Whether you're recording a guitar at your kitchen table or a complete band in the studio, the Snowball can capture it with detail unheard of before in a USB mic. The Snowball is a direct plug and play mic that connects to either a Mac or PC—no additional software is needed. And thanks to its dual capsule design and unique three-pattern switch, the Snowball can handle everything from soft vocals to podcasting to the loudest garage band.
CD-quality stereo recording
Snowball records in 16bit/44Khz using Blue's superior quality condenser capsules.
- Professional condenser microphone
- USB powered
- Plug-and-play functionality
- Unique three-pattern switch
- Dual-capsule design
- Acoustical operating principle: Position 1-3: Pressure gradient
- Polar pattern: Position 102: Cardioid; Position 3: Omnidirectional
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What's in the Box?
- Snowball microphone
- 15-cm stand
- USB cable
- Frequency Response: Position 1-3: 40-18,000 Hz
- OS X v.10.4.9 or later
- 64MB RAM
- USB 2.0
- Windows XP (SP2)/Vista/7
- UPC or EAN No.: 836213003015
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- Warranty: Two year
- Two year
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Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
does this mic interface with garageband
- Asked by Roger S from Palm Harbor
- Answered by Jasper W
How is it in printing dictated information in "Dictation"?
- Asked by Hermes M from Baldwin
I just got one today. It works really well for dictation to print. I'm dictating this email right no I just got one today. It works really well for dictation to print. I'm dictating this email right now. That was the main reason why I bought this. I am very pleased with it. …
- Answered by Thomas L from Paia
Is this compatible with the iPad?
- Asked by Morgan S from Phoenix
Actually, it is! You need the right kind of cable though, they tell you on the Blue site which one y Actually, it is! You need the right kind of cable though, they tell you on the Blue site which one you need to use it for your iPad! …
- Answered by Tyler M from Tilbury
Can you use this as a microphone to walk around with like a rock star? Would my nine year old be able to hear her voice amplified as she sings ?
- Asked by Michelle E from Lakewood