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Shure MX396 Microflex Multi-Element Boundary Microphone
Shure MX396 Microflex Multi-Element Boundary Microphone
$445.00

Shure MX396 Microflex Multi-Element Boundary Microphone

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SoundPro Item: 23541
MPN: MX396/C-DUAL
MSRP: $579.00
$445.00

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The Microflex® Multi-Element Boundary microphone delivers a unique and versatile tool for conference room installations.

Clean and simple in appearance, Multi-Element Boundary mics come in two or three element configurations, combining the coverage of multiple microphones into one small, compact package.

Available Models

  • MX396/C-Dual: dual-element 0-180 degrees, back or bottom exit cable, mute output, LED input
  • MX396/C-Tri: tri-element 90-0-90 mic, adjustable to 120-120-120 degrees, back or bottom exit cable, mute output, LED input

Shure MX396 Features

  • End of table (300°), center of table (360°), or cross table (bidirectional) coverage patterns
  • Individual audio output for each element
  • Bi-color status indicator
  • Programmable mute switch
  • Logic input/output for remote LED and mute control
  • CommShield® Technology
  • MX396 Microflex multi-element boundary microphone1
  • Replacement cardioid cartridge1
  • Fastening wingnut1
  • Fastening tube1
  • Rubber isolation rings2
  • Transducer TypeCondenser
  • Polar PatternsDual-Element, Tri-Element
  • Frequency Response50 Hz - 17 kHz
  • Rated Output Impedance150 ohms (170 ohms actual)
  • Output Configurationactive balanced
  • Sensitivity (at 1 kHz, open circuit voltage; 1 Pa = 94 dB SPL)-35 dBV/Pa (18 mV)
  • Max. SPL (1kHz at 1% THD, 1kΩ load)122 dB
  • Equivalent Output Noise (A-weighted)28 dB SPL
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (referenced at 94 dB SPL at 1 kHz)66 dB
  • Dynamic Range (1 kΩ load at 1 kHz)94 dB
  • Preamp Output Clipping Level (1% THD)-6 dBV (0.5V)
  • Logic Connections
    • LED IN: Active low (≤1.0 V), sinks up to 20 mA, TTL compatible
    • LED IN Absolute Max. Voltage: –0.7 V to 50 V (up to 50 V through 3 kΩ)
    • LOGIC OUT: Active low (≤1.0V), sinks up to 20 mA, TTL compatible
    • LOGIC OUT Absolute Max. Voltage: –0.7 V to 50 V (up to 50 V through 3 kΩ)
  • Mute Switch Attenuation-50 dB min.
  • Cable6 m attached unterminated cable with three shielded audio pairs and three shielded conductors for logic control
  • Power Requirements
    • MX396/C-DUAL: 48-52VDC phantom, 10mA
    • MX396/C-TRI: 48-52VDC phantom, 12mA

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