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NAMM 2011: Audio-Technica Announce New AT2022 X/Y Microphone
Renowned microphone manufacturer Audio-Technica have released details about their new AT2022 X/Y stereo condenser microphone being launched at this years NAMM.
A dual-element condenser microphone designed for stereo recording, the AT2022 features two unidirectional condenser capsules in an X/Y configuration pivot to allow for 90-degree (narrow) or 120-degree (wide) stereo operation for extremely versatile pickup.
With capsules also fold flat for storage and transportation it is designed for general stereo recording, as well as field sound capture.
The AT2022 includes a 1.6' (0.5 m) cable terminating in a 3-pin XLRF-type and a 1/8" (3.5 mm) connector.
The output of the microphone is a 3-pin XLRM-type connector. The microphone requires a 1.5V AA battery for operation.
A switch permits choice of flat response or low-frequency roll-off (via integral 80 Hz high-pass filter) to help control undesired ambient noise.
In addition the microphone is enclosed in a rugged housing and the included AT8405a stand clamp permits mounting on any microphone stand with 5/8"-27 threads. A fuzzy windscreen, battery and soft protective pouch are also included.Posted on 17 Jan 2011 17:24 to category : Instruments News
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