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Sennheiser MKH8040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

Sennheiser MKH8040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone Sennheiser MKH8040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone
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Sales SKU: SENMKH8040
Product Code: MKH8040

The cardioid MKH 8040 is suitable for almost any application. It considerably reduces pick-up of a reverberant room. This is very helpful in rooms with poor acoustics or when disturbing sounds impinge mainly from the rear. Package includes the MKHC8040 microphone head/capsule, MZX 8000 XLR module, MZQ 8000 microphone clip, MZW 8000 windshield, user manual, and aluminum transport case.


  • Cardioid pick-up pattern
  • Modular design
  • Wide frequency response 30 to 50,000 Hz
  • Symmetrical transducer with (2) backplates providing extremly low distortion
  • Extremly low inherent self-noise
  • Aaccurate directional pattern
  • Non reflective Nextel coating
  • Ideal as a spot microphone and for surround recordings
  • Also available in stereo pairs

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  • Pick-Up Pattern: Cardioid
  • Frequency Response: 30 Hz to 50 kHz
  • Sensitivity (free field, no load, @ 1 kHz): -34 dBV/Pa (20 mV/PA)
  • Sound Pressure Level: 142 dB
  • Equivalent Noise Level: 13 dB(A)(A-weighted, DIN 651); 22 dB (CCIR-weighted, CCIR 268-3
  • Output Signal: balanced, transformerless, floating
  • Output Impedance: 25 Ω
  • Min. Terminating Impedance: 1000 Ω
  • Phantom Power Supply: 48V ± 4V
  • Supply Curent: 3.3 mA
  • Dimensions (Diameter x Length): 19 x 41 mm (74 mm including XLR module)
  • Weight: 25 g (55 g including XLR module)

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