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The AT2005USB Cardioid Dynamic USB/XLR Microphone from Audio-Technica is a versatile handheld microphone with USB and XLR outputs. The microphone may be connected to an XLR input while simultaneously recording to your favourite Mac or Windows OS software. The AT2005USB features a rugged, handheld build and an extended frequency response for maximum detail. High quality 16-bit, 44.1 and 48 kHz convertors ensure high resolution and quality digital recordings. The AT2005USB also features a headphone output and adjustable level control for accurate, latency-free monitoring. The AT2005USB ships with an XLR cable, USB cable and tripod desk stand ideal for singers, podcasters, and more.

Key Features

  • Handheld dynamic microphone with USB digital output and XLR analogue output
  • USB output connects to your computer for digital recording, while the XLR output connects with your sound system's conventional microphone input for use in live performance
  • Smooth, extended frequency response ideally suited for podcasting, home studio recording, field recording, voiceover, and on-stage use
  • Built-in headphone jack allows you to directly monitor from your microphone
  • Adjust headphone volume with easy-to-use controls on the bottom of the microphone
  • High-quality AD convertor with 16 Bit, 44.1/48 kHz sampling rate
  • Compatible with Windows and Mac
  • Low-mass diaphragm provides excellent frequency response
  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of unwanted sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source
  • Tripod desk stand with folding legs for secure and easily portable tabletop use
  • Threaded stand clamp attaches securely to the supplied tripod or to a conventional microphone stand
  • USB and XLR cables included
  • Durable metal construction for long-lasting performance
  • On/off switch functions for both USB and analogue operation


Bit Depth16-bit
Sample Rate44.1 kHz
48 kHz
Polar PatternCardioid
Frequency Range50 Hz to 15 kHz
Power RequirementsPlug-in Power
Output Connectors3-Pin XLR, USB
Headphone Connector1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm)
Windows OSXP, Vista 32-bit, Vista 64-bit, 7 32-bit, 7 64-bit
Windows RAM64 MB Minimum
Available PortUSB
Mac OS XYes
Mac RAM64 MB Minimum
Available PortUSB
Length7.23" (183.64 mm)
Diameter2.01" (51.05 mm)
Weight9.4 oz (266 g)
Audio-Technica AT2005USB Cardioid Dynamic USB/XLR Microphone
Audio Technica
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