Q5X AquaMic

$3,500 $3,500

Capture crystal clear audio with this waterproof and fully submersible wireless bodypack (as tested by Q5X). AquaMic waterproof bodypack transmitter from Q5X has been modified in a collaborative technology effort with Shure to work exclusively with Shure Axient Digital wireless receivers. AquaMic has been tested by Q5X to be submersible in water up to 10m so you can tackle challenging environmental situations found in reality television, film, and sports broadcasting. Use it with Axient Digital wireless receivers for superior digital transmission with advanced encryption and spectrum efficiency. Available in two versions: Regular and Long-Life.

QTAD10A=-G57: AquaMic, Frequency Band Version: G57 (470-608 MHz), G57+ (614-616 MHz)
QTAD10AL=-G57:AquaMic Long-Life, Frequency Band Version: G57 (470-608 MHz), G57+ (614-616 MHz)

Product Details

Class-defining digital wireless audio for the most demanding water situations. AquaMic from Q5X is perfect for your next reality TV or film production where water is a concern and to capture all the sounds of water sports broadcasting. This version of the Q5X AquaMic waterproof* wireless bodypack transmitter was co-developed with Shure to be compatible with Axient Digital wireless receivers for best-in-class digital wireless transmission.

Note: All essential setup, management, and monitoring are coordinated through the Q5X MicCommander™ handheld remote control and necessary for operation (sold separately).

Distributed by Shure, AquaMic is a Q5X product. For support and service, please visit

*Extensively tested to be waterproof and submersible up to 10m by Q5X.

  • For use with Axient Digital wireless receivers
  • Two versions: AquaMic (8-hr run time @ 10mW) and AquaMic Long-Life (16-hr run time @ 10mW)
  • Small, aluminum, waterproof casing that is fully submersible up to 10m, based on extensive testing by Q5X
  • Fully washable and easily sanitized
  • Encryption-enabled, secure transmission
  • Internal, lithium ion rechargeable battery
  • Six-pin LEMO connector (requires waterproof microphone with matching waterproof six-pin LEMO connector, available through Q5X)
  • Detachable belt clip
  • Includes a custom USB charging dongle and ¼-wave whip antennas
  • RCAS™ MicCommander provides essential remote handheld operation, management, and monitoring (sold separately)
$3,500 $3,500


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