AT822 (DISCONTINUED)

OnePointŪ X/Y Stereo DAT Microphone

MSRP* US$419.00

*Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price. Actual selling price may vary; please check with an authorized Audio-Technica dealer.



  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications
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  • Overview


    The AT822 has been discontinued. The AT8022 is a similar model, click here for more information.

    With a compact, lightweight design, the AT822 is ideal for DAT recording as well as television, FM and field applications. The microphone is equipped with unbalanced outputs for use with readily available audio and video equipment. Its closely matched elements provide the spatial impact and realism of a live sound field. The mic offers excellent channel separation and switchable low-frequency roll-off.
  • Features


    • Ideal for DAT recording as well as television, FM and field applications

    • Compact, lightweight design is perfect for camera-mount use

    • Closely-matched elements provide the spatial impact and realism of a live sound field

    • Excellent channel separation

    • Switchable low-frequency roll-off

    • Includes a 1.7' (0.5 m) cable (XLRF-type to stereo 3.5 mm mini-plug); and a 10' (3 m) cable (XLRF-type to two mono 3.5 mm mini-plugs)

    • Battery operation only

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTSFixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
    POLAR PATTERNX/Y Stereo
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE30-20,000 Hz
    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF150 Hz, 6 dB/octave
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY-45 dB (5.6 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    CHANNEL BALANCE<=2.5 dB
    IMPEDANCE200 ohms unbalanced
    MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVEL125 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
    DYNAMIC RANGE (typical)101 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO70 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
    BATTERY TYPE1.5V AA/UM3
    Warning: The AT822 is designed for battery operation only. Do not attempt to use when phantom power is present. Possible damage to the microphone may result.
    BATTERY CURRENT / LIFE1.2 mA / 1000 hours typical (alkaline)
    SWITCHOff, flat, roll-off
    WEIGHT5.8 oz (165 g)
    DIMENSIONS7.76" (197.0 mm) long,
    2.44" (62.0 mm) maximum head width,
    0.83" (21.0 mm) body diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTORIntegral 3-pin XLRM-type
    CABLES1.7' (0.5 m) long, 3-conductor, shielded, vinyl-jacketed, stereo cable with 3-pin XLRF-type connector at microphone end, 3.5 mm stereo mini plug at output end.
    10.0' (3.0 m) long, 3-conductor, shielded, vinyl-jacketed, stereo cable with 3-pin XLRF-type connector at microphone end, two 3.5 mm mono mini plugs with 1/4" phone plug adapters at output end.
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDGun-grip snap-in stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; camera shoe mount adapter; battery; AT8120 windscreen; soft protective pouch
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLES3
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  • Downloads

    AT822 Specification Sheet (pdf 56.67 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts