LIMITED EDITION Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone


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The Limited Edition ATM25/LE microphone has been discontinued. Please see the ATM250 Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone. To celebrate Audio-Technica’s 50th Anniversary, A-T has brought back its classic ATM25, offering it exclusively as a limited edition ATM25/LE Anniversary Microphone in a silver-colored metallic finish with blue accents. A unique serial number is etched on the surface of each limited edition ATM25/LE. A natural with high SPLs, the ATM25/LE hypercardioid dynamic is tailored for kick drum, percussion, brass and other highly dynamic instruments. Its rich, warm low-frequency response gives the microphone excellent presence. The microphone is equipped with a rare earth magnet and a tight hypercardioid polar pattern. It includes an integral stand clamp to provide secure mounting. To read about A-T’s history & see more 50th Anniversary Limited Edition products, click here.


  • Exclusive 50th anniversary edition in silver-colored metallic finish with serial number etched on the surface
  • Ideal for kick drum, toms, and other highly dynamic instruments
  • Handles very high SPL at close range
  • Big, warm low-frequency response with excellent presence
  • Multi-level grille and rugged construction
  • Offers very full sound on close-up vocals and dialogue
  • Corrosion-resistant contacts from gold-plated XLRM-type connector
  • Rugged, all-metal design and construction for years of trouble-free use


Element Dynamic
Polar Pattern Hypercardioid
Frequency Response 30-15,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity –54 dB (1.9 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
Weight 390 g (13.8 oz)
Dimensions 117.5 mm (4.63") long, 41.0 mm (1.61") diameter
Output Connector Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
Accessories Included Integral stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8”-27 to 3/8”-16 threaded adapter; soft protective pouch
Audio-Technica Case Style R2




ATM25/LE Specification Sheet