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Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of Audio Technica

Audio-Technica AT4040 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

    The Audio Technica AT4040 side-address condenser microphone features an advanced large diaphragm tensioned specifically to provide smooth, natural sonic characteristics. A marriage of technical precision and artistic inspiration, the AT4040 offers exceptionally low noise, wide dynamic range and high-SPL capability for greatest versatility. This ultra-consistent microphone may be used with confidence in a wide variety of studio and live miking applications, even under the stringent demands of digital recording systems. The Audio Technica  AT4040’s low-noise circuitry is symmetrical and transformerless, resulting in exceptional transient response and clean output signals for transparent reproduction of even the most troublesome of instruments and sound effects. 

    ELEMENT Externally-polarized (DC bias) condenser

    POLAR PATTERN Cardioid

    FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20-20,000 Hz

    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF 80 Hz, 12 dB/octave

    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY -32 dB (25.1 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa

    IMPEDANCE 100 ohms

    MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVEL 145 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.; 

    155 dB SPL, with 10 dB pad (nominal)

    NOISE 12 dB SPL

    DYNAMIC RANGE (typical) 133 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL

    SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO 82 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa

    PHANTOM POWER REQUIREMENTS 48V DC, 4.2 mA typical

    SWITCHES Flat, roll-off; 

    10 dB pad (nominal)

    WEIGHT 12.7 oz (360 g)

    DIMENSIONS 6.69" (170.0 mm) long, 

    2.10" (53.4 mm) maximum body diameter

    OUTPUT CONNECTOR Integral 3-pin XLRM-type

    ACCESSORIES FURNISHED AT8449 shock mount for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; microphone dust cover; protective carrying case

    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLE R1