The power, capability and clarity of wireless microphone systems are becoming better all the time and a superb example of this is the Sennheiser XSW1-825 Wireless Vocal Set. This rendition of the package comes complete with a dynamic cardioid wireless microphone capable of picking up the 80Hz to 14kHz frequency range a receiver capable of automatic frequency management and synchronization. Now is the time to raise your voice and with all of the freedom of wireless.
The XSW1-825 was designed to be gigged hard - both microphone and receiver are built with a rugged ABS construction and Sennheiser know how to engineer for durability. Setting the unit up is quick and simple, simply pop 2 x AA batteries into the microphone and power on, plug in and power on the receiver and run synchronization. Once this is set you're good to go for roughly ten hours of continuous use on a single pair of high-quality batteries.
The dynamic cardioid capsule of the XSW1-825 lends itself to live work as it excels at capturing close up audio sources such as the voice without picking up too much spill from a backing band or other noise sources so as not to be amplified with your voice.
Channels and range
To ensure that you don't get any interference from other radio sources, the Sennheiser XSW1-825 has 10 switchable channels, this is also ideal should you wish to use multiple units at the same venue. To ensure that you can get going right away, the Sennheiser XSW1-825 also comes complete with a microphone clamp, power supply and 2 AA batteries.
For professional grade live vocals that you can rely on, you need the Sennheiser XSW1-825 Wireless Vocal Set - premium quality without the premium price tag.
Manufacturer Sennheiser Model XSW1-825 Wireless Vocal Set Dimensions Approx. 200 x 42 x 127 mm Pickup Pattern Cardioid AF Response 80-14,000 Hz Signal-to-Noise Ration ≥ 103 dBA Switching Bandwidth Up to 24 MHz Operating Hours Approx. 10 Hours from full batteries Output voltage 1/4“ (6.3 mm) jack socket (unbalanced): +6 dBu, XLR socket (balanced): +12 dBu Housing Rugged ABS Frequency Range GB: 606-630 MHz Sensitivity < 3 μV at 52 dB(A)rms S/N Squelch Adjustable from 3 dBμV to 28 dBμV (combined with pilot tone) Synchronization 2.4 GHz, Low Power OQPSK (only active during synchronization) Input sensitivity 1.5 mV / Pa Adjustment Range Transmitter 0 to -30 dB, adjustable in 10 dB steps Audio adjustment range 45 dB, adjustable in 5-dB steps Line / Mic level 20 dB, switchable Temperature Range Operation: 0°C to +40°C, storage: –20°C to +70°C Receiver Principle Double superheterodyne Diversity principle Antenna switching diversity via internal antennas Housing Rugged ABS Battery Requirements 2 x AA Included Accessories 1 microphone clamp MZQ 1 1 power supply NT 12-5 CW 2 AA batteries
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