Rode M5-MP Matched Pair of Compact 1/2" Cardioid Condenser Microphones with Mic Clips, Windshields and Cables


Regular price $199.00

The M5 is a high-quality matched pair of small-diaphragm condenser microphones designed for stunning performance in a wide range of recording applications in the studio or on stage.


  • 1/2-inch gold-sputtered cardioid condenser capsule for clear sound quality.
  • Full frequency response to capture all nuances of acoustic instruments or choirs.
  • Ideal for use as a small-diaphragm ('pencil') condenser microphone, either individually or in a stereo array.
  • Each matched pair is carefully selected for a variation of no more than 1dB sensitivity between microphones.
  • Comes with WS5 windshields and RM5 stand mounts for added convenience. 

  • Acoustic principle: Pressure gradient and cardioid polar pattern for clear and focused sound capture
  • Active electronics: JFET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer for reliable and low-noise performance
  • Frequency range: 20Hz - 20kHz for capturing a wide range of sound frequencies
  • Maximum SPL: 140 dB SPL for handling loud sound sources without distortion
  • Sensitivity: -34 dB re 1V/Pa (20mV @ 94 dB SPL) ± 2dB @ 1kHz for capturing even soft sounds with clarity and precision


  • Output connection: XLR balanced output between pin 2 (+), pin 3 (-) and pin 1 (ground) for easy connectivity


  • Weight: 80g for lightweight and easy handling.
  • Dimensions (mm) 100 (H) x 20 (W) x 20 (D)

Box Contains

2 x M5
2 x WS5
2 x RM5
2 x AxcessAbles XLR Cables