3/4" Medium-diaphragm Condenser Microphone with Cardioid Pickup Pattern, Battery or Phantom Powered, in Satin-Nickel Finish.
Stylish and modern, the NT3 is a studio and location workhorse. With both 48V phantom and internal 9V battery operation, this RODE is at home anywhere.
Excellent for Studio and Field Location Use!
The nickel-body NT3 represents RØDE's outstanding microphone technology. Built for studio, stage, and location work, the NT3 is made from only the finest components, and delivers the sonic results demanded by engineers and musicians alike. A true condenser microphone, the NT3 can be powered via its internal battery or by external phantom power. Its low self-noise, high fidelity performance, and value pricing makes it hard to beat.
Intended for studio, stage and location work, this versatile handheld or stand mounted microphone incorporates a true externally polarized condenser (hyper-cardioid polar response) transducer with an internal capsule shock mounting system, and an ultra-low noise electronic circuit that has a high immunity to R.F. interference.
The NT3 incorporates a rugged welded and heat-treated mesh head and all metal body.
RØDE NT3 Features :
- True condenser externally biased 3/4" capsule
- Dual power operation
- Cast metal body with durable satin-nickel finish
- Transformerless output
- Internal capsule shock mounting
- High level of RF rejection
- Audio-grade surface mount components
- Full frequency response
- Battery status indicator
RØDE NT3 Specifications :
- Capsule : Externally polarized 19mm (3/4") condenser
- Active Electronics : JFET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer
- Pickup Pattern : Cardioid
- Frequency Response : 20Hz-20 kHz
- Output Impedance : 200 ohms
- Sensitivity : -39dB re 1V/Pa (12mV @ 94dB SPL) +/-2dB
- Equivalent Noise : <17 dBA ("A"-weighted per `IEC268-15)
- Maximum Output : +9.5dBu (@ 1% THD into 1K)
- Dynamic Range : > 123dB (per IEC268-15)
- Maximum SPL : 140dB SPL (@ 1% THD into 1K)
- Signal/Noise Ratio : > 77dB (per IEC268-15)
- Power Requirements : P48, P24, P12 phantom 9V battery