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AT8022

X/Y Stereo Microphone


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  • Overview


    Ideal for video camera-mount use, stereo field recording, interviews and home recording, Audio-Technica’s versatile AT8022 stereo condenser offers a compact housing and the pristine sound quality of a live sound field. Its coincident capsule configuration produces an X/Y stereo image in a small housing. The microphone is supplied with two cables for use with either pro or consumer gear. It offers switchable low-frequency roll-off and the convenience of battery or phantom power. The microphone is fully RoHS-compliant – free from all substances specified in the EU directive on the reduction of hazardous substances (RoHS).
  • Features


    • Innovative capsule configuration produces accurate stereo image in smaller housing

    • Compact, lightweight design is perfect for video camera-mount use as well as for stereo field recording, interviews and home recording

    • Ideal for use with handheld digital recording devices

    • Operates on battery or phantom power—for use with pro or consumer equipment

    • Switchable low-frequency roll-off

    • Includes two cables: one balanced (two 3-pin XLRM-type connectors at output); one unbalanced (3.5 mm TRS at output)

    • RoHS-compliant – free from all substances specified in the EU directive on the reduction of hazardous substances (RoHS)

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTFixed-charge back plate permanently polarized condenser
    POLAR PATTERNX/Y Stereo
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE20-15,000 Hz
    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF80 Hz, 18 dB/octave
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITYPhantom: –38 dB (12.5 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    Battery: –38 dB (12.5 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    CHANNEL BALANCE<2.5 dB
    IMPEDANCEPhantom: 250 ohms
    Battery: 300 ohms
    MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVELPhantom: 128 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
    Battery: 120 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
    DYNAMIC RANGE (typical)Phantom: 109 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    Battery: 101 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO75 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
    PHANTOM POWER REQUIREMENTS11-52V DC, 2 mA typical (each channel)
    BATTERY TYPE1.5V AA/UM3
    BATTERY CURRENT / LIFE0.7 mA / 700 hours typical
    (alkaline)
    SWITCHBattery On/Off; Flat, roll-off
    WEIGHT247 g (8.7 oz)
    DIMENSIONS186.0 mm (7.32") long,
    47.6 mm (1.87") head diameter
    21.0 mm (0.83") maximum body diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTORIntegral 5-pin XLRM-type
    CABLESBalanced: 2.0 m (6.5') long, 8 conductor, shielded, vinyl-jacketed stereo cable with 5-pin XLRF-type connector at microphone end and two 3-pin XLRM-type connectors at output end;
    Unbalanced: 0.6 m (2.0') long stereo cable with 5-pin XLRF-type connector at microphone end and 3.5 mm TRS connector at output end
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8405a stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; windscreen; battery; soft protective pouch
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLES12
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    AT8022 Specification Sheet (pdf 333.25 KB)
    AT8022 Submittal Sheet (pdf 197.57 KB)
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