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High-end flagship condenser microphone with the sensitivity of a studio condenser, but tough enough for the stage. Switch between gentle cardioid and more directional super-cardioid polar patterns. Stellar 40Hz–20 kHz response.


The e 965 is Sennheiser's first large-diaphragm, true condenser handheld microphone. The innovative 1" dual-diaphragm capsule means you can access both cardioid and super-cardioid polar patterns with the flip of a switch. Ideal for every vocal application, the e 965 truly combines the sensitivity of a world-class studio condenser with the ruggedness our customers demand from a Sennheiser evolution stage microphone.


  • Switchable pick-up pattern (cardioid/super-cardioid)

  • Low-cut switch, which reduces ambient noise, rumble , and wind noise

  • Switchable pre-attenuation (-10 dB) accommodates singers with powerful voices

  • Capsule shock-mount efficiently rejects handling noise for superbly clear sound

  • Excellent protection against moisture

  • Astounding frequency response of 40-20,000 Hz

  • An unbeatable 10-year warranty!

Sennheiser e 965 Vocal Condenser Microphone w/ Dual-Diaphragm Capsule

  • Frequency response

    40 - 20.000 Hz

  • Weight

    396 g

  • Microphone connector


  • Diameter

    Membrane : Ø 25.4 mm/1"

    Micro : Ø 48 mm

  • Nominal impedance

    50 Ω

  • Min. terminating impedance

    1000 Ω

  • Phantom powering

    48 V/ 3,5 mA

  • Operating temperature

    0°C - +40°C

  • Equivalent noise level

    21 dB (A)

  • Maximum sound pressure level (passive)

    142 dB (152 dB) (with preattenuation)

  • Overall depth

    199 mm

What's in the Box

  • 1 e 965
  • MZQ 800 microphone clamp
  • Pouch
  • User manual
  • Document of Warranty
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