ULX-D Digital Wireless Systems

ULX-D® Digital Wireless offers extremely efficient RF performance, networked control, Dante™ digital audio, and AES-256 encryption for professional sound reinforcement.

  • Transmitter form factors include handheld and bodypack; receiver options include single-, dual- and quad-channel
  • Power options include Shure SB900 Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery and AA batteries
  • Up to 64 MHz overall tuning bandwidth (region dependent)
  • Up to 47 active transmitters in one 6 MHz TV channel (63 in one 8 MHz TV channel) in High Density mode
      • Transmitter
      ULXD1

      ULXD1 Wireless Bodypack Transmitter

      Up to 12 hours of use with rechargeable battery. 330 ft (100 m) operating range.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/B58

      ULXD2/B58 Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable BETA 58A® microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/B58 delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/B87A

      ULXD2/B87A Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable BETA®87A microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/B87A delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/B87C

      ULXD2/B87C Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable BETA®87C microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/B87C delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/KSM9

      ULXD2/KSM9 Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable KSM9 microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/KSM9 delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/KSM9HS

      ULXD2/KSM9HS Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable KSM9HS microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/KSM9HS delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/SM58

      ULXD2/SM58 Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable SM58® microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/SM58 delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/SM86

      ULXD2/SM86 Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable SM86 microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/SM86 delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Transmitter
      ULXD2/SM87

      ULXD2/SM87 Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter

      With an interchangeable SM87A microphone cartridge, the ULXD2/SM87 delivers uncompromising audio quality and RF performance, and AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission.

      • Receiver
      ULXD4

      ULXD4 Digital Wireless Receiver

      Networkable receiver with 24-bit / 48 kHz digital audio quality and AES 256-bit encryption.

      • Receiver
      ULXD4D

      ULXD4D Dual Channel Digital Wireless Receiver

      Two channels of uncompromising audio quality, RF signal stability and efficiency, and advanced setup features in a single rack unit.

      • Receiver
      ULXD4Q

      ULXD4Q Quad Channel Digital Wireless Receiver

      Four channels of uncompromising audio quality, RF signal stability, and advanced setup features in a space-efficient single rack unit.

System Details

Shure ULX-D Digital Wireless offers uncompromising 24-bit audio clarity and extremely efficient RF performance with single, dual, and quad channel receivers for any size professional sound reinforcement application.

Scalable, intelligent hardware delivers the best performing digital wireless available, with a wide selection of trusted Shure microphones to choose from. Unmatched spectrum efficiency enables a dramatic increase in the number of simultaneous active transmitters on one TV channel, with rock-solid signal over the entire range. Optional rechargeable accessories eliminate the need for disposable batteries while offering extended run time and metering accuracy in hours and minutes. For secure transmission, all ULX-D components include AES-256 encryption.

Generations ahead of any other available system in its class, ULX-D brings a new level of performance to professional sound reinforcement.

Features

Uncompromising Digital Wireless Audio

  • 24-bit/48 kHz digital audio that delivers incredibly clear and accurate reproduction of the source material
  • 20 Hz–20 kHz frequency range with flat response
  • Greater than 120 dB dynamic range through the analog outputs
  • 130 dB dynamic range (typical) using Dante digital networked audio
  • 60 dB of adjustable system gain easily accessible from the receiver front panel
  • No transmitter gain adjustments needed: optimized for any input source
  • Wide selection of trusted Shure Microphones

Extremely Efficient and Reliable RF Performance

  • Up to 64 MHz overall tuning range (region dependent)
  • Up to 17 active transmitters in one 6 MHz TV channel (23 on an 8 MHz TV channel)
  • High Density mode enables up to 47 active transmitters in one 6 MHz TV channel (63 in one 8 MHz TV channel), with no audio quality degradation
  • Rock-solid signal stability with no audio artifacts over the entire 100 meter line-of-sight range using standard supplied ½ wave antennas
  • Selectable 1, 10, and 20 mW transmitter RF output power (comparable to 5 times the analog RF output power equivalent)
  • Optimized scanning automatically finds, prioritizes, and selects the cleanest frequencies available

Scalable, Intelligent Hardware

  • Single (half-rack), Dual, and Quad (full-rack) receiver form factors for any size installation
  • AES 256-bit encryption equipped for secure wireless transmission
  • Ethernet networking for streamlined setup across multiple receivers
  • Wireless Workbench® 6 software compatible for advanced frequency coordination, monitoring, and control
  • Comprehensive 3rd party control and monitoring across subnets
  • AXT600 Axient® Spectrum Manager compatibility
  • Rugged metal housing on both transmitters and receiver
  • Dual and Quad receivers additionally feature:
    • RF cascade ports, internal power supply, and dual Ethernet ports
    • Dante digital networked audio over Ethernet
    • Bodypack frequency diversity ensures uninterrupted audio for mission-critical applications
    • Audio summing routes audio signal to multiple outputs

Shure Advanced Power Management

  • Adapted from industry-leading Axient rechargeable technology
  • Lithium-Ion chemistry and intelligent Shure battery circuitry results in rechargeable batteries with zero memory effect and precision metering
  • Provides ULX-D transmitters with unmatched 11+ hours of performance time
  • Transmitters and receivers display remaining battery life in hours and minutes accurate to within 15 minutes
  • AA backwards compatibility

Available Bands

G50 (470.12 – 533.92 MHz)
J50 (572.17 – 635.9 MHz)
L50 (632.17 – 695.9 MHz)
H50 (534.0 – 597.92 MHz)

Which Band Should I Choose?

Find out which band for the ULX-D has the most available wireless channels in your location. Already own the ULX-D? Use the Wireless Frequency Finder Tool to find frequencies.

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 www.fcc.gov/cgb/wirelessmicrophones.

  • SB900

    SB900

    Shure Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery. Works with PSM®300, PSM®900, PSM®1000, UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver, QLX-D™ Digital Wireless Systems, and ULX-D® Digital Wireless Systems.

  • SBC-AX

    SBC-AX Axient® Charging Module

    SBC-AX charges two SB900 Rechargeable Batteries in the AXT900 Axient Rack Mount Charging Station.

  • SBC200

    SBC200

    Dual-docking Shure battery charger is available with or without power supply. Works with UR5, P9RA, P10R, and ULX-D® Digital Wireless Systems.

  • SBC210

    SBC210 Portable Charger

    SBC210 charges two SB900 Rechargeable Batteries in a convenient and compact desktop unit. Includes power supply.

  • SBC800-US

    SBC800-US

    8-Bay Shure Battery Charger. Works with PSM®900, PSM®1000, UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver, and ULX-D® Digital Wireless Systems.

  • UA864US

    UA864US Wall-Mounted Wideband Antenna

    The UA864US antenna provides wideband RF coverage in a low-profile enclosure that mounts easily on a wall or ceiling. Works with ULX-D® Digital, UHF-R®, and ULX® Wireless Systems, as well as Axient® Wireless Management Network.

  • WA305

    WA305 Instrument Cable

    Premium 1/4"-to-TA4F guitar cable with locking thread connects the bodypack transmitter to a guitar or bass.

  • WA661

    WA661 In-Line Bodypack Mute Switch

    Provides an easily accessible switch for muting lavalier and headset microphones that connect to wireless bodypack transmitters.

  • WA662

    WA662 In-Line Dual Bodypack Mute Switch

    Provides an easily accessible switch for muting lavalier and headset microphones that connect to wireless bodypack transmitters.

Software & Downloads

Brochures

File Language Type File Size
ULX-D Brochure English PDF 811 kb

CAD Drawings

File Language Type File Size
ULX-D CAD Drawing English ZIP 2.56 mb

Files

File Language Type File Size
Wireless Product Spectrum Chart PDF 453 kb
Wireless Systems Comparison Chart PDF 1.31 mb

Wireless Frequency Compatibility Charts

File Language Type File Size
ULX-D Digital Wireless Compatibility Chart English PDF 413 kb

Specification Sheets

File Language Type File Size
ULX-D Specification Sheet English PDF 953 kb

User Guides

File Language Type File Size
ULX-D Dual & Quad Wireless User Guide English PDF 3.34 mb
ULX-D Single Wireless User Guide English PDF 6.46 mb

Product Support

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