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Article Number: 492612

Stereo electret-condenser microphone, phantom power 11-52 V

The MCE 72 is a compact stereo microphone for XY recording with a wide and linear frequency response producing uncoloured, high-quality recordings. The MCE 72 is suitable for stereo recording in home studio applications, concert recordings with DAT or MD, film, video and interviewing. For musicians the MCE 72 is an excellent microphone for assessing performance in rehearsals, production and concerts. For stereo ambient sound recording, the microphone is suitable for direct connection to most camcorders, DAT and MD recorders.
The MCE 72 has two microphone capsules that are mounted in an angle of ±60° to the microphone axis to achieve a wide recording range and an accurate reproduction of the sound source. The optional EA 19/25 elastic suspension suppresses footfall sound effectively.
Using the optional special EA 86 elastic suspension with a flash holder, the MCE 72 can be mounted onto the “hot shoe” of a camcorder directly but remains isolated from noise caused by the video head and the drive.

The MCE 72 is available in three versions:
The MCE 72 and MCE 72 CAM are powered by a standard 1.5 V battery (AA-size). An LED indicates when the battery needs to be replaced.
The MCE 72 PV CAM is phantom powered between 11 and 52 V.
By using the plug-in cable the microphone is connected to the
appropriate device.


  • XY stereophony
  • Two cardioid condenser capsules
  • Angular width 120° (± 60° off the microphone axis)
  • Rugged metal housing
  • Plug-in connecting cable (5-pin XLR)
  • Phantom powered 11 - 52 V

Supplied accessories MCE 72 PV CAM

  • with elastic suspension EA 86 for mounting onto a “hot shoe”, WS 72 wind shield and MVK 82-N(CM) cable 0.5 m


Paul Fattrosso
Sales & Product Support Specialist
Pro Audio

beyerdynamic Inc. USA
56 Central Ave
Farmingdale, NY 11735




Office: 613-293-3200-11

Mobile: 845-220-6231

paul @beyerdynamic-usa .com

technical data

Price category   Professional
Transducer typeThe transducer system is designed as a dynamic moving coil microphone, as a ribbon microphone or as a condenser microphone.   Electret condenser
Polar patternThe polar pattern is the preferred pick-up direction of the microphone. According to the shape of the corresponding measurement plot, there are omni-directional, cardioid, super-cardioid or hyper-cardioid as well as figure-of-eight patterns. microphone   Cardioid
Microphone frequency responseRange of frequencies transmitted by the microphone from low to extremely high sounds (low to high frequencies).   60 - 20,000 Hz
Dimensions   Length: 136 mm; Diameter 25 mm
Net weight without packaging   309 g

Spec Sheet

accessories for MCE 72 PV CAM

WS 72
WS 72
Wind screen for MCE 72
WS 72
EA 19/25
EA 19/25
Elastic suspension
EA 19/25
EA 86
EA 86
Elastic suspension with adaptor to flash holder
EA 86
Microphone clamp (22-32mm)
M-Bag M
M-Bag M
Microphone bag (medium)
M-Bag M
MVK 82 - N(CM)
MVK 82 - N(CM)
Connecting cable for MCE 72 PV CAM, MCE 82, 2,5 m (8 ft.), with 5-pin XLR female and 2 x 3-pin XLR male
MVK 82 - N(CM)


Spec Sheet

User Manual

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