IK Multimedia mobile audio recording products ideal for streaming
The new Multimedia mobile audio recording products, just announced, are aimed at live musicians, podcasters and live streamers.
First up is the new iRig Stream, strictly made for streaming on a mobile device or laptop – it’s simple and easy-to-use, it’s got a stereo input with level indicator and volume control.
The iRig Stream is self-powered via the connected device, so no need for extra batteries and power supplies.
The device features a TRRS headphone plug which has an extra line for connecting your phone headset directly into the device to monitor while sending audio from the headset microphone. The device also features a loopback setting allowing you to layer your audio alongside audio from the mobile device or laptop.
Next up is the new iRig Mic Video, a compact shotgun microphone designed for various applications. The microphone is magnetized for easy mounting on several different devices, it also ships with a hot-shoe mount for easily mounting onto a DSLR camera.
The iRig Mic Video features several different connection options, either hook it up to a laptop or smart device via USB or use the analog 3.5mm jack for connecting it up to a DSLR camera.
IK Multimedia’s new podcast microphones…
A similar concept to the iRig Mic Video, the two new podcast microphones from IK Multimedia use magnets to mount onto virtually any device, both new microphones feature selectable polar patterns – Cardioid and Omnidirectional, allowing you to accurately capture a single speaker or a group sitting around the microphone.
The iRig Mic Cast 2 connects to your device with an analog 3.5mm jack, while the iRig Mic Cast HD uses a USB connection for high-quality 24-bit/96kHz digital audio transfer.
The retail pricing on the new IK Multimedia mobile audio recording products ideal for streaming is as follows:
- iRig Stream – USD $99 (Around R1500 excl. duties)
- iRig Mic Video – USD $129 (Around R2000 excl. duties)
- iRig Mic Cast 2 – USD $49 (Around R750 excl. duties)
- iRig Mic Cast HD – USD $99 (Around R1500 excl. duties)
For more information on the new IK Multimedia mobile audio recording products check their website.