The AT2005USB Cardioid Dynamic USB/XLR Microphone from Audio-Technica is a versatile handheld microphone with USB and XLR outputs. The microphone may be connected to an XLR input while simultaneously recording to your favorite Mac or Windows OS software. The AT2005USB features a rugged, handheld build and an extended frequency response for maximum detail. High quality 16-bit, 44.1 and 48 kHz converters ensure high resolution and quality digital recordings. The AT2005USB also features a headphone output and adjustable level control for accurate, latency-free monitoring. The AT2005USB ships with an XLR cable, USB cable and tripod desk stand ideal for singers, podcasters, and more.