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AKG D5 Microphone

Product Code: 439730

The D5 professional dynamic vocal microphone for lead and backing vocals delivers a powerful sound even on the noisiest stage. Its frequency-independent supercardioid polar pattern ensures maximum gain before feedback.

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The AKG D5 is an extremely rugged vocal/speech microphone featuring a patented laminated varimotion diaphragm. 

Available with or without on/off switch (439740) * Spring steel wire-mesh grill The D 5 dynamic vocal microphone for lead and backing vocals delivers a powerful sound even on the noisiest stage. Its supercardioid polar pattern ensures maximum gain before feedback (for more details, visit The D 5 stands for a crisp sound that cuts through every mix. AKG made the first microphone diaphragm ever whose thickness varies across its diameter. The new Laminated Varimotion diaphragm deep-drawing process allows the diaphragm itself to be fine-tuned with no extra tuning resonators, leading to a quantum leap in audio performance. The dual shock mount eliminates any kind of mechanical noise for trouble-free live use. The audience will hear nothing but the pristine sound of your voice! See further details for specifications.



  • Frequency Range 70 to 20000 Hz
  • Sensitivity 2.6 mV/Pa
  • Electrical Impedance 600 Ohms
  • Recommended Load Impedance 2000 Ohms
  • Polar Pattern Supercardioid
  • Body Metal Finish dark stage blue
  • Length 185 mm
  • Diameter 51 mm
  • Net Weight 320 g


Technical Specification General Polar Patternsupercardioid Audio Frequency bandwidth70 to 20000 Hz Sensitivity2.6 mV/Pa Electrical Impedance600 Ohms Recommended Load Impedance2000 Ohms Audio Output TypeBalanced XLR GenderMale Contacts3-pin Design BodyMetal Finishdark stage blue Dimensions / Weight Length185 mm Diameter51 mm Net Weight320 g
Microphone Response: 70Hz to 20kHz
Microphone Impedance: 600 ohms
Microphone Maximum SPL: 147/156dB
Microphone Sensitivity: - 2.6 mV/Pa (-52 dBV)
Microphone Self Noise: 18dBa
Microphone Connector: 3-pin XLR
Microphone Diameter: 51 mm
Physical Height: 185 mm x 51 mm
Physical Weight: 320 g
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Music Radar, March 2008 "Quality build and performance from the microphone giants that will flatter a wide range of voices."
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