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Countryman H6 Omnidirectional Headset with Detachable Cable and TA3F Connector for AKG Wireless Transmitters (W7 Band, Black)

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Countryman H6 Omnidirectional Headset with Detachable Cable and TA3F Connector for AKG Wireless Transmitters (W7 Band, Black)
Key Features
  • For Vocals and General Speaking
  • Detachable Cable
  • TA3F (AK), See Overview
  • 20 Hz to 20 kHz Frequency Response
The black H6 Omnidirectional Headset with Detachable Cable and TA3F Connector for AKG Wireless Transmitters from Countryman is a low-profile headset microphone that combines the transparent sounding E6 Earset with a comfortable, lightweight, and adjustable headframe. Weighing less than one-tenth ounce, it can be used as a water- and wind-resistant mic for capturing audio in houses of worship, theater, and outdoor vocal and speech applications.
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Transmitter Compatibility
For a simple list of transmitters compatible with the currently selected mic configuration, see the Specs tab on this page. Visit Countryman’s microphone wiring page for a complete list of connector options and their codes, compatible transmitters, and wiring diagrams.
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Countryman H6 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Sweat-Proof Connector
  • 3Robust Design
  • 4Adjustable Earloops
  • 5Adjustable Length
  • 6Subminiature Capsule
  • 7Replaceable Cables
  • 8Sensitivity

The black H6 Omnidirectional Headset with Detachable Cable and TA3F Connector for AKG Wireless Transmitters from Countryman is a low-profile headset microphone that combines the transparent sounding E6 Earset with a comfortable, lightweight, and adjustable headframe. Weighing less than one-tenth ounce, it can be used as a water- and wind-resistant mic for capturing audio in houses of worship, theater, and outdoor vocal and speech applications.

The low-profile, omnidirectional H6 Headset virtually disappears against the skin, so performers forget they're wearing a mic. Three sensitivity options cover general speaking to extremely powerful vocals, and four color options allow you to match the H6 to your skin tone for minimum visibility. The H6 features a sealed connector with moisture resistance, a slim cable, and protective caps (+0, +4, and +8 dB) to adjust the frequency response. The H6 is also available as a directional microphone with cardioid and hypercardioid caps.

This omnidirectional H6 Headset's cable terminates to a TA3F connector for direct connection to an AKG DPT700, PT40, PT45, PT60, PT61, PT80, PT81, PT400, PT450, PT470, PT2000, PT4000, or PT4500 wireless bodypack transmitter.

Sweat-Proof Connector
The H6 Headset detaches from the cable with a rugged, tightly-sealed snap connection.
Robust Design
Stainless steel tubing and wire provide maximal durability in a sleek design.
Adjustable Earloops
Both earloops slide in and out to achieve a comfortable and secure fit on the head.
Adjustable Length
The boom slides independently of the earloops to place the mic right at the mouth.
Subminiature Capsule
The tiny 0.1" diameter capsule virtually disappears when worn and delivers natural audio quality. The directional version provides warmth and extreme isolation, while the omni version has a natural response with a minimum of wind or handling noise.
Replaceable Cables
An H6 snap-on 1.2mm diameter replacement cable installs in seconds. It provides a tight seal against moisture, is rugged, and available for almost any wireless transmitter or for XLR inputs with phantom power.
Sensitivity
For strong vocals.

Countryman H6 Specs

Key Specs
Form Factor
Headworn
Compatible Transmitters
AKG: DPT800, DPT700, PT2000, PT40, PT400, PT4000, PT45, PT450, PT4500, PT470, PT60, PT61, PT80, PT81
Polar Pattern
Omnidirectional
Frequency Range
20 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL
140 dB SPL RMS
Sensitivity
W7/7 for Very Powerful Vocals (H6, E6, EM6, EM2)
Output Connector
1x TA3F/Mini-XLR 3-Pin Female
Power Sources
Plug-In Power
Color
Black
Wearing Style
Over-Ear (Double/Neckband)
Compatible Transmitters
AKG: DPT800, DPT700, PT2000, PT40, PT400, PT4000, PT45, PT450, PT4500, PT470, PT60, PT61, PT80, PT81
Sound Field
Mono
Polar Pattern
Omnidirectional
Frequency Range
20 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL
140 dB SPL RMS
Sensitivity
0.7 mV/Pa
Sensitivity
W7/7 for Very Powerful Vocals (H6, E6, EM6, EM2)
Output Connector
1x TA3F/Mini-XLR 3-Pin Female
Cable Length
5.0' / 1.52 m
Power Sources
Plug-In Power
Operating Voltage
1 to 2 V
Color
Black
Mounting Thread Size
Included Mount Has No Threading
Environmental Protection
Water-Resistant (Unrated) 
Dimensions
ø: 0.1" / ø: 2.54 mm
Weight
0.07 oz / 2 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.775 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
9.8 x 7.7 x 3.3"

Countryman H6 Reviews

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Does this work with UWP-D series beltpack?

Does this work with UWP-D series beltpack?
Asked by: Shumpei
Yes, the Countryman H6 Directional Headset with Detachable Cable and 3.5mm Locking Connector for Sony Wireless Transmitters (W5 Band, Beige) is compatible for use with bodypack transmitters from Sony's UWP-D line such as the Sony UTX-B40 Wireless Bodypack Transmitter.
Answered by: Matt Z
Date published: 2022-08-17

how long for warranty?

how long for warranty?
Asked by: ferdian
The Countryman H6 Omnidirectional Headset comes with a limited 1-year warranty from Countryman.
Answered by: calvinm
Date published: 2023-02-15

The link to the Manual is a duplicate of the ...

The link to the Manual is a duplicate of the quick start guide. Where is the description of sensitivity bands - W5,6,7?
Asked by: john
The Countryman H6 Omnnidirectional Headset Microphone has three sensitivity options. The W5 band is for general speaking, the W6 band is for loud speaking and vocals, and the W7 band is for powerful vocals, such as opera. Here are detailed specifications for the sensitivity level, equivalent acoustic noise level, and overload sound level for the Countryman H6 Omnidirectional Headset Microphone listed for each band: Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz Sensitivity: W5: 7.0 mV/Pa W6: 2.0 mV/Pa W7: 0.7 mV/Pa Equivalent Acoustic Noise: W5: 24 dBA W6: 29 dBA W7: 39 dBA Overload Sound Level (1% THD): W5: 120 dBA W6: 130 dBA W7: 140 dBA
Answered by: Lisa
Date published: 2023-07-24

question

Can it run with phantom power?
Asked by: Anonymous
The H6 with hardwired XLR connector will require phantom power in order to operate.
Answered by: Jeff P.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

Band colors for countryman headset?
Asked by: Anonymous
Countryman designates the sensitivities of the mics in 2 ways, a letter/number combination, and associated band color. They are as follows, W5 = no colored band is for general speaking. W6 = blue band is for very loud speaking, or vocal performance, and W7 = purple band with headroom for the most powerful vocal performance.
Answered by: Jeff P.
Date published: 2022-08-25

Will this work with a Focusrite Scarlee with 48x ...

Will this work with a Focusrite Scarlee with 48x phantom power?
Asked by: Ryan
Yes, this Countryman H6 will work with a Focusrite Scarlett USB audio interface and 48V phantom power.
Answered by: Lisa
Date published: 2021-02-21

Would this be good for making yoga videos? I am ...

Would this be good for making yoga videos? I am looking for the headset mics they use on higher-end yoga videos such as Alo Yoga
Asked by: Jonathan
Yes, the Countryman H6 Directional Headset is a very good option for a headset to use for makin yoga videos.
Answered by: Lisa
Date published: 2023-01-19

question

Hello.I wanted to know if is a TA4F Mini-XLR option for this headset?Thanks
Asked by: NFCC M.
Yes, there are H6 headsets available with a TA4F connector. Please be aware that the connectors are wired for use with specific wireless transmitters, so even if the connector type is the one you need, it may not work with your transmitter. For example, Beyerdynamic, Mipro, Sabine all use TA4F connectors, but the internal wiring of the connectors is different. Please contact us before placing your order and we can help you to select a mic that is compatible for use with your wireless system. You can reach us by phone at 800-606-6969.
Answered by: Andrea O.
Date published: 2018-08-28
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