The Perception P170 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 P170 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.


  • Audio Frequency bandwidth :- 20 to 20000 Hz
  • Sensitivity :- 12 mV/Pa
  • Equivalent Noise Level :- 21 dB-A
  • Signal to Noise :- 73 dB-A
  • Bass Cut Filter :- 300 Hz
  • Electrical Impedance :- 200 Ohms
  • Recommended Load Impedance :- 1000 Ohms