Audio-Technica AT4050 Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone


Multi-pattern Condenser Microphone Transparent uppers/mids balanced by rich low-end qualities Dual-diaphragm capsule design maintains precise polar pattern definition Three switchable polar patterns: omni, cardioid, figure-of-eight Transformerless circuitry virtually eliminates low-frequency distortion State-of-the-art surface-mount electronics Custom shock mount provides superior isolation

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The legendary large diaphragm condenser

Audio-Technica's classic large diaphragm condenser microphone with switchable polar patterns and a clear and rich sound. Ideal for studio and live use, the AT4050 gives accurate rich sound reproduction with vocals, piano, strings, drum overheads, guitar amps and more.

  • Audio-Technica’s classic studio condenser vocal microphone
  • Clean, crisp and accurate sound reproduction
  • Ideal for both studio and live applications
  • Versatile sounds with three switchable polar patterns
  • Rugged and durable casing for reliable extended use
  • Dual-diaphragm capsule maintains precise polar pattern definition
  • Switchable 80 Hz hi-pass filter and 10dB pad
  • Hand assembled and inspected for 100% quality control
  • Supplied with AT8449a shockmount for superior sonic isolation


“Clean, Crisp and Accurate”

Transparent uppers/mids and rich low-end qualities are combined with advanced acoustic engineering for extensive performance abilities and a clean, crisp and accurate sound reprodction, even at high SPL's.

“outstanding performance”

Gold vapourized, aged dual-diaphragms give consistent outstanding performance, and precise polar pattern definition across the full dynamic range.

“A versatile studio or live mic”

The AT4050 is equally at home in the studio as it is in live environments. Ideal for studio vocals, it is also perfect on guitar amps, drum overheads, piano, strings and more, making it a versatile studio or live mic.

ElementExternally-polarized (DC bias) condenser
Polar PatternCardioid, Omnidirectional, Figure-of-eight, Multi-pattern
Frequency Response20 - 18,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity-36 dB (15.8 mV), re 1V at 1 Pa
Impedance100 ohms
Maximum Input Sound Level149 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.; 159 dB SPL, with 10 dB pad (nominal)
Low Frequency Roll Off80 Hz, 12 dB/octave
Dynamic Range132 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
Signal-to-Noise Ratio77 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Phantom Power Requirements48V DC, 4.2 mA typical
Dimensions7.40" (188.0 mm) long, 2.10" (53.4 mm) maximum body diameter
Accessories IncludedAT8449a shock mount for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; protective carrying case