AD1 Bodypack Transmitter

AD1 Bodypack Transmitter

New Product — AD1 delivers impeccable audio quality and RF performance with wide-tuning, High Density mode, and encryption. Features durable metal construction, optional rechargeable power with dockable charging, and TA4 and LEMO3 connector options.

  • Works with Axient® Digital Wireless Systems
  • Offers up to 9 hours of continuous battery life with Shure lithium-ion rechargeable batteries or up to 8 hours with AA batteries at 10 mW
  • Includes AD1, zipper bag and user guide
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Product Details


The AD1 is a wireless bodypack transmitter compatible with Axient Digital Wireless Systems.

With breakthrough RF performance and wide tuning up to 184 MHz, the AD1 puts professional-quality wireless digital audio within reach.

Note: When purchasing separate wireless components, please match their frequency bands to ensure proper system operation.


  • Two transmission modes: Standard for optimal coverage and new High Density for maximum system channel count and robust coverage
  • Encryption-enabled, secure transmission
  • Two connector options: TA4 and LEMO3
  • Detachable ¼-wave antenna
  • AA or SB900A lithium-ion rechargeable batteries for convenient power options
  • External contacts for docked charging

Available Options

AD1 Bodypack transmitter with TA4 connector. From $799.
AD1LEMO3 Bodypack transmitter with LEMO connector. From $865.

FCC Consumer Alert (U.S.)

Most users do not need a license to operate this wireless microphone system. Nevertheless, operating this microphone system without a license is subject to certain restrictions: the system may not cause harmful interference; it must operate at a low power level (not in excess of 50 milliwatts); and it has no protection from interference received from any other device. Purchasers should also be aware that the FCC is currently evaluating use of wireless microphone systems, and these rules are subject to change.

For more information, call the FCC at 1-888-CALL-FCC (TTY: 1-888-TELL-FCC) or visit the FCC’s wireless microphone website at

Demo & Training Videos

See Axient Digital in action at Soldier Field in Chicago.

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Check out our playlist of how-to videos to get the most out of your Axient Digital system, and to get your system up and running as quickly as possible.

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Software & Downloads


File Language Type File Size
Axient Digital English PDF 2.48 mb

CAD Drawings

File Language Type File Size
AD1 with LEMO Connector CAD File English ZIP 444 kb
AD1 with TQG Connector CAD File English ZIP 422 kb

Specification Sheets

File Language Type File Size
Axient Digital with AD Transmitters Specification Sheet English PDF 851 kb

User Guides

File Language Type File Size
AD1 User Guide



File Date Download Size
AD1/2 - Axient Digital Transmitters See release notes Posted August 03, 2017 Download PACK (1.05 mb)


  • Initial release


  • To operate AD1 and AD2 version 1.0.17 devices with other Shure systems and software, see the following list of minimum versions:
    • Axient Digital AD1/2 Transmitters 1.0.17
    • Axient Digital AD4D/Q Receivers 1.0.17
    • Axient AXT600 Spectrum Manager 2.0.X
    • SBRC Shure Battery Rack Charger 1.0.1
    • Shure Update Utility 2.4
    • ShurePlus Channels 1.4
    • Wireless Workbench 6.12.2

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