Audio-Technica AT4040 Reviews 5

What I like the most about this microphone is its versatility, clarity and smoothness, it is also very durable and solid built. As I stated before, this mic is perfect for vocals, acoustic instruments and overheads, however regarding lead vocals recording, it may not be the best choice for everyone; it feels a little bit bottom heavy and some vo... [read more on Audiofanzine]

Pjones9 rated this unit 5 on 2014-07-31.

The Audio-Technica AT4040 is a great little beast that will sound better than any of the lower end Chinese microphones on the market, but that's not saying much. It works very well on me, but there are vocalists it just should not be on. However, even if you place it on these unsuited voices, the results will still be much better than the "boost... [read more on Audiofanzine]

Kierkes rated this unit 5 on 2011-07-06.

I like this microphone, for the price it's really pretty awesome. As another reviewer mentioned, it's much better than most LDC mics in its price range as it doesn't have the harsh sound that those do. I like to use it at home more than in the actual studio, as the place I work has better mics than this. If I was going to use this microphone, I'... [read more on Audiofanzine]

mooseherman rated this unit 4 on 2010-12-01.

I have been using a pair of these for a long time as drum room mics, and ambient mics for various other purposes. I personally find the transient response on these mics to be phenomenal despite the deceivingly low price tag. The sound overall is very rich and and full. You don't get that harsh, cheap sound that you get on many other large dia... [read more on Audiofanzine]

afterglow479 rated this unit 4 on 2008-10-02.

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