Rode NTG5 Location Recording Microphone Kit

One of the shortest and lightest-weight shotgun mics in the industry, the Rode NTG5 sets a new standard for location recording professionals. An acclaimed innovator in shotgun mic technology, Rode designed the NTG5 to deliver superior results across a wide range of demanding applications. Whether you’re involved in ENG or booming motion pictures, you’ll appreciate the NTG5’s rugged, ultra-lightweight construction and crystal clear, broadcast-quality sonics. Featuring a revolutionary acoustic design with circular ports instead of the linear slots found on other shotgun mics, the NTG5 captures dialogue and other sound sources with exceptional transparency and a natural, uncolored sound. With its tailored, linear frequency response, supercardioid pickup with smooth off-axis response, and exemplary low self-noise, the NTG5 is essential kit for your run bag.


  • Revolutionary annular line tube technology acoustic design
  • Captures natural, uncolored, broadcast-quality sound
  • Deliver superior results across a wide range of demanding applications
  • Extremely lightweight (2.68 ounces) and short in length (7.99")
  • Tailored frequency response; very low self-noise of just 10dBA
  • Highly directional supercardioid polar pattern with smooth off-axis response
  • RF-bias technology and conformal coating for superior performance and reliability in adverse environmental conditions
  • Kit includes PG2-R Grip, RM5 Microphone Clip, WS10 Windshield, ZP1 Small Pouch Bag, and PG2-R Pro Cable

Tech Specs

Microphone Type: Shotgun Condenser
Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
Frequency Response: 100Hz-20kHz (±3dB)
Max SPL: 130dB SPL (1kHz @ 1% THD, 600 ohm load)
Output Impedance: 25 ohms
Signal to Noise Ratio: 84dB
Self Noise: 10dB SPL A-weighted
Power: 48V Phantom Power
Connector: XLR
Length: 7.99"
Weight: 0.17 lbs.

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