NOTE: Preliminary information on the G4 broadcast and film line is outlined here (a full line overview is available on Sennheiser’s website). Location Sound is accepting pre-orders for a select line of G4 wireless combo systems and individual system components for the broadcast and film industry. Anticipated availability is April 2018.
evolution Wireless G4: Overview
evolution Wireless G4 retains all of G3’s best features while simultaneously providing many system improvements.
evolution Wireless G4 features more power than its predecessor. The 300, 500 and IEM series offer increased transmitter output power, up to 50 mW, for greater transmission range. The portable Broadcast & Film sets benefit from 8 hours of battery power.
G4 exceeds expectations with increased switching bandwidth of up to 88 MHz in the 300 and 500 Series.
G4 offers full flexibility for a wide range of possible applications: live sound, in-ear monitoring, portable solutions for ENG and professional film productions. It is mobile, always on air, and evolves with users and their demands.
G4’s 100 series systems can be daisy chained for fast, coordinated setup via a new linking function. G4’s intuitive LCD and OLED displays make the lives of engineers easier in any environment.
G4 keeps you connected. For mobile PA applications, the receivers slot directly into the LSP 500 wireless loudspeaker. Integrators adore G4’s versatility when it comes to workflows and control software such as the WSM (Wireless Systems Manager) and the Sennheiser Control Cockpit.
When it comes to applications in hospitality, education and events, G4 is your mobile solution that fits into any room and perfectly integrates into existing workflows. Documentary filmmakers and video journalists know that G4 fits into any bag and provides powerful speech intelligibility for their interviews or reports.
For years, evolution wireless G3 has been one of the best-selling wireless systems in the market. evolution wireless G4 takes this legacy one step further with more power, features and flexibility.
- Fully compatible with existing evolution wireless equipment from G1 to G3
- Unparalleled performance and feature set
- Many user-inspired improvements: wider switching bandwidth and higher output power of up to 50 mW for the 300 and 500 Series
- Great audio quality due to a wide range of professional microphone capsules, lavalier mics and headsets
evolution wireless G4: What’s New?
In addition to a sleek new design, evolution Wireless G4 features many system improvements.
G4 100 Series (fully compatible with all previous series)
New Multi-Channel Setup Capabilities
Up to 12 systems can be daisy-chained with an Easy Setup function (cable included)
Improved User Interface
High-contrast LCD display, blue sync LED, dedicated Escape button
New aluminum housing for SKM handheld transmitters
Programmable mute switch added to SKM handheld transmitters
More In The Box
Rackmount now included with every 100 series set
G4 500 Series (fully compatible with all previous series)
Switching bandwidth expanded. Now up to 88 MHz and 32 channels.
Higher RF output power of up to 50 mW, selectable in three steps (10/30/50)
Bodypacks and portable camera receivers with increased protection from humidity and water splashes
Improved User Interface
Convenient jog wheel, OLED display, white text on black background, automatic dimming, blue sync LED, red warning LED, dedicated Escape button
Brand New ENG Pro Sets and Products
In addition to the 100 series camera systems, a brand new range of 500 Series systems cater to film and video needs: the PRO lavalier mic set (includes MKE 2), the PRO Film Combo Set (with MKE 2 and phantom- powered SKP), and the PRO Boom Combo Set (phantom-powered SKP).