Electro-Voice RE20



Electro-Voice RE20

Broadcast announcer’s microphone with Variable‑D

Introducing the Electro-Voice RE20: A Broadcasting and Recording Standard

The Electro-Voice RE20 dynamic cardioid microphone sets the gold standard in the industry, cherished by professionals worldwide for broadcasting, podcasting, and sound engineering. Its remarkable popularity also extends to the realm of music production, where it shines as a premium-grade instrument microphone. With its Variable-D design and robust internal pop filter, it excels in close-in voice work. Additionally, an internal element shock-mount effectively reduces noise caused by vibrations.

Key Features:

  • Classic FM Radio Sound: Recreate the iconic voice quality of FM radio.
  • Smooth, Natural, and Controlled Sonic Character: Perfect for delivering clear and natural audio.
  • Variable-D Technology: Minimizes proximity effect for consistent sound quality.
  • True Cardioid with No Off-Axis Colouration: Ensures precision in sound capture.
  • Voice-Tailored Frequency Response: Ideal for vocal applications.
  • Studio Condenser-Like Performance: Combines the best of both worlds.
  • Large Diaphragm Dynamic Element: For impeccable audio quality.
  • Humbucking Coil: Guards against line hum, ensuring noise-free recordings.
  • Mid-Bass Tone-Shaping Switch: Offers versatility in sound customization.

Technical Specifications:

  • Element Type: Dynamic
  • Frequency Response: 45 Hz – 18,000 Hz
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Impedance: 150 ohms balanced
  • Sensitivity, Open Circuit Voltage, 1 kHz: 1.5 mV/pascal
  • Hum Pickup Level, Typical (60 Hz/1 millioersted field): -130 dBm
  • Polarity: Pin 2 will be positive referenced to Pin 3 with positive pressure on diaphragm
  • Case Material: Steel
  • Finish: Fawn beige
  • Dimensions: Length = 8.53″ (216.7 mm), Widest Diameter = 2.14″ (54.4 mm), Body Diameter = 1.94″ (49.2 mm)
  • Net Weight: 1 lb, 10 oz (737 g)
  • Shipping Weight: 3 lb, 4 oz (1474 g)
  • Accessories Included: 81715 stand clamp
  • Optional Accessories: 309A shock-mounted stand adapter for use with floor stand or recording boom

Experience audio excellence with the Electro-Voice RE20, the microphone that sets the standard for broadcast and recording, offering versatility and top-tier performance.