Audio-Technica AT898 Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone

PA SKU # AT AT898 MFR # AT898 UPC # 042005132744
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  • Product Highlights
  • Cardioid Polar Pattern
  • Condenser Element
  • 9.8' (3.0 m) Cable
  • TA3F Connector at Power Module
  • Low Profile Design
  • Tailored Frequency Response
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off
  • Battery or Phantom Power

Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone

Designed to be worn as a lavalier or hidden in clothing, Audio-Technica's discreet-design cardioid AT898 offers maximum intelligibility, accurate voice reproduction and unobtrusive appearance for use in houses of worship, broadcast studios, theaters, etc. Its switchable low-frequency roll-off reduces sensitivity to popping. Battery or phantom power.

Variations:
AT898 - includes power module; 9.8' (3.0 m) cable terminated with TA3F connector for power module
AT898c - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable, unterminated
AT898cL4 - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with Lemo connector for Sennheiser SK wireless systems
AT898cT4 - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with TA4F connector for Shure wireless systems
AT898cT5 - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with TA5F connector for ATW-U101 body-pack wireless system
AT898cW - less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with locking 4-pin connector for A-T UniPak wireless systems
  • Maximum intelligibility and clean, accurate reproduction for lecturers, stage and television talent, and houses of worship
  • Low-profile design (a mere 5 mm in diameter) is ideal for applications requiring minimum visibility
  • Operates on battery or phantom power
  • Extensive array of provided accessories includes a clothing clip, viper clip, magnet clip and lanyard (black models only), windscreens, interchangeable single and double mic holders
  • Accessories available separately
  • 9.8' (3.0 m) cable permanently attached to mic, TA3F connector at power module
  • RoHS compliant-free from all substances specified in the EU directive on hazardous substances
  • ELEMENT: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
  • POLAR PATTERN: Cardioid
  • FREQUENCY RESPONSE: 200-15,000 Hz
  • LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF: 80 Hz, 12 dB/octave
  • OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY:
    Phantom: -43 dB (7.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    Battery: -46 dB (5.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
  • IMPEDANCE:
    Phantom: 200 ohms
    Battery: 250 ohms
  • MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVEL:
    Phantom: 131 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
    Battery: 115 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
  • DYNAMIC RANGE (typical):
    Phantom: 100 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    Battery: 84 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
  • SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO: 63 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
  • PHANTOM POWER REQUIREMENTS: 11-52V DC, 2 mA typical
  • BATTERY TYPE: 1.5V AA/UM3
  • BATTERY CURRENT / LIFE: 0.4 mA / 1200 hours typical (alkaline)
  • SWITCH: Flat, roll-off (recessed)
  • WEIGHT (MICROPHONE): 0.03 oz (0.9 g)
  • WEIGHT (POWER MODULE): 3.6 oz (102 g)
  • DIMENSIONS (MICROPHONE): 0.91" (23.0 mm) long, 0.21" (5.3 mm) diameter
  • DIMENSIONS (POWER MODULE): 5.71" (145.0 mm) long, 0.83" (21.0 mm) diameter
  • OUTPUT CONNECTOR (POWER MODULE): Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
  • CABLE: 9.8' (3.0 m) long (permanently attached to microphone), 0.08" (2.0 mm) diameter, 2-conductor, shielded cable with TA3F output connector that mates with TB3M jack on power module
  • ACCESSORIES FURNISHED: AT8537 power module; AT8439 cable clip; clothing clip base; viper clip base; magnet clip base and plate with lanyard; three single mic holders; two double mic holders; two windscreens; battery; protective carrying case
  • AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLE: M30
  • AT898 Lavalier Microphone
  • AT8537 Power Module
  • AT8439 Cable Clip
  • Clothing Clip Base
  • Viper Clip Base
  • Magnet Clip Base
  • Plate with Lanyard
  • 3 x Single Mic Holders
  • 2 x Double Mic Holders
  • 2 x Windscreens
  • Battery
  • Protective Carrying Case
  • 1 Year Warranty
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