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AKG C 555 L Headworn Cardioid Microphone

Experience superior audio and intelligibility, even at high ambient noise levels, with a hands-free, head-worn cardioid mic from AKG. (2) Rate and review this product
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Product Description

The C 555 L head-worn microphone from AKG is rugged, extremely easy to use, and offers outstanding price/performance. The C 555 L is the ideal microphone for any handsfree application including gymnastics instruction, presentations, or onstage performance. The C 555 L rests securely and comfortably on the head, and can be attached to the left or right side of the behind-the-neck headband as desired. A transducer shock mount reduces handling noise to a minimum. The moisture shield prevents perspiration from penetrating into the transducer element, ensuring a high degree of humidity protection for the microphone.

The C 555 L is the only version available and can be used with the B 29 L battery power supply, AKG WMS Series bodypack transmitters, or the MPA V L adapter for external phantom powering.

Features

Head-worn microphone with continuously adjustable behind-the-neck headband

Moisture shield

Optimum audio and intelligibility even at high ambient noise levels

Microphone arm provides choice of left or right-hand use

zZounds is an authorized dealer of AKG products.
Polar pattern
cardioid

Frequency range
80 Hz to 20 kHz

Sensitivity
35 mV/Pa (-29 dBV)

Max. SPL
126 dB/130 dB (for 1%/3% THD)

Equivalent noise level
22 dB-A

Signal/noise ratio (A-weighted)
72 dB

Impedance
<= 200 ohms

Recommended load impedance
>= 2000 ohms

Current consumption
<= 2 mA

Power requirement
9 to 52 V phantom power to DIN 45596 or battery powering from B 29 L, or AKG bodypack transmitter

Connector
3-pin mini XLR

Cable
1.5 m (5 ft.)

Finish
matte black

Dimensions
length: 195 mm (7.7 in.) (microphone only); max. diameter: 134 mm (5.3 in.)

Net weight
26 g (0.9 oz.)

Shipping weight
260 g (9.2 oz.)
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Shipping Weight: 1 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 8 x 6 x 3 in
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 818-920-3212
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