Audio-Technica AT2020 Cardioid Condenser Microphone


The Audio-Technica AT2020 Cardioid Condenser Microphone is the ideal mic for project and home studio applications. With a remarkably low price, cardioid pattern, and specs that put it in the big leagues, it features a custom-engineered, 16mm low-mass diaphragm and smooth 20Hz-20kHz frequency response. The AT2020's low self-noise is suited to digital recording, plus it has a high 144dB SPL handling. 

Requires phantom power.

  • Condenser 
  • Cardioid pattern 
  • Side address 
  • 16mm low-mass diaphragm 
  • 20Hz-20kHz frequency response 
  • 144dB SPL handling 
  • Rugged body
  • Element: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser 
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid 
  • Frequency response: 20-20,000Hz 
  • Open circuit sensitivity: -37 dB (14.1 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa 
  • Impedance: 100 ohms 
  • Maximum input sound level: 144dB SPL, 1kHz at 1% THD 
  • Noise: 20dB SPL 
  • Dynamic range (typical): 124dB, 1kHz at Max SPL 
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: 74dB, 1kHz at 1 Pa 
  • Phantom power requirements: 48V DC, 2 mA typical 
  • Weight: 12.1 oz. 
  • Dimensions: 6-1/3" long, 2" diameter 
  • Output connector: 3-pin XLRM-type 
  • Included accessories: 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