Shure 55SHSERIESII Cardioid Dynamic Microphone with Switch

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Shure 55SHSERIESII Cardioid Dynamic Microphone with Switch

(1 customer review)

Shure 55SHSERIESII Cardioid Dynamic Microphone has a cardioid (unidirectional) polar pickup pattern that minimizes sound pickup from the rear of the microphone. This allows the Model 55SH Series II to be used in close proximity to loudspeakers without creating feedback problems.


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UPC: 42406051811 SKU: 55SHSERIESII Category: Tags:
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Features of the Shure 55SHSERIESII Cardioid Dynamic Microphone with Switch:

  • Classic appearance, modern performance
  • Frequency response tailored for speech, vocals and instrumental music
  • Cardioid directional pattern for optimum performance in adverse acoustic environments
  • Shock-mounted cartridge minimizes stand-transmitted noise, ensures quiet operation
  • Rugged die cast casing for reliability under rigorous conditions
  • Self-tensioning swivel mount, permits tilting through 45 degrees forward and 80 degrees backward


Frequency Response
50 to 15,000 Hz

Polar Pattern
Cardioid (unidirectional), uniform with frequency, symmetrical about axis

Microphone rating impedance is 150 ohms (270 ohms actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated at 75 to 300 ohms

Sensitivity (at 1,000 Hz)
Open Circuit Voltage: -58.0 dBV/Pa (1.3 mV)
1 Pascal=94 dB SPL

Positive pressure on the diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 relative to pin 3 of the output connector

Built-in On/Off switch, integral part of swivel mount, connector Three pin professional type, designed to mate with Cannon XL series, Switchcraft A3 (Q.G.) series, or equivalent

Chrome-plated die casting

See User Guide

Net Weight
624 grams (22 oz)



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1 review for Shure 55SHSERIESII Cardioid Dynamic Microphone with Switch

  1. Chris Black

    Great dynamic microphone

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