Rode NT5 - Counterpoint

Rode NT5

  • SKU: W-MIB085B
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Rode NT5, Matched Pair of Studio Condenser Mics

The NT5 matched pairs are a masterpiece of small-diaphragm cardioid-condenser microphone design.

Intended for recording acoustic instruments, drum overheads, cymbals and live performances, the compact externally polarized mic employs a .5' capsule, an active J-FET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer.

Finished in durable satin nickel, the NT5 is intended for either single or stereo X/Y mic setups. The NT5 matched pairs come supplied in a custom carry case with windshields and mounts.


  • Acoustic principle: Externally polarised single diaphragm 
  • Directional pattern: Cardioid 
  • Frequency range: 20Hz - 20kHz 
  • Output impedance: 100? 
  • Signal noise ratio din IEC 651:  78dB 
  • Equvalent noise:  <16 dBSPL, (A-weighted per IEC268-15). 
  • Maximum spl: 143 dB @ 1% THD into 1k_ 
  • Sensitivity:  -38 dB re 1v/Pa - 2 dB equivalent to 12mV/Pa where 1 Pa = 94dBSPL
  • Power supply voltage: P48 Supply (38V'52V), P24 Supply (20V-26V)
  • Current consumption:  4 mA, 2 mA,
  • Weight without battery: 100g 
  • Weight with battery: 1.8kg




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