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Shure Beta 87A Vocal Condenser Microphone

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The Shure Beta 87A is a precision-engineered supercardioid condenser vocal microphone with an exceptionally smooth frequency response. Built to withstand extreme sound pressure levels, the Beta 87A is ideal for professional sound reinforcement and studio recording applications - and constructed to withstand the rigors of touring.

Shure Beta 87A Features

  • Smooth frequency response with gradual presence rise
  • Highly consistent supercardioid polar pattern provides superior gain-before-feedback.
  • Electronic low-frequency roll-off compensates for proximity effect
  • Wide dynamic range (117 dB) and low distortion characteristics
  • Very low susceptibility to RFI and electromagnetic hum
  • Advanced cartridge shock-mount system absorbs mechanical shocks and reduces handling noise
  • Built-in pop filter reduces undesirable wind and breath sounds
  • Reliability for years of trouble-free performance

The tight supercardioid pattern, with null points at approximately 125 degrees, provides maximum isolation from other vocalists or instruments while offering minimal off-axis coloration. The Beta 87A operates on phantom power.

The Beta 87 has consistently been a top choice of performers and audio technicians around the world due to its superb accuracy and detail, and rich vocal production. This long-standing favorite now features a new design and has been renamed the Beta 87A. In response to user requests, Shure has redesigned this microphone by just slightly thickening the handle for a more comfortable feel when hand-held. In addition, the Beta 87A now includes the A25D break-resistant swivel adapter.

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Shure Beat 87A Suggested Applications

  • Lead Vocals
  • Backup Vocals


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Product Specifications

Product Specifications
Shure Beta 87A Specifications
  • Cartridge Type: Condenser (electret bias)
  • Frequency Response: 50 to 20,000 Hz
  • Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
  • Output Impedance: Rated at 150 ohms (100 ohms actual +/-20%)
    Recommended minimum load impedance: 800 ohms
  • Sensitivity (at 1,000 Hz): Open Circuit Voltage: -54 dBV/Pa (2mV) (1 Pa = 94 dB SPL)
  • Clipping Level (at 1,000 Hz):
    1000 ohm load......6- dBV (0.5 V)
  • Maximum SPL (at 1,000 Hz): 142 dB (0.25% THD, 1000 ohm load) Self-Noise (equivalent sound pressure level; measured with true rms voltmeter):
    25 dB typical. A weighted
    27 dB typical, weighted per DIN 45 405
  • Dynamic Range: 117 dB (maximum SPL to A-weighted noise level)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 69 dB at 94 dB SPL (IEC 651)*
  • Polarity: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 relative to pin 3
  • Phantom Power Requirement: 11 to 52 Vdc, positive at both pins 2 and 3>
  • Current Drain: 1.0 to 1.2 mA
  • Connector: Three–pin (XLR) professional audio
  • Case: Aluminum construction with blue metallic finish, and hardened steel grille with nickel satin chrome plating
  • Dimensions: 192 x 51 mm (7-9/16 x 2 inches)
  • Net Weight: 200 grams (7 oz.)
*S/N ratio is difference between 94 dB SPL and equivalent SPL of self–noise A-weighted.

Customer Reviews

Princess Murray Submitted: 11/6/2018
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I love it!
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I tend to move around a lot when I sing and this thing picks up my vocals anyway! It produces a beautiful sound - couldn’t be happier.
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MMcLane Submitted: 10/23/2018
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Love this mic!! It’s perfect! Worth every penny.
What is your opinion of this product?
I will buy more of them. When I’ve used it at worship practice and on stage I get compliments on it.
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Robert Walmsley Submitted: 10/5/2018
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Awesome Mic
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This mic is sooo much clearer than my beta 58, I can’t believe the difference. I was worried that it might have some handling noise because it’s a condenser but I have had absolutely no issues with it.
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brian Submitted: 10/4/2018
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Really a great Microphone
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Really works great got this for my wife who sings in a band with me
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V Sutton Submitted: 9/29/2018
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One fine microphone!! Love the sound it produces.
What is your opinion of this product?
I bought this condenser mic and a dynamic mic. It is amazing the difference in sound. Glad I had both to experiment with side by side. I love this mic.
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Jimmiethec Submitted: 8/20/2018
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Very nice just what I was looking for
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Very nice good product for the money I love it
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Johnnie Submitted: 5/18/2016
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Shure Beta 87a - A Sure Thing!
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This is a really great microphone! After online reviews of many different microphones, I decided to give this microphone a trial run. Being a Shure product, I knew the realibility factor would be there. The construction is really good, and the sound is even better. I have a low baritone voice and this microphone is just what the doctor ordered. There is nice low end without boominess and the mid's and highs are just right to bring openess to the voice. This is a very clear and open sounding microphone. You can look at other manufacturers products, but you can't beat a Shure. Believe me I know I have been in the music business for a long time. Try it, it may be what you are looking for!
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A from Mi Submitted: 3/11/2016
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Smooth & Silky Just what I was hoping for.
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After doing as much research possible i.e. youtube, talking to people, I decided this mic would give me what I was lacking from my shure SM58. It did exactly that. I was looking for more of a smoother tone quality with some warmness. This mic delivered.
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Vcnt Submitted: 2/23/2016
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I ove it
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Very hight quality, professional mic - vocal & studio
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The Rev Submitted: 7/13/2015
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Great sound
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Sounds perfect through my acoustic amp.
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