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Audio-Technica AT4047MP Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone   

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OVERVIEW

Select from omnidirectional, cardioid, and figure-of-eight polar patterns with this versatile mic.

The multi-pattern Audio-Technica AT4047MP Condenser Microphone delivers vintage sound while offering selectable omnidirectional, cardioid, and figure-8 polar patterns. The AT4047MP microphone's transformer-coupled output and specially tuned element provide sonic characteristics reminiscent of early F.E.T. studio microphone designs.

With a wide dynamic range, incredibly low self-noise and high SPL capability, the versatile Audio Technica AT4047MP microphone excels on vocals, strings, acoustic guitar, instrument ensembles, small vocal groups, and voiceovers.

FEATURES
  • Three switchable polar patterns: cardioid, omnidirectional, figure-of-eight
  • Engineered to meet the critical acoustic requirements of professional recording, broadcast, and sound reinforcement
  • Transformer-coupled output and specially tuned element provide sonic characteristics reminiscent of early F.E.T. studio microphone designs
  • Exceptionally low self-noise, wide dynamic range and high SPL capability
  • Dual-diaphragm capsule design maintains precise polar pattern definition across the full frequency range of the microphone
  • Precision-machined, nickel-plated brass, acoustic element baffle provides enhanced element stability and optimal sensitivity
  • Vintage silver-matte finish on microphone and shock mount
  • Open acoustical environment of the symmetrical housing assembly minimizes unwanted internal reflections
  • Custom shock mount provides superior isolation
  • Integral 80Hz high-pass filter switch and 10dB pad switch

For studios or stage, this mic will give you the kind of high-fidelity sound you seek. Order now!

SPECIFICATIONS

AT4047MP Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone

  • Element: Externally-polarized (DC bias) condenser
    Polar Pattern: Cardioid, Omnidirectional, Figure-of-eight
    Frequency Response: 20-18,000Hz
    Low Frequency Roll-Off: 80Hz, 12dB/octave
    Open Circuit Sensitivity: -42dB (7.9 mV), re 1V at 1 Pa
    Impedance: 100 ohms
    Maximum Input Sound Level: 155dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% THD; 165dB SPL, with 10dB pad (nominal)
    Noise: 14dB
    Dynamic Range (Typical): 141dB, 1kHz at Max SPL
    Signal-To-Noise Ratio: 80dB, 1kHz at 1 Pa
    Phantom Power Requirements: 48V DC, 3.4 mA typical
    Switches: Polar selection; Flat, roll-off, 10dB pad (nominal)
    Weight: 524g (18.5oz.)
    Dimensions: 188.0mm (7.40") long, 53.4mm (2.10") maximum body diameter
    Output Connector: Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
    Audi-Technica Case Style: R1
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Audio-TechnicaAT4047MP Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone
 
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5.0

So very versatile

By tuelles

from Delaware, USA

Pros

  • Ambience
  • Drums
  • Guitar
  • Guitar Amp
  • Piano
  • Vocals

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      Comments about Audio-Technica AT4047MP Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone:

      The AT4047MP is a "desert island" mic for sure. It does so many things so well. A truly versatile mic.

      • What best describes the environment the product was used in?:
      • Intermediate
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      • Studio
      • How long have you used this product?:
      • Over a year
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      5.0

      How do I spell "smooth"? I spell it - AT 4047MP!

      By Drummaman

      from Doylestown, OH

      Pros

      • "reedy" accordion
      • Drums
      • Guitar
      • Strings
      • Vocals
      • Voiceover/Dialog
      • woodwinds

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          Comments about Audio-Technica AT4047MP Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone:

          Having a home project studio on a budget, I scour magazine and on-line reviews thoroughly before plunking down my hard-earned coin on new gear purchases.

          I have never for an instant regretted the purchase of the 4047MP.

          With the multi-pattern capability of this mic, a pair was purchased for M/S recording, but single mic recordings have been a true pleasure with this mic as well.

          With the 4047MP, I've recorded vocals, flutes, fiddles, acoustic guitar, accordion and have used the pair as overheads for drums.

          What continually amazes me about this mic is it's ability to handle dynamics - all the while producing the silkiest high end.

          From very soft (with low mic noise) to very loud (with no distortion), this mic sounds wonderful!

          And the smooth top end requires no corrective EQ'ing like with other condenser mics.

          If you have other FET's in your collection, even the "very expensive" variety, then you owe it to yourself to listen to the 4047MP.

          If you don't have a quality FET in your mic locker yet, then the 4047MP is the one!

          • What best describes the environment the product was used in?:
          • Expert
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          • Studio
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          • Up to a year
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