Discrete omni-directional lapel Electret condenser microphone
The ECM-77 is probably the most often seen lapel microphone on TV and it is used widely 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. This microphone is the ECM-77BMP which is supplied with a 3.5mm locking jack for use with WRT-805 and UWP series wireless transmitter
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 probably the most seen microphone on TV and its compact design creates a professional image.
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.