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Audio Technica AT2020USB+ USB Microphone

Equipped with a USB output, the AT2020USB+ is designed for digitally capturing music or any acoustic audio source using your favorite recording software.


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The microphone offers the critically acclaimed, award-winning sound of the AT2020, with studio-quality articulation and intelligibility perfect for singer/songwriters, podcasters, voice-over artists, field recorders, and home studio recorders.

The AT2020USB+ features a built-in headphone jack with volume control that allows you to directly monitor your microphone signal with no delay. It also offers mix control that blends microphone and pre-recorded audio. The microphone’s cardioid pickup pattern delivers excellent off-axis rejection, while its A/D converter with a 16-bit, 44.1/48 kHz sampling rate ensures extremely articulate sound reproduction.

Audio-Technica’s state-of-the-art design and manufacturing techniques ensure that the microphone complies with the company’s renowned consistency and reliability standards.

  • Condenser microphone with USB output for digital recording
  • High quality A/D converter with 16 bit, 44.1/48 kHz sampling rate for superb audio
  • Headphone jack with volume control allows you to monitor the microphone signal with no delay
  • Mix control allows you to blend your microphone signal and pre-recorded audio
  • High-output internal headphone amplifier delivers superior clarity and musical detail as well as more volume overall
  • Smooth, extended frequency response ideally suited for podcasting, home studio recording, field recording and voiceover use
  • Compatible with Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000 and Mac OS X
  • Tripod desk stand with folding legs for secure and easily portable tabletop use

Get your Audio Technica AT2020USB+ USB Microphone today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

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Things You Will Get:

  • AT2020USB+ USB Microphone
  • Pivoting stand mount
  • Threaded Adapter
  • Soft Protective Pouch
  • Tripod Desk Stand
  • 10' USB cable

I absolutely love it.


I used to have an AT2020 back then, then I bought an AT2035, then I bought an AT4040. Over the years, I have changed my workflow and of course, learned a lot in mixing. Now, the ease of use is a lot more important to me than it was back then. I guess I was new to recording and enjoyed putting stuff together. BUT, the main thing about the 2020USB+ to me is the sound quality. It is STEALING for this price. You just get the raw signal, cut a little low end, compress it, and you have extraordinary vocal quality right there. And what I experienced, that the sound is very responsive to digital EQs. I tried Waves REQ, VEQ, SSL EQ on it and I also have an UAD-1 with Neve and a few others. The sound of the 2020USB+ responds differently to all, which means it record a very detailed, rich signal.


Ózd, BAZ, Hungary, EU


this microphone is used on a Macbook pro and is excellent.


I record audio for the book I am writing and use the computer to transcribe it. The clear undistorted recording leads to almost flawless reproduction on the page. I have also used the mic to record audio from speakers of very old records and again the results are excellent. Pick your recording environment carefully.


Stow, Ohio


Don't waste your time with this


worked first time out of the box but has since not worked. no blue light, not recognised.




Stay away from this if you have windows 10


I spent a lot of money on this, and the quality has always been poor. Volume levels are very low even if you talk into the microphone at very close range. The only fix is to digitally up the volume with all the hiss and hum that this brings with it. It turns out it's a windows driver issue, and audio-technica have completely failed to provide a replacement driver. Quite frankly, I feel as though I've had my money stolen from me.

David C



Stay away if you are using windows 10


Was a great mic when I first bought it and used it with windows 8. After uppgrading to windows 10 the sound quality is really bad. It still "works" but the recorded volume is extremely low. If you raise the volume, the noise will get so high that the recording is trash. Many people have complained about this, but no action is made by Audio Technica or Microsoft.




Will not work on my Windows 10 laptop.


Worked great on my laptop until I updated it from Windows 7 to Windows 10. Worked great while I could use it...


Camp Hill, PA


May not work with Windows 10


I like this microphone, but it appears as it it will not work with Windows 10.


Camp Hill, PA

I am impressed


First off, I am not a professional in this field. In fact this is the most expensive microphone that I have ever used. However that means I went into this blind and I have a pretty different perspective in this field. This prouduct was very easy to use. I just plugged it in and it worked. I use the microphone for some YouTube videos and it was very simple to use in every program. Just to test, I I tried it out in the windows camera app as well as some apps like skype and google hangouts. In those programs you're not really going to want to buy a mic this expensive and you may want to go for something cheaper. In the end this is an easy and good sounding mic that is a great choice if your just starting out.


Springfield Missouri


YES, it's worth the small price!!!


Well, let me start by sharing... I owned a Music Store in the late 70s early 80s- We sold Audio Technica products even back then... I'm a Professional Musician, Producer, Multi-Instrumentalist... One has to step back from the instantaneous, social media- bash, dash, "hecto-confusing", gratification/confusion World we now live in... By stepping back... remember what you paid for this mic... It's well worth the admission , the set up ( plug and play), and the ever hanging ways to records music and voice. This , considering it's price, really checks all of the boxes... Enjoy your time, enjoy your music and enjoy LIFE :-) Thx AT- good Mic at this price point!!!

Music Man South

Southern USA


Great Mic


This is one of the best usb mics on the market. I use this microphone to do voice overs and a twitch talk show. I love it, it's easy to use and has no static like the Bule yeti.




AT2020USB+ USB Microphone

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Series AT
Model AT2020USB+
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz
Output Impedence N/A
Dynamic Range (SPL) N/A
Low Cut Filter No
Connector Type USB
Pad No
Self Noise 9.5dB
Power USB Power (5V DC)
Weight 13.6 oz
Dimensions 6.38"L x 2"D
Matched Pair No
Audio Resolution 16-bit/48kHz
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for one year and labor for one year from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.