Cardioid Condenser USB Microphone


Advanced Performance for Creators

  • 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
  • Soft-touch capacitive mute button on body to quickly and silently mute audio at the microphone
  • High-resolution AD convertor with 24-Bit/96 kHz sampling rate for extremely clear, natural sound reproduction.
  • The two-state LED indicator ring lights blue when powered and lights red when muted
  • Directional pickup minimizes background noise
  • Accessories Included: Custom desk stand, USB-C to USB-A cable with USB-A to USB-C adapter

    The AT2020USB-X is a reimagining of the popular AT2020USB+ microphone. The AT2020USB-X was specially designed to meet the needs of content creators, making it the best microphone for streaming, podcasting, recording music, gaming and video recording. This Audio-Technica microphone offers the critically acclaimed, award-winning sound of the original AT2020 with the convenience of a plug-and-play USB-C operation with a custom desk stand.

    This content creator microphone ensures extremely clear, natural sound reproduction thanks to the high-resolution A/D convertor (up to 24-bit/96 kHz sampling rate). This USB-C microphone proves itself to be a high-quality microphone for recording music at home by using directional pickup (cardioid) that keeps the focus on your voice or another chosen sound source. The smooth, extended frequency response is also ideally suited for streaming, podcasting, and music and video production.

    The AT2020USB-X features a built-in headphone jack with volume control to let you directly monitor the microphone signal with no delay. It also offers a mix control to let you blend the microphone’s audio with audio from the computer, and has a silent touch-sensitive mute button to quickly and easily mute audio at the microphone.

    Whether you are looking for the best streaming microphone or looking to enhance your content creation for network videos, the AT2020USB-X is the optimal choice for all types of content creation.

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  • AT2020USB-X Specifications


    Fixed-charge back plate permanently polarized condenser

    Polar Pattern


    Frequency Response

    20 ~ 20,000 Hz

    Phantom Power

    USB power (5V DC)

    Bit Depth

    16 bit/24 bit

    Sample Rate

    44.1 kHz / 48 kHz / 88.2 kHz / 96 kHz


    Headphone level control, Mix control, Mute


    373 g


    142.0 mm - long, 52.0 mm - maximum body diameter

    Output Connector

    USB Type-C

    Headphone Output

    110 mW (at 1 kHz, 1% T.H.D., 32 ohms) , Ø3.5 mm stereo mini-jack

    Supported Operating Systems

    Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows 11
    macOS Catalina, macOS Big Sur, macOS Monterey;
    USB2.0 compliant

    Accessories Furnished

    Stand (AT8702);
    ⅜”-16 to ⅝”-27 threaded adapter;
    USB cable (2.0 m, USB Type-C to USB Type-A);
    USB conversion adapter (USB-Type-A to USB Type-C)


    audio technica support AT2020USB-X_QSG.pdf - AT2020USB-X Quick Start Guide
    audio technica support AT2020USB-X_UM_EN.pdf - AT2020USB-X User Manual