Blue Microphones Hummingbird Small Diaphragm Condenser

£299.00 (including VAT @ 20%)

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Product Ref: 54883

  • Small Diaphraghm Condenser
  • Discrete Class A Circuit
  • Head Rotates 180 Degrees
  • Custom Cardioid Capsule
  • Ultra-Fast Transient Response

Blue Microphones Hummingbird Small Diaphragm Condenser


The Blue Microphones Hummingbird is a small diaphraghm condenser microphone perfect for both stage and studio recording of acoustic guitars, strings and even drums in overhead configuration, due to its fast transient response, wide frequency range and ability to handle high sound pressure levels.

Product Ref: 54883

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The Blue Microphones Hummingbird features an adjustable pivoting head that allows for 180 degrees of rotation, allowing users to set the mic at any angle without adjusting the stand, perfect for use with an acoustic guitar or drums in an overhead configuration.

The Hummingbird pencil microphone is great for capturing high frequencies, has a fast transient response and the ability to handle high sound pressure levels. Based on Blue's B1 capsule, the Hummingbird is an exceptional small diaphragm microphone, offering balanced character with plenty of high end, great detail and a low noise floor. A road-ready protective carrying case is included along with a mic clip and a foam windscreen.


  • 180° rotating head for precise mic placement
  • Cardioid condenser capsule based on the heralded Blue Bottle B1 capsule
  • Exceptional sonic accuracy and extended frequency response
  • Ultra-fast transient response and high SPL handling


  • Transducer Type: Condenser, Pressure Gradient
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz
  • Sensitivity: 15MV/PA @ 1KHZ (1 PA = 94DB SPL)
  • Output Impedance: 50Ω
  • Rated Load Impedance: Not less than 1KΩ
  • Maximum SPL: 130 DB SPL
  • S/N Ratio: 85.5 DB-A (IEC 651)
  • Noise Level A-Weighted: 8.5 DB-A (IEC 651)
  • Dynamic Range: 129.5 DB (2.5KΩ)
  • Power Requirement: +48V DC Phantom Power (IEC 268-15)
  • Weight: 212g (7.5oz)
  • Dimensions: 170mm x 27mm x 27mm (6.7" X 1.1" x 1.1")

Included Accessories

  • Rigid carry case with foam lining
  • Mic clip
  • Foam wind-screen