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Samson C01U Pro USB Studio Condenser Microphone

C01U Pro USB Studio Supercardioid Condenser Microphone with a 20Hz - 18kHz Frequency Response.


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As the second act to the world's first USB microphone, the C01U, the CO1U Pro adds a headphone output for zero latency-monitoring and an improved signal-to-noise ratio to ensure the natural warmth and detail of vocal and instrumental performances are captured in your recordings.

Ideal for Recording
The C01U Pro is the ideal solution for musicians, producers, broadcasters, as well as recording audio for YouTube videos, voiceovers and podcasts. A large, 19 mm diaphragm captures all the nuances of your voice, making the C01U PRO ideal for hip-hop/rap artists, singer-songwriters and ADR (automated dialogue replacement) work with video editing suites. In addition, the mic element is shock-mounted within a solid die-cast metal construction to minimize unwanted handling noise/vibrations on your recordings.

Capturing audio at a 16-bit 44.1/48 kHz resolution with a smooth, flat frequency response of 20Hz–20kHz, the C01U Pro ensures the authentic projection of both high and low frequencies to your favorite DAW or recording app.

Compatible with Mac and PC
In addition, Samson maintains its longstanding commitment to user convenience with plug-and-play operation (no driver installation necessary), USB power via Mac, PC or iPad (cable included), as well as an included tripod stand and swivel mount for optimal desktop placement. CO1U Pro is even compatible with iPads and iPhones (4S and later) using Apple's Lightning USB Camera Adapter or Camera Connection Kit (30-pin) for those seeking to achieve pro-level sound on-the-go.


  • Smooth, flat frequency response of 20Hz–20kHz
  • Supercardiod pickup pattern
  • 16-bit, 44.1/48kHz resolution
  • Large, 19 mm diaphragm ensures pristine studio-quality audio
  • Headphone output for zero-latency monitoring
  • Ideal for recording music, ADR work, Sound Foley, voiceovers, audio for YouTube videos
  • Vastly improves Skype, FaceTime, VoIP applications and speech-to-text dictation software
  • Solid die-cast metal construction
  • Shock-mounted mic element
  • Peak LED indicator
  • Plug-and-play, no driver installation required
  • Compatible with most recording software and apps
  • USB bus powered via Mac, PC or iPad
  • Includes tripod stand, swivel mount and USB cable

Get your Samson C01U Pro USB Studio Condenser Microphone  today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • USB Microphone
  • Tripod Stand
  • Swivel Mount
  • USB Cable
  • Owner's Manual

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I would recommend this product


I use this product to record my singing and rap vocals and it does a great job. It captures your voice direct, and it eliminates alot of background noise, so it is a good mic to have if you do not record in a studio. It makes mixing alot easier for me as well because I do not have to filter so many flaws out of my vocals. I have been using this mic for years, and it has always given me great quality.



Great Mic


I am teacher trying to teach online from home. This mic made all the difference in the world. Students can clearly hear me now. What a difference a quality mic makes!



Sam Ash Rocks


This mic performed well for our needs, but the buying experience exceeded all expectations. My rep couldn't have been more knowledgeable and helpful- he helped me find exactly what I needed on time and on budget.



Great Starter Mic For Podcasting


Nice, sturdy mic. I may buy a different stand for it, but overall, very good.


The Pines


Very Good Mic for home recording


I am a songwriter and use the mic to record Garage band work tapes and demos. Super easy to use. I just plugged it in and it was good to go. The sound was good as well. I would definitely recommend it.

Brooklyn Nick

Brooklyn, NY


Samson for the win!


It doesn't get much simpler than this microphone! The USB goes directly into your computer and works immediately with any DAW! The response is great for the price and for he size! This microphone would be great for podcasts or someone just getting into home recording! This is a real hands-on review from Kris @ Sam Ash Cincinnati

Kris "Soxs" Kirker

Cincinnati, Ohio


Clarity and USB in one!


Whether you're just starting out or if you're looking for a cost-effective USB mic, this is an excellent choice. It provides a nice and even response across the frequency range (20Hz-20kHz) and is very easy to set up in any DAW. With the USB connection, you don't even need an audio interface. The body is all metal, making it very durable. And with the included stand and USB cable, you can be up and running in minutes of opening the box for your vocal recording, Skyping, or many other applications. This is a real hands on product review by Steve at Sam Ash in Lyndhurst, OH.


Cleveland, OH


Professional Sound with USB Ease


I've worked with many different USB Microphones over the years, mostly with OSX computers, but this one stands out in the pack. As if the easy set-up wasn't enough for this price, the quality is superlative! This would be great for podcasting or any other voice based communication. This is a hands-on product review from Blake @ Sam Ash Cleveland

Blake RD

Cleveland, OH


Nice mic for the classrom


Needed a mic for the classroom. Worked great with low-latency. Very good sound and captured a small group of kids with no problem. Nice inexpensive mic! This is a real hands on product review from Warren @ Sam Ash Buffalo Grove


Chicago, Il


C01U Pro USB Studio Condenser Microphone

4.5 39


Microphone Type USB
Polar Pattern Super-Cardioid
Capsule/Diaphragm Size 19 mm diaphragm
Resolution 16-bit, 44.1/48kHz resolution
Maximum SPL 130 dB
Power Source USB Bus Powered
Headphone Jack Yes
Weight 2.5 lbs.
Dimensions 2.125 x 7 x 2.125 inches (WxHxD)
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for TWO years and labor for TWO years from date of purchase.  The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions. ALL rechargable batteries are covered for a period of 90 DAYS from date of purchase.

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