Podcast Recording Bundle X3C includes:
1 x Focusrite Scarlett Solo (3rd Gen) USB Audio Interface
1 x AT2020 XLR Cardioid Condenser Microphone
1 x Pro-custom Boom Stand Microphone Stand
1 x Professional Microphone Pop Filter for Recording, Audio for Video, Gaming, VOIP, Podcasting and Zoom video meetings.
1 x High Quality XLR Male to XLR Female Professional Microphone Cable - Japan ( 1.5 Meter)
USB Microphone vs. XLR Microphone with an Audio Interface? (Pros and Cons)
Pros: Simple setup, plug it directly into the computer and its ready to you.
Cons: Only 1 track can be recorded at 1 time.
XLR Microphone with an Audio Interface
- Provides better sound quality.
- Allows for multi-track recording. You can record more than one track at the time such as an additional input from your guitar, digital piano or other musical instruments or devices.
- More sound recording and editing controls available.
Cons: XLR Microphone have to be connected to the computer via a USB Audio Interface.
Podcast Recording Bundle Product Description :
Focusrite Solo Gen 3 USB Audio Interface
Scarlett’s most compact interface – thousands of guitar players use Solo to capture studio-quality sound every day. Capture your music anywhere by simply plugging your guitar straight in or miking up, and monitoring directly for latency-free foldback. Scarlett Solo is giving musicians worldwide professional sounding results everywhere, all the time.
Getting studio-quality recordings at home has never been easier. Easy Start gets you set up, recording and playing back within minutes. Our mic preamps, high-headroom instrument inputs and now-iconic Gain Halos mean the science of sounding great is sorted. We’ve worried about the tech, you can focus on the music.
Audio Technica AT2020 XLR Professional Condenser Microphone
Audio-Technica’s stringent quality and consistency standards set the AT2020 apart from other mics in its class. Its low-mass diaphragm is custom-engineered for extended frequency response and superior transient response. With rugged construction for durable performance, the microphone offers a wide dynamic range and handles high SPLs with ease. The AT2020: the new standard for affordable side-address studio condensers.
Boom Floor Stand Microphone Stand
This collapsible tripod boom stand has a sturdy die-cast and steel construction that offers superior resiliency with great flexibility of positioning, so it's always convenient and never conspicuous. Its glossy black finish ensures an elegant yet unobtrusive presence and its lightweight design enables maximum portability.
Pro-Custom Microphone Pop Filter PC01
Recommended for Recording, Audio for Video, Gaming, VOIP, Podcasting and Zoom video meetings.
The Pro-Custom Microphone Pop Filter PC01 is an essential studio recording microphone accessory to shield the microphone diaphragm from sudden bursts of sound which can cause a popping effect.
The pop filter comes with a 6″ diameter shield, highly durable dual-layer nylon mesh screen that reduces pop sounds and a fully adjustable gooseneck and mic stand clamp that ensures flexibility for music recording applications.
Japan XLR Male to XLR Female Professional Microphone (1.5m) Cable
High Grade Professional Microphone Cable. Audio cables are made in Japan and XLR Connectors made in Korea.
Designed for musicians and sound engineers who require superior sound quality and demand ultimate reliability. The cables exceed the design goal by combining quality components like high grade connectors and durable low-noise wire with solid build construction.
The result is a premium cable with low capacitance providing excellent rejection of RFI/EMI interference, extremely low noise and superior sound quality.