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Sennheiser MKH 8070 Long Shotgun Microphone

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Sales SKU: SENMKH8070
Product Code: MKH8070

The Sennheiser MKH 8070 was especially designed for picking up distant sources of sound in best quality. Its very natural sound makes it the ideal choice for major broadcast and sporting events. Featuring extreme directivity and a pronounced lobar pick-up pattern, it will reliably capture that magic moment from a distance, even under the toughest sonic and climatic conditions. The MKH 8070's special design ensures attenuation of off-axis sound without coloration. Like all mics of the 8000-family it can be easily combined with the MZD 8000 digital module, turning it into a full-fledged digital microphone.


  • Lobar pick-up pattern
  • Enhanced directivity
  • Very natural sound
  • Uncolored off-axis sound
  • Exceptionally low inherent self-noise
  • Extremely low distortion
  • Transformerless and fully floating balanced output
  • High output signal
  • Rugged metal housing
  • Non-reflective Nextel coating
  • Extremely weather-proof due to RF circuit
  • Becomes a digital mic when combined with the MZD 8000 digital module
  • Timbrally identical with the other 8000-series microphones for optimum aural compatibility

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  • Transducer Principle: RF condenser microphone
  • Pick-up Pattern: lobar
  • Frequency Response: 45-20,000 Hz
  • Sensitivity: -19 dBV/Pa (112 mV/Pa)
  • Max. Sound Pressure Level: 124 dB SPL
  • Phantom Powering: 48 ± 4 V (P48, IEC 61938)
  • Current Consumption: 3.3 mA
  • Nominal Impedance: 25 Ω
  • Min. Terminating Impedance: 2000 Ω
  • Equivalent Noise Level 8 dB(A) (DIN-IEC 651), 21 dB (CCIR 268-3)
  • Operating Temperature: -10 °C to 60 °C
  • Audio Output: XLR-3M balanced, transformerless, floating
  • Current Consumption: 3.3 mA
  • Dimensions (Diameter x Length): 19 x 432 mm (465 mm with XLR module MZX 8000)
  • Weight: 300 g (332 g with XLR module MZX 8000)

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