Audio-Technica Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

Special limited-edition anniversary products announced      09/01/12
Audio-Technica Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary


Audio-Technica is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2012 with a yearlong 50th Anniversary Celebration - 50 Years of Passionate Listening - and isintroducing a number of limited edition products, all featuring a distinct Audio-Technica 50th Anniversary design and color scheme.
The products include ATH-M50s/LE Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, ATM25/LE Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone, AE4100/LE Cardioid Dynamic Handheld Microphone, AE5400/LE Cardioid Condenser Handheld Microphone, AE6100/LE Hypercardioid Dynamic Handheld Microphone, AT4050/LE Multi-pattern Condenser Microphone and AT4050URUSHI Multi-pattern Condenser Microphone. Representing just some of Audio-Technica's offerings in their product line, these products are limited-edition versions of A-T's ATH-M50s, AE4100, AE5400, AE6100, AT4050 and the legacy product ATM25.
The LE/Anniversary limited editions, feature A-T's classic silver-colored metallic finish with blue accents, and the AT4050URUSHI sports a stunning traditional urushi lacquer finish with hand-painted Japanese maple leaves. The AE4100/LE, AE5400/LE, AE6100/LE, AT4050/LE, AT4050URUSHI and ATM25/LE all feature a unique anniversary serial number etched on the surface of each model. The AE5400/LE, AT4050/LE and AT4050URUSHI come with a specially designed, beautifully hand-crafted wooden carrying case.
Of special note, says A-T, is the ATM25/LE, a re-emergence of the classic ATM25 Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone. Based on direct input from end-users and dealers, Audio-Technica chose its 50th anniversary to bring back a special edition of the ATM25. They say that the new ATM25/LE is ideal for kick drum, toms and other highly dynamic instruments; handles very high SPL at close range; provides big, warm low-frequency response with excellent presence; offers very full sound on close-up vocals and dialogue; and features a multi-level grille and rugged construction.
Pricing and Availability:
ATH-M50s/LE: $209.00
AE4100/LE: $329.00
AE5400/LE: $629.00
AE6100/LE: $329.00
AT4050/LE: $995.00
AT4050URUSHI: $2,495.00
ATM25/LE: $489.00
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