Sennheiser MKH8040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone
Product #10146
SKU 506289
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Sennheiser MKH8040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

Product #10146 | SKU 506289
Usually ships in 1 - 2 weeks

Product Features
  • Cardioid Pattern
  • Modular Design
  • Ideal for General Recordings
  • Includes Capsule and XLR Module
Our Price $1,629.00


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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 Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Range 35 Hz to 50 kHz
Equivalent Noise Level 13 dB A-Weighted
22 dB CCIR
Maximum SPL 142 dB SPL
Impedance 25 Ohms
Load Impedance 1000 Ohms
General
Output Connectors 1 x 3-Pin XLR
Operating Current Consumption 3.3 mA
Operating Voltage 48 V ± 4 V
Operating Temperature -10 to 60°C
Length 75 mm
Diameter 19 mm
Weight 55 g

In The Box

  • MKH 8040 Microphone Head
  • MZX 8000 XLR Module for MKH-8000 Capsules
  • MZQ-8000 Standard Microphone Clip for MKH-8000 Microphones
  • MZW-8000 Windscreen for MKH8000 Series Microphones
  • Aluminium Transport Case
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty

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In The Box

  • MKH 8040 Microphone Head
  • MZX 8000 XLR Module for MKH-8000 Capsules
  • MZQ-8000 Standard Microphone Clip for MKH-8000 Microphones
  • MZW-8000 Windscreen for MKH8000 Series Microphones
  • Aluminium Transport Case
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty

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Product:
Sennheiser MKH8040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone
Manufacturer:
Sennheiser
Model:
MKH-8040
SKU:
506289
RM Product #:
10146