Audio-Technica, an innovator in transducer technology, have announced the launch of its news its new AT2040 Hyper cardioid Dynamic Podcast Microphone. It is said to have professional broadcast-quality sound quality with exceptional vocal reproduction to
podcasters and other content creators at an affordable price.
It features an all-metal construction, and according to the firm, excels at isolated/up-close vocal reproduction and rejection of unwanted room noise due to its tight hyper cardioid polar pattern, ensuring professional-quality podcasts. It provides smooth, warm, natural sound. The microphone’s multistage windscreen combines a nonwoven filter with foam mesh to provide superior internal pop filtering, and an integrated shock mount prevents unwanted noise by attenuating vibration from a boom arm or mic stand.
The output of the AT2040 XLR connects to a conventional analog microphone input. The microphone comes with a pivoting stand mount, 5/8″-27 to 3/8″-16 threaded adapter, and a soft protective pouch.
The AT2040 Hyper cardioid Dynamic Podcast Microphone is available in the India market at an MRP of ₹9500/-.