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X/Y StereoAudio-Technica AT825

X/Y Stereo Condenser Stereo Microphone

The AT825 is a stereo FET condenser microphone designed primarily for field use — DAT, camera mount, etc.

The mic has two miniature electret condenser capsules mounted at 110° for XY-stereo recording.

The mic has a 5-pin XLRM jack, and ships with a 5m Y-cable (XLR5F to two XLR3M).

It can be powered via phantom power (5–52V) or via a single AA battery.

Includes AT8405a stand clamp for 5/8''-27 threaded stands; battery; AT8120 windscreen; soft protective pouch.

Electronic Musician, 2003

The AT825 was a consistently good performer, typically producing a well-balanced and seemingly preequalized sound. The mic tends to highlight certain defining frequencies in the lows, high mids, and highs while downplaying typically troublesome low mids.

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Specifications

Frequency Response - X/Y StereoClick Graph to Compare!
AT825 X/Y Stereo Frequency Response Chart
Pickup Patterns Pads & Filters
X/Y Stereo (4.4 mV/Pa; 30 - 20,000 Hz)
  • Filter: HPF (Via Switch)
Capsule Dimensions Impedance SPL/Noise
Diameter n/a
200 Ohms (Low) Max SPL: 126 dB
Weight Length Max Diameter Interface(s)
240g (8.47oz) 214mm (8.43'') 62mm (2.44'')
  • 5-pin XLR male (1)
Power Specifications
  • Requires phantom power
  • Has battery compartment (1.5V AA/UM3)
  • Phantom voltage: 5-52v

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