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Stylish Samson Meteor USB Desktop Recording Mic For Mac

The Mac compatible Samson Meteor condenser mic is the perfect USB microphone solution for sound or music recording on your laptops and computers especially for MacBook or Macintosh desktop computer users. Being ideal for your home recording studio, it is also perfect for podcasting, video conferencing via FaceTime, iChat, Mac Skype conferencing, or for clean dictation when using Apple’s voice recognition software.

Samson Meteor USB Microphone For Mac

Onboard Mute and 1/8th Inch Headphone Monitoring Port

It produces rich, quality recording of audio for any application. This mic has one of the biggest condenser diaphragms which is 25mm, larger than many other competing available compact USB mics. Its smooth frequency response, cardioid pickup pattern, and the 14.1/48 kHz, 116 bit resolution gives professional audio results no matter what sound source you choose to record.

Built-In Microphone Stand

The matte black or chrome-plated body of the Samson Meteor includes a stylish design and convenience with fold-out legs which look really amazing on your desktop. Also, the legs are adjustable to the optimal angle and position for any application on recording from the acoustic guitar into the speech or vocals. There’s also an integrated, threaded mic stand adapter at the bottom for you to be able to mount the mic on a standard desktop stand or a boom arm.

A stereo output of the 1/8” headphone with no latency headphone volume knob and monitoring gives the user full control. There’s a push-button mute switch on the microphone to give audio silence when needed during a video conference or recording session. This is what makes this podcast mic for Mac users a unique and all-in-one solution that will let you make fantastic recordings on your Apple computer.

Cheap-er USB Condenser Studio Microphones Arrive

Shopping for a cheap USB computer microphone for your Mac recording studio? A new wave of stylish import mics arriving from China are hitting the shelves that feature sensitive, responsive condenser microphone elements at value prices. As we've seen in many other computer peripheral market segments, they'll put a lot of pricing pressure on the big-name microphone manufacturers like Samson, MXL, Shure, Blue, Audio Technica and others.

Cheap USB Studio Microphone

Onboard Volume & Echo Controls

Above we have an affordable USB condenser mic from a brand called for around $30 USD that offers a sturdy, solid-metal body with gold chrome plated element screen. The microphone includes a desktop tripod stand and an 7 foot XLR to USB microphone interface converter cable. A foam windscreen to cover the mic element is also included. Onboard, there are two adjustment knobs, one for overall volume level - and another for echo suppression.

Multi-Mode Desktop Microphone For Mac Sound Recording

Designed to combat the most common pitfalls of recording, The Blue Nessie adaptive USB desktop microphone automatically adapts to whatever you're recording, applying professional studio processing to produce expertly finished sound, without the need for additional mixing or editing.

Tri-Mode USB Desktop Condenser Mic

Blue Microphones Versatile Nessie Microphone

• Perfect for recording vocals, instruments, podcasts, voiceovers, audio for videos & more
• Automatically applies fundamental recording techniques for instantly polished results
• Includes pro features like headphone monitoring, mute, pop filter and shockmount
• Select from three preset recording modes - Music, Vocals, or Raw
• Works with your favorite sound recording apps on Mac, Linux or PC

Easy Plug-N-Play Connectivity On Any OS
The Nessie mic connects via USB with Windows, Mac OSX or Linux computers with driverless installation. For mobile recording on IOS, you can optionally connect to an Apple iPad using Apple's Lightning Adapter and a powered USB hub.

Instantly Refines Results
The Nessie USB desktop mic professionally enhances your audio so that you get polished podcasts, interviews, music, video and live-stream broadcasts and more, automatically.

Focus On The Performance, Not On Your Recording
Nessie helps insure high-quality recording by delivering optimized, enhanced studio caliber sound for desktop recording of vocals, instruments, podcasts, voiceover tasks and more.

Built-in Pop Filter and Internal Shockmount
For optimal positioning, Nessie's capsule head adjusts with pivoting flexibility. The built-in shockmount and studio-caliber pop-filter reduce unwanted vibrations and rumblings - while it's adaptive digital processing, includes automatic level control, dynamic EQ equalization, and a de-esser can auto-magically refine and smooth your audio signal in real-time.

3 Versatile Adaptive Recording Modes
Nessie's three user-selectable recording modes are optimized for detailed instrument capture, smooth vocals, as well as an option for raw audio for manual post-production editing. The Nessie USB mic employs a single, custom-tuned condenser cardioid pattern condenser element.

Headphone Output Jack With No Latency
The Blue Nessie includes a zero-latency headphone output to directly monitor your recording session, completely eliminating any distracting audio delay. Instant mute as well as headphone volume control are conveniently located directly on the microphone's base.