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Audio-Technica AT4080

Phantom-powered Bidirectional Ribbon Microphone

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  • Product Description

    With the groundbreaking AT4080, Audio-Technica achieves the coveted ribbon microphone sound while solving the problems of fragility and low output that have historically plagued ribbon mics. Delivering the warm, smooth sound of a classic ribbon microphone, Audio-Technica’s handcrafted AT4080 Ribbon Microphone offers a robust build for long-lasting, reliable performance and higher output for maximum compatibility with microphone preamplifiers.

     

    Equally at home in recording studios and live-sound settings, the microphone features Audio-Technica’s innovative MicroLinear™ ribbon imprint, which protects the dual ribbons from lateral flexing and distortion. With 18 patents pending, Audio-Technica’s innovative ribbon transducer advances the evolution of ribbon microphone design. Experience the difference.

     

    Features:

     

    • Smooth, warm and natural high-fidelity sound for professional recording, broadcast and sound reinforcement
    • Groundbreaking Audio-Technica ribbon design with 18 patents pending
    • Proprietary MicroLinear™ ribbon imprint for superior durability
    • Innovative dual ribbon construction for increased sensitivity
    • Extremely powerful N50 neodymium magnets for high output level
    • Ultra-fine mesh helps protect against ribbon damage
    • Classic bidirectional (figure-of-eight) polar pattern picks up sounds equally from the front and back of the element
    • High-SPL capability and extended frequency response
    • Extended frequency response for natural audio reproduction
    • Acoustic baffle system and extra large output transformer provide natural low-frequency response and extended dynamic range
    • Handmade production – including ribbon corrugation, imprint and assembly
    • Open acoustical environment of the housing assembly minimizes unwanted internal reflections
    • Phantom-powered active electronics provide stable impedance and higher output for maximum compatibility with microphone preamplifiers
    • Custom shock mount provides superior isolation
    • Certified by the METAlliance
  • Additional Information

    Condition New
    Package Contents AT8449/SV shock mount for 5/8"-27 threaded stands, microphone dust cover, protective carrying case
    Length 6.99 in
    Diameter 2.10 in
    Unit Weight 1.04 lb
    Transducer Type Ribbon
    Polar Pattern Variable-Pattern
    Number of Microphones Single Microphone
    Phantom Required Yes
    Impedance 100 Ohms
    Frequency Range 20 Hz - 18 kHz
    Sensitivity -39 dBV/Pa (11.2 mV)
    Max. SPL 150 dB (1% THD @ 1 kHz)
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