The Shure Super 55 Deluxe vocal microphone, seen here in a limited edition sleek Pitch Black finish, is a great take on a legendary microphone.
Limited Edition Black Shure Super 55 Deluxe
Paying tribute to its roots, this contemporary version of the Shure Model 55 Unidyne retains its distinctive and beautifully retro metal grille but with a modern black finish.
New Take on a Legendary Shure Microphone
The Shure Super 55 Deluxe is not just a great dynamic microphone but an icon of historical microphone design that is steeped in cultural significance.
Back in 1939, Shure released the Model 55 Unidyne, the first single-element undirectional microphone.
It quickly became extremely popular and was understood to be "the most recognised microphone in the world" thanks to its distinctive grille and chrome finish.
Iconic historical figures such as Franklin D. Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King used the Model 55 Unidyne to deliver speeches and it was the basis of the microphone that became a favourite of the King of Rock 'n' Roll himself; Elvis Presley.
An Evolution of the Elvis Presley Microphone
Elvis himself used the Shure Model 55S which is often referred to as simply "The Elvis Microphone".
Flash forward to the 21st Century and Shure bring you the Shure Super 55 Deluxe Vocal Microphone.
An incredible dynamic microphone that benefits from Shure's nearly 100 years of microphone design and the evolution with great modern specs while retaining the classic design from which it has evolved.
Super-Cardioid Microphone Tailored Specifically for Vocals
Specifically designed to be a vocal microphone, the frequency response of the Shure Super 55 Deluxe has been tailored to natural vocals and speech.
Allowing you to capture everything you need and push it as loud as you want, the Super 55 Deluxe has high gain-before-feedback and with its super-cardioid polar pattern it has exceptional off-axis rejection, so you won’t be picking up the other instruments on stage; just your crisp, clear and defined vocals.
Great Performance Focused Design
As the cartridge within the Super 55 Deluxe is shock-mounted, handling noise is drastically reduced while operation noise is even quieter.
Shure’s legendary design durability is present as always with the Super 55 Deluxe benefiting from a rugged die cast casing.
No matter how lively your set gets, this mic can take a beating and it’ll withstand all the rigours of the road.
The Super 55 Deluxe also comes with a convenient, zipped bag to add further protection during transport and storage.
Coming to you with a self-tensioning swivel mount, the Shure Super 55 Deluxe has 45 degrees forward and 80 degrees backward tilting so you can find the perfect angle for your own personal preference.
Limited Edition Vocal Microphone
Great vocal capture for use on the stage and in the studio, the Shure Super 55 Deluxe is a brilliant, retro-inspired look that gives it a visual presence as impressive as its audio capturing quality.
Now available in this strictly limited-edition Pitch Black finish, order one now to own an iconic microphone which tips its hat to its historical origins while flaunting a great, contemporary twist.
Shure Super 55 Deluxe Vocal Microphone Pitch Black Edition Key Features:
- Supercardioid Polar Pattern
- Iconic Design with Contemporary Black Colouring
- Tailored Frequency Response for Natural Vocals and Speech
- High Gain-Before-Feedback
- Excellent Off-Axis Rejection
- Shock-Mounted Cartridge Minimised Handling Noise and Ensures Quiet Operation
- Rugged Die Cast Casing for Reliability Under Rigorous Conditions
- Self-Tensioning Swivel Mount
- 65 Degrees Forward Tilting
- 80 Degrees Backward Tilting
Shure Super 55 Deluxe Vocal Microphone Pitch Black Edition Specs:
- Weight: 656 g
- Height x Width x Depth: 188.0 × 55.6 × 88.9 mm
- Frequency Response: 60 Hz – 17 kHz
- Frequency Response: Tailored
- Sensitivity: -53.00 dBV/Pa – 2.20 mV/Pa
- Transducer Type: Dynamic
- Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
- Switchable low cut: No
- Connectors: XLR
- Attenuator: No
- Interchangeable Capsule: No
- Main Functionality: Performance
- Headphone Output: No
- Cartridge: Fixed
- Product ID: SUPER 55-BLK
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November 21, 2017Read Article
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