• SM27

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.

Application

Piano/Organ

Studio Vocals

Acoustic String Instruments

Brass/Woodwinds

Drums/Percussion

Microphone Type

Condenser:

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

Polar Pattern

Cardioid:

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

Tailored:

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

Form Factor

Side-Address

Model Line

SM

Downloads
SM Microphone Product Brochure (PDF)
SM27 Specification Sheet (PDF)
SM27 User Guide (PDF)
Features
  • 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
Specifications
Type
Condenser (externally biased)
Frequency Response
20 to 20,000 Hz
Polar Pattern
Cardioid
lmpedance
150 Ohms (140 Ohms actual)
Phantom power required?
48 Vdc phantom, 5.4 mA
Accessories
Name Availability
A32ZB

A32ZB

Padded zippered carrying bag for Shure KSM32 or KSM44 microphones.

RPM642

RPM642

Rubber Rings for SM27 and KSM27 ShureLock Shock Mount (contains four).

A32WS

A32WS

Microphone windscreen reduces unwanted breath and wind noise. For use with SM27, KSM27, KSM32 and KSM44 microphones. Available in black.

PS-6

PS-6

Attenuates unwanted breath noise and plosives and can be clamped onto most stands.

A27SM

A27SM

Elastic suspension shock mount for use with Shure KSM27 microphones.