Shure Announces Expanded Capabilities For SLX-D Digital Wireless System

The challenges of today’s crowded RF environment, combined with the pressure to deliver flawless audio for varying productions, has created a demand for wireless solutions that are dependable and straightforward to set up and use. Shure offers and answer with its SLX-D Digital Wireless System. The SLX-D, it says, “offers crystal clear audio quality, reliable RF […]

Shure Asks FCC For Dedicated UHF Channel For Wireless Mics

The microphone maker’s petition argues the wireless microphone community needs clear spectrum now more than ever, as the 600 MHz band has been reallocated to mobile phone use and the DTV repack has moved many TV stations into the 500 MHz spectrum.

Shure Promotes Three To VP Roles

Shure Inc. today promoted three key associates to vice president. Dave Cerra has been named vice president of conferencing in the product development division. He joined Shure as an audio engineer in 1995. During his tenure, Cerra was lead audio developer for many of the company’s wireless products and invented its patented Audio Reference Companding (ARC). He […]

Shure Introduces Twinplex Mics At NAB

Today, at the 2019 NAB Show, Shure unveiled TwinPlex, the company’s new line of premium subminiature (5 mm) omnidirectional lavalier and headset microphones. Designed to stand up to the toughest conditions, TwinPlex provides natural audio at both high and low frequency when professional vocal performance is a must. The new patent-pending capsule technology offers best-in-class […]

NAB HOT TECH TOPICS

Broadcast TV Audio Riding The IP Wave

As broadcasters’ comfort level in doing things over IP networks has risen, more and more vendors are offering ATSC 3.0-compatible products that include such features as immersive sound and object-based audio. At the same time, wireless microphone vendors and their customers are tackling the present-day challenge of moving off of the 600 MHz UHF spectrum. Above: Audinate’s new line of Dante adapters bridges the gap between analog audio and IP networking. Click here to access TVNewsCheck’s NAB 2018 Resource Guide listing of broadcast audio vendors and products or here to download it as a PDF.

NAB HOT TOPICS

Now Hear This: 3 Big Audio Trends At NAB

Television is on the cusp of major changes that will give viewers the ability to personalize their TV audio experience and ultimately even immerse themselves in sound as a new standard for television becomes a reality. Two other developments likely to be center stage at next month’s NAB Show in Las Vegas are acceleration of a transition from baseband to IP transport of media on the production side of the equation, and preparation for a new era of wireless-enabled audio acquisition. For a resources guide to the companies mentioned in this story, click here. See all 2016 NAB Hot Topics stories here.

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NAB ’16 Tech Hot Topics Products: Audio

This year, TVNewsCheck is augmenting its coverage of NAB Show Hot Topics tech trends stories with information that can make your visit to NAB easier. This week’s focus is wireless audio (read the main story here). These companion resource pages on the technology covered each week are compilations of information provided by vendors. To download […]

Shure Inc. Chairman Rose Shure Dies

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Shure Promotes Schyvinck, Hamerlinck

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Reader Feedback: The Mic Favored By Presidents

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Shure’s SM57: The Mic Favored By U.S. Presidents

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Broadcast Gear As Cultural Icons

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Shure’s Unidyne – 75 Years And Counting

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Stations Fear Auction Threat To Wireless Mics

Unless protections are adopted, TV broadcasters and equipment makers say the FCC’s proposed spectrum auction and subsequent band repacking could reduce or eliminate wireless frequencies needed to cover live breaking news and other events.

Major Microphone Makers Announce Fall Rebates