DPA d:vice Digital Audio Kit with d:fine 66 In-Ear Headset Microphone
Kit including the d:vice MMA-A Digital Audio Interface and d:fine 66 In-Ear Microphone.
- Highly portable A/D converter
- Includes d:fine 66 In-Ear microphone
- USB connection for Mac and Windows
- Connects to most iOS devices
- Free App to control the MMA-A from iOS devices
- Compatible with 3rd party applications
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This kit offers the best speech pick up, due to the proximity of the headset mic to the sound source. It can be combined with other DPA mics, like the d:screet™ SC4098 for adding ambience or recording the surroundings of your situation. This solution is best used with iOS devices having the Mini Jack connector directly on the device itself (e.g. the iPhone 6S).
The d:fine™ 66 In-Ear Broadcast Headset Microphone combines the legendary sound of the 4066 Omnidirectional Capsule with the lightweight and flexible d:fine™ Headset system and an in-ear driver. This condenser mic is easy and fast to adjust and it offers clean and transparent sound quality with lots of headroom. Like all of the microphones in the range, the d:fine™ 66 In-Ear Broadcast Headset Microphone, Omnidirectional offers accurate, natural voice intelligibility and very high SPL capabilities. he mics effortlessly handle up to 144 dB peak before clipping.
Due to their exquisite linear response, low distortion and extremely broad dynamic range, they sound great no matter what the application. The ear piece can be to monitor the incoming mic signal as well as the receiving, far-end information from a studio / producer. It can also be used in Skype / video conferencing situations. For classical broadcast situations, the ear piece allows interruptible foldback (IFB) and is combined with the headset microphone. These solutions are best used with iOS devices having the Mini Jack connector directly on the device itself (e.g. the iPhone 6S).
The DPA d:vice™ captures crystal-clear audio using your favourite recording / broadcasting apps and can be used with all DPA microphones with a MicroDot connector.
This flexibility allows any content creator to use the equipment for unexpected situations that might arise during the day. Whether it be a two-channel interview situation or a session of stereo recording ambience sound, the d:vice™ makes it easier for you to do your job and capture exceptional audio every time.
Use the DPA d:vice™ App available for download from the App store on your iPhone or iPad to control the mic and interface parameters.
Get Closer to Flawless Mobile Audio
Mobile recording, video streaming and production is becoming much more prevalent, with the high-quality HD video capabilities of modern smartphones launching the medium well above and beyond the realm of 'amateurish' video capture. However, to match the great quality video, you need excellent quality audio.
At about two inches in diameter, the DPA d:vice™ is a rugged, ultra-compact mobile audio interface that easily fits in your pocket. It provides best-in-class audio conversion quality and has two superb microphone preamps which work seamlessly with all of DPA's capsules.
The d:vice™ can be controlled with a remote application on any iOS device. An exclusive DPA app is available for download from the Apple® App store. The app allows you to store gain settings and low-cut filters for ongoing and future personalised use in dedicated presets. Third-party applications can be used to accomplish specific tasks, including but not limited to, live broadcast and high-quality recordings.
The d:vice™ MMA-A comes with one Micro USB-B to iOS (Lightning) and one Micro USB-B to PC / Mac (USB-A). Its MicroDot inputs allow it to be connected to all DPA miniature microphones, including the d:screet™ Miniature, d:fine™ Headset, d:vote™ Instrument and even the d:dicate™ Recording microphones with the optional MMP-G preamp.
DPA MMA-A Specifications
Compatibility: Mac / PC / iOS
Requirements: iOS version: 10 or later.
Connection / Power: Lightning & USB 2.0
Made for: iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6, iPhone 5, iPad Pro (12.9-inch), iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, iPod touch (6th gen)
Noise floor: -114 dBFS, A-weighted
Frequency range: 20-22 kHz ±0.2 dB (Fs = 48 kHz). 20-40 kHz ±0.2 dB (Fs = 96 kHz)
Total harmonic distortion (THD): THD < -100 dB, 0.001% @ 1 kHz @ -10 dBFs
Dynamic range: Typ. 114 dB
Full Scale Output: 1 Vrms @ 0 dB Gain
Supported sample rates: 44.1, 48 (default), 88.2, 96 kHz. Sample rates can be set by 3rd-party app
Resolution: 24 bit
Filter (low cut / high pass): 2. Order @ 80 Hz, individual per channel
Weight: 50 g (1.8 oz)
Diameter: 56 mm (2.2 in)
Temperature range: 0°C to 45°C (32°F to 113°F)
Current consumption: <100 mA (The d:vice™ gains power via the apparatus it is connected to. This equates to approx. 6-7 hours of audio capture tested on a new iPhone 6 or 7.)