The ECM-77 is probably the most often seen lapel microphone on TV and it is usedwidely in both studio production and on location. Its popularity is based on a combination of excellent sound quality, robust construction and an attractive cosmetic design. The ECM-77BC microphone is supplied with a 4-pin locking plug for use with Sony wireless belt-pack transmitters such as the WRT-822 and WRT-8B.
As a lapel microphone, the ECM-77 is an alternative to the traditional hand held microphone and being hands free' it allows the presenter to concentrate on her/his performance.
The ECM-77 is an essential tool for achieving good quality voice recording. The microphone's capsule is designed for voice pick-up with an extended frequency response and impressive sensitivity. The popularity of the microphone in TV production means that most sound people will be familiar with using the ECM-77.