Rode NTR Premium Active Ribbon Microphone

Re-think uses for ribbon mics with the Rode NTR. Since it's capable of capturing detailed high frequencies, this mic is comfortable in front of many sources.

At first glance of the NTR you're aware that it's very special and unique - an intricate blend of art and science. Designed to hang in the world's finest recording studios and performance halls equally as well as home studio spaces, its existence is a labor of love for RODE. Every element of the NTR, from the transformer to the ribbon element itself, has been designed and created in-house at RODE's headquarters in Sydney, Australia. All with the aim of crafting the finest ribbon microphone available.

Sonically, the NTR is capable of reproducing unprecedented high frequency detail and accuracy, addressing common criticisms of other ribbon microphones, while opening up the possible usage scenarios considerably. This allows it to record sound sources that usually require a more sensitive microphone element.


- Highly sensitive 1.8 micron ribbon element
- Bi-Directional Polar Pattern
- Internal Shock Mounting System
- Custom designed and manufactured transformer
- Heavy-duty matte black finish
- Ribbon-securing travel screw supplied
- Designed and manufactured in Australia
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- Acoustic Principle: Velocity Transducer
- Active Electronics: Step-up Transformer and signal balanced preamp stage
- Polar Pattern: Bi-Directional
- Address Type: Side
- Frequency Range: 20Hz - 20kHz
- Output Impedance: 200O
- Maximum SPL: 130dB SPL (@ 1kHz, 1% THD into 1KO load)
- Sensitivity: -30.5dB re 1 Volt/Pascal (30.00mV @ 94 dB SPL) +/- 2 dB @ 1kHz
- Equivalent Noise Level (A-weighted) : 15dB-A
- Power Options: +48V phantom power
- Weight: 1047gm
- Dimensions: (H x W x D) 216 x 65 x 65mm
- Output: XLR Output
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 4.25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 13 x 6 x 4 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): NTR

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 562-364-7400


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