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Shure Beta 87AItem ID: Beta87A
Handheld Supercardioid Electret Condenser Mic
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"A" List Performance From the Beta Series!
The Beta 87A is a premium Supercardioid Handheld Electret Condenser for vocal applications that brings studio-quality sound to live performance vocals. It's the pros' microphone of choice for live concert sound!
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Jordan, Marquette, MI
Reviewsbased on 21 reviews
Shure Beta 87A
by SAINESH KUMAR from CA USA.This is the best mic. Very nice resonance & clarity. I have use this for recordings, it really delivers you the results. Once in a while I have friends practise singing, they are just amazed with te c... read more [+]larity. Love it. close [-]
October 17, 2012
Music Background: SINGER
Bang for your Buck!
by KTwanger from Spokane, WaI've been using the Beta 58 and SM 86 mics for years, switched to Sennheiser for a BRIEF time, came back to Shure because of this mic! My vocal range goes from the lows of George Jones to the highs of... read more [+] Ronnie Dunn and everything in between and this mic does it all! The only thing that makes this mic even sweeter is a quality tube preamp, a little compression and a little verb/delay...no need EVER for an EQ adjustment. Worth every pretty penny! close [-]
May 29, 2012
Music Background: Pro/Hack Musician
by Andy from Atlanta, GAGreat for acoustic guitar player/singer that tend to back away time-to-time, otherwise similar to 87C.
April 25, 2012
Music Background: Live Sound Engineer
My favorite Mic
by Vernon Martin from Somerset,KentuckyThis is undoubtedlythe most mellow, smooth, responsive ,voice enhancing mic I have ever used and I have used Shure fpr 45 years. You want professional sound? call one of the great tech's at SWEETWATER... read more [+] and you will find the most sincere attention to your needs and they know what you need and the service is terrific.We also use 58A Beta and SM 58. They are good but not close to this jewel. close [-]
April 3, 2012
Music Background: Pro Musician and Singer
Shure Beta 87A microphone is great!
by Debra Mann from Providence, RII have been using a Beyer M88 for at least 20 years until I got to sing using the Shure Beta 87A mic. I love the way it rounds out the bottom end of my voice, but still sounds really bright on the hi... read more [+]gh end, and I can sing right into it on the high notes and it can take it without feeding back, or sounding too harsh. I love it! close [-]
October 29, 2011
Music Background: Jazz pianist, singer, songwriter, recording artist, bandleader, and performer
Shure Beta 87A
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