360° Ambiosonic sound recording!
The Rode SoundField NT-SF1 is a 360° ambisonic microphone. Designed to provide a clear and accurate reproduction of complete 360 degrees sound. Perfect for recording VR, Film Production, and audio for Video Games. Featuring four true-condenser cardioid capsules arranged in a tetrahedral array, capturing the entire spherical soundfield. While the special microphone cable breaks out into four standard male XLR connectors. Allowing you to then record four separate tracks for the complete audio experience.
Additionally, you can manipulate your sound in postproduction by using the free SoundField by RODE plug-in processor. Allowing you to adjust the mic’s position, directivity, and rotation. Then, create a full 7.1.4 surround-sound mix or 360 head-track-compliant soundscape for VR applications. So whether you’re recording music, vocals or sound effects; the Rode SoundField gives you endless flexibility and sonic quality.
The groundbreaking TF-45C capsule
At the heart of the NT-SF1 is the brand-new TF-45C true-condenser capsule. Designed in-house at RODE's Sydney headquarters, this groundbreaking new capsule is machined to tolerances of less than 1 micron in the company's state-of-the-art fabrication facility. The result is a capsule that delivers astonishing clarity, sonic purity, and exceptionally low noise. Four of these capsules — each with a subcardioid polar pattern (slightly more omnidirectional than cardioid) — are mounted in a tetrahedral array (A-Format) on the NT-SF1 to capture and generate the sum-and-difference B-Format components, which are processed by the SoundField by RODE plug-in processor in post production.
The NT-SF1 comes in a full kit, including a 10-pin XLR to 4 x 3-pin XLR mic cable, custom suspension shockmount, blimp-style windshield and furry wind cover. It is all shipped in a beautiful presentation box.
Designed and made in Australia and the first portable microphone of its kind. With the Rode SoundField NT-SF1, you can capture a full environmental soundscape. Perfect for filmmakers, virtual reality and video games.
For more detailed information, please visit Rode's website.
Buy your Rode NT-SF1 at the right price from your Rode specialists in Brisbane - Musiclab.
Rode NT-SF1 Specs:
ACOUSTIC & ELECTRICAL SPECIFICATION:
Acoustic Principle: Externally Biased Condenser
Active Electronics: JFET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Range: 20Hz - 20kHz
Output Impedance: 63Ω
Equivalent Noise (A-weighted): 17 dB SPL (as per IEC651)
Maximum SPL: 129 dB SPL
Sensitivity: -30.4 dB re. 1 Volt/Pascal (30mV @ 94dB SPL, 1kHz)
Power Requirements: 6.2mA @ 48V (Per Channel) Phantom Power
Frequency Response: 30 Hz - 20 kHz ±3dB // 20 Hz - 20 kHz ±4dB (Plot In folder)
Signal to noise Ratio: 77 dB
Input SPL @ 1% THD: 129 dB SPL (1kHz @ 1% THD, 600Ω load)
Weight (g): 286
Dimensions (L x W x H, mm): 45.7 w 192.3 x 45.7, diameter of body: 25.1
Packed Weight (g): 2960
Package Dimensions (L x W x H, mm): 161 x 270 x 386
Rode NT-SF1 Condenser Ambisonic Microphone Features:
- 4 TF-45C subcardioid capsules
- Ultra-low noise
- High sensitivity
- Flat frequency response
- Superior RF immunity
- Acoustic principle: externally biased condenser
- Active electronics: JFET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer
- Frequency range: 20Hz–20kHz
- Output impedance: 63 ohms
- Equivalent noise (A-weighted): 15dBA
- Maximum SPL: 129dB
- Sensitivity -30.4dB ref: 1V/pascal (30mV at 94dB SPL, 1kHz)
- Power requirements: 6.2mA at 48V (per channel) phantom power
- Rugged, attractive Cerakote finish
- Includes 10-pin XLR to 4 x 3-pin XLR breakout mic cable, shockmount, pop shield, furry wind cover, and presentation box
- Designed and crafted in Australia
Free pick-up from store Brisbane only - $0.00
Free in-store pick-up from Level 2, 34 Campbell Street Bowen Hills
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