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Shure AD3 Axient Digital Plug-On Transmitter
Shure AD3 Axient Digital Plug-On Transmitter

Shure AD3 Axient Digital Plug-On Transmitter

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SoundPro Item: 58765
MPN: AD3=-G57
MSRP: $1,311.00

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Capture any audio with impeccable audio quality and RF performance while taking advantage of wide-tuning and encryption with the Axient Digital plug-on transmitter. Take any wired microphone and make it wireless for whatever you need. The AD3 is available in a variety of frequency options.

The Axient Digital AD3 plug-on transmitter transforms any microphone into an advanced, portable Axient Digital AD Series wireless microphone, delivering impeccable audio quality and RF performance, wide-tuning, and encryption features. Compatible with Axient Digital AD4D and AD4Q receivers in Standard or High Density modes, AD3 features a custom, fast, and secure XLR connector design, support for both AA and Shure SB900-series rechargeable battery options, and simple, user-friendly controls and menus. The AD3 is housed in a lightweight, rugged, metal chassis and is designed to resist sweat, moisture, and debris.

Shure AD3 Features

  • Patent-pending locking XLR connector for secure, wobble-free connection
  • OLED display with easy-to-navigate menu and controls
  • Rugged metal construction that is resistant to dust and moisture
  • Automatic input staging optimizes gain setting
  • AES 256-bit encryption-enabled for secure transmission
  • 300 feet (100 meter) line-of-sight operating range
  • Selectable modulation modes optimize performance for spectral efficiency: Standard Mode (optimal coverage, low latency), High Density Mode (dramatic increase in max system channel count)
  • Switchable power levels (2/10/35 mW, region dependent)
  • Compatible with Shure's SB900B rechargeable battery for up to 8 hours of continuous use, precision metering, and zero memory effect
  • External power and charging option over USB-C port
  • Switchable phantom power (off, +12V, +48V)
  • AD3 Axient digital plug-on transmitter1
  • USB-A to USB-C cable1
  • AA batteries2
  • Belt clip/pouch1
  • Zippered bag1
  • Mic offset range-12 to 21 dB (in 1 dB steps)
  • Battery runtime @ 10 mWapproximately 7 hours
  • Audio input
    • Connector: 3-pin female XLR
    • Configuration: balanced
    • Impedance
      • Pad (-12dB): 26.64 kΩ
      • 0dB: 6.64 kΩ
      • Boost (12dB): 6.64 kΩ
    • Max input level (1kHz at 1% THD)
      • Pad (-12dB): 21 dBV
      • 0dB: 9 dBV
      • Boost (12dB): -3 dBV
    • Preamp EIN system gain setting ≥+20: -115dBV typical, A-weighted
    • High pass filter: two-pole (12dB per octave), cutoff frequency selectable from 40 to 240 Hz in 20 Hz increments
  • RF output
    • Antenna type: dipole
    • Impedance: 50 Ω
    • Occupied bandwidth: < 200 kHz
    • Channel to channel spacing
      • Standard mode: 350 kHz
      • High Density mode: 125 kHz
    • Modulation type: Shure Axient Digital Proprietary
    • Specific absorption rate: <0.24W/kg
  • Operating temperature range-14°F to 122°F (-10° to 50°C)
  • Housingcast metal
  • Dimensions5" x 1.8" x 1.8"
  • Weight8 oz (240 g) without batteries)

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