The Perception 170 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 170 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.
delivers outstanding clarity and transient response
for full dynamic range and lowest distortion
Rugged all-metal body and robust design
withstand tough day-to-day use
Cardioid polar pattern
for multiplicity of applications
Switchable attenuation pad
for high-SPL applications up to 155dB