Shure BETA98DS Mini Condenser Instrument Microphone with Inline XLR Preamp & A98D Drum Mount

Shure - Legendary Performance

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Snare and tom microphone delivers a tailored frequency response and high gain-before-feedback, and consists of an A98D Drum Mount.

What is the BETA98D/S best suited to?
It’s a premium instrument microphone which is ideal for use with a snare, toms and conga drums, in both stage and studio applications.

Does it include a drum mount?
Yes. The included A98D drum mount lets you quickly secure the mic to a drum rim without the need for a drum key. Its flexible gooseneck lets you position the mic in practically any configuration, so you get a virtually unlimited choice of sound options.

What are the Charactaristics of the BETA98D/S?
It has a tailored frequency response of 20Hz – 20KHz and a high maximum sound pressure level (SPL) of 125dB. It has a supercardioid pickup pattern providing high gain before feedback. A seperate in-line preamplifier is included as well as a 25ft detatchable cable to go between the pre-amp and the mic.


  • High performance mini-condenser microphone
  • Ultra-uniform supercardioid pickup pattern
  • Optional cardioid cartridge
  • Flexible gooseneck
  • DetachableTriple-Flex cable
  • Comes with a Zippered Carrying Bag, In-Line Preamplifier, A98D Drum Mount, 15FT Heavy-Duty Cable & Windscreen
  • Frequency Range: 20Hz to 20kHz
  • Maximum SPL: 160 dB

Microphone Type: Condenser
Polar Pattern: SuperCardioid
Frequency Response: Tailored
Form Factor: Compact Mini
Model Line: BETA

Drums / Percussion


Barcode # 042406221641
Brand Shure
TypeDrums/Percussion Microphones
StyleCondenser Microphones

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