An industry standard for performance and recording, the versatile and rugged SM57 is an exceptional instrument microphone and vocal microphone.
The legendary Shure SM57 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.
The SM57 has an extremely effective cardioid pickup pattern that isolates the main sound source while minimizing background noise. In the studio, it is excellent for recording drums, guitar, and woodwinds.
Outstanding performance, reliability, and application diversity make this "workhorse" the choice of performers, producers, and sound engineers worldwide.
Contoured frequency response for clean, instrumental reproduction and rich vocal pickupProfessional-quality reproduction for drum, percussion, and instrument amplifier mikingUniform cardioid pickup pattern isolates the main sound source while reducing background noisePneumatic shock-mount system cuts down handling noiseExtremely durable under the heaviest useFrequency response: 40 to 15,000 HzReplacement cartridge: R57
Type: DynamicFrequency Response: 40 to 15,000 HzPolar Pattern: Unidirectional (cardioid), rotationally symmetrical about microphone axis, uniform with frequency.