Does Audio Technica AT2020 use XLR?
The AT2020 is a side-address studio microphone that utilizes a standard XLR output. Also, it is a condenser microphone that, as discussed in our Condenser Microphone Question of the Week, requires phantom power to operate. So you will need to use an adapter to connect the mic to your computer.
Is the AT2020 good for vocals?
The AT2020 delivers in every aspect that you want a good quality cardiod condenser mic to offer. The vocals are clean, crisp, and very direct.
Can you use AT2020 without audio interface?
Because the AT2020 requires 48V phantom power. This essentially boosts the microphone to line level so you’re able to hear what’s going on. For that, we’ll need an Audio Interface. What does an Audio Interface Do?