Important information about purchasing from the US.
RØDE Microphones highly recommend that you only purchase RØDE products from authorised dealers. You can view a full list of authorized US dealers here.
If you purchase any RØDE microphone from an unauthorized dealer you will not receive any US warranty or technical support. You can view a full list of unauthorized US dealers here.
The polar pattern of a microphone details how sensitive the microphone is to different frequencies at different angles. It is worth noting that a polar response, whilst being drawn in two dimensions will always be true in three dimensions.
Below is an example of the polar response of a single microphone at different frequency points. Note that the polar response of a mic can change with frequency.