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Omnidirectional Dynamic Microphone

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  • Overview

    Audio-Technica’s AT8004 (5.93” long) omnidirectional dynamic microphone is designed for on-location interviews/sports broadcasting. It offers exceptionally clear and natural reproduction and features internal shock mounting that minimizes handling and cable noise. The microphone’s omnidirectional polar pattern is ideal for reproduction of surrounding ambience. Its rugged housing with hardened-steel grille stands up to field use. Also available as the AT8004L (9.43” long) with an extended-length handle with room for a microphone flag.
  • Features

    • Ideal for interviews, sports broadcasting and as the “mono” mic used with a stereo microphone

    • Omnidirectional polar pattern provides natural reproduction

    • Rugged housing with hardened-steel grille stands up to field use

    • Internal shock mounting minimizes handling and cable noise

  • Specifications

    POLAR PATTERNOmnidirectional
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY–51 dB (2.8 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    IMPEDANCE300 ohms
    WEIGHT160 g (5.6 oz)
    DIMENSIONS150.5 mm (5.93") long,
    35.8 mm (1.41") head diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTORIntegral 3-pin XLRM-type
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8405a stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter; soft protective pouch

  • Downloads

    AT8004 Specification Sheet (pdf 281.64 KB)
    AT8004 Submittal Sheet (pdf 311.23 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts
  • Reviews


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    Audio-TechnicaAT8004 Omnidirectional Dynamic Microphone

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    Great for eng interviews


    from Miami, FL, USA

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    • Interviews
    • Presentation/Spoken Word
    • Sounds Reinforcement


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      Comments about Audio-Technica AT8004 Omnidirectional Dynamic Microphone:

      The extra length of the mike helps in eng interviews. Good sound.

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        Does this mic use phantom power and if so at what voltage?
        Asked on 7/27/2017 by Sam from Ny

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        • Staff Reviewer


          No, being a dynamic microphone, no additional voltage is needed to operate the microphone.

          Answered on 7/31/2017 by ATUS_Specialist3
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