AKG Perception 170 Condenser Microphone

AKG Perception 170 Condenser Microphone

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Overview
The Perception 170 is a small-diaphragm true condenser microphone offering outstanding build quality and excellent value. The lightweight 1/2" diaphragm delivers outstanding clarity and transient response and conforms to the stringent standards defined for AKG recording products.
Highlights
  • Professional small-diaphragm, true condenser cardioid microphone
  • Switchable 20 dB preattenuation pad
  • Heavy-duty, roadworthy, all-metal construction
  • AKG sound quality
  • Metallic blue finish
  • Designed and engineered by AKG in Vienna, Austria
Part # 
242-565
Weight: 1.1 lbs.  
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AKG Perception 170 Condenser Microphone

The Perception 170 is a small-diaphragm true condenser microphone offering outstanding build quality and excellent value. The lightweight diaphragm delivers outstanding clarity and transient response and conforms to the stringent standards defined for AKG recording products. Its 1/2" small-diaphragm true condenser transducer brings AKG studio quality to the project studio and all other areas of recording. A switchable preattenuation pad enables the Perception 170 to be used close to sound sources delivering up to 155 dB SPL. The heavy-duty, all-metal chassis and reliable gold-plated XLR-type output makes the Perception 170 an excellent choice for a variety of live sound applications, too.

Specifications: • Type: 1/2" diaphragm, externally polarized condenser microphone • Dimensions: 22 mm dia. x 160 mm (0.9" dia. x 6.3") • Polar pattern: Cardioid • Frequency range: 20 to 20,000 Hz • Rated impedance: < 200 ohms • Sensitivity: 12 mV/Pa (-38 dBV) • Max. SPL: 135/155 dB (0/-20 dB) for 0.5% THD • Equivalent noise level: < 21 dBA (IEC 60268-4) • Signal/Noise ratio (A-weighted): 73 dB (re 1 Pa) • Preattenuation pad: 0 dB, -20 dB • Recommended load impedance: Greater than or equal to 1,000 ohms • Current consumption: less than or equal to 2 mA • Power requirement: 48V phantom power • Connector: 3-pin XLR-type (pin #2 hot).



Product Specifications
  • Element TypeCondenser
  • Polar PatternCardioid
  • On/Off SwitchNo
AKG Perception 170 Condenser Microphone
  • BrandAKG Acoustics
  • ModelPerception 170
  • Part Number242-565
  • UPC9002761021042
  • Product CategoryInstrument Microphones
  • Unit of MeasureEA
  • Weight1.1 lbs.
  • California Prop 65

    Warning: California residents only. Please note per Proposition 65 that this product may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

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