MX412 & MX418
Microflex® Standard Gooseneck microphones bring a whole new meaning to the word flexible with their fully adjustable gooseneck. Designed for easy replacement and available in cardioid, supercardioid and omnidirectional polar patterns, the interchangeable cartridges offer wide frequency response and accurate sound reproduction for a wide variety of applications, such as houses of worship, courtrooms and conference centers. Plus, the condenser cartridges fit every model in the Microflex product line for enhanced convenience and consistent sound.
- Microphone Type
Lightweight, sensitive diaphragm. Precisely and smoothly captures sound nuances. Powered by battery or phantom power supply.
- Polar Pattern
Picks up the most sound in front of the microphone and some from the sides. Less susceptible to feedback in high volume environments.
Screens unwanted sound sources. Ideal for individual instruments in a multi-microphone setting, or single sources in noisy environments.
- Frequency Response
Smooth, extended response. Tuned to accentuate specific types of instruments or voices.
- Form Factor
- Model Line
- Microflex Microphones Product Brochure (PDF)
- MX412 MX418 MX412S MX418S CAD Drawings (ZIP)
- MX412D MX418D CAD Drawings (ZIP)
- MX412SE MX418SE CAD Drawings (ZIP)
- MX412 MX418 MX412S MX418S Specification Sheet (PDF)
- MX412D MX418D Specification Sheet (PDF)
- MX412SE MX418SE Specification Sheet (PDF)
- MX400SE Series User Guide (PDF)
- MX412 418 412S 418S User Guide (PDF)
- MX412D MX418D User Guide (PDF)
- Related Links
- FAQ's for MX412, MX418
- CommShield® Technology White Paper
Available with a variety of heights and mounting styles to choose from. The S/C, S/S, and S/N models include a silent mute switch with LED indicator, a Shure Microflex exclusive.
C = Cardioid, S = Supercardioid, N = No Cartridge
MX412/C MX412/S MX412/N
12" Attached XLR Preamp, Shock & Flange Mount, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen
MX418/C MX418/S MX418/N
18" Attached XLR Preamp, Shock & Flange Mount, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen
MX412S/C MX412S/S MX412S/N
12" Attached XLR Preamp, Shock & Flange Mount, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen, Mute Switch, LED Indicator
MX418S/C MX418S/S MX418S/N
18" Attached XLR Preamp, Shock & Flange Mount, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen, Mute Switch, LED Indicator
MX412SE/C MX412SE/S MX412SE/N
12" In-Line Preamp, Shock & Flange Mount, 10' Side- (or Bottom-) Exit Cable, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen
MX418SE/C MX418SE/S MX418SE/N
18" In-Line Preamp, Shock & Flange Mount, 10' Side- (or Bottom-) Exit Cable, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen Desktop Gooseneck Microphones
MX412D/C MX412D/S MX412D/N
12" Desktop Base with 10' Cable, Logic Functions, Programmable Switch, LED Indicator, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen
MX418D/C MX418D/S MX418D/N
18" Desktop Base with 10' Cable, Logic Functions, Programmable Switch, LED Indicator, Snap-Fit Foam Windscreen
Wide dynamic range and frequency response for accurate sound reproduction across the audio spectrum
Interchangeable cartridges provide the right polar pattern for every application
Balanced, transformerless output for increased immunity to electromagnetic hum and RF interference over long cable runs
Shock mount provides over 20 dB isolation from surface vibration noise
Locking flange mount for permanently securing microphone to lecterns, pulpits, or conference tables
Snap-fit foam windscreen
- Programmable on/off switch and LED on/off indicator (MX412D/MX418D)
- New brighter LED improves visibility under strong ambient lighting (MX412D/MX418D)
- Logic input and output terminals for remote control or use with automatic microphone mixers (MX412D/MX418D)
Supplied shock mount for more than 20 dB isolation from surface transmitted noise (MX412SE/MX418SE)
Supplied threaded flange mount for permanently securing the microphone to a lectern, pulpit, or conference table (MX412SE/MX418SE)
- Frequency Response
- 50 to 17,000 Hz
- 180 ohms actual (EIA rated at 150 ohms)
- Phantom power required?
- 11 to 52 Vdc phantom, 2.0 mA
Supercardioid cartridge for WL183, WL184, WL185 and all Microflex® MX183, MX202, MX391, MX392, MX393, MX405, MX410, MX415, MX412, and MX418 Microphones. White or Black.
Omnidirectional cartridge for all Microflex® MX183, MX202, MX391, MX392, MX393, MX405, MX410, MX415, MX412, MX418, and WL183 microphones. White or Black.
Cardioid cartridge for all Microflex® MX185, MX202, MX391, MX392, MX393, MX405, MX410, MX415, MX412, MX418, and WL185 microphones. White or Black.
Allows permanent installation of a quick-release shock mount for use with a wide variety of gooseneck microphones. The A400SMXLR packages the A400SM Shock Mount with the A400XLR Connector/Insert.
Shure A412B microphone base allows gooseneck mics to be quickly mounted when permanent installation is impractical. Angled XLR input connector maintains a low profile. Ample room for custom circuitry. Includes cable.
Adapter to Retrofit SM99 Microphone Series with Microflex Mounting Accessories.
Locking metal windscreen reduces unwanted breath and wind noise. For use with Shure Microflex gooseneck microphones. Available in black.
Microphone windscreen reduces unwanted breath and wind noise. For use with Shure Microflex Gooseneck Microphones. Available in black.
Securely fastens to MX405, MX410, MX415, MX412, and MX418 microphones. Contains 4.