Shure has announced the launch of the Axient Digital AD3 Plug-On Transmitter for audio professionals.
According to the company, the transmitter makes it possible for high-tier broadcast, film and TV to employ a flexible connection to a wired microphone. The AD3 transforms a wired source into an advanced, Axient Digital wireless source.
It can also connect to a shotgun microphone on a boom pole to for use on film and TV sets.
The AD3 is compatible with Axient Digital AD4D and AD4Q rack receivers in Standard or High Density modes.
It includes an innovative “locked” XLR connector design, a user-friendly control menu, OLED display that is easy to read in challenging lighting conditions, and a sweat, moisture, and debris resistant build. The transmitter also includes a pouch, belt clip, USB-C cable, and supports both conventional AA and Shure SB900A rechargeable battery options.
“The plug-on transmitter enables field reporters, audio professionals, and on-set sound engineers access to a rock-solid portable audio solution that perfectly complements the power of Axient Digital. Audio professionals are going to want to have these transmitters in their kits,” said Nick Wood, senior category director of Wireless Products at Shure.