The Shure MicroFlex MX418 is a fully adjustable cardioid gooseneck microphone designed for podium and desktop use in speech, presentations, conferences and more. The MicroFlex gooseneck microphone series offers the flexibility of removable capsules offering cardioid (included) supercardioid and omnidirectional polar patterns. In addition, the MicroFlex series features high sensitivity and balanced, transformerless output for maximum immunity to electromagnetic hum and RF interference, even over long cable runs.
Wide dynamic range and frequency response for accurate sound reproduction across the audio spectrum
Interchangeable cartridges provide the right polar pattern for every application
Balanced, transformerless output for increased immunity to noise over long cable runs
Shock mount that provides over 20 dB isolation from surface vibration noise
Locking flange mount for permanently securing microphone to lecterns, pulpits, or conference tables
NONE: Cartridge NOT Included with this Model, Must Use One of the Following: Cardioid (C). Recommended for general sound reinforcement applications. Pickup angle (-3 dB) = 130Â°. Supercardioid (S). Recommended for sound reinforcement applications requiring narrow or more distant coverage. Pickup angle (-3 dB) = 115Â°. Omnidirectional (O). Recommended for recording or remote monitoring applications. Pickup angle = 360Â°.
50 Hz to 17 kHz
Dynamic Range (Typical)
96.2 dB, (@ 1 kW Load)
Cardioid: 66.0 dB Supercardioid: 67.5 dB Omnidirectional: 73.5 dB, (All Referenced @ 94 dB SPL)
Maximum Input Sound Level
Cardioid: 124.2 dB Supercardioid: 122.7 dB Omnidirectional: 116.7 dB (All: 1 kHz @ 1% THD, 1 kW Load)
Phantom, (11 to 52v, DC)
150 Ohms (180 Ohms Actual @ 1 kHz)
Low Frequency Roll-Off
Speeches, Lectures, Houses of Worship, Mount on Podiums, Lecturnes, etc.
Microphone: 19.721 x .77" (500.91 x 19.56mm) LxDiameter Mounting Flange: 1.75" (45.5mm) In Diameter