Shure

with AD Series Transmitters

Accessible digital wireless.

  • 480MHz
  • 490MHz
  • 500MHz
  • 510MHz
  • 520MHz
  • 530MHz
  • 540MHz
  • 550MHz
  • 560MHz
  • 570MHz
  • 580MHz

The new standard in professional wireless.

With breakthrough RF performance and wide tuning up to 184 MHz, AD series wireless handheld and bodypack transmitters put professional quality digital audio within reach.

AD Series Transmitters

AD1 Bodypack Transmitter

A lightweight yet durable bodypack.

AD2 Handheld Transmitter

A smart and sturdy handheld transmitter in black or nickel.

AD1 Bodypack Transmitter

With breakthrough RF performance and wide tuning up to 184 MHz, the AD series wireless bodypack transmitter puts professional quality digital audio within reach.

  • Two transmission modes: Standard for optimal coverage and new High Density for maximum system channel count and robust coverage
  • Encryption-enabled, secure transmission
  • Two connector options: TA4 and LEMO3
  • Detachable ¼-wave antenna
  • AA or SB900A Li-ion rechargeable batteries for convenient power options
  • External contacts for docked charging

AD2 Handheld Transmitter

With breakthrough RF performance and wide tuning up to 184 MHz, the AD series wireless handheld transmitter puts professional quality digital audio within reach.

  • Available with these cartridge options:
    • KSM8
    • KSM9, KSM9HS
    • BETA®87A, BETA®87C
    • BETA 58A®
    • SM58®
  • Backlit LCD with easy-to-navigate menu and controls
  • AA or SB900A Li-ion rechargeable batteries for convenient power options
  • Rugged metal construction in black or nickel finish
  • Low-profile, lockable power switch
  • External contacts for docked charging
  • Two transmission modes: Standard for optimal coverage and new High Density for maximum system channel count and robust coverage
  • Encryption-enabled, secure transmission

Axient Digital Receivers

RIGHT-SIZED RECEIVER SOLUTIONS.

Dual and quad receiver options open the gateway to the full range of features, from high-performance RF and transparent digital audio to software control. With Quadversity™, the AD4Q can assign four antennas to a single channel for greater coverage and signal quality.

AD4D Two-Channel Digital Receiver & AD4Q Four-Channel Digital Receiver

Compatible with all AD and ADX transmitters.
  • Wide tuning range up to 184 MHz
  • True digital diversity reception per channel for drop-out resistance
  • Networked control with Wireless Workbench software and ShurePlus Channels app
  • Optional DC module available to support redundant power
  • Quadversity mode for extended antenna coverage and improved RF signal-to-noise (AD4Q only)
  1. 1Front panel headphone jack enables Dante Cue and Dante Browse monitoring
  2. 2Locking AC connectors
  3. 3Configurable Ethernet switch for redundant Dante digital output
  1. 4AES3 output
  2. 5Switchable XLR and AES3 outputs
  3. 6Channel Quality meter displays RF signal-to-noise
  4. 7Cascade antenna ports can be switched to Quadversity inputs

Networked Rechargeability

SBRC RACKMOUNT CHARGING STATION

A range of networked battery solutions features the rack-mounted SBRC and also includes a series of units that support individual and docked charging.

SBRC Rackmount Charging Station

  • Compatible with AD and ADX series transmitters
  • Remote monitoring via Shure Wireless Workbench® software
  • Front-panel display for battery parameters including time-to-full in hours and minutes, and percent-of-capacity
  • Accomodates eight Li-ion batteries in a single rack space

Additional Charging Modules

  • SBC-AX
    Charging Module for SB900A
  • SBM910
    Charging Module for SB910
  • SBM920
    Charging Module for SB920
  • SBM910M
    Charging Module for SB910M

Additional Docking Chargers

  • SBC200 2-Bay Dock Charger
    SB900A batteries (AD1 and AD2)
  • SBC240 2-Bay Dock Charger
    SB910 batteries (ADX1)
    SB920 batteries (ADX2 and ADX2FD)
    Remote monitoring via Shure Wireless Workbench
  • SBC240 2-Bay Dock Charger
    SB910 batteries (ADX1)
    SB920 batteries (ADX2 and ADX2FD)
  • SBC800 8-Bay Charger
    SB900A batteries (AD1 and AD2)
  • SBC840 8-Bay Charger
    SB910 batteries (ADX1)
    SB920 batteries (ADX2 and ADX2FD)
    Remote monitoring via Shure Wireless Workbench
  • SBC840M 8-Bay Charger
    SB910M batteries (ADX1M)
    Remote monitoring via Shure Wireless Workbench

Other Accessories

  • Battery sleds
  • Radome covers
  • Locking power cords
  • ShowLink talk switches for handhelds and bodypacks

Compare

Axient Digital with AD Series Transmitters
Axient Digital with ADX Series Transmitters
Axient (Analog)
ULX-D
UHF-R®
System Technology
Digital
Digital
Analog
Digital
Analog
Receiver Formats
Dual / Quad
Dual / Quad
Dual
Single / Dual / Quad
Single / Dual
Maximum Transmitter Tuning Range
184 MHz
184 MHz
80 MHz
64 MHz
80 MHz
Transmission Modes
Standard, High Density
Standard, High Density
Standard
Standard, High Density
Standard
Channel Quality Metrics
No
No
No
Antenna Diversity
True Diversity
True Diversity
True Diversity
Antenna Switching Diversity
True Diversity
Quadversity™
No
No
No
Latency (Transmitter to Receiver Analog Out)
Standard mode: 2ms
High Density Mode: 2.9ms
Standard mode: 2ms
High Density Mode: 2.9ms
<1ms
<2.9ms
Near 0ms
Transmitter Frequency Diversity
No
Transmitter Remote Control
No
Monitor and control up to 16 transmitters within great range via ShowLink
Monitor and control up to 16 transmitters within great range via ShowLink
No
No
Micro-bodypack Transmitter
No
ADX1M
UR1M
No
UR1M
Channels per TV Band
Standard mode:
17 ch / 6 MHz, 23 ch / 8 MHz
High Density Mode:
47 ch / 6 MHz, 63 ch / 8 MHz
Standard mode:
17 ch / 6 MHz, 23 ch / 8 MHz
High Density Mode:
47 ch / 6 MHz, 63 ch / 8 MHz
15 ch / 6 MHz
19 ch / 8 MHz
Standard mode:
17 ch / 6 MHz, 23 ch / 8 MHz
High Density Mode:
47 ch / 6 MHz, 63 ch / 8 MHz
10 ch / 6 MHz
13 ch / 8 MHz
Interference Detection
No
Automatic Interference Avoidance
No
No
No
Dynamic Range
XLR Output:
>120 dB, A-weighted, System Gain @ +10
Dante Output:
>130dB, A-weighted, System Gain @ +10
XLR Output:
>120 dB, A-weighted, System Gain @ +10
Dante Output:
>130dB, A-weighted, System Gain @ +10
XLR Output:
>118 dB, A-weighted
AES3 Output:
>130dB, A-weighted
XLR Output:
>120 dB, A-weighted, System Gain @ +10
Dante Output:
>130dB, A-weighted, System Gain @ +10
XLR Output:
>105 dB, A-weighted
Audio Output
Onboard analog (XLR & TRS)
Onboard digital (AES3, Dante, & AES67)
Onboard analog (XLR & TRS)
Onboard digital (AES3, Dante, & AES67)
Onboard analog (XLR & TRS)
Onboard digital (AES3)
Onboard analog (XLR & TRS)
Onboard digital (Dante)
Onboard analog (XLR & TRS)
Encryption
No
No
Battery Options
AA, SB900 / SB900A li-ion rechargeable (fuel gauge capable)
SB910, SB920 & SB910M li-ion rechargeable (fuel gauge capable), AA & AAA (via adapter sleds)
AXT910 & AXT920 li-ion rechargeable (fuel gauge capable), AA (via adapter sleds)
SB900 / SB900A li-ion rechargeable (fuel gauge capable), AA
AA (for UR1, UR2, UR3) AAA (for UR1M) SB900 / SB900A li-ion rechargeable (for UR5, fuel gauge capable)
Charging Options
SBC100, SBC200, & SBC800 (for SB900 / SB900A)
Networked rack charger, networked docking charger, networked battery-only desktop chargers
AXT900 networked rack charger, AXT903 & AXT904 portable charger
SBC100, SBC200 & SBC800 (for SB900 / SB900A)
SBC100, SBC200 & SBC800 (for SB900 / SB900A)