Que Audio DA12 Headworn Microphone (formerly Da-Cappo)

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Q DA12 Headworn Microphone

DA12 BE -45 (Omni) Beige

DA12 DE -45 (Omni) Petite Beige

Que Audio announces and delivers a newly developed DA12 Headworn Mic. The modernized DA12 has undergone several significant enhancements made possible through technological advancements in materials and manufacturing.

The Q DA12 incorporates the following features: the same 2.5mm diameter European designed capsule which has been proven to provide clear full-frequency audio.

Radical new earpiece design that can be adjusted to suit smaller and larger ears

Adjustable boom length to suit different faces and applications.

DA-12 headworn microphone comes in a zipper pouch containing the mic, cable, tie clip, and two windscreens.

At time of purchase, customer selects one adapter from the wide range available (priced separately).

Enhancements to the DA12 include a slight tapering of the ear cushion in all the right places for superior comfort and hold on either the left or right ear . A higher-density moveable boom-arm brings greater durability and flexibility during positioning while maximizing audio performance. A heavy-duty stretch cable made with materials from an innovative Thermoplastic process delivers better reliability. The Q Logo is now embossed on each side of the ear cushion for easy recognition. Newly manufactured high quality connectors (sold separately) are now available for more wireless belt packs including Shure, Sennheiser, AT, AKG, Lectrosonics, EV, and more. An XLR phantom powered connector is also available.

The Q DA12 BE Headworn Mic includes:

  • 1 DA12 BE -45 dB (Omni) Beige Headworn Microphone
  • 1 Detachable Cable – DACA A1E Compact to Compact
  • 2 DAWS HE Foam Windscreens
  • 1 DATC 1E Tie Clip
  • 1 Leatherette Zip Pouch

DA12 BE Single Ear Headworn Microphone, -45 dB (Omni) Beige
DA12 BL Single Ear Headworn Microphone, -45 dB (Omni) Black
DA12 DE Single Ear Headworn Microphone, -45 dB (Omni) Petite Beige
DA12 DL Single Ear Headworn Microphone, -45 dB (Omni) Petite Black


*Slim almost invisible profile
*Omnidirectional polar pattern
*Interchangeable connection options
*High Sound Pressure Level
Specifications – DA12
Element: Back electret condenser
Polar Pattern: Omnidirectional
Frequency Response: 20Hz-20Khz
Sensitivity: -45±3dB
Output impedance: 2K ohms ± 30%
SPL max: 140dB
Operating voltage: 0.9V (optimal) – 5V (maximum)
Cable: 1.4mm * 1.8m
Weight: 5.4g (W/O cable and connector)
Mic Dimension: 3.5mm
*Specification and design subject to change without notice
Q MSG1 Frequency Response Chart


DAWS HE – Windscreen, Beige
DATC 1E  – Tie Clip Single Wire Beige
DACA A1E  – Compact to Compact 1800mm Cable Beige
QAD3 – Q compact thread (female) to 90 degree (male) XLR adapter – 48V phantom powered, balanced, low-impedance connection of the DA12 (and DA04, Q The Talent, and Q Mini Shotgun Microphones) to digital recorders, standard or camera-mount audio mixers, and pro video camcorders. (Sound device must have 48V phantom power enabled.
DAAD ATL – Audio Technica Adapter Black
DAAD AKL – AKG Adapter Black
DAAD SEL – Sennheiser Adapter Black
DAAD SHL – Shure Adapter Black
DAAD MIL – Mipro Adapter Black
DAAD MIE – Mipro Adapter Beige
DAAD EVL – Electrovoice Adapter Black
DAAD REL – Revolabs Adapter Black
DAAD SOL – Sony Adapter Black
DAAD SAL – Samson Adapter Black
DAAD CHL – Chaiyo Adapter Black
DAAD CHE – Chaiyo Adapter Beige
DAAD TOL – TOA Adapter Black
DAAD SKL – Sennheiser SK 50 Adapter Black
DAAD LEL – Lectrosonics Adapter Black
DA12 Headworn Microphone
Cut Sheet Brochure (black)
DA12 Headworn Microphone
Cut Sheet Brochure (white-printable)
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