[caption id="attachment_2361" align="alignright" width="300"] Audio Technica AT2020USB USB
Cardioid Condenser Microphone @ $130.00[/caption]
Last week, we featured five quality dynamic vocal mics
to help those of you out there who needed a few solid suggestions. Today, we're taking a look at five quality condenser vocal mics that are sure to feel right at home in your collection or as your main workhorse.
Audio Technica AT2020 USB
Similar to the standard AT2020 as far as specs are concerned but able to connect directly to a computer, the AT2020 USB is a great choice for home musicians as well as podcasters. This mic is known for its tonal consistency across a wide dynamic range along with a subtle sweet-spot which enhances the upper mid-range and lower treble frequencies. Its cardioid polar pattern and low mass diaphragm also help reduce the unwanted pickup of sound from the sides and rear to improve clarity as you record. The AT2020 USB also works perfectly with high-end digital recording equipment thanks to its low self-noise. If you’re looking for a no-nonsense, plug and play mic that boasts quality sound, the AT2020 USB should easily fit the bill. Continue reading →