C 850E

  • Shotgun, Supercardioid microphone
  • bass cut filter
  • -10dB pad
  • W 85, SA 8
  • case

Shotgun Microphone with Super-Cardioid Polar Pattern.

  • Smooth Response for consistent sound quality.
  • Superior Grade Components.
  • Balanced output.
  • Selectable Bass Roll Off and 10dB pad.
  • 3 Pin Male XLR Termination.
  • Finished in Satin Black.
  • Includes W85 windshield and SA 8 clip.


Length 238mm (9.3″)
Application Designed for use in Broadcast, Film/Video Recording and Theatre Sound Reinforcement.
Type Condenser (back electret)
Polar Pattern Super-Cardioid
Frequency Response 50Hz – 20 KHz
Sensitivity -48dB +/- 3dB @ 1 KHz (0dB = 1 V/Pa)
Impedance 200 Ohms
S/N Ratio 68dB(A)
Maximum Sound Pressure Level 126db at 1KHz 1% T.H.D.
Power Requirements 9 – 48 volts phantom power
Termination Male 3 Pin XLR
Supplied Accessories Windshield and Stand Adaptor fitted with Camera Shoe 5/8″ Stand Thread (RYCOTE accessories are available for this product)
Finish Satin black
Dimensions 21mm (0.83″)
Weight 7.6oz (216gms)
Architects and engineer specifications Back electret condenser shotgun microphone with Super-Cardioid polar pattern. Audio response is specifically tailored for broadcast, Film/Video Recording and Theatre Sound Reinforcement. The microphone is made of rugged metal construction with shock mount suspension and terminates in a 3 pin male XLR connector. Requires phantom power supply 9 – 48 Volts. C850E includes inbuilt switchable bass filter 4dB per octave at 400 Hz to – 6dB per octave at 100 Hz and a -10dB pad. Balanced output, frequency response 50 Hz to 18 KHz; Impedance 200 Ohms balanced output; Sensitivity -48dB +/- 3dB @ 1Khz (0dB =1V/Pa); Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) at an operating level of 120dB is no greater than 1%. Max SPL 126dB 1% THD. Windshield and Stand Adaptor fitted with Camera Shoe 5/8″” Stand Thread. Finish: Satin Black Overall Length – 238mm (9.3″”)