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BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone   

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      OVERVIEW

      Phantom-powered dynamic mic tuned for natural vocals with amazing detail.

      The Blue enCORE 200 Dynamic Vocal Microphone takes advantage of everything Blue learned building some of the world's best studio recording microphones. The enCORE 200 is a studio-grade handheld dynamic microphone designed to deliver exceptional all-around performance, no matter what your application.

      The enCORE 200 mic's proprietary dynamic capsule is specially tuned by Blue's engineers to deliver natural vocals, balanced highs, amazing detail, and clarity. An additional output transformer provides remarkably high output levels.

      Coupled with Blue's Active Dynamic phantom power circuit, the enCORE 200 is an incredibly versatile microphone for live performance as well as studio and broadcasting applications. You get remarkably consistent tone and low noise in any live sound setup. The unique, durable finishes, and high-quality craftsmanship, guarantee your Blue enCORE 200 mic delivers the performance of a lifetime, for a lifetime of performances.

      Requires 48V phantom power.

      FEATURES
      • Proprietary dynamic capsule tuned for natural vocals
      • Phantom power circuit for consistent tone and minimal noise
      • Cardioid polar pattern High SPL handling
      • Blue's proprietary capsule mount for minimal handling noise without pads or filters
      • Stage-ready construction with heavy-gauge barrel
      • Includes soft-grip microphone clip and soft-lined storage pouch

      Order this affordable Blue microphone today!

      SPECIFICATIONS

      enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone

      • Transducer: Dynamic Moving Coil
        Polar Pattern: Cardioid
        Frequency Response: 50Hz - 16kHz
        Maximum SPL: 147dB SPL
        Output Impedance: 25 ohms
        Sensitivity: 2.25 mV/Pa
        Dimensions (Length): 185mm/7.3in
        Dimensions (Diameter): 28mm(50mm Max)/1.10in (1.97in max)
        Weight: 0.88 lb./0.4kg
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      BLUEenCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone
       
      4.5

      (based on 21 reviews)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars

         

        (17)

      • 4 Stars

         

        (2)

      • 3 Stars

         

        (0)

      • 2 Stars

         

        (0)

      • 1 Stars

         

        (2)

      85%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Good audio (12)
      • Durable (10)
      • Easy to use (6)
      • Versatile (4)

      Cons

      No Cons

      Best Uses

      • Performances (9)
      • Home studio (5)
      • Amateur recording (4)
      • Outdoor events / games (4)
      • Professional recording (3)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Professional musician (8), Experienced (5)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Whoa!

      Did A/B comparison with this mic as soon as I received it with my EV n/d 727. Crisper, better low end & clearer. Using the Blue Encore 200 was like...Read complete review

      Did A/B comparison with this mic as soon as I received it with my EV n/d 727. Crisper, better low end & clearer. Using the Blue Encore 200 was like taking a filter off the EV mic. Love it. I've become so used to it I'm starting to use it in home recording. Also, you can't go wrong with the copper look on top!. A+++

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      Most Liked Negative Review

       

      Don't Waste your money!!

      I bought this last year and right from the get go i had issues. I sent it in to Blue for repair and got it back but it's still not working right. I see...Read complete review

      I bought this last year and right from the get go i had issues. I sent it in to Blue for repair and got it back but it's still not working right. I see some people are having good luck with it and that's fine and dandy. My experience has been terrible and will never buy another Blue product! A waste of money and time!!!
      I don't like trashing or bad mouthing things but i'll make an exception here!

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      (2 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      I bought 2 of these mics

      By Eva

      from Northampton MA

      About Me Professional Musician

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Clear Sound

      Cons

      • Breaks Easily
      • Pricey / Poor Value
      • Unreliable

      Best Uses

        Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

        I bought 2 of these mics one was missing from my package and I had to wait for Musicians Friend to send me another then one blew up at a concert and Musicians Friend told me I had to deal with the company that made it. I called Blue Microphone spoke to a live person who took all of my info to give to the repair dept who never called or emailed me back. Really unhappy with this product and this company and Musicians Friend for not standing behind this product.

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        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Better than a 58!

        By DaveJave

        from Black Mountain, NC

        About Me Professional Musician

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Clear Sound
        • Durable

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Performances

          Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

          I purchased 2 Blue Encore200 mics to replace 2 Shure 58's that were stolen after a show. These were offered by MF as a 2 for the price of 1 promo and I was in a bind and for the price I thought why not. I'm glad I did. These mics sound better than the Shure 58! Great flat response! I was so impressed I also purchased 2 Blue Encore 300's again at the 2 for 1 promo price to replace an EV condenser that was also taken the same night. The Blue condensers blow the EV away! My conclusion, BUY these mics!

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          (4 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Don't Waste your money!!

          By Dashman

          from Michigan

          About Me Professional Musician

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

            Cons

            • Poor Sound Quality
            • Pricey / Poor Value
            • Unreliable

            Best Uses

            • Events
            • Home Studio
            • Performances
            • Professional Recording

            Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

            I bought this last year and right from the get go i had issues. I sent it in to Blue for repair and got it back but it's still not working right. I see some people are having good luck with it and that's fine and dandy. My experience has been terrible and will never buy another Blue product! A waste of money and time!!!
            I don't like trashing or bad mouthing things but i'll make an exception here!

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            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Buy as many of these as you can!

            By Mad Matt Ike

            from Tri-Sate Area, Ohio

            About Me Professional Musician

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            Pros

            • Clear Sound
            • Durable
            • Easy To Use
            • Honest Sound Reproduction
            • PRETTY!
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Amateur Recording
              • Events
              • Mobile DJ
              • Performances

              Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

              I bought these at the beginning of the BOGO special and boy is this a steal. This mic is head and shoulders above the SM58 and I prefer it over the Beta 58 as well. Never have I owned such an honest mic. At first I wasn't sure if I liked it or not because I noticed that I sounded pretty terrible, but after hearing other people use it on our stage, I realized that the microphone literally just DOES NOT color your sound. And why should it? That's what preamps and EQ are for. What you get from the microphone itself is a brutally honest representation of the voice or instrument you are micing. You also get the added bonus of being the only kids on the block with a microphone that looks as snazzy as these!

              Bear in mind that these mics, although dynamic, require phantom power. This allows for ultra low impedance for long cable runs if necessary, amongst other things. There's a nice little indicator on the handle that lets you know if the mic is receiving phantom power. Feels great in the hands, and the mic clips are sturdy and firmly grip the microphone without having to force it into the clip. The textures between the mic itself and the clip are made so they come in and out easily, but don't slip (even when you're drunk and trip over the cord and pull the whole thing down stand and all). Which btw, the grills on these things are also very strong. Not even a dent or a scratch!

              I highly recommend taking advantage of this BOGO sale while it lasts.

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              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              I plan to buy more of these Blue 200's

              By Rose

              from Dallas Texas

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Clear Sound
              • Easy To Use
              • Great Tonal Quality
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

                  Got this Blue because we were using sm58's and am updating equipment. Bought a Heil but had horrific feedback issues. Love the Blue 200. No feedback issues and tonal quality is fantastic. Previously singer sounded twangy but not with the Blue.

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great Mic

                  By tbone

                  from Moline, IL

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                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Clear Sound
                  • Durable

                  Cons

                  • none

                  Best Uses

                  • Home Studio

                  Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

                  This mic is built to last....plus it sounds great. I use mine for recording guitar drums

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  You're going to like

                  By tbone

                  from Moline, IL

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                  Pros

                  • Clear Sound
                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Use
                  • No Noise
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                  • none

                  Best Uses

                  • Home Studio
                  • Performances
                  • Vocals And Guitars

                  Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

                  This is a great mic.....limited noise at higher volume. I plugged this into my Tascam 32sd and used it to record acoustic guitar. A very nice recording without the low lows and Twinkie high sounds. Very true to what you'd want your acoustic guitar to sound like.

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                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  this is a keeper!

                  By kent in north Ga

                  from Ga

                  About Me Experienced

                  Pros

                  • Clear Sound
                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Use

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Performances

                    Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

                    great step up from our previous mics.
                    smooth snd accurate with no real noticeable frequency bumps.
                    remember it needs phantom power on before you turn on your poweramp-makes awful racket till it gets fed.

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                    (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Excellent Value

                    By Jurassicmike

                    from Creston, BC

                    About Me Professional Musician

                    Pros

                    • Clear Sound
                    • Durable
                    • Good sound reproduction
                    • Minimal Feedback
                    • Solid Construction

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Amateur Recording
                      • Events
                      • Performances

                      Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

                      Almost as good as the Beyerdynamics mic I use- for a much more economical price.

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                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Incredible

                      By Kelly

                      from Omaha,NE

                      About Me Experienced

                      Pros

                      • Clear Sound
                      • Durable
                      • Easy To Use

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Amateur Recording
                        • Events
                        • Performances

                        Comments about BLUE enCORE 200 Dynamic Live Vocal Microphone:

                        Best live performance mic I've ever used. Head and shoulders above Beta 58, Audix OM5 and others of similar caliber. The phantom powered dynamic capsule offers incredibly quiet operation coupled with amazing dynamic range. I would likely have to spend at least double the price to replicate the quality sound produced by this mic.

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