The Apogee Mic 96K is a Windows-compatible USB microphone built for constructed to deliver quality recordings in a convenient and consistent manner. Whether the input signal is a guitar, voice, piano, drums, synthesizer, etc—the Mic 96K is more than capable of handling it.
The device is essentially tripartite in that it contains a mic pre and A/D converter (up to 96kHz, 24-bit) in addition to its microphone. The unit has been customized to deliver a high quality, low noise signal that outshines other digital microphones.
Mic 96K Features
PureDIGITAL connection for pristine sound quality
Studio quality cardioid condenser microphone
Up to 96kHz, 24-bit analog-to-digital conversion
Studio quality microphone preamp with up to 40dB of gain
No configuration, just plug in and record
Control knob allows easy input level adjustment
Multicolor LED for status indication and input level monitoring
Designed for vocal and acoustic instrument recording
Also great for recording interviews, podcasts, voice overs, and audio for DSLR video
All metal construction
Extremely compact and portable
Works with GarageBand
Bus-powered by Windows or Mac computer (no batteries or external power required)