The AT2020: the new standard for affordable side-address studio condensers. Audio-Technica’s stringent quality and consistency standards set the AT2020 apart from other microphones in this class. Its low-mass diaphragm is custom-engineered for extended frequency response and superior transient response. With rugged construction for durable performance, the microphone offers a wide dynamic range and handles high SPLs with ease.

Product Features

  • The price/performance standard in side-address studio condenser microphone technology
  • Ideal for project/home-studio applications
  • High SPL handling and wide dynamic range provide unmatched versatility
  • Custom-engineered low-mass diaphragm provides extended frequency response and superior transient response
  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source
  • Pivoting, threaded stand mount attaches securely for easy and precise placement of the microphone
SRP $199.99
Stock Code AT2020BK
Dimensions 162.0mm x 52.0mm
Weight 345gm

Product Specs

  • Element: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid
  • Frequency Response: 20-20,000 Hz
  • Open Circuit Sensitivity: –37 dB (14.1 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
  • Impedance: 100 ohms
  • Maximum Input Sound Level: 144 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
  • Noise: 20 dB SPL
  • Dynamic Range (typical): 124 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
  • Signal-To-Noise Ration: 74 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
  • Phantom Power Requirements: 48V DC, 2 mA typical
  • Weight: 12.1 oz (345 g)
  • Dimensions: 6.38″ (162.0 mm) long, 2.05″ (52.0 mm) maximum body diameter
  • Output Connector: Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
  • Accessories Furnished: Stand mount for 5/8″-27 threaded stands; 5/8″-27 to 3/8″-16 threaded adapter; soft protective pouch
  • Audio-Technica Case Style: R7