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Rode NT3 Small Diaphragm Studio Condenser Microphone

Nickel body. High immunity to RF interference. (50) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Product Description

Stylish and modern, the NT3 represents the latest in 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.

Features
Transformerless output

Internal capsule shock mounting

Heavy-duty cast metal/satin nickel body

High immunity to RF interference

High-strength welded and heat treated mesh head

True condenser (externally biased)

Hypercardioid polar response

Full frequency response

Battery status LED

zZounds is an authorized dealer of RODE products.
Pickup Pattern: Hypercardioid

Frequency Response: 20Hz-20kHz

Output Impedance: 200ohms

Sensitivity: -39dBA ("A"-weighted per 'IEC268-15)

Dynamic Range: > 123dB (per IEC268-15)

Maximum SPL: > 140dB SPL

Signal/Noise Ratio: > 77dB

Power Requirements: P48, P24, P12 phantom 9V battery
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 805-566-7777
Customer Reviews
4.5 out of 5 (50 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
"very good mic"
Overall: I am singer and I use this mic. I own as well a senheisser e-855 and a Tc-Helicon MP-75. There is no comparison between the sound of this mic and the other two. The Tc helicon is very good too but it is made for people who sings very near the mic otherwise you have to put the level up and even sounds good, but the sound of the rode is just great, my partners in the band they just want me to use this, the sound is so clean, so natural, so warm, no comparison. The only problem is the pop, and the handnoise if you move it, playing at the studio and in a live show with an acoustic band, with a good antipop filter and if you leave it in the mic stand then wonderful, otherwise if you need to keep it in your hand and move around you better get another mic i I don’t know how would react in a place full of loud instruments. Anyway it doesn’t get the sounds in front of him, because it is quite directional. I can only say that I love its sound-t is just wonderful. But remember the hand noise and the pop. Ah, and the quality is very good, it is a hard mic, good price for the sound
Style of Music: rock, blues, gospel, pop
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Feature: I wish it had a rolloff switch. Quality: The mic is well made and seems to be tough enough to live in the storage compartment of my SKB mic box,in its bag. For the money vs. bang it gets the job done. Overall: I own a small sound co. Since I bought this mic I have only used it in live applications,for overhead drum application it works well. I've also always had a problem bringing percussion out to the front of a loud stage mix but this mic proved delightful at delivering the goods. I am in the process of putting together a limited recording/mixing suite at home and I intend to buy a second NT-3.
Style of Music: rockin' rhythm & blues
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