sE5 Pair Small Diaphragm Condenser Microphone, Pair

£299.00 RRP £478.80 (including VAT @ 20%)

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  • Ideal for Studio and Live
  • Small Diaphragm Condenser Mic
  • Ideal for Drums, Pianos and Stringed Acoustic Instruments
  • Includes Shock Mounts and Case

sE5 Pair Small Diaphragm Condenser Microphone, Pair


The sE Electronics sE5 is a Small Diaphragm Condenser Microphone that sets a new standard for small diaphragm microphones at its price point. The sE5 is perfect for both studio and live use.

Product Ref: 43365

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The sE5 improves upon the high-quality performance of its predecessor - the popular sE4 - with a smooth, full-range frequency response and excellent transient handling. It is the perfect choice for recording drums, percussion, pianos and any stringed acoustic instrument. Finished in matte black, the sE5 features a cardioid polar pattern, 100Hz bass cut and -10/-20db pad switches. It also includes a custom shock mount so you're ready to capture high quality recordings straight out of the box.

Cardioid Polar Pattern

The sE5's cardioid polar pattern delivers a clean and smooth on-axis response, with off-axis rejection that's essential when recording the source instrument in-situ among unwanted noise sources such as other instruments or room ambience.

100Hz Bass Cut

The sE5's 100Hz bass cut can be applied to decrease the level of proximity effect, which is typical behaviour in cardioid pattern microphones if placed very close to the sound source, or to isolate from low frequency rumble from other sources.

-10dB/-20dB Pad

The two pad switches can be used if you're recording a very hot or loud signal. For miking up loud sound sources such as drums or a guitar cabinet, the -10dB or -20dB settings will reduce the level output from the microphone to the connected microphone preamp, ensuring a high quality signal is delivered.

Matte Black Finish

The matte black finish minimises the level of attention drawn to the microphone when used on stage or in the studio, allowing it to blend into the background.

Includes Custom sE5 Shock Mounts, Stereo Bar & Flight Case

The sE5 Pair includes a stereo bar and a pair of custom-designed shock mounts, which are essential for reducing the unwanted effects of vibration or knocks to the supporting microphone stand. The sE5 Pair comes in an sE Electronics flight case.


  • Type: Condenser
  • Directional pattern: Cardioid
  • Frequency range: 20Hz - 20kHz
  • Sensitivity: -34dBV/ Pa
  • Rated impedance: 200 ohms
  • Equivalent noise level: 14 dB
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: 80 dB
  • Maximum SPL: 170 dB
  • Supply voltage: 48V