Audio Technica AT5040

£2,082.50 £2,499.00 (inc. VAT)
A MILESTONE IN CONDENSER MICROPHONE DESIGN

The debut of our flagship 50 Series, the AT5040 represents a milestone in condenser design, offering remarkably musical high-fidelity performance, with profound realism and depth, presence and purity of sound.

  • Premier studio vocal microphone
  • Debut of our flagship 50 Series
  • Represents a milestone in condenser design
  • Offering remarkably musical high-fidelity performance
  • Profound realism and depth
  • Presence and purity of sound
Product Features:
  • Audio-Technica’s premier studio condenser vocal microphone
  • Extremely musical high-fidelity performance, with profound realism and depth, presence and purity of sound
  • Four rectangular diaphragms (2 micron) function together as Audio-Technica’s largest-ever element, providing combined surface area twice that of a standard one-inch circular diaphragm
  • Exceptionally low noise and wide dynamic range ideal for studio vocals
  • Discrete components carefully selected for optimized capsule performance
  • High-SPL capability and extended frequency response
  • Hand assembled and inspected for 100% quality control
  • Elegant, durable housing of aluminum and brass

Element: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser 

Polar Pattern: Cardioid

Frequency Response: 20 - 20,000 Hz

Open Circuit Sensitivity: -25 dB (56.2 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa*

Impedance* 50 ohms

Maximum Input Sound Level: 

142 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.

Noise: 5 dB SPL

Dynamic Range137 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL

Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 89 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa*

Phantom Power Requirements: 48V DC, 3.8 mA typical

Weight: 582g

Dimensions: 165.3 mm (6.51'') long, 57.0 mm (2.24'') maximum body diameter

Output Connector: Integral 3-pin XLRM-type

Accessories Included: AT8480 shock mount for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; protective carrying case