A second feature of the cable is that each of the four XLR jacks are clearly colour-coded and labelled with LF1 for ‘Left Front 1’, and so on. Check our website to make sure you’re purchasing from an authorized RØDE reseller. It is all shipped in a beautiful presentation box. SoundField by RØDE NT-SF1 - Now Shipping Learn more about the NT-SF1 with Peter Schillebeeckx, Head of New Product Development at RØDE Microphones The SoundField by RØDE Plug-in is a bespoke companion plug-in available for free download on both Windows and Mac. The SoundField by RØDE NT-SF1 marks the first collaboration between the two storied brands. This completely new design breaks new ground in precision manufacturing. You can view a current list of unauthorized US dealers here. For quick reference NO FBA reseller (FULFILLMENT BY AMAZON) on Amazon is authorized. Along with the new microphone, RØDE has also created a new software interface to fine tune the ambisonic recording. Created in-house at RØDE’s Sydney HQ, it is machined to tolerances of less than 1 micron in our state of the art fabrication facilities. Rode SoundField NT-SF1 Plugin. At the heart of the NT-SF1 is the brand-new TF-45C true condenser capsule. Rode's specs for the NT‑SF1 list a noise figure of 15dBA per capsule. Check our website to make sure you’re purchasing from an authorized RØDE reseller. For quick reference NO FBA reseller (FULFILLMENT BY AMAZON) on Amazon is authorized. If you see a price that looks too good to be true, it probably is! You can view a current list of unauthorized US dealers here. The SoundField by RØDE NT-SF1 is a peerless ambisonic microphone that captures broadcast quality 360° surround sound (with height) in A-Format™ on four separate tracks. The Rode NT-SF1 cable is split over a length of three meters, making it convenient for most common purposes. It is the first collaboration between the pioneering ambisonic brand SoundField (which invented the first commercial ambisonic microphone) and RØDE Microphones. If you see a price that looks too good to be true, it probably is! The NT-SF1 comes in a full kit, including custom suspension shockmount, blimp-style windshield and furry wind cover. Beware of counterfeit goods. The NT‑SF1 is thus a noisier mic than current Soundfield models, but not to the extent that this will be a problem in most situations. SoundField by RØDE NT-SF1 360° Surround Ambisonic Microphone SPECIFICATIONS Beware of counterfeit goods. It has all sorts of technical achievements that are beyond our capacities to understand – but the point is, … The result is an incredible, broadcast-grade ambisonic microphone for less than USD$1000 – a world first. The NT-SF1 also comes with a blimp-style windshield and fur cover for intensive wind protection, and a shock mount for steady recording.