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The Saramonic Blink 500 Pro B1 is an advanced 2.4 GHz wireless system that provides stellar, broadcast-quality sound to cameras, mobile devices and more. Ideal for broadcasters, podcasters, vloggers, livestreamers, YouTube creators and filmmakers. This ultra-portable and featherweight kit comes with a single clip-on wireless transmitter with a built-in mic, a pro grade lavalier microphone, a dual-channel receiver and a portable charging carry case. The receiver comes with both TRS and TRRS output cables and easily slides into the shoe mount of a camera or cage. It is so compact and lightweight, you can even clip it to a smartphone, tablet, or even a camera strap. Allowing you to easily wirelessly mic yourself or someone else, and if you ever need to put mics on two people, you can simply add a second Blink 500 Pro TX wireless transmitter (sold separately) and make it a 2-person wireless microphone.
Truly Professional, Next Generation 2.4 GHz Wireless System
The Blink 500 Pro B1 is the next generation of the immensely successful Blink 500 system. Combining the ease of use and industry leading flexibility of the original system with an updated design, OLED displays, longer battery life, expanded range, elevated sound quality and an impressive list of new pro features that set it apart from the original Blink 500 system and competitors. While still being remarkably easy to use. So, you can literally just turn it on and start recording.
The Tiny, but Mighty TX Transmitter
The Blink 500 Pro TX transmitter is ridiculously compact and lightweight, yet it delivers high-quality professional sound, anyway you want to use it. It features a built-in omnidirectional microphone with an impressive sensitivity of -39dB. Giving you dynamic, crystal-clear sound quality on a transmitter that you can easily clip to a shirt, collar or slide into a pocket, yet versatile enough to set on a table or podium. The TX transmitter also operates as a traditional bodypack transmitter with the included SR-M1 professional omnidirectional lavalier microphone, providing an even more visually discreet miking solution. It can also be used handheld, by itself or with the optional Blink500 Pro HM Handheld Mic Holder (sold separately).
Mic or Line, It’s All Fine
As an added unique and amazing feature, the Blink 500 Pro TX transmitter also allows you to transmit microphone-level or line-level signal wirelessly and provides plug-in power to microphones. This makes the system tremendously versatile allowing you to connect it to virtually any audio source. You can use the included SR-M1 lavalier or plug in a mini-shotgun microphone, you can add a headset microphone, or a higher-end lavalier. Just about any 3.5mm microphone wired for standard TRS pin-out will work, and the adjustable mic gain lets you get perfect levels every time. Switch the TX transmitter to line-level and connect it to mixers, music players, or any line-level device output you want to transmit wirelessly to the receiver.
For Cameras, Mobile Devices, Computers and More
The Blink 500 Pro B1 system’s RX dual-channel receiver includes both TRS and TRRS output cables. Allowing the system to work perfectly with DSLR, mirrorless, and other kinds of cameras, recorders, mixers, modern computers and so much more. As well as smartphones and tablets that have headphone jacks. Easily pair with a Lightning or USB-C dongle (not included) for mobile devices with no 3.5mm input. A 3.5mm headphone output with level control lets you monitor the sound in real-time, even if your camera or device lacks a headphone output. The RX features a much-desired selectable Mono / Stereo output setting, giving you the ability record each mic to separate channels of camera’s and recorder’s mic inputs, when using an additional TX transmitter (sold separately). It also features a vivid OLED display that lets you see vital information and battery life of the receiver and transmitters at a glance, without having to access the menu.
Unmatched Power and Range, Paired with Sophisticated Simplicity
The Blink 500 Pro B1 takes power and range to a higher level. With an expanded range of up to 328-feet (100m) and the expanded battery life of up to 8-hours, users now have the freedom for wider, more expansive shots without fear of dropouts and have the ability to shoot for an entire day on one charge. The included charging carry case provides vital protection for storage and transit, but also provides a rechargeable 1200mAh internal battery allowing you to charge your system anywhere. Perfect for creators that are always on the go, to never be without power to charge. You can even pair it with a USB power banks, for remote charging when filming on location. Lastly, with revolutionary one-touch pairing built into the charging case, you can sync the Transmitter and Receiver with ease without fumbling through menus, searching through channels, or even removing from the case.
A Remarkable Wireless System
The Blink 500 Pro B1 is the most feature packed, ultra-compact 2.4GHz wireless systems on the market today. It offers innovative features, performance and flexibility that drastically set it apart from competition while delivering crystal-clear professional sound. Making it ideal for demanding content creators, professionals and pro level consumers that need an advanced, yet incredibly easy-to-use wireless system that won’t slow them down. Small enough to put in a camera bag, or backpack, so you can effortlessly bring it with you everywhere you go, and you can count on it being charged up when you get there. The Blink 500 Pro B1 system is also perfect for users who only need one wireless mic right now but want the ability to expand and use two in the future.
- Ultracompact, lightweight and incredibly easy-to-use advanced 2.4GHz wireless system that delivers broadcast-quality sound to cameras, smartphones, tablets, computers and more
- Transmitter (TX) has built-in mic and can be clipped to shirts and clothing or used as a belt pack with the included professional lavalier microphone. It has selectable mic or line-level input and vivid OLED display
- Camera-mountable dual receiver (RX) features Mono/Stereo output setting, headphone output, vivid OLED display and includes both TRS & TRRS output cables for compatibility with any device with a 3.5mm input
- Features up to 8-hour battery run time, 328-feet (100m) range, 1200mAh portable charging carry case, and automatic channel switching to avoid static and dropouts
- Dual-Channel Receiver can handle microphones from two separate people by adding a second Blink 500 Pro TX transmitter (sold separately)