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AKG P 4

Dynamic Drum and Percussion Instrument Microphone

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This item has been discontinued

Perceptual Release

The Perception mics are already one of the best studio mics worldwide, and with the release of the Perception Live series, AKG reaffirms itself as the leader in live performance miking applications. For on stage performances, the Perception Live microphones feature an indestructible metal casing, a rugged spring steel microphone grill, an appealing and scratch resistant finish, high maximum SPL and powerful sound for any venue.

The P 4 microphone with its solid metal case will stand up to typical stage use. An integrated stand adapter and a mounting bracket for tom tom etc. make this microphone highly versatile for use on drums, percussions, wind instruments and guitar amps.

General Features:
  • Dynamic microphone designed for drums and percussions, wind instruments and guitar amps
  • Response tailored for neutral reproduction of instrument sounds
  • Integrated stand adapter and external bracket
  • Rugged all-metal body withstands typical tough stage use
  • Humbucking coil rejects EMC noises
  • Complete with carrying case
  • Also found as: 3100H00130, P 4, P4
  • 1-year Manufacturer's warranty
Specification
  • Polar pattern: cardioid
  • Frequency range: 20 to 16,000 Hz
  • Sensitivity: 2.5mV/Pa
  • Max. SPL: 157 dB SPL
  • Recommended load impedance: >= 2,000 ohms

Microphone Specifications

Microphone Type
This is the type of microphone included with the purchase of the item.

Wireless:All of these microphones can be used without the necessity of wires or cables to connect them. They usually come with a receiver that connects to the input device where the audio signal is being sent.

Shotgun: These microphones are suspended on a boom and are used primarily in video production and broadcasting.

Lavaliere: These microphones are clipped on to the lapel or tie of the talent for broadcast and video production audio.

Table Top: These microphones are designed with a built in stand or to be placed on a table top stand to be used for broadcasting and podcasting applications.

Headset: These microphones are to be worn on the head typically for live performance and theater production.

Handheld: These microphones are held in the hand and are used in a wide range of applications primarily vocals and public address.

Clamp On: These microphones attach directly on to an instrument.

Drum Package: These microphones are an all in one package for drums typically made of dynamic Kick, Snare, Tom, and a stereo condenser pair of overhead mics for Cymbals.

Clamp On
Designed Applications
The intended application the microphone is designed for.
Drums
Kick Drum
Instruments
Number of Microphones
This is the number of microphones that are included in the package.
1
Polar Patterns
The polar pattern of a microphone determines how sensitive it is to receiving sounds as they arrive at different angles.
Cardioid
Transducer Type
The transducer type is the manner in which the audio signal is converted into an electrical signal.
Dynamic
Address
The configuration of the capsule determining on which side the microphone is sung or spoken into.
Top
Frequency Response
The range of frequencies the speaker will reproduce (lowest frequency to the highest). Bigger is better, meaning the wider the range, the better. The optimal range is 20 - 20,000 Hz (which is the range of human hearing).
20 - 16,000 Hz
Maximum Sound Pressure Level
This is the maximum sound pressure level that the microphone is capable of accepting and transferring into an electrical signal.
157 dB
Output Impedance
This is the amount of impedance that the microphone allows.
2,000 ohms
Power Requirement
Condenser microphones require an external power source to operate. Typically a +48v DC charge commonly refereed to as Phantom Power.
None
Connection Type
This is the manner in which the microphone connects to the source unit. For wired microphones, this is the connector that directly connects the microphone to the mixer (or other input source unit). For wireless microphones, this is the connection that connects the microphones receiver to the mixer (or other input source unit).
XLR

Warranty and Return Policy

Parts Warranty Duration
1 year
Labor Warranty Duration
1 year
Warranty Provider
Manufacturer

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Product Summary

Manufacturer

Model Number

3100H00130

UPC

9002761026955

Weight

1.60lbs

Internal SKU

p4

Internal Product ID

30802

Sonic Electronix Wiring Guide

Wiring Diagram Legend

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Product Name: AKG P 4

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