Ideal for podcasting, home studio recording, field recording, and voiceover use, the ATR2500x-USB plugs into your computer or other device, and functions seamlessly with your favorite recording software. This large-diaphragm, side-address cardioid condenser reduces pickup of unwanted sounds from the sides and rear, and is equipped with a high-quality analog-to-digital converter (24-bit, up to 192 kHz) for excellent fidelity. The mic also has a headphone jack with up/down volume control buttons for direct audio monitoring. The ATR2500x-USB comes with two 2 m (6.6′) cables (USB-C to USB-C, USB-C to USB-A), a sturdy tripod desk stand, and a pivoting threaded stand mount that attaches securely to the supplied tripod or to a conventional microphone stand.
The Audio-Technica ATR2500-USB is a straightforward large diaphragm condenser mic that gets things done without any complication, and more importantly, it does so at a favorable price point. It has a cardioid polar pattern, frequency response of 30Hz to 15kHz, and the analog to digital converter handles 16 bit quality with sample rates of either 44.1 kHZ or 48 kHZ, all of which are fed to your computer via USB.
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