MIC WARS | Audio-Technica AT2020 vs. MXL 2008
MIC WARS! The Audio-Technica AT2020 vs the MXL 2008!
The Audio-Technica AT2020 is a side-address condenser microphone. It is a 16mm medium diaphragm condenser microphone. It has a frequency response of 20Hz-20KHz. It uses an XLR cable and requires phantom power.
The MXL 2008 is a large diaphragm condenser microphone with a frequency response of 30Hz-20KHz. It is an XLR microphone, and requires phantom power.
We will test these microphones on voice for applications such as podcasts, voice-over, YouTube videos, etc…
You will hear several samples from different distances. There are raw samples and processed samples. The processed samples use iZotope Nectar 2.
Which of these microphones sound better to you?
Medium diaphragm condenser vs large diaphragm condenser… Let’s begin…