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Shure Beta 57A Dynamic Microphone

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Product Description

The Shure Beta 57A Dynamic Microphone is a precision-engineered dynamic microphone designed for professional live sound reinforcement and studio recording. A tight supercardioid pattern on the Beta 57A delivers high gain before feedback and maximum isolation from other sound sources, with minimum off-axis tone coloration.

Shure Beta 57A Dynamic Microphone Features

  • Tailored frequency response provides drums, guitars, vocals, and horns with studio quality sound
  • Uniform supercardioid pattern for high gain-before-feedback and superior rejection of off-axis sound
  • Hardened steel mesh grille that facilitates use of proximity effect and resists wear and abuse
  • Neodymium magnet for high signal-to-noise ratio output
  • Advanced pneumatic shock mount system that minimizes transmission of mechanical noise and vibration
  • Frequency response: 50 to 16,000 Hz

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Shure Beta 57A Suggested Applications

  • Guitar Amp
  • Bass Amp
  • Acoustic Guitar
  • Brass and Saxophone
  • Snare Drums
  • Rack and Floor Toms
  • Congas
  • Woodwinds
  • Lead Vocals





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Phone:  800-257-4873 Warranty:  2 Years

Product Specifications

Product Specifications
Shure Beta 57A Dynamic Microphone Specifications
  • Type: Dynamic (moving coil) Frequency Response: 50 to 16,000 Hz
  • Polar Pattern: Supercardioid, rotationally symmetrical about microphone axis, uniform with frequency
  • Output Level (at 1,000 Hz): Open Circuit Voltage –51 dBV/Pa* (0.28 mV)
    *1 Pa = 94 dB SPL
  • Impedance: Rated impedance is 150 Ohms (290 Ohms actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low Z
  • Phasing: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3
  • Connector: Three–pin professional audio connector (male XLR type)
  • Case: Silver blue enamel–painted die cast metal with hardened, matte-finished steel mesh grille
  • Adjustable Stand Adapter: Slip–in, adjustable through 180°, with standard 5/8”-27 thread
  • Weight: 272 grams (9.71 oz)
  • Included Accessories
    • Adjustable Stand Adapter: A25D
    • 5/8 to 3/8 inch (Euro) Thread Adapter
    • Storage Bag


Customer Reviews

Jose E Vargas Submitted: 12/6/2018
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Love it on the snare!
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I've been using this mic as a top snare mic for 4 months now, I gotta say, it is the best mic I've used for that task!
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Joseph/Edgard /Paul Submitted: 10/24/2018
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Well worth the money"
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It works perfectly in eliminating outside noise.
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Rich Submitted: 10/4/2018
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Great mic sounds great on Vocals
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I’ve been using this on front line vocalist Sharp and clean which helps cut through
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Alan Boyer Submitted: 9/5/2018
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Great mic I will be purchasing another!!
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Top notch microphone
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Vicente Submitted: 12/8/2013
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I love this thing
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Alan Rausch from Eastern Shore of Maryland, anonmyous15546 Submitted: 10/7/2010
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Best Dynamic Mic
Like the legendary sm series these are rugged, new and old these are never change in sound level or quality.
Rugged, I bought one used online and it had some kind of insect cocoon growing inside, I cleaned it up and I can't tell it from my new ones in sound quality.
Plug n play, little or no eq needed, use on vocals and acoustic instruments.
I always used condensers on stage for live acoustic music, then we started playing noisier and bigger venues, so I started looking at dynamic mics and found that these would work for vocals and instruments. Our guitar player had two sitting around so I started buying more, we now have 9 that we use on stage, 5 vocals and banjo, guitar, mandolin and dobro. The bass player is plugged in. I would not trade these for anything, they have neo magnets which gives them a condenser response and sound. We can actually now turn up the monitors without worrying about feedback. I wish I had started using these years ago. People who have heard our band, came up after the first gig with these and said, you guys never sounded better, what's different? Perfect reproduction of instruments and cutting vocals.
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Dave Schenck from Portland Oregon. USA Submitted: 2/5/2008
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Great for Snare and vocals.
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QUALITY:
Very well made and dependable. Hi Q.C. factor. Unless your a gorilla, it will last at least till your great grandson departs this earth. There is no worst feature.

FEATURES:
Very little EQ needed for snare & vocals.

VALUE:
worth the price. Would not pay more because I gots bills ta pay.

SOUND:
Sound is similar to a regular 57 but its brighter and louder thanks to the tight polar pattern.

STYLE:
Rock, bluesy stuff, Trippy stuff.....

MUSIC EXPERIENCE:
Drumming since 1978, recording since 1986.
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AMS Customer from USA Submitted: 2/5/2008
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If you really sing, use this
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Pure rich sound, it's the best i've ever used
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AMS Customer from USA Submitted: 2/5/2008
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If You can only own one microphone this is the one
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QUALITY:
This microphone is extremely well made and should last forever. You could probably use it for a hammer in a pince and it would still work fine.

FEATURES:
I love 57's. The Beta 57A is a defionate step up from the standard. On guitar amps, it is brighter and punchier with a wonderful proximity effect. For hard rock/metal guitar work this mic is awesome. Sounds great on vocals as well. This is a swiss army knife microphone.

EASE OF USE:
Plug it in. Nothing to it. Choose a great preamp/signal chain and you're golkden with this one.

VALUE:
Definately worth the money. Definately worth the additional money to step up from a standard SM 57. GET THIS MIC! Get Five of them!

SOUND:
Punchy if I had to use just one word. As I stated above I love the proximity effect of this mic on a guitar cabinet. The upper midrange is much sweeter than the standard 57, not as extreme. Beautiful presence.
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AMS Customer from USA Submitted: 2/5/2008
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excellent inepensive pro qulaity sound especially
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QUALITY:
excellent construction, solid, mine have been dropped and still work and not dented.sound is excellent.

FEATURES:
bes feature is the sound. its a dynamic mic.

EASE OF USE:
easy with mic preamp from a mackie mixer or other mic pre

VALUE:
spend the money on these.

SOUND:
sound quality is pro quality especially for guitar cabinets. I recorded several albums with these mics. I had a guy form a music store who stopped by with a pair of regular sm-57's and then a pair fo beta sm-57's. The sm-57 betas are louder and more dynamic than regular sm57's. A couple of inches fform the grille of a guitar cabinet on or off axis gives you instant awesome guitar sound!!! here is an inexpensive way to greatly improve your recordings and works live as well. even through inexpensive mic pre's.
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