Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone

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4.5

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Samson's Meteorite is the universal solution for capturing high-quality recordings on your computer.

Meteorite is ideal for podcasting, creating audio for YouTube videos and recording music on your favorite software or apps. This sleek microphone will also vastly improve your ability to communicate with friends, family and business associates on programs like Skype, FaceTime and other VoIP software.

  • When combined with the iPad using Apple's Lightning USB Camera Adapter or Camera Connection Kit (30-pin), Meteorite is a great tool for making music on-the-go.

  • There is no need for drivers, as the mic can be directly connected to any computer via its integrated USB cable and is compatible with most computer-based digital audio software.

Diverse In Design
Meteorite's USB mic capabilities, combined with its ultra-portable design, make it the perfect mic accessory for any desktop or mobile recording situation. In addition, its stylish chrome-plated is sure to bring a modern, cutting edge look to your computer setup.

The Point Of No Return... Is Superior Sound
Meteorite presents an immediate improvement over your computer or tablet's internal microphone, bypassing their standard mic capsules and noisy soundcards in favor of the Meteorite's studio-quality 14mm capsule, cardiod pickup pattern and dedicated audio conversion path. Meteorite's larger condenser diaphragm provides a smooth, flat frequency response to capture the natural warmth and dynamics of your voice. And the mics 16-bit, 44.1/48kHz resolution ensures the audio recorded sounds as authentic as hearing it live. Use the Meteorite once, and you’ll never look back.

State Your Position
No matter the application, mic placement is everything! Meteorite mounts to a magnetic base that lets you tilt and swivel the microphone to customize its positioning to your exact preferences. You can even take the microphone off the base and speak directly into it for recording or communicating in crowded noisy environments.

Features:
  • 14mm diaphragm USB condenser microphone
  • Perfect for high quality recording in desktop and home studio environments
  • Ultra-clear voice capture for Skype, FaceTime and voice recognition software applications
  • Plugs directly into any computer with a USB input, no driver installation required
  • Compatible with most computer-based digital audio software
  • Cardioid pickup pattern
  • 16-bit, 44.1/48kHz resolution
  • Smooth, flat frequency response of 20Hz–20kHz
  • Integrated USB cable
  • iPad and USB bus powered
  • Chrome-plated body
  • Removable magnetic base for optimal desktop positioning

Get your Samson Metrorite USB Mic today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

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SamsonMeteorite USB Condenser Microphone
 
4.5

(based on 20 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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      4.0

      Podcasting gets a voice!

      By 

      from Indianapolis, IN

      Staff Reviewer

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            Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

            The world of Podcasting has grown drastically over that last few years. The fact that anyone at home can have a voice that impacts someone around the world, it quite huge. One of the biggest issues podcasters are facing is poor sound. Samson has been introducing USB based microphones for almost 10 years and very successfully. With their latest effort, they not only made a better sounding microphone, but the price id ridiculously low. I have used this microphone for podcasting and I really like it. It's easy to use and it is clear, what else can I ask for?

            "This has been a real hands-on review by Jamie @ Sam Ash Music Indy,"

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            5.0

            Compatible and clean

            By 

            from Charlotte, NC

            Staff Reviewer

            Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

            Finally, a mic that gives the rest of us control over our audio content and quality! No drivers necessary, USB connectivity and compatible with most apps and programs. Cleans up the usual noise and gives great sound quality to boot.

            This is a real hands on review by Chris at Sam Ash Charlotte.

             
            3.0

            Podcasting & Narrating

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            from Sarasota, FL

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                  Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                  Good microphone for Podcasting or dubbing narratives over video streams or webcam video. Easy to use and Syncs up nicely.

                  This is a hands on review from Dylan @ Sam Ash Sarasota

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                  4.0

                  Awesome!

                  By 

                  from Sam Ash White Plains

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                        Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                        This little mic is so cool! USB makes it very easy to use and convenient. Great for simple recording and mic uses such as skype and podcasts. Really makes a difference in clearity. A huge step up from the built in microphone in your computer. The magnetic mount is a plus too! Great for the price.

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                        4.0

                        Great gift idea

                        By 

                        from Edison, NJ

                        Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                        This little meteorite mic is great for people who are on their ipads and want to sound better on skype and face time. Excellent bang for you buck. Perfect stocking stuffer.

                        This is a hands-on product review by Tamir @ Sam Ash Edison

                         
                        5.0

                        Great little mic

                        By 

                        from WHITE PLAINS, NY

                        Pros

                        • Lightweight
                        • Portable

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Podcasts
                          • Recording

                          Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                          Would recommend for using for skype, podcasting, or any recording. Great mic that comes with a magnetic mount to ensure stability and noise reduction. This is a real hands on product review from Arturo@ Sam Ash White Plains

                           
                          5.0

                          Awsome!!! Love it!!!

                          By 

                          from White Plains

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                          • Expectations
                          • Great Design
                          • price

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Music Software
                            • Podcasting
                            • Youtube

                            Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                            The Samson Metorite USB microphone exceeded what I expected for the price. I plugged it in and my computer picked it up immediately. Performance was effortless. I used it for a youtube tutorial and had no problems at all.

                            I am a reviewer from Sam Ash White Plains

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                            5.0

                            Great lil mic

                            By 

                            from Dallas, TX

                            Staff Reviewer

                            Pros

                            • Portable
                            • USB

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Recording

                              Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                              Great mic for recording on the go. The iPad feature is a good touch for traveling artists. The design looks awesome and I love the functionality. Sounds good. Works well with any computer system so you won't have to download any extras.

                              Hands on review from Mercy @ Sam Ash Dallas.

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                              5.0

                              A real sweet simple quality mic

                              By 

                              from Cincinanti,OH

                              Staff Reviewer

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                              • price
                              • Quality sound
                              • Size

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                                Best Uses

                                • Home Recording

                                Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                                Blue has made a great little condenser mic perfect for uploading Youtube videos or talking on Skype. The quality is exceptional and I have even used it for recording live bedroom and posting videos. I am as staff reviewer at Sam Ash Music.

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                                4.0

                                Great audio for a cheap price

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                                from Cleveland

                                Staff Reviewer

                                Pros

                                • Portable
                                • USB connection

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Podcast
                                  • Youtube

                                  Comments about Samson Meteorite USB Condenser Microphone:

                                  This is a great little USB mic that can be used in many small applications. Plug and go compatibility makes this perfect for better audio in everything from podcasting to youtube videos. It comes with a magnetic base so you can get the perfect placement for whatever the application. Its also able to connect to an ipad with the appropriate 30 pin adaptor cable.

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                                  The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for One year and labor for One year from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

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