This is the season of giving—and the 12 Days of Sound will provide you with gift ideas for the audio professionals in your life. Each day will focus on a different company.
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ATH-M70x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones
The new flagship model in Audio-Technica¹s critically acclaimed M-Series line of professional monitor headphones, the ATH-M70x features proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers that deliver extremely accurate, perfectly balanced audio across an extended frequency range (5 40,000 Hz). Crafted for lasting durability, the ATH-M70x offers circumaural, sound-isolating earcups that swivel 90° for easy one-ear monitoring, plus three detachable cables (1.2 m and 3.0 m straight, and 1.2 m 3.0 m coiled) and a portable, fold-flat design. These headphones excel in pro applications from studio mixing and mastering to FOH monitoring and DJing but are great for personal listening, too.
Street Price: $299.00
AT2020USBi Cardioid Condenser USB Microphone
Now there¹s no reason to compromise on sound quality just because you¹re recording on the go. The AT2020USBi cardioid condenser microphone delivers high-resolution audio (24-bit/96 kHz sampling rate) with the convenience of both USB and Lightning connection cables. So home studio and field recordists, podcasters and voiceover artists can use the AT2020USBi straight from the box to digitally capture state-of-the-art sound on their PC, Mac or Lightning-equipped iOS device. Plus, with a gain control integrated into the body of the mic, users can easily adjust the input level.
Street Price: $199.00
AT5045 Cardioid Condenser Instrument Microphone
The latest addition to Audio-Technica¹s 50 Series line of premium condensers, the AT5045 side-address instrument mic combines amazingly pure sound with a convenient, stick-type body design. In fact, despite its slim housing, the AT5045 features the largest single diaphragm of any Audio-Technica microphone. Its circuitry has been honed to the essentials for unprecedented dynamic range with remarkably musical high-fidelity performance, while the advanced internal shock mounting decouples the capsule from the mic body for excellent vibration isolation. Available as a single mic or as a stereo pair, the AT2020USBi includes an AT8481 isolation clamp, AT8165 windscreen and a protective carrying case.
Street Price: $1,399.00