The KSM9HS is a premium vocal condenser microphone that captures vocal subtlety with extraordinary detail to deliver clear articulation, functional flexibility, and precise vocal reproduction for live performance.
 
Engineered to exacting standards, the KSM9HS reveals nuance and subtlety in a microphone optimized for the most demanding live environments. With its dual diaphragm design and switchable polar patterns (hypercardioid / subcardioid), the KSM9HS is the choice for the world's most accomplished vocal performances.

Application

Live Vocals

Studio Vocals

Microphone Type

Condenser:

Lightweight, sensitive diaphragm. Precisely and smoothly captures sound nuances. Powered by battery or phantom power supply.

Polar Pattern

HyperCardioid:

Provides maximum isolation from ambient noise and adjacent sound such as musical instruments, loudspeakers and other performers.

Subcardioid:

For use on quiet stages, especially where bleed and ambiance enhance the overall sonic presence of a performance.

Frequency Response

Tailored:

Smooth, extended response. Tuned to accentuate specific types of instruments or voices.

Form Factor

Handheld

Model Line

KSM

Downloads
KSM Microphone Product Brochure (PDF)
KSM9HS Specification Sheet (PDF)
KSM Microphone Product Brochure
KSM9HS Specification Sheet
KSM9 User Guide
Features

KSM9HS microphones offer exceptional consistency across all frequencies, providing more gain before feedback, while decreasing proximity effect. As the premier choice in handheld wireless microphone options for Axient®, UHF-R®, and ULX-D™, KSM9HS microphones are built to exacting Shure endurance standards, renowned worldwide and proven night after night, center stage.

  • Exceptional consistency across all frequencies, providing more gain before feedback, while decreasing proximity effect
  • Dual gold layered, low-mass Mylar® diaphragm design
  • Switchable polar patterns (hypercardioid and subcardioid)
  • Advanced suspension shock mount
  • Premium electronic components including Class A transformerless preamplifier circuitry
  • Gold-plated internal and external connectors, including XLR Output Durable aluminum housing
  • Available as wireless handheld transmitter SKUs
  • Aluminum carrying case
Specifications
Type
Condenser (Electret Biased)
Frequency Response
50 to 20,000 Hz
Polar Pattern
Hypercardioid and Subcardioid
Phantom power required?
48 Vdc +/- 4 Vdc (IEC-268-15/DIN 45 596), positive pins 2 and 3
User Guides
File Language Type File Size
KSM9 User Guide Korean PDF 616 kb
KSM9 User Guide Russian PDF 569 kb
KSM9 User Guide Chinese-Simplified PDF 738 kb
KSM9 User Guide German PDF 520 kb
KSM9 User Guide English PDF 514 kb
KSM9 User Guide Spanish PDF 512 kb
KSM9 User Guide French PDF 509 kb
KSM9 User Guide Italian PDF 512 kb
KSM9 User Guide Japanese PDF 695 kb