Category:Mid High Fidelity
Country of Manufacture:Japan
Release dates:1971 - 1975
Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 3
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Stereo
Frequency Response:(3dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 20kHz
Wow and Flutter:less than 0.12% at 7½ ips
Signal-to-Noise Ratio:better than 50dB
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
The X165D was a single motor
deck and was not released in an amplified version. It utilised Akai’s
Cross Field head system for recording and had 3 speeds.
Features included auto stop/shut off switch, three mode equalizer switch,
three digit tape counter, twin illuminated VU meters and separate left
and right line in level knobs, allowing input mixing.
Rewind speed: 75 seconds for 1,200 ft reel / Inputs: mic 0.5 mV 27k. line 50mV 175K / Outputs: line, DIN, headphones 8 ohms / Dimensions: 13½ x 12 x 9″ (340 x 304 x 230 mm) / Weight: 30.8 lbs (14 kg) / quarter-track stereo