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AKG P170 - High-Performance Instrumental Microphone

AKG P170 - High-Performance Instrumental Microphone
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For project studios, home-recording and stage.
NZ $217.00

Product Highlights:

  • Lightweight diaphragm
  • Transformerless electronics
  • Rugged all-metal body and robust design
  • Cardioid polar pattern
  • Switchable attenuation pad
The Perception P170 is a small-diaphragm condenser microphone for recording of overheads, percussions, acoustic guitars and strings. Its lightweight 1/2-inch true condenser transducer diaphragm delivers outstanding clarity and transient response. A switchable attenuation pad enables the Perception 170 to be used close to sound sources delivering up to 155dB SPL.

The Perception P170 utilizes the experience of sound engineers from around the world and is considered an affordable alternative to the legendary AKG C451 B. Incorporated in a heavy-duty all-metal chassis, it delivers the legendary AKG sound to project studios and to every stage.
Audio Frequency bandwidth 20 to 20000 Hz
Sensitivity 12 mV/Pa
Equivalent Noise Level 21 dB-A
Signal to Noise 73 dB-A
Bass Cut Filter 300 Hz
Electrical Impedance 200 Ohms
Recommended Load Impedance 1000 Ohms

Polar Patterns

Polar Pattern cardioid
Number 1

Powering Interface

Voltage 44 to 52 V
Current 2 mA

Audio Output

Type Balanced XLR
Gender Male
Contacts 3-pin


Height 160 mm
Diameter 22 mm
Net Weight 130 g

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