The Sennheiser MD 431 IIAs a Speech recognition microphoneThe MD 431 IIs super cardioid pattern has excellent noise rejection, whichcontributes to its stage performance. It has a custom-tailored frequencyresponse to achieve added transparency. A nearly frequency-independent,polar pattern gives the MD 431 II incredibly high gain before feedback andprovides uncolored off-axis response.
• The same technology that makes theSennheiser Super Cardioid MD 431 II theworlds best vocal microphone also makes it#1 for speech recognition in both noisecancellation and accuracy when speakingwithin 1 to 4 inches of the microphoneelement.• The combination of the "tailored” frequencyresponse, shock suspended capsule,integrated pop filter and silent on off switchmake this microphone unbeatable for "closemic” speech recognition use. Because of itshigh accuracy, it is able to capture more onesyllable words than any other microphone;even when used on the floor of a noisyconvention center.
How do you transform theMD 431 into a speechrecognition microphone?The process requires theseitems.XLR CableUSB soundcardMicrophone StandGooseneckWindscreen
The XLR cable should be plugged into thepink portion of the USB soundcard.The correct position for dictation with theMD 431 II is directly in front of your mouthabout 2 inches away.