Premium Mobile USB Microphone : Blue Raspberry Mic Review

Blue continues it's market-leading offerings with it's latest offering, the premium portable USB microphone; the Blue Raspberry. With both USB and Apple Lightning connectivity, it's a high-quaily audio recording peripheral ideal for MacBook, iPhone or iPad tablet sound capture on the go or at your desktop.

Portable Premium Blue Raspberry Mic

USB and Lightning Support


Here's some key features in the mobile Blue Raspberry microphone review of note:
• High-quality mobile USB microphone for Skype, podcasting, live streaming, music and voice-over
• Blue mic's premium capsule circuitry for studio-quality, highly detailed sound
• An IAD Internal Acoustic Diffuser to focus vocalizations while minimizing ambient noise
• Onboard mic level, mute and headphone volume control for easy live monitoring
• 48kHz 24-bit resolution. Instant Plug-&-Play with Mac, iPhone, iPad or PC


Go Mic Connect - Mac Compatible Beam Forming Microphone

USB Microphone with Focused Pattern Technology
The Go Mic Connect is Samson's newest portable USB stereo microphone. It's a highly advanced audio recording solution for Apple computer recording, as well as Mac Skype, VOIP, conferencing and Mac OSX speech recognition.

Dual-Element USB Condenser Microphone

Focused Capture With Peripheral Noise Supression


It's somewhat unusual design is much like a webcam, the Go Mic is a compact oblong device with 2 front facing condenser mic elements. Below is a folding clip to position it atop a MacBook's lid or an LCD desktop display for optimal center positioning. On the rear is a 3.5mm stereo headphone jack for realtime audio monitoring. Atop the mic is a mute button. There's a LED behind the front metal microphone grille to indicate mute status as well as turning RED as a peak level warning indicator.

By combining Active Noise Cancellation and Focused Pattern Technology, the Go Mic Connect generates a targeted pickup pattern which focuses the mic’s sound-field toward the preferred source. This helps to ensure that cleaner, high-qaulity audio is delivered to your Mac's computer applications.

• Pattern: Omnidirectional Polar
• Mic Capsule: Dual 10mm Condenser Capsules
• Frequency Response: 20Hz to 20kHz
• Sample Rate: 44.1kHz - 48kHz
• Bit Rate: 16 Bits
• USB Power Requirements: 50Milliamps at 5V
• Color:s Available: Black or Silver
• USB Cable and Protective Pouch Included
• Windows and MacOS compatible: No driver required
• Digital Noise Reduction: Software Filter Algorithm

At the core of the Go Mic Connect is a advanced, unique version of the Samson Sound Deck software. The software’s Focused Pattern Technology allows the focus array to be positioned, as well as toggled on and off. Once set, all sound that originates outside the focus area is significantly reduced, making the Go Mic Connect ideal for business communications and mobile recording. Sound Deck’s Active Noise Cancellation improves intelligibility of the audio heard through VoIP communication, while the Echo Erase feature reduces echo or feedback caused by monitoring audio with speakers during recording.

Go Mic Connect features a custom, compact design that clips to the top of your laptop or computer monitor, as well as internally shock-mounted dual microphone capsules and a headphone output for zero-latency monitoring. Go Mic Connect combines studio-quality sound and “next-level” technology for exceptional audio via Skype, FaceTime, Google Hangouts and more.

• Portable USB stereo microphone
• Compact design clips atop your laptop or computer monitor
• Zero-latency headphone monitor output
• On-board mute switch
• Focus Pattern Technology aligns the microphone’s peak sensitivity with a desired sound source
• Active Noise Cancellation eliminates background noise for clearer communications
• Echo Erase (Windows only) minimizes feedback caused by computer speakers
• Compatible with VoIP, DAW, Chat and Speech Recognition software
• Ideal for FaceTime, YouTube, Hangouts, Skype and other conferencing platforms

Download and install the Mac OSX version of Samson Sound Deck software app from www.samsontech.com

CAD Large Capsule USB Condenser Microphone For Mac

Shopping for a great sounding, large capsule condenser mic for your Mac audio recording needs? Fo under 50 bucks, CAD's GXL2400 shock-mount USB microphone delivers smooth and sensitive sound capture at a great price!

CAD USB Microphone For MacOS

With Desktop Tripod and Shock Mount


• Microphone features a 1" Aoedein capsule which delivers studio fidelity
• Includes a quality shock mount, desktop tripod stand, and USB cable
• Windows and MacOS compatible - No driver installation required
• Perfect for voiceovers, vocals and music recording, podcasting, Skype
• Full-Range frequency response : 20Hz - 18kHz
• Backed by a full 1 year limited warranty

Low-Cost USB Condenser Microphones For Mac

Shopping for a quality but cheap condenser microphone for your Mac audio recording needs? We're seeing a large number of import microphones hitting the market that are offering quality sound reproduction at prices half that of established major brands.

Fifine USB Condenser Mic With Stand

Onboard Volume And Echo Controls


Above we have Fifine's stylish condenser mic with mini-tripod stand that offers the flexibility of it's native 3-Pin XLR interface for mixing decks, but also comes with a XLR to USB cable for direct recording to your Mac computer. On-board controls allow direct adjustment of volume and another to add digital ambient echo when desired without having to fiddle with settings in your Mac's DAW application. A foam windscreen is also included to minimize 'pop' at close range.

Blue Nessie Tri-Mode USB Condenser Mic Review

The Blue Nessie USB microphone is a versatile and adaptive Mac compatible desktop mic that's ideal for a wide variety of uses: For podcasting, dictation and speech recognition, personal music and vocal recording, and more.

Multi-Mode USB Desktop Mic For Mac

Voice + Music + Raw Recording Modes


Blue Tiki USB Dual-Mode Portable MacBook Mic Review

MacBook users on the go might find the Apple compatible Blue Tiki microphone to be an excellent choice for their music, podcast or voice recording needs on the road. The compact and highly portable Blue Tiki mic delivers far higher audio quality than your Apple laptop's internal microphone can ever hope to achieve.

Blue Tiki MacBook Mic

Portable Dual-Mode Condenser Element


Designed to plug directly into your MacBook Pro or Air's USB port, it's diminutive size makes it easy to take along in your MacBook sleeve or cases pocket while taking up very little space.

Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Mic Review

Looking for a compact, stylish and unobtrusive desktop microphone that's ideal for an Apple Mac mini or Macintosh Pro tower? Samson's golf-ball sized Meteorite USB condenser mic can be a great choice for Apple desktop computers that don't come with a built-in microphone.

Samson Meteorite USB Mic

Ideal For Mac mini or Mac Pro


14mm condenser microphone diaphragm
Pickup pattern: Cardioid
44.1/48kHz, 16-bit resolution
Flat, smooth frequency response of 20Hz-20kHz
USB bus powered - iPad compatible with USB Lightning Adapter
Chrome-plated body : White & Matte Black Editions Available
Removable magnetic base for optimal desktop positioning

Samson Go-Mic Compact USB MacBook Microphone

Looking for a travel-friendly, Mac compatible compact microphone to take on the road with your Apple MacBook laptop? Samson's small and light weight Go Mic portable USB microphone is a great option for Mac users on the go. It features two pickup patterns: Omnidirectional or Cardioid. There's also a 1/8" zero-lag headphone jack for realtime monitoring.

Dual-Pattern Portable MacBook Mic

Samson GoMic USB Travel Microphone


With a clever fold-and-go portable mic design, it folds flat for minimal space requirements when traveling and pivots upward when your ready to record sound on your MacBook. This specially designed protective base can clip atop a laptop's screen or be used on the desktop. The pivoting head can help aim the condenser mic element in an optimal direction for recording music, podcasts, vocals, or instruments without needing a separate microphone stand. A protective case is also included for safe transport in your Apple laptop's sleeve or carry case.

CAD U7 USB Conference Room Mic Review

Looking for a business class conference room microphone that's Mac compatible and offers easy USB plug and play setup? CAD's U7 is a popular choice for small to large business meeting room audio capture.

Stylish Conference Table Mic

360 Degree Pickup Pattern USB Mic


The U7 tabletop mic offers frequency response specifically tailored and optimized for speech. The condenser microphone element delivers high sensitivity and an omnidirectional pick-up pattern for 360 degree coverage. It's long 10-foot USB cable allows for versatile mic placement on your conferencing table. Lastly, a low profile and compact design allows for unobtrusive conference recording.

Mac Compatible USB SpeakerPhones For Conferencing Rooms

With teleconferencing displacing expensive travel for meetings, the demand for video and voice conference peripherals is exploding. If you're in the market for a Mac compatible speakerphone system, there's a good selection of Apple-friendly USB speakerphones that are plug-and-play with MacOS and simple to connect and configure for your business conferencing room setup.