Reviews

April 30, 2012

SHURE Introduces FP Wireless Mic System For DSLR Users

Shure Americas | Coming Soon | FP Wireless Systems
L

AS VEGAS (April 16, 2012)—Shure Incorporated announced today that it has introduced a new portable wireless system, FP Wireless. With intuitive, flexible components, including portable receivers and XLR plug-on transmitters, FP Wireless lends independent videographers, electronic field production (EFP) producers, and others in the broadcast and media production industry the ability to confidently capture crystal-clear audio in demanding environments.

“Understanding that portability and reliability are essential for videographers and independent producers, we designed the new FP Wireless as a super lightweight and ultra-durable product that these users can depend on in even the most extreme environments,” said Erik Vaveris, Category Director for Wireless products at Shure. “It also allows the user to set up quickly with just two presses of a button…the first to find a clear frequency and the second to sync with the transmitter.”

Featuring Shure’s industry-leading wireless audio technologies, FP Wireless incorporates Shure’s patented Audio Reference CompandingTM for ultra-low noise, crystal-clear audio, Automatic Frequency Selection for locating and identifying open frequencies at the touch of a button, and Automatic Transmitter Setup for instantly syncing the transmitter to the receiver frequency. FP series components include a lightweight, portable receiver and XLR plug-on, bodypack and handheld transmitters.

FP Wireless products are powered by two AA batteries, giving users the ultimate mobility, free from burdensome power cords. Other features include: compatibility with up to 20 systems simultaneously, Diversity Antennas for consistent reception of signal transmission, XLR and 3.5mm cable receiver output options, single transmitter and dual transmitter system options, GSM immunity in the bodypack transmitters, and compatibility with Shure SLX® Wireless components.

“Shure has a patented predictive diversity algorithm that enables the FP5 to provide extremely reliable performance even though it is a very compact receiver,” added Vaveris. “It offers better signal stability than other single-antenna receivers. Regardless of the application and use — from reality television to event videography shoots to one-on-one interviews, all of the features combine to make FP Wireless the most rugged and reliable system in its class,” added Vaveris.

Component Features of Shure’s FP Wireless:

FP1 Bodypack Transmitter:
• Automatic Transmitter Setup to instantly sync the transmitter to the receiver frequency
• LED indicator for control lockout, IR RF sync, low battery indicator
• Audio Input Gain for adjustment of audio level
• 4-Pin Microphone Input Jack for use with lavaliers or headset mics with TA4F connectors

FP2 Handheld Transmitter:
• Automatic Transmitter Setup to instantly sync the transmitter to the receiver frequency
• LED indicator for control lockout, IR RF sync, low battery indicator
• Available with SM58® and VP68 capsules, compatible with all other Shure capsules

FP3 Plug-On Transmitter:
• Automatic Transmitter Setup to instantly sync the transmitter to the receiver frequency
• LED indicator for control lockout, IR RF sync, low battery indicator
• Audio Input Gain for adjustment of audio level
• Three-stage Audio Input Level Indicator

FP5 Portable Wireless Receiver:
• Patented Audio Reference Companding for crystal-clear audio
• Automatic Frequency Selection to locate an open frequency at the touch of a button
• Automatic Transmitter Setup to instantly sync the transmitter to the receiver frequency
• Power LED with low battery indicator
• RF LED to indicate transmitter sync when illuminated
• 24 MHz bandwidth
• Support for up to 20 compatible systems simultaneously
• Receiver output level control to manage output to camera/mixer
• TA3F cable output to either XLR or 1/8” connectors (included)
• Diversity Antennas for consistent reception of signal transmission
• Camera Shoe Mount (included)

Pricing and Availability

FP Wireless will be available in mid-2012, at an MSRP of $624 for a single system (FP25/SM58) or $936 for a combo system (FP125/83SM58).

Print Friendly
Share


About the Author

pressrelease
pressrelease
If your company has press releases that you feel will be of interest to our readers, send your request for approval for our free service to [email protected] If approved your releases will appear in our IMPress publication.




 
Article Feed
 

 
Dance Parade-2015-© Len Rapoport - 075

Dance Parade 2015 New York City’s Best Parade Ever

Article, photos and video:  Len Rapoport and Andy Peeke Andy and I have covered many events and since last year a number of parades in New York City. I thought we had seen some of the best, but hands down the NYC Dance Parade ...
by Len Rapoport
0

 
 
Parade Navale 2014 - Vevey

Parade Navale – Swiss Belle Epoque Steamboats Gather on Lake Geneva

Lake Geneva hosts the world’s most important and most elegant side-wheel paddle. Once a year in spring, the public gets a unique opportunity to see the entire fleet together. The next parade will take place on Sunday, May ...
by Dominique Schreckling
0

 
 
Race for the Cure 2015 - DC

Komen Race for the Cure 2015 comes to Washington DC

The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Series is the world’s largest and most successful education and fundraising event for breast cancer ever created, a fundraiser for breast cancer sufferers, survivors and their famil...
by John Soule
0

 

 
Persian Parade-2015 - 26

New York’s 2015 Persian Day Parade Welcomes Spring

IPA president Len Rapoport, covers the 2014 Persian Day Parade in New York celebrating the Iranian New Year Nowruz. Stunning images of the parade with the colorful floats and participants are included. Over 200 images and video...
by Len Rapoport
0

 
 
Amy Red Alfa

NY International Auto Show 2015 – Best of Show

Len Rapoport covers the 2015 NY International Auto Show with Andy Peeke and Amy Bursor. Correspondents Andy and Amy take us through the show floors and interview some of the shows spokes people. They have fun with lots of the...
by Len Rapoport
0

 

 
Easter-Parade-2015 - 42

2015 NYC Easter Bonnet Parade With Amy Bursor

Len Rapoport, IPA President and IPA's newest staff member Amy Bursor we explore New York City's Easter Bonnet Parade 2015. A wonderful video features live on camera interviews with some of the most interesting and creative att...
by Len Rapoport
0

 



0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


You must be logged in to post a comment.


Latest Articles