Product Features
  • Cardioid Pattern
  • Modular Design
  • Ideal for General Recordings
  • Includes Capsule and XLR Module
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The MKH-8040 Compact Cardioid Condenser Microphone from Sennheiser is a professional low-profile condenser microphone for capturing vocals, instruments and ambiance in recording and sound reinforcement applications. The modular design consists of the MKHC-8040 cardioid capsule and the MZX-8000 XLR module output stage.

The cardioid capsule minimises feedback and off-axis audio. The symmetrical transducer with two back-plates yields extremely low distortion. The wide frequency response provides exceptional detail and transparency. With its pristine audio quality and compact design the MKH-8040 is great for many applications.

Key Features

Cardioid Pickup
The cardioid polar pattern yields a generous pickup area while minimising off-axis noise and feedback.

Modular Design
The modular design consists of the MKHC-8040 cardioid capsule and the MZX-8000 XLR module output stage.

Symmetrical Transducer
The capsule features a symmetrical transducer with two back-plates resulting in extremely low distortion.

Wide Frequency Response
A wide frequency response of 30Hz to 50kHz ensures accurate reproduction of instruments, ambiance, vocals, etc.

Analogue Performance
Polar PatternCardioid
Frequency Range35 Hz to 50 kHz
Equivalent Noise Level13 dB A-Weighted
22 dB CCIR
Maximum SPL142 dB SPL
Impedance25 Ohms
Load Impedance1000 Ohms
General
Output Connectors1 x 3-Pin XLR
Operating Current Consumption3.3 mA
Operating Voltage48 V ± 4 V
Operating Temperature-10 to 60°C
Length75 mm
Diameter19 mm
Weight55 g
Product:
Sennheiser MKH8040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone
Manufacturer:
Sennheiser
Model:
MKH-8040
SKU:
506289
RM Product #:
10146