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Sony DC-78 (DC78) Battery Power Unit for ECM-44BC-77BC & 88BC

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Overview
Sony DC-78 (DC78) Battery Power Unit for ECM-44BC-77BC & 88BC . The DC-78 is a compact and in-line power supply for the Sony lavalier microphone range. It can be used to configure the popular ECM-44/77BC and ECM-88 for use as wired microphones.
Designed for use with Sony lavalier microphones equipped with a Sony 4-pin (SMC9-4P) connector
Two-way powering: battery operation (using an AA-size (LR6) alkaline battery) or external DC operation (12 to 48 V)
Supplied with an SMC9-4S input connector and an XLR 3-pin output connector

About the Sony DC-78

The DC-78 is a compact and in-line power supply for the Sony lavalier microphone range. It can be used to configure the popular ECM-44/77BC and ECM-88 for use as wired microphones.

  • Designed for use with Sony lavalier microphones equipped with a Sony 4-pin (SMC9-4P) connector
  • Two-way powering: battery operation (using an AA-size (LR6) alkaline battery) or external DC operation (12 to 48 V)
  • Supplied with an SMC9-4S input connector and an XLR 3-pin output connector
Power requirementsLR-6 alkaline battery (AA size)
Battery lifeApprox. 5,000 hours
Input connector4-pin (SMC9-4P), compatible with ECM-44BC/77BC and ECM-88
Output connectorXLR-3-12C type
DimensionsDiameter - 20mm, Length - 144mm
WeightApprox. 130g (with baatery), 108g (without battery)

Compatible with Sony ECM microphones
The DC-78 can be used with any of the Sony ECM-xxBC microphones.

Compact size
DC-78 is small and light weight, making is convenient to use.

Long battery life
DC-78 uses a single AA size battery (LR-6 type), each battery typically providing an operating life of 5,000 hours (for example with an ECM-88)

Flexibility
The DC-78 allows 'wireless ready' Sony ECM microphones (such as ECM-44BC, 77BC and 88) to be converted for use as wired microphones. The DC-78 is a compact in-line unit, with a 4-pin socket for the ECM microphone, a AA battery compartment and an XLR output connector. The DC-78 provides the flexibility of additional working methods, for example the microphone can be easily switched between a wireless and wired modes.

Versatilite powering options
The DC-78 allows Sony ECM microphones to powered for wired use, either by the internal AA battery or an external 48volt phantom powering.

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