http://www.lemac.com.au/site/DefaultSite/filesystem/images/shure/ShureVP83Main.jpg With its rugged build, true-to-life audio quality, and intuitive design, the VP83F LensHopper™ delivers the perfect blend of form and function. For use with DSLR cameras and HD camcorders, it offers digital flash recording / playback (MicroSDHC) capabilities that enable WAV file capture at 24-bit / 48 kHz sampling rate.

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Shure VP83F LensHopper™ Camera Mount Condenser Mic w/ Inbuilt Flash Recording

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With its rugged build, true-to-life audio quality, and intuitive design, the VP83F LensHopper™ delivers the perfect blend of form and function. For use with DSLR cameras and HD camcorders, it offers digital flash recording / playback (MicroSDHC) capabilities that enable WAV file capture at 24-bit / 48 kHz sampling rate.
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With its rugged build, true-to-life audio quality, and intuitive design, the VP83F LensHopper™ delivers the perfect blend of form and function. For use with DSLR cameras and HD camcorders, it offers digital flash recording / playback (MicroSDHC) capabilities that enable WAV file capture at 24-bit / 48 kHz sampling rate.

This compact shotgun microphone features detailed, high-definition audio with full low-end response for professional results every time. The intuitive menu and one-button recording function make it fast and easy to use in almost any environment.

The VP83F includes:

  • 2 AA alkaline batteries for 10 hours of battery life in Record mode
  • Detachable 3.5 mm gold-plated audio connector output cable
  • Standard size shoe mount with a 1/4" threaded base for on-camera use or easy mounting on a stand
  • Foam windscreen (Windjammer® available separately)

Exceptional Audio Performance with Integrated Flash Recording

  • Integrated digital flash recording (MicroSDHC, up to 32 GB) for WAV file capture at 24-bit / 48 kHz sampling rate
  • Dedicated headphone audio output for real-time headphone monitoring
  • High sensitivity and low self-noise with wide frequency range for natural audio reproduction
  • Highly directional supercardioid / lobar polar pattern that rejects unwanted off-axis audio while clearly capturing the intended sound source
  • Superior RF immunity that avoids unwanted audio artifacts from cellular and RF devices
  • Easily accessible MicroSD card slot that allows quick “pop-out” card access

Intuitive Menu and Controls

  • Easy-to-read, back-lit LCD screen that displays audio and battery metering, track information, headphone volume, mic gain, low-cut filter, and remaining recording time
  • Five-position joystick that provides advanced user controls for headphone monitoring, low-cut filter and mic gain adjustments, track management, and playback support
  • One-touch record button that facilitates fast audio capture and allows for pausing and stopping
  • Adjustable user gain (up to 60 dB in 1 dB increments) for fine-tuning audio

Durable and Lightweight

  • Integrated Rycote® Lyre® shock mounting system that provides robust isolation from vibration and mechanical noise (exclusively developed with Rycote for the VP83F)
  • Durable, all-metal construction that meets legendary Shure quality standards in a lightweight design

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Specifications

 
Type Electret Condenser
Frequency Response 50 to 20,000 Hz
Recording Format WAV, 24-bit, 48 kHz Sampling Rate
Polar Pattern Supercardioid/lobar
Camera Output Impedance 47Ω
Headphone Output Impedance 5Ω
Sensitivity
open circuit voltage, @ 1 kHz, typical
0 dB Gain: -35.8 dBV/Pa (16.2 mV)
+30 dB Gain: -5.8 dBV/Pa (512.9 mV)
Maximum SPL
1 kHz at 1% THD
129 dB SPL
Signal-to-Noise Ratio
0 dB Gain Setting, 1 kHz at 1% THD 1000Ω
78 dB
Self Noise
equivalent SPL, A-weighted, typical +30 dB Gain Setting
15.6 dB SPL-A
Operating Temperature Range -18°C (0°F) to 60°C (145°F)
Storage Temperature Range -29°C (-20°F) to 74°C (165°F)
Operating Relative Humidity 0 to 95%
Housing Cast aluminum
Power Requirements 2 AA batteries (Alkaline, NiMH, Rechargeable Li-Ion)
Camera Connector Type 3.5 mm (1/8”) dual mono, unbalanced
Headphone Connector Type 3.5 mm (1/8”) dual mono
Battery Life 10 hours (record mode) from 2 AA alkaline batteries
Net Weight 215 g (7.6 oz)