Shure SM57-LC Handheld Dynamic Microphone – Cardioid

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Shure SM57-LC Handheld Dynamic Microphone – Cardioid

(1 customer review)

Shure SM57-LC Handheld Dynamic Microphone is exceptional for musical instrument pickup and vocals. With its bright, clean sound and contoured frequency response, the SM57 is ideal for live sound reinforcement and recording.


Available on backorder

UPC: 42406051316 SKU: SM57-LC Category: Tags:
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Features of the Shure SM57-LC Handheld Dynamic Microphone – Cardioid:

  • Contoured frequency response for clean, instrumental reproduction and rich vocal pickup
  • Professional-quality reproduction for drum, percussion, and instrument amplifier miking
  • Uniform cardioid pickup pattern isolates the main sound source while reducing background noise
  • Pneumatic shock-mount system cuts down handling noise
  • Extremely durable under the heaviest use
  • Frequency response: 40 to 15,000 Hz
  • Replacement cartridge:  R57


Frequency Response
40 to 15,000 Hz

Polar Pattern
Unidirectional (cardioid), rotationally symmetrical about microphone axis, uniform with frequency.

Sensitivity (at 1,000 Hz)
Open Circuit Voltage: -56.0 dBV/Pa* (1.6 mV) *(1 Pa = 94 dB SPL)

Rated impedance is 150 ohms (310 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).


Dark grey, enamel-painted, die-cast steel with a polycarbonate grille and a stainless steel screen.

Net Weight (without cable)

284 grams (10 oz)



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1 review for Shure SM57-LC Handheld Dynamic Microphone – Cardioid

  1. Chris Black

    Great microphone

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