AKG P420 - High-Performance Dual-Capsule True Condenser Microphone

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  • R 4,200.00
  • Regular price R 5,499.00
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The P420 is a multi-pattern large diaphragm true condenser microphone for demanding project studio recording applications. Offering high sensitivity and 155dB maximum SPL, the P420 delivers a warm, transparent sound quality perfectly suited for ensemble recording, grand piano, woodwind and brass instruments, as well as drums and percussion. With three selectable polar patterns – cardioid, omnidirectional or figure 8 – it is an ideal tool for stereo miking techniques and ambient recording.

One-inch dual-diaphragm microphone with three selectable polar patterns

For the perfect setting

Low noise electronics

For high dynamic range

Switchable attenuation pad

For high SPL application up to 155 dB SPL

General Specifications

Audio frequency bandwidth20 - 20000 Hz
Equivalent noise level15 dB-A
Sensitivity28 mV/Pa
Signal to Noise79 dB-A
Preattenuation Pad-20 dB
Bass cut filter300 Hz - 12 dB/octave
Electrical impedance<= 200 Ohms
Recommended load impedance>= 1000 Ohms
Polar PatternsCardioid, Omnidirectional, and Figure of eight

Dimensions

Length165 mm
Diameter54 mm
Net Weight530 g

Audio Output

TypeBalanced XLR
GenderMale
Contacts3-pin

Powering Interface

Voltage44 to 52 V
Current<= 3 mA

Application

Project StudioYes

Instrument

Piano / StringsYes
Horns / WoodwindsYes
Drums / PercussionYes