The Rode NT3 is a highly versatile end-address studio grade condenser microphone. With an end-address 3/4″ gold-sputtered true-condenser transducer it provides incredible for detail on almost any recording application. Perfect for studio, on stage, and on-location recording applications. The NT3 is the definition of a studio workhorse.
Intended for studio, stage and location work, this versatile handheld, stand or boompole mounted microphone will give great results on drums, percussion, acoustic guitar, guitar amps, piano and all acoustic instruments as well as detailed voice reproduction when used as a handheld presentation microphone or indoor boom mic.
For further versatility the NT3 can be powered by either P48 phantom power, or via a 9V battery for situations when power isn’t available via the console or camera. Its rugged and durable all-metal body and mesh head ensure that it is well protected both in the studio and out in the field.
The RØDE NT3 microphone is designed and made in Australia, and covered by RØDE’s industry leading 10 year warranty.
- True condenser externally biased 3/4” capsule
- Dual power operation
- Cast metal body with durable satin-nickel finish
- Transformerless output
- Internal capsule shock mounting
- High level of RF rejection
- Audio-grade surface mount components
- Full frequency response
- 10 year extended warranty when you register your microphone
Acoustic Principle: Pressure Gradient
Active Electronics: JFET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Address Type: End
Frequency Range: 20Hz – 20kHz
Output: XLR Output
Output Impedance: 200Ω
Maximum SPL: 140dB SPL (@ 1kHz, 1% THD into 1KΩ load)
Maximum Output Level: 9.5mV
Sensitivity: -39.0dB re 1 Volt/Pascal (12.00mV @ 94 dB SPL) +/- 2 dB @ 1kHz
Equivalent Noise Level: (A-weighted) 16dB-A
Power Options: 9V Battery+12V phantom power+24V phantom power+48V phantom power
Dimensions: 206 x 32 x 32 mm
Weight: 371 g