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AKG P170 Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

P170 Intrumental Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone with a Switchable Attenuation Pad.


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The P170 is a lightweight 1/2" true condenser transducer diaphragm that delivers outstanding clarity and transient response. The P170 utilizes the experience of sound engineers from around the world and is considered an affordable alternative to the legendary AKG C451 B. Includes stand adaptor.


  • For recording of overheads, percussion, acoustic guitars, and other strings
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid  
  • Switchable attenuation pad for high SPL applications up to 155 dB SP
  • Rugged all-metal body and robust design withstands tough day-to-day use
  • Includes stand adapter and user's guide

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Things You Will Get:

  • Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
  • Stand Adapter

Great for acoustic guitar and drums.


Use for recording acoustic guitar and hand drums with good success. Nice solid levels with an usb audio interface. Get two for stereo recording. Pairs well sonically with Shure SM58.



P170 Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

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Microphone Type Small Diaphragm Condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Capsule/Diaphragm Size 1/2"
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz
Self Noise 9.5dB
Dynamic Range (SPL) 155dB
Pad Yes
Low Cut Filter No
Capsule Material Metal
Body Material Metal
Body Color Black
Connector Type XLR
Power Requirements +48v Phantom Power
Weight 0.28 lbs
Dimensions 6.30 x 0.87 inches (LxD)
Series P Series
Model 3101H00410
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for two years and labor for two years from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

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