BLUE Snowball Professional USB Mic - Aluminum
- Unique two-condenser-capsule design for capturing vocals, music, podcasts, gaming and more
- Cardioid, omni, and cardioid with pad pickup options
- Includes fully adjustable metal mic stand and USB cable
- Plug and play with Mac and PC
- Available in textured white, gloss black and chrome
- Transducer Type: Condenser, Pressure Gradient With USB digital output
- Polar Patterns: Cardioid or Omnidirectional
- Frequency Response: Position 1-3: 40 –18 kHz
- Sample/word Rate: 44.1 kHz/16 bit
- Weight: 460g
- Dimensions: 325mm (circumference)
Windows 7, 8.1, or 10
macOS 10.10 or higher
RECORD STUDIO-QUALITY VOCALS, INSTRUMENTS, PODCASTS AND MORE
Snowball USB microphones bring the same Blue heritage that powers the world’s most elite studios and artists to your home setup, so you can achieve studio-quality sound on your desktop with ease. Snowball utilizes a unique dual capsule design to ensure rich, detailed sound for any project.
IT DOESN’T GET ANY EASIER
Want to get studio-quality audio quickly and easily? Done. The Snowball family’s excellent sound quality and easy operation make them the industry-standard USB microphones for podcasting and desktop recording. And rightly so—with Snowball and Snowball iCE, you can record and stream stunningly detailed audio as soon as you rip open the packaging and plug it into to your Mac or PC. It’s as easy as…well…rolling a snowball, and you don’t have to wear goofy mittens to use it.
FROM VIDEO GAMES TO CONFERENCE CALLS
Snowball USB microphones are perfect for streaming live audio in stunning quality. Take your Twitch channel to the professional level with pristine audio. Host VoIP and conference calls without missing a single detail. Every Snowball computer microphone delivers precisely what you need to get the most out of your projects.
CAPTURE A VARIETY OF SOURCES
The Snowball USB microphone is perfect for recording and streaming on your desktop. It gives you the flexibility and versatility to capture music, podcasts, game streams, YouTube videos and more in stunning sound quality. You get three pickup settings—cardioid, omni, and cardioid with -10dB pad—to accommodate any recording situation.
This setting picks up sound from the front, ideal for recording single-direction audio like solo instruments and podcasts.
Need to record a group of acoustic instruments or stream a conference call? Switch the Omni setting for lush 360-degree audio.
CARDIOID WITH -10DB PAD:
Dealing with an especially loud sound source? This setting reduces mic sensitivity so even the loudest instruments or vocalists come in crystal clear and distortion free.
USE YOUR FAVORITE SOFTWARE
Whatever your favorite podcasting and YouTube production software is—Garageband, iMovie, Pro Tools, Audacity, you name it—Snowball and Snowball iCE will produce amazing results. Simply plug the mic into your Mac or PC and start down the path of your next project—no drivers required. See, we told you it was simple.
Snowball and Snowball iCE are compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8 (including 8.1), Windows 7, Windows Vista,Windows XP (Home and Professional), and Mac OS X (10.4.11 or higher), and require a minimum of 64 MB of RAM.