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Audio-Technica AT4050URUSHI
50th Anniversary Edition AT4050 Condenser Microphone


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To celebrate Audio-Technica's 50th Anniversary, A-T has introduced a special limited edition AT4050URUSHI Anniversary Microphone with hand-painted red Japanese maple leaves in urushi lacquer. A unique serial number is etched on the surface of each AT4050URUSHI model. The limited edition offering comes with a beautifully crafted wooden carrying case.

With three switchable polar patterns, the large-diaphragm Audio-Technica AT4050/LE exhibits a remarkable combination of qualities: high-SPL capability with transparent and airy uppers/mids complemented by rich low-end qualities. Its dual large diaphragms are gold-vaporized and aged for consistent, outstanding performance. A precision-machined, nickel-plated brass acoustic element baffle provides rock-solid element stability and exceptional sensitivity.

Ideal for studio use and live sound productions with vocals, piano, strings, drum overheads, guitar amps, and more.

Audio-Technica's AT4050URUSHI. For performance that legends are made of.


  • Special 50th anniversary edition with stunning traditional urushi lacquerfinish, hand-painted Japanese maple leaves, etched-on serial number, andcarefully crafted wooden carrying case
  • Transparent uppers/mids balanced by rich low-end qualities combine withadvanced acoustic engineering for extensive performance capabilities andhighest quality
  • Dual-diaphragm capsule design maintains precise polar pattern definitionacross the full frequency range of the microphone
  • The 2-micron-thick, vapor-deposited gold diaphragms undergo a five-stepaging process so that the optimum characteristics achieved remain constantover years of use
  • Three switchable polar patterns: omni, cardioid, figure-of-eight
  • Transformerless circuitry virtually eliminates low-frequency distortionand provides superior correlation of high-speed transients
  • State-of-the-art surface-mount electronics ensure compliance with A-T'sstringent consistency and reliability standards
  • Switchable 80 Hz hi-pass filter and 10 dB pad
  • Includes studio microphone isolation mount


  • Element: Externally-polarized (DC bias) condenser
  • Polar Patterns:
      -  Cardioid
      - Omnidirectional
      -  Figure-of-eight
  • Frequency Response: 20-18,000 Hz
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off: 80 Hz, 12 dB/octave
  • Open Circuit Sensitivity: -36 dB (15.8 mV), re 1V at 1 Pa
  • Impedance: 100 ohms
  • Maximum Input Sound Level:
      -  149 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1%T.H.D.
      -  159 dB SPL, with 10 dB pad (nominal)
  • Noise: 17 dB
  • Dynamic Range (typical): 132 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
  • Signal-To-Noise Ratio: 77 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
  • Phantom Power requirements: 48V DC, 4.2 mA typical
  • Switches:
      -  Polar selection
      -  Flat,roll-off
      -  10 dB pad (nominal)
  • Weight: 510 g (18.0 oz)
  • Dimensions:
      -  188.0 mm (7.40") long,
      - 53.4 mm (2.10") maximum body diameter
  • Output Connectors: Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
  • Accessories Furnished:
      -  Isolation mount
      - 5/8”-27 to 3/8”-16 threaded adapter
      -  microphone dustcover
      -  wooden case
  • AT Case Style: R1

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