Sennheiser MKH 418-S RF microphone (directional/bidirectional (M/S arrangement), condenser) with 48 V phantom power and 5-pin XLR-M. AC 418-Y cable (required) available separately (7.8 oz)

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Sennheiser SKU: 005284
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Sale price$1,650.00 Regular price$2,070.00


The MKH 418 S is an M-S stereo shotgun microphone. Its M-S format, compact dimensions, very good consonant clarity and good spatial representation make it ideally suited for every type of application in film, radio, television and reporting, both indoors and outdoors.


  • Increased directivity due to interference system (M)

  • Very low noise

  • High sensitivity

  • Symmetrically ungrounded output without repeater

  • Convincing spatial representation

  • Universal application due to M-S format

  • Sturdy and very weather-resistant

  • Full metal casing, matt black


  • Impedance
    1000 Ω
  • Dimensions
    Ø 19 x 280 mm
  • Connector
  • Frequency response (Microphone)
    40 - 20000 Hz
  • Transducer principle (Microphone)
    RF condenser microphone
  • Microphone
    M-S stereo shotgun microphone
  • Weight
    220 g
  • Pick-up pattern
    M: super-cardioid/lobar (S: Figure-of-eight)
  • Phantom powering
    P48 : 48+/- 4 V / 2 x 2,3 mA
  • Operating temperature
    -20 à +60 °C
  • Equivalent noise level weighted as per CCIR
    M:14 dB-A/26dB-CCIR S:24dB-A/34 dB-CCIR
  • Maximum sound pressure level (passive)
    130 dB (63Pa)
  • Output impedance
    < 25 Ω
  • Output voltage
    1,5 V

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