Sennheiser MK 8 Dual-diaphragm True Condenser Studio Microphone - Nickel


  • Our Price
  • $699.00
  • Regular price MSRP: $749.00





Get This Premium Microphone With Multiple Polar Patterns Making It Ideal For Home Recording And Studio Use - The Sennheiser MK 8 Dual-diaphragm True Condenser Studio Microphone

The MK 8 offers a great solution for advanced home recording applications and project studios alike. It is the microphone for people who pour all of their passion into their audio projects. The MK 8 offers sophisticated options to sign off your sound with your own personal handwriting. The dual-diaphragm condenser microphone delivers warm and precise sound reproduction. Its five independent polar patters allow for a multitude of recording applications and sound design options. 

No matter which mixing desk or recording device is used, the MK 8 matches the input sensitivity with a 3-step attenuator. Two adjustable filters compensate for the proximity effect as well as low frequency rumble or structure born noise.

The MK 8 has dual one-inch diaphragms precisely spattered with 24-carat gold. The shock-mounted capsule is accommodated within a sturdy metal housing.

Professional quality dual-diaphragm condenser microphone with five independant polar patterns for advanced home and studio recording. Two 1’’ diaphragms deliver warm and precise sound.



  • Dual-diaphragm true condenser microphone
  • Five switchable polar patterns
  • 3-position switchable low cut/roll-off filter
  • 3-position pad switch
  • Two 24-carat gold plated 1” diaphragms
  • Shock-mounted capsule
  • Rugged metal housing
  • Safely sheltered electronics
  • Designed and made in Germany
  • 1 x MK 8 microphone
  • 1 x MZQ 4 Microphone clamp
  • 1 x Microphone Pouch
  • 1 x Instruction manual


  • Dimensions: 160 x 57 mm (L x D) 
  • Frequency response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz 
  • Transducer principle: externally polarised condenser microphone, 1‘‘ diaphragm 
  • Weight: 485 g 
  • Pick-up pattern: Switchable: omni-directional, wide cardioid, cardioid, super-cardioid, figure-of-eight 
  • Nominal impedance: 50 Ohms 
  • Min. terminating impedance: 1000 Ohms 
  • Storage temperature: -20°C to 60°C 
  • Operating temperature: 0°C to +40°C 
  • AF sensitivity: 14,1 mV /-37 dB dBV 
  • Equivalent noise level: 10 dB(A) 
  • Maximum sound pressure level (passive): 142 dB SPL (Dämpfung 0 dB) 
  • Power supply: 48 V phantom powering (P48) 
  • Current consumption: 4,1 mA 
  • Dynamic range: 132 dB 
  • Low-cut filter: Switchable: Low cut: 60 Hz, -18dB/Octave / Roll off: 100 Hz, -6dB/Octave 
  • Pre-emphasis: Switchable: 0dB, -10dB, -20dB 

Manufacturer: Sennheiser
Model: MK 8
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I360194-N-0
UPC: #615104254152
Listing ID: NA64612