Audio-Technica AE5400LE 50th Anniversary Handheld Condenser Microphone

No longer available at zZounds
Serious stage vocals demand a seriously advanced microphone. Audio-Technica's AT5400LE handheld condenser utilizes the same element as the AT4050 studio mic.

To celebrate Audio-Technica's 50th Anniversary, A-T has introduced a special limited edition AE5400LE Anniversary Microphone in a silver-colored metallic finish with blue accents. A unique serial number is etched on the surface of each AE5400LE. The limited edition offering comes with a beautifully crafted wooden carrying case.

The ultimate vocal performance instrument, the Artist Elite AE5400LE cardioid condenser delivers pristine sound quality demanded by the most discriminating microphone user. With its superb sonic design, this true condenser features superior anti-shock engineering for low handling noise and quiet performance. Featuring the same element as the classic AT4050 studio mic, its large-diaphragm capsule assures an accurate, natural response. It handles high SPL's and offers protection against plosives/sibilance without compromising high-frequency performance and clarity.


- Special 50th anniversary edition in silver-colored metallic finish with etched-on serial number and carefully crafted wooden carrying case
- The ultimate vocal performance instrument
- Pristine sound quality demanded by the most discriminating microphone user
- Same large-diaphragm element as the renowned AT4050 studio microphone; true condenser design
- Superior anti-shock engineering ensures low handling noise and quiet performance
- High-quality double-sided PCB uses surface-mount components. Extensive grounding plane and attention to best-practice grounding methods minimize electrical noise
- Multi-stage grille read more design offers excellent protection against plosives and sibilance without compromising high-frequency clarity
- Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source
- Custom transformer improves performance specifications by isolating against noise and RF interference, and providing excellent saturation characteristics that contribute to smooth linear sound quality
- Robust design for enduring dependability on the road
- Quiet-Flex(tm) stand clamp provides silent, flexible microphone positioning
- Integral 80 Hz HPF switch and 10 dB pad
read less

- Element: Externally Polarized (DC Bias) Condenser
- Polar Pattern: Cardioid
- Frequency Response: 20-20,000 Hz
- Low Frequency Roll-Off: 80 Hz, 12 Db/Octave
- Open Circuit Sensitivity: -40 Db (10.0 Mv) Re 1V At 1 Pa
- Impedance: 150 Ohms
- Maximum Input Sound Level: 147 dB SPL, 1 Khz At 1% T.H.D.;
157 Db Spl, With 10 Db Pad (Nominal)
- Noise: 14 Db Spl
- Dynamic Range (Typical): 133 Db, 1 Khz At Max Spl
- Signal-To-Noise Ratio: 80 Db, 1 Khz At 1 Pa
- Phantom Power Requirements: 11-52V Dc, 4 Ma Typical
- Switches: Flat, Roll-Off; 10 Db Pad (Nominal)
- Weight: 330 G (11.6 Oz)
- Dimensions: 179.0 Mm (7.05") Long,
50.0 Mm (1.97") Head Diameter
- Output Connector: Integral 3-Pin XLRM-Type
- Accessories Furnished: AT8470 Quiet-Flex(TM) Stand Clamp For 5/8"-27 Threaded Stands; 5/8"-27 To 3/8"-16 Threaded Adapter; Wooden Case
- Audio-Technica Case Style: T4

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 330-686-2600 x5000

No longer available at zZounds

In most cases, a product is unavailable because it has been discontinued by the manufacturer