Large diaphragm, side-address cardioid condenser microphone for stage and studio applications.

from $299.00

Available Options

SM27-SC Includes rubber suspension shock mount, velveteen storage pouch

The SM27 is a rugged and versatile large-diaphragm, side-address cardioid condenser microphone.  It has low self-noise and extended frequency response that picks up vocal and instrument nuances with clarity.

Durable Shure construction features three separate mesh layers that reduce wind and breath noise. Equally comfortable on stage or in the studio.



Studio Vocals

Acoustic String Instruments


Drums / Percussion

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.

Frequency Response


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

Form Factor


Model Line


SM Microphone Product Brochure (PDF)
SM27 Specification Sheet (PDF)
SM27 User Guide (PDF)
  • Uniform cardioid pattern for superior off axis rejection
  • Superior transient response from a low-mass large Mylar® diaphragm
  • Flat, neutral frequency response for natural reproduction on stage or in the studio
  • 3-position switchable low-frequency filter helps reduce unwanted background noise or counteract proximity effect for consistent, extended low-end
  • Durable metal construction.
  • Three separate mesh layers reduces wind and breath noise.
  • 15dB pad for performance consistency across a wider range of high SPL sources
Condenser (externally biased)
Frequency Response
20 to 20,000 Hz
Polar Pattern
150 Ohms (140 Ohms actual)
Phantom power required?
48 Vdc phantom, 5.4 mA

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    Elastic suspension shock mount for use with Shure KSM27 microphones.

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