The legendary SM58
cardioid dynamic vocal microphone is now available with the X2u USB Signal
Adapter, which features built-in headphone monitoring with zero latency, and
easy controls to balance microphone and playback audio.
wherever your computer takes you -- just plug and play for better-than-CD
quality vocal reproduction.
Plug and Play USB
connectivity allows the convenience of digital recording anywhere your
computer can go
with Microphone Gain Control allows control of input signal strength
Monitoring for real-time playback and multi-tracking without
microphone cartridge with a frequency response tailored with
brightened mid-range and bass rolloff to deliver legendary warm
and clear vocal reproduction.
cardioid polar pattern isolates vocal sound sources while
minimizing background noise.
pneumatic shock mount minimizes handling noise.
construction and versatility for consistent performance under
rugged use and abuse on stage or in the studio.
Play USB Connectivity allows the convenience of digital
recording anywhere your computer can go (compatible with Windows
7, Vista, XP, 2000, and Mac OS X 10.1 or later).
pre-amp with Microphone Gain Control allows control of input
Latency Monitoring for real-time playback and multi-tracking
jack for monitoring with 1/8" connectivity
Mix Control for blending microphone and playback audio
16 bit, up
to 48 kHz sample rate for better-than-CD quality audio
Dynamic (moving coil)
Unidirectional (cardioid), rotationally symmetrical about
microphone axis, uniform with frequency
Sensitivity (at 1,000 Hz Open Circuit Voltage)
dBV/Pa (1.85 mV)
1 Pa =
94 dB SPL
impedance is 150 ohms (300 ohms actual) for connection to
microphone inputs rated low impedance
Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on
pin 2 with respect to pin 3
Three-pin professional audio connector (male XLR type)
gray, enamel-painted, die cast metal; matte-finished,
silver, spherical steel mesh grille
- Net Weight
20,000 Hz +/- 1 dB
USB-powered, 500 mA, maximum
- Digital Noise
Floor (20 Hz to 20 kHz, A-weighted)
MIC GAIN setting: -81 dB FS
MIC GAIN setting: -78 dB FS
- Sampling Rate
up to 48
- Bit Depth
- Peak Signal
to −12 dB FS
−12 to 0 dB FS
(digital converter clipped)