P3R vs. P3RA

P3R vs. P3RA

Date Updated: September 13, 2017 FAQ #4877
Question:
Please compare the PSM300 P3R to the P3RA.
Answer:


The P3R is a wireless stereo bodypack receiver for use with the PSM®300 Personal Monitor System. With 24-bit digital audio clarity, the P3R offers reliable wireless freedom that covers every corner of the stage. Simply connect a set of earphones and adjust the controls to create a wireless personal mix. Patented Audio Reference Companding ensures the clearest sound, with ultra-low noise and no artifacts. Use MixMode® technology to customize the mono blend from two channels of audio, or select stereo mode and adjust the left/right balance as desired. One-touch frequency scan and automatic frequency selection enables quick setup and connection to a P3T transmitter via IR sync.




  • Slim, lightweight, durable form factor


  • Frequency scan and IR sync quickly finds and assigns a clean channel


  • MixMode® technology enables adjustment of two independent monitoring mix levels


  • Stereo mode enables adjustment of left/right balance


  • Easy to adjust volume knob and mix control


  • 2 AA batteries provide up to 6 hours of continuous operation


  • Power save mode preserves battery life when earphones are not connected


  • Power and battery status LED


  • Does not remember MixMode setting when power cycled





The P3RA is a wireless stereo bodypack receiver for use with the PSM®300 Personal Monitor System. With detailed 24-bit digital audio and reliable wireless performance, the P3RA bodypack delivers professional personal monitoring to any corner of the stage. Patented Audio Reference Companding ensures the clearest sound, with ultra-low noise and no artifacts. Find a wireless channel easily, using the scan function to automatically select the cleanest frequency available from a wide tuning bandwidth. Adjust the volume and use MixMode® technology or stereo mode to create a personal mix from two channels of audio. EQ and volume limiting further individualize the sound via the high-contrast LCD menu. With a compact and rugged aluminum body, the P3RA ensures a long lifetime of use and easily clips onto a belt or guitar strap. Two standard AA batteries provide up to 6 hours of continuous use. The optional SB900 rechargeable battery (sold separately) extends runtime and allows easy in-unit charging.




  • Rugged, all-metal construction


  • High-contrast LCD screen with menu-based navigation


  • 2-band shelving EQ with high and low boost


  • Volume limiter sets the maximum gain level range for the volume knob


  • MixMode® technology enables adjustment of two independent monitoring mix levels


  • Stereo mode enables adjustment of left/right balance


  • Frequency scan and IR sync quickly finds and assigns a clean channel


  • 2 AA batteries provide up to 6 hours of continuous use


  • Optional Shure SB900 lithium-ion rechargeable battery provides extended runtime


  • Power and battery status LED


  • 5-segment battery life meter


  • Power save mode preserves battery life when earphones are not connected


  • Remembers MixMode setting when power cycled