Sennheiser MKH 40-P48 RF Condenser Microphone

Sennheiser Updated: 2009-01-09 RSS
Sennheiser MKH 40-P48 RF Condenser Microphone

The MKH 40 has a large number of applications, for example as a main microphone, especially in lightly reverberant or acoustically less perfect rooms, with instrumental groups or for speech applications. Its wide-angled, neutral directional characteristics and high level of reverse attenuation ensure an exceptionally balanced sound.


* Maximum front-to-back ratio
* Exceptionally low inherent self-noise
* Symmetrical transducer technology ensures extremely low distortion
* Transformerless and fully floating balanced output
* Switchable roll-off filter to compensate for proximity effects at a distance of approx. 0.5 m
* Switchable pre-attenuation
* Black, anodised light metal bodv

Delivery Includes

* 1 MKH 40, 1 MZS 40 shock mount
* 1 MZW 41 windshield

Technical Data

Frequency Response: 40.....20000 Hz
Sensitivity in free field, no load (1kHz): 25 (8) mV/Pa +- 1 dB
Min. terminating impedance: 1000 Ohm
Equivalent noise level: 12 (18) dB
Equivalent noise level weighted as per CCIR 468-3: 21 (27) dB
Power supply: 48 +- 4 V Phantom
Current consumption: 2 mA
Dimensions: d 25 x 153 mm
Weight: ca. 100 g