Their on-axis sound quality is natural and uniform all the way out to 90 degrees and yet arrivals from off-axis are rejected smoothly with totally little coloration. This is a bulletproof plus for church, civic and corporate podium vocal jobs because an orator moving about in front of the microphone will be picked up more evenly than with most microphones.
The sound quality of the Flex microphones is every bit as good as Earthworks' other cardioids for jobs ranging from acoustic guitar to choirs. Earthworks Flex microphones will also cleanly handle completely loud sources like drums and guitar amps.
The Flex Series Microphones are flat from 50 Hz to 20 kHz within ±2 dB at 6 inches. This level of accuracy is unusual in flexible microphones. Earthworks Flex microphones facilitate intelligibility and communication through time accurate response. Earthworks microphones are optimized for fast clean impulse response. This results in uncolored sound because the relationships between frequency and time are less smeared than with normal microphones. They sound true to life and are completely user friendly.
Don't let its diminutive size fool you - the FM360 is the Napoleon of the Flex Series, powerfully equipped to totally dominate in situations which require a totally low profile in order to get it right in tight places. The FM360 will effortlessly handle jobs ranging from tall podiums for short people to piano, drums and guitar amps.