MX153 - Earset Headworn Microphone


Earset Headworn Microphone

Earset headworn omnidirectional microphone delivers exceptional speech clarity and enhanced plosive protection with no proximity effect. It features CommShield technology to stop RF interference, 3 color options, 3 windscreens and a protective pouch.

from $218

Product Details

The Shure Microflex® MX153 provides outstanding clarity in an extremely comfortable over-the-ear design. This professional subminiature earset microphone is ideal for applications in which improved gain before feedback over lavalier microphones is desired. Delivering exceptional speech clarity, the MX153 is ideal for corporate presentations, houses of worship, A / V conferencing, and live sound reinforcement.

  • Subminiature omnidirectional cartridge offers superior clarity and enhanced plosive protection with no proximity effect
  • Terminated with TQG / TA4F connector for direct connectivity to Shure wireless bodypack transmitters
  • Ultra-lightweight, comfortable, flexible design is stable and easy to place over either ear
  • CommShield® Technology guards against interference from cellular RF devices and digital bodypack transmitters
  • Kevlar™ reinforced soft flex cable
  • Includes protective storage pouch, 3 windscreens, and collar clip




In-Line Preamplifier


Carrying Case/Pouch for MX153


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Does the MX153 work with the MXW1?
August 29, 2018

Yes, the MX153 does work with the MXW1, but the MXW1 had a hard time auto detecting it. To get it to work properly, pull up the GUI for the MXWAPT. G ...

Is the MX153 compatible with Axient Analog and MXW wireless systems?
September 13, 2017

There are potential issues that can be encountered when using the MX153 ear-worn microphone with either the Axient or MXW wireless systems.AXIENT and ...

Lavalier / Headset compatibility with Wireless Systems
April 26, 2017

The following chart provides compatibility information between Shure lavalier and headset mics and Shure wireless systems.  PG185/CVLPG30/PG ...

MX150 and MX153 Cable Diameter
April 29, 2015

MX150 cable: 2.2mm diameterMX153 cable: 1.3mm diameter ...

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