In addition to the Go Mic Direct, Samson also brought the Meteorite Mic to CES 2015. This little USB mic features a 14mm capsule in a mic you can fit in your pocket. The Meteorite sits in a magnetic base that gives it a larger range of motion. It can also be used free of the base.
The Meteorite is $39.99.
Samson Meteorite: An All-New USB Microphone for Professional-Quality Recording and Improved Communication
Experience Samsons Meteorite and its other high-quality products at CES South Hall 1, booth 21935.
LAS VEGAS Jan. 7, 2015 Samsons Meteorite is the universal solution for capturing high-quality recordings on your computer. Meteorite is ideal for podcasting, creating audio for YouTube videos and recording music on your favorite software or apps. For only $39.99, this sleek microphone will vastly improve your ability to communicate with friends, family and business associates on programs like Skype, FaceTime and other VoIP software.
Meteorite presents an immediate improvement over your computers internal microphone, bypassing the computers standard mic capsule and noisy soundcard, in favor of the Meteorites studio-quality 14mm capsule and dedicated audio conversion path. Meteorites larger, professional capsule provides a smooth, flat frequency response to capture the natural characteristics and dynamics of your voice.
Meteorite mounts to a magnetic base that lets you tilt and swivel the microphone to customize its positioning to your exact preferences. You can even take the microphone off its base and speak directly into it for recording or communicating in crowded noisy environments. Start recording with Meteorite right out of the box. Theres no need to install drivers, as the mic can be directly connected to any computer via its integrated USB cable. Also, when combined with the iPad using Apples Lightning USB Camera Adapter or Camera Connection Kit (30-pin), the Meteorite is a great tool for recording on the go.
About Samson Technologies:
Samson Technologies began in 1980 as a pioneer in wireless microphone technology. Today, Samson is an industry leader in professional audio solutions whose products are known for their fidelity and reliability. Samson products are preferred by recording artists, performers, educators and audio professionals throughout the world.