The Rode NT1-A Microphone/USB Preamp Bundle is a B&H Kit perfect for the desktop podcaster or singer/songwriter. The Rode side addressed condenser microphone connects to a computer using the Senal XU-1648 XLR-to-USB adapter, which also supplies phantom power.
The microphone comes with a shock-mount and integrated pop screen, a cable and a dust cover. The bundle includes a desktop stand and a pair of headphones for monitoring.
Rode NT1-A Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone (Single)
The NT1-A Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone from RODE is a 1" cardioid condenser microphone. It has a self-noise level of 5 dB-A, making it a great choice for vocal microphones, as well as for recording guitars and percussion instruments.
A studio grade pop shield and shock mount is included, along with a premium 20' microphone cable, dust cover, and an instructional DVD with recording tips.
The 1" diaphragm provides a wide frequency response and excellent signal-to-noise ratio
Cardioid Polar Pattern
The cardioid polar pattern of the NT1-A effectively minimizes off-axis noises such as room ambiance, monitors, and off-axis instruments
The transformerless output electronics result in quiet, noise-free output while maintaining maximum signal gain
48V Phantom Power
The microphone uses standard 48V phantom power, which is supplied through the standard XLR connector
The accessory package includes a studio-grade shock mount with an integrated pop filter, a premium 20' cable, a dust cover, and a bonus DVD with microphone tips and techniques
Senal XU-1648 XLR-to-USB Interface
The XU-1648 from Senal is a compact XLR-to-USB adapter interface that allows you to plug your microphone into the USB port of any Mac or Windows computer for use with your favorite digital recording software. Its rugged build and plug-and-play operation make it perfect for bands, recording artists, podcasters and more.
For use with dynamic or condenser microphones, the XU-1648 delivers 16-bit/48-kHz studio-quality sound. It also features a microphone preamp with gain control and switchable 48V phantom power. Its 1/8" headphone output features a volume control and allows for zero-latency monitoring. There is also a monitor level control to adjust the balance between the audio playback from your computer and the sound of your microphone.
In addition, the XU-1648 features a tough, all-metal chassis with non-slip neoprene feet on the bottom to prevent it from slipping.
Plug-and-play XLR-to-USB adapter
Rugged metal chassis
16-bit/48-kHz studio-quality sound
Low-noise mic preamp with gain control
1/8"(3.5mm) latency-free headphone output with level control
Monitor output adjusts balance between audio playback and live mic
Peak level indicator to help avoid clipping
USB bus powered
6.25' USB cable included
Auray TT-6220 Telescoping Tabletop Microphone Stand (Black)
The black TT-6220 Telescoping Tabletop Microphone Stand from Auray meets the needs of any desktop audio applications that require the use of a microphone by providing a solid, weighted round base with three non-slip rubber feet for additional stability. The telescoping shaft delivers flexibility when it comes to positioning the height of the microphone and includes a microphone cable guide. Durable steel construction ensures longevity.
Telescoping shaft for adjustable height
Weighted round base
Three non-slip rubber feet
Microphone cable guide
Durable steel construction
AKG K 240 Studio Professional Semi-Open Stereo Headphones
The K 240 Studio headphones from AKG feature a semi-open circumaural design, and use patented Varimotion technology and extra-large transducers to deliver extremely precise, detailed sound.
The headphones have a self-adjusting headband, as well as thick around-ear cushions for lasting comfort. The single-sided detachable straight cable resists tangles and can be easily replaced. The cable has a gold-plated 3.5mm plug with a 1/4" screw-on adapter to provide wide compatibility with consumer and professional audio devices.
Semi-open, circumaural design
XXL speakers with patented Varimotion technology for crisp, detailed sound
Self-adjusting headband fits virtually any head size
Thick around-ear cushions for lasting comfort
Single-sided detachable cable resists tangles and offers easy replacement
Gold-plated stereo 3.5mm mini plug with 1/4" adapter for compatibility with a variety of consumer and professional devices