  • Neodymium magnet for high signal-to-noise ratio output
  • Advanced pneumatic shock mount system that minimizes transmission of mechanical noise and vibration
  • Frequency response: 50 to 16,000 Hz

Shure Beta 57A Suggested Applications

  • Guitar Amp
  • Bass Amp
  • Acoustic Guitar
  • Brass and Saxophone
  • Snare Drums
  • Rack and Floor Toms
  • Congas
  • Woodwinds
  • Lead Vocals

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Shure Beta 57A Dynamic Microphone Specifications
  • Type: Dynamic (moving coil) Frequency Response: 50 to 16,000 Hz
  • Polar Pattern: Supercardioid, rotationally symmetrical about microphone axis, uniform with frequency
  • Output Level (at 1,000 Hz): Open Circuit Voltage –51 dBV/Pa* (0.28 mV)
    *1 Pa = 94 dB SPL
  • Impedance: Rated impedance is 150 Ohms (290 Ohms actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low Z
  • Phasing: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3
  • Connector: Three–pin professional audio connector (male XLR type)
  • Case: Silver blue enamel–painted die cast metal with hardened, matte-finished steel mesh grille
  • Adjustable Stand Adapter: Slip–in, adjustable through 180°, with standard 5/8”-27 thread
  • Weight: 272 grams (9.71 oz)
  • Included Accessories
    • Adjustable Stand Adapter: A25D
    • 5/8 to 3/8 inch (Euro) Thread Adapter
    • Storage Bag

ConditionBrand New (New)
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  • BETA 57A Supercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone
  • Passive
Microphone Type
  • Dynamic
Polar Pattern
  • Supercardioid
  • Wired

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