What's in the Box
- Audio-Technica AT4050 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone
- 8449 Shock Mount
- Microphone Dust Cover
- Protective Carrying Case
- Limited 5-Year Warranty
The AT4050 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone from Audio-Technica features three switchable polar patterns: cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure 8. It is designed for studio use and live sound production with vocals, piano, strings, drum overheads, and guitar amps. The microphone offers high SPL capability combined with transparent and airy uppers/mids, and is complemented by rich low-end qualities. Its dual large diaphragms are gold-vaporized and aged for consistent, high-quality performance. A precision-machined, nickel-plated brass acoustic element baffle provides solid element stability and maximum sensitivity.
The AT4050 includes a shock mount, a microphone dust cover, and a protective carrying case.Transparent uppers/mids balanced by rich low-end qualities combine with advanced acoustic engineering for extensive performance capabilities and high qualityDual-diaphragm capsule design maintains precise polar pattern definition across the full frequency range of the microphoneThe 2-micron-thick, vapor-deposited gold diaphragms undergo a five-step aging process, allowing the optimum characteristics achieved to remain constant over years of useThree switchable polar patterns: omni, cardioid, and figure 8Transformerless circuitry minimizes low-frequency distortion and improves correlation of high-speed transientsState-of-the-art surface-mount electronics are compliant with Audio-Technica's consistency and reliability standardsSwitchable 80 Hz hi-pass filter and 10 dB padCustom shock mount provides superior isolationIncludes protective carrying case and microphone dust cover