AT4050ST

Stereo condenser microphone with shockmount

  • Innovative side-address Mid-Side stereo microphone
  • Engineered for professional recording, broadcast and sound reinforcement
  • Independent cardioid and figure-of-eight condenser elements
  • Switch selection of Mid-Side mode and two internally matrixed stereo modes
  • Dual-diaphragm capsules
  • Custom shock mount provides superior isolation

£1,347.00 (inc. VAT)

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AT4050ST

AT4050ST

Stereo condenser microphone with shockmount

Offering the realism of a live sound field, the AT4050ST is a side-address condenser with cardioid and figure-of-eight elements configured in a Mid-Side arrangement. This innovative stereo condenser allows sound recordists the choice of selecting a left-right stereo output or choosing discrete Mid-Side signals for later manipulation, a remarkable flexibility. The microphone’s dual-diaphragm capsules maintain precise polar pattern definition across the full frequency range. Its transformerless circuitry virtually eliminates low-frequency distortion.

  • Innovative side-address Mid-Side stereo microphone engineered for professional recording, broadcast and sound reinforcement
  • Independent cardioid and figure-of-eight condenser elements
  • Switch selection of Mid-Side mode and two internally matrixed stereo modes
  • Dual-diaphragm capsules maintain precise polar pattern definition across the full frequency range of the microphone
  • Transformerless circuitry virtually eliminates low-frequency distortion and provides superior correlation of high-speed transients
  • The 2-micron-thick, vapor-deposited gold diaphragms undergo a five-step aging process so that the optimum characteristics remain constant over years of use
  • Open acoustical environment of the symmetrical housing assembly minimizes unwanted internal reflections
  • Integral 80 Hz high-pass filter switch and 10 dB pad switch
  • State-of-the-art design and manufacturing techniques ensure compliance with A-T’s stringent consistency and reliability standards
  • Custom shock mount provides superior isolation
AT4050ST
Element Externally-polarized (DC bias) condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid, Figure-of-eight, M/S
Frequency Response 20 - 18,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity Stereo 90°: -42 dB (7.9 mV) dB re 1V at 1 Pa
Stereo 127°: -41 dB (8.9 mV) dB re 1V at 1 Pa
Mid: -36 dB (15.8 mV) dB re 1V at 1 Pa
Side: -36 dB (15.8 mV) dB re 1V at 1 Pa
Impedance 50 ohms
Maximum Input Sound Level Mid and Side: 149 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.;159 dB SPL, with 10 dB pad (nominal)
Noise Stereo 90°: 25 dB SPL
Stereo 127°: 16 dB SPL
Mid: 15 dB SPL
Side: 17 dB SPL
Low Frequency Roll Off 80 Hz, 12 dB/octave
Switches 90°, 127°, M-S; Flat, roll-off; 10 dB pad (nominal)
Dynamic Range Mid: 134 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
Side: 132 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
Signal-to-Noise Ratio Stereo 90°: 69 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Stereo 127°: 78 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Mid: 79 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Side: 77 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Phantom Power Requirements 48V DC, 6.4 mA typical (both channels total)
Weight 517g
Dimensions 193.0 mm (7.60") long, 53.4 mm (2.10") maximum body diameter
Output Connector Integral 5-pin XLRM-type
Cable 5.0 m (16.5') long, 8-conductor, shielded, vinyl-jacketed stereo cable with 5-pin XLRF-type connector at microphone end and two 3-pin XLRM-type connectors at output end
Audio-Technica Case Style R1
Accessories Included AT8449 shock mount for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter; microphone dust cover; protective carrying case

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AT4050ST

Stereo condenser microphone with shockmount

Name Filetype Filesize
AT4050ST Specification Sheet PDF 605 KB
AT4050ST Polar Pattern Stereo 90° JPG 67 KB
AT4050ST Polar Pattern Stereo 127° JPG 68 KB
AT4050ST Polar Pattern Mid JPG 71 KB
AT4050ST Polar Pattern Side JPG 70 KB
AT4050ST Frequency Response JPG 80 KB
AT4050ST Declaration of Conformity PDF 77 KB

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