May 03, 2012, by PSW Staff
Line 6 is now shipping the new XD-V55 digital wireless handheld, lavalier, and headset microphone systems.
Featuring microphone modeling technology, XD-V systems offer 24-bit, 10 Hz–20 kHz, compander-free performance. .
The family offers a full complement of professional features including signal encryption, dynamic filters, gain control, channel scanning and more.
Utilizing the same 4th-generation digital wireless platform as the flagship XD-V75, the XD-V55 family offers handheld, lavalier and headset systems and the compact, portable XD-V35 family includes handheld and lavalier systems.
“For performers who want wired mic audio performance and wireless freedom, the combination of Line 6 modeling and our class-leading digital wireless platform makes the latest XD-V systems the only choice,” says Steve Devino, live sound product manager at Line 6.
“Proven on countless stages and tours worldwide,” he continues, “fourth-generation Line 6 digital wireless technology ensures the best possible performance experience with crystal-clear audio, rock-solid reliability and simple, license-free operation – worldwide.”
Ensuring faithful reproduction and full-range audio clarity, XD-V systems all provide 10 Hz - 20 kHz frequency response and wide dynamic range (up to >120 dB). They do not use companders or compress the audio signal in any way, and audio quality does not degrade with distance.
XD-V systems operate in the 2.4GHz band, which is free from interference due to TV broadcast, public safety announcements, cell phone towers and other transmitting devices. Encoded DC (Digital Channel Lock) technology prevents reception of any audio interference from other 2.4 GHz devices.
XD-V handheld systems feature a selection of up to 10 models of popular vocal microphones. Using this incredibly diverse sonic palette, vocalists can choose the perfect microphone sound to match their voice and style of performance.
For active spoken-word performers, instrumentalists or singers who require a hands-free solution, XD-V bodypack systems offer selectable EQ filter models, tailored for a wide range of vocal and instrumental applications.
XD-V55 bodypack systems have three selectable vocal EQ filter models.
XD-V series digital wireless systems are incredibly easy to operate. Simply choose a channel on the transmitter and receiver and they lock together automatically. There is no need for RF tuning or intermodulation calculators.
XD-V55 family features: 12 channels, 300-foot range; 1/2U desktop receiver with externally mounted antennas; heavy-duty metal chassis.