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Rode TF-5 Matched Microphones

The RØDE TF-5 is a prestige small diaphragm cardioid condenser microphone designed in collaboration with legendary classical recording engineer and producer Tony Faulkner. Harnessing new capsule technology precision engineered at RØDE’s state-of-the-art facility, it delivers a natural, finely detailed audio image suitable for the most demanding recording applications


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What's In The Box?

  • 2 x TF-5 Premium matched condenser cardioid microphones
  • 2 x Clip
  • Stereo Bar
  • 2 x Mic Windshield
  • Handbook
  • Premium matched pair condenser cardioid microphones

    The TF-5 represents a new standard in small diaphragm condensers. The all-new capsule is engineered to sub-micron tolerances, giving unprecedented consistency of tone and response.

    Breathtaking clarity. Unique warmth

    The TF-5 features the hallmark clarity and airiness of other RØDE small diaphragm mics, and adds to this a warmth of tone which is often lacking in smaller ‘pencil mics’ of this type, making the TF-5 uniquely versatile.

    Key Features

    • Precision-paired small diaphragm cardioid condenser microphones
    • Ultra-low noise
    • Flat frequency response
    • Tight cardioid directivity
    • Warm, accurate sound
    • Suitable for the most critical recording applications
    • Designed in collaboration with Grammy® award winning classical producer and engineer, Tony Faulkner

    A perfect main pair. A brilliant spot mic

    The precision sonic pairing and beautiful tone of the TF-5 makes it perfect for use as a stereo pair in critical recordings, as well as ideal for capturing the nuances of an individual performance when used as a spot mic.

    Australian design. Australian manufactured

    Imagined, designed and manufactured at RØDE’s state-of-the-art facility in Sydney, Australia, and featuring RØDE’s industry-leading 10-year warranty.

    The ultimate microphone

    Crafted to perform magnificently in the most critical musical recordings, the TF-5 represents the ultimate expression of RØDE manufacturing expertise, acoustic design and sonic purity. Designed in collaboration with Grammy Award-winning sound engineer Tony Faulkner, the TF-5 sets a new benchmark in high-end microphone performance.


    Acoustic Principle Externally biased condenser
    Active Electronics JFET impedance converter with bipolar output buffer
    Polar Pattern Cardioid
    Frequency Range 20Hz - 20kHz
    Frequency Response 30 Hz - 20 kHz ±3dB // 20 Hz - 20 kHz ±4dB
    Output Impedance 63Ω
    Signal to noise Ratio 80 dB
    Equivalent Noise 14 dB SPL

    (A-weighted, as per IEC651)
    Input SPL @ 1% THD 120 dB SPL (1kHz @ 1% THD, 600Ω load)
    Sensitivity -29 dB re.1 Volt/Pascal or better (35 mV @ 94dB SPL @ 1kHz)
    Dynamic Range 112.6 dB (1kHz @ Max SPL)
    Power Requirements 7mA @ 48V phantom power
    Weight (g) 114g (single microphone)
    Dimensions Length: 98.7mm Diameter: 20mm