SM58 Vocal microphone

Cardioid (unidirectional) dynamic

Frequency response tailored for vocals, with brightened midrange and bass rolloff

Uniform cardioid pickup pattern isolates the main sound source and minimizes background noise

Pneumatic shock-mount system cuts down handling noise

Effective, built-in spherical wind and pop filter

Supplied with break-resistant stand adapter which rotates 180 degrees

Legendary Shure quality, ruggedness and reliability

Cardioid (unidirectional) dynamic

Frequency response: 50 to 15,000 Hz

Replacement cartridge: R59


    Dynamic (moving coil)


    Frequency Response

    50 to 15,000 Hz


    Polar Pattern

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


    Sensitivity (at 1,000 Hz Open Circuit Voltage)

    -54.5 dBV/Pa (1.85 mV)

    1 Pa = 94 dB SPL



    Rated impedance is 150 ohms (300 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 gray, enamel-painted, die cast metal; matte-finished, silver, spherical steel mesh grille


    Overall Dimensions

    See User Guide


    Net Weight

    298 grams (10.5 oz)

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