ATND8677

Microphone Desk Stand with Dante™ Network Output


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  • microphone desk stand
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  • Microphone Desk Stand with Dante
  • Dante Network Microphone Desk Stand
  • Microphone Desk Stand
  • Desk Stand for Microphone


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  • Overview


    Equipped with the same Dante user switch capabilities as the ATND971 boundary mic, the ATND8677 desk stand allows Dante technology to be used with any phantom-powered condenser gooseneck microphone with a 3-pin XLRM-type output. The desk stand is designed for surface-mount applications such as high-quality sound reinforcement, conferencing, distance learning and other demanding sound pickup applications.

    The sturdy metal base features a 3-pin XLRF-type input and Dante network output, enabling direct connection to the network via Ethernet cable. The desk stand’s touch-sensitive capacitive-type user switch with integral red/green LED status indicator permits advanced local and remote control. In Local mode, the switch mutes and unmutes the microphone: It can be set to toggle between live and muted audio (toggle on/off), to permit live audio only while the switch is pressed (press to talk), or to mute the audio while the switch is pressed (press to mute). In Remote mode, the switch can be used to trigger functions on compatible Dante-enabled devices, such as a video camera’s pan/tilt or a room’s lighting preset.

    An integral 80 Hz low-cut UniSteep® filter provides easy switching from a flat frequency response to a low-end roll-off, while a three-position input gain level selector (+30 dB, +40 dB, +50 dB) permits trim adjustment to accommodate louder and softer voices. The desk stand also provides 12V DC phantom power, which can be switched off and on.

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    Dante™ is a trademark of Audinate Pty Ltd.

  • Features

    • Connects directly to network via Ethernet cable – no need for expensive audio cable or soldering

    • Integrated user switch controls talk/mute in Local mode and triggers Dante-enabled devices in Remote mode

    • 3-pin XLRF-type in for quick mounting of gooseneck microphone

    • Red/green LED indicator

    • Local or remote control of mic gain, low-cut filter, LED indicator and 12V phantom power

    • Powered by network PoE

    • Scalable across Dante’s 512 bidirectional audio channels

    • UniSteep® filter provides a steep low-frequency attenuation to improve sound pickup without affecting voice quality

    • Heavy die-cast case and non-slip silicone foam bottom pads minimize coupling of surface vibration to the microphone


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    Dante™ is a trademark of Audinate Pty Ltd.
  • Specifications

    FREQUENCY RESPONSE20-20,000 Hz
    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF80 Hz, 18 dB/octave
    IMPEDANCE1.4 kΩ
    MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVEL-10 dBu @ +30 dB gain
    -20 dBu @ +40 dB gain
    -30 dBu @ +50 dB gain
    SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO68 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
    POWER REQUIREMENTSPoE IEEE802.3af standard (Power consumption 1.5W)
    SWITCHESLocal Mode: Touch-sensitive capacitive-type user switch function: toggle (mute on power up), toggle (talk on power up), momentary on, momentary off;
    Low-cut filter: flat, roll-off;
    Gain: +30 dB, +40 dB, +50 dB;
    Phantom power: 12V DC, off
    Remote Mode: Low-cut and Gain via third-party software*
    WEIGHT (MICROPHONE)770 g (27.2 oz)
    DIMENSIONS133.0 mm (5.24") maximum length,
    93.8 mm (3.69") maximum width,
    46.2 mm (1.82") maximum height
    OUTPUT CONNECTORPhysical level: standard Ethernet

    Input Connector: 3-pin XLRF-type



    Dante Network Specifications

    Connector: single RJ45
    Cable quality: Shielded CAT5 or CAT6 recommended
    Transmission speed: 100 Mbps



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  • Downloads

    ATND8677 Specification Sheet (pdf 317.56 KB)
    ATND8677 Submittal Sheet (pdf 181.19 KB)
    Brochure: Network Microphones with Direct Dante™ Protocol (pdf 1.33 M)
    ATND8677 FCC DOC (pdf 37.48 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts
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    • Q:

      Is there a list of 3rd party devices or software that can be used for the Remote control of the Dante Microphones?

      The product profile suggests that you can use a 3rd party software/device to control or receive the mute button presses on the microphone. Are these done with Dante Events or are they going be to via some other protocol?
      Asked on 2/2/2015 by BuckGould from Salt Lake City, UT, USA

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      • A:

        At this time, Biamp Tesira and Symetrix Radius have incorporated ATND Series products. Control signals are sent over Dante's Control and Monitoring service.

        Answered on 2/2/2015 by AudioSolutionsSpec1 from Stow,OH
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