PVM™ 480 - White

Super Cardioid Condenser Microphone


Achieves optimum performance and accurate reproduction of almost any type of sound. Its exemplary combination of features make it ideal for the most exacting reproduction applications including: digital sampling, studio or location recording, instrumental pick-up. One of its best uses is for hi-hat and overhead cymbals.

Features PVM 480

• Very effective super-cardioid directional pattern

• 500 Ω balanced

• Flat frequency response of 40 Hz – 20 kHz

• -45 dB sensitivity

• 128 dB maximum SPL

• 20 dB (typical) front to back rejection

• Powered from any 9-52 Volt phantom power source

• Rugged Brass Handle

• White powder coat finish

• Includes swivel adapter, and windscreen

• Permanently polarized condenser element (back-electret type)

• Wide dynamic range

Additional information

Element Type

Back-Electret Condenser

Pattern Type

Super Cardioid Directional

Frequency Response

40 Hz – 20 kHz


Maximum SPL

128 dB

Nominal Impedance

500 Ω

Phantom Power

Yes (9 – 52V)

Input Connectors

3-pin XLR


Net Weight

12.95 oz. (367 g)

Product Width

max. Ø 2.13" (54 mm)