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AKG P170 Project Studio Condenser Microphone  

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The P170 is a small-diaphragm condenser microphone for recording percussion, acoustic guitars and perhaps most typically, drum set from the overhead position. Its lightweight 1/2" true condenser trans... Read More

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Overview

The P170 is a small-diaphragm condenser microphone for recording percussion, acoustic guitars and perhaps most typically, drum set from the overhead position. Its lightweight 1/2" true condenser transducer diaphragm delivers outstanding clarity and transient response. It is an affordable alternative to the revered 'pencil' microphones. They are often purchased in pairs for overhead applications.

Features
  • Audio
  • Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
  • Max SPL: 155 dB
  • Sensitivity: 15 mV/Pa
  • Pattern and type
  • Capsule: Condenser
  • Pattern: Cardioid
  • Type: Mounted
  • Applications
  • Primary: Studio
  • Secondary: Stage
  • Other: Not applicable
  • Physical
  • L x W x (D): 6.3 x 7/8"
  • Weight: 4.6oz. (130g)
  • Other
  • Case: Pouch
Specifications
  • General
    Audio Frequency bandwidth: 20 to 20000 Hz
    Sensitivity: 15 mV/Pa
    Equivalent Noise Level: 19 dB-A
    Signal to Noise: 75 dB-A
    Preattenuation Pad: -20 dB
    Electrical Impedance: <= 200 Ohms
    Recommended Load Impedance: >=1000 Ohm
    Polar Pattern: Cardioid

    Powering Interface
    Voltage: 44 to 52 V
    Current: <= 3 mA

    Audio Output
    Type: Balanced XLR
    Gender: Male
    Contacts: 3-pin

    Dimensions / Weight
    Height: 160 mm
    Diameter: 22 mm
    Net Weight: 130 g
Warranty
MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY
AKG Acoustics, U.S. Limited Warranty

Amended July 19, 2005

AKG Acoustics warrants AKG products against defects in material or workmanship for a period of two years from the date of original purchase, and agrees to repair or, at our option replace any defective unit without charge for either parts or labor. AKG grants a three-year warranty covering selected products (C 12 VR, C 414 B-ULS, C 414 B-TLII, C 414 B-XLS, C 414 B-XLII, C 426 B, C 451 B, C 480 B, C 391 B, C 1000 B, C 2000 S, C 3000 B, C 4000 B, C 4500 B, SolidTube) against defects in material and workmanship.

Warranty is valid for AKG products purchased and delivered within the United States for the original purchaser only. The purchaser's Bill of Sale will serve as proof of sale and warranty validity in the U.S. Shipment of defective items to AKG for repair will be at the customer's own risk and expense. AKG will assume the return shipping cost for all items repaired under warranty.

IMPORTANT: This warranty does not cover damage resulting from accident, misuse or abuse, lack of reasonable care, the affixing of any attachment not provided with the product, loss of parts, or connecting the product to any receptacle other than specified.

This warranty is void unless AKG Acoustics, U.S.'s service center performs the repair. No responsibility is assumed for any special, incidental or consequential damages caused by the consumer. However, the limitation of any right or remedy shall not be effective where law prohibits such.


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AKGP170 Project Studio Condenser Microphone
 
3.0

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5.0

Stands up to the best in class...

By Rocky Mountain Guy

from Denver

About Me Professional Musician

Pros

  • Clear Sound
  • Compact
  • Durable
  • Easy To Use
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Amateur Recording
    • Home Studio
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about AKG P170 Project Studio Condenser Microphone:

    Wonderful versatile SDC. Amazing on all acoustic instruments. Stands up to microphones costing 10 times as much like the KM184. Oh... don't lose the stand adapter... I hear they are expensive! lol

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    Didn't send a new mic in a box

    By Disgruntled

    from Lander, Wyoming

    About Me Experienced

    Comments about AKG P170 Project Studio Condenser Microphone:

    BEWARE. Maybe you'll get a new one, maybe you won't. I ordered two of these. One was brand new in a box. The other was wrapped in bubble wrap. When I contacted Guitar Center through chat, they explained that I was sent a display model from a store. When I asked about returning it they said I could return it to my nearest Guitar Center. I live in Wyoming. The nearest guitar center is 300 miles from here. Their alternative solution was to call the store directly to set up the return. I've decided to cut my losses and shop somewhere that provides better customer service.

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