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Sony SCA-M30 Indoor Ceiling Microphone

B&H # SOSCAM30 Mfr # SCA-M30
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You Pay: $259.95
Product Highlights
  • Built-In Microphone Amplifier
  • Plug-In Power Supply
  • Specially Designed for Video Security
  • Hi-Fi Sound Quality

The Sony SCA-M30 Indoor Ceiling Microphone is specifically designed for indoor use with Sony security network cameras.

All-in-one Microphone that Requires No External Amplifier or Power Supply
Built-in amplifier with the line-level output capability
Plug-in power supply from Sony SNC video security cameras
Two Methods of Mounting
In-ceiling Mount: For use on ceilings where a hole for attachment* is available, the main microphone unit can be inserted directly onto the ceiling and fixed instantly using the mounting springs
Ceiling Surface Mount: For use on ceilings without a hole, the SCA-M30 can be installed with the supplied mounting bracket 1
High Sensitivity Sound Quality
Unidirectional electret condenser transducer picks up clear sounds from the front, while acoustic shielding construction suppresses noise from the sides and back
Pickup direction can be targeted by rotating the grill section
Selectable gain to match the requirements of different connected devices
Boundary effect architecture to collect more sounds
Low Noise
Sealed ceiling architecture eliminates noise pickup from above the ceiling
Rubber-cushioned element mount suppresses pickup of vibration noise
Folding mounting springs with rubber bushings suppress pickup of direct external vibrations
Low-cut filter achieves clear voice capture
Type Electret condenser microphone
Directivity Unidirectional with direction rotation mechanism
Frequency Response 300 to 10 kHz
Sensitivity -35 dB*1 ± 3.5 dB (at 1 kHz) 1
Please Note:

*1 0 dB = 1 V/Pa, at 1 kHz

Signal-to-Noise Ratio 60 dB or more (IEC179 A weighted, 1 kHz, 1 Pa)
Sound Enhancement Rubber cushioned element mount
Folding mounting springs with rubber bushing
Sealed ceiling architecture
Boundary effect architecture
Low cut filter
Power Supply 1.5 to 9 VDC (plug-in)
Current Consumption 0.5 mA and less
Output Connector Φ3.5 mm mini-plug (3 poles), tip-ring short connected
Cable Length Connector: Approximately 118.1" (300 cm)
Signal Output 10 mVrms ATT 0, 6, 12 dB selectable
Installation Ceiling surface, flush in ceiling
Operating Temperature 32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
Storage Temperature -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C)
Dimensions Without Bracket: 4.96 x 2.16" (126 x 55 mm)
With Bracket: 5.25 x 2.37" (132 x 60 mm)
Weight Approximately 5 oz (146 g) (excluding cable)
Approximately 8 oz (225 g) with bracket (excluding cable)
Sony SCA-M30 Indoor Ceiling Microphone
  • Bracket for Ceiling Installation
  • 2 x Microphone Mounting Screw (BV4 x 20)
  • 3 x Bracket Mounting Screw (B2.6 x 20)
  • Operating Manual
  • Warranty Book
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
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