Samson shows off sexy and shiny Meteor Mic

Samson makes some nice microphones for computer users that are aimed at all sorts of needs. The mics allow a user to record their own music at home or make podcasts and video with better sound. The latest product from Samson has been unveiled at it s a very shiny and cool new USB studio microphone called the Meteor Mic.

The mic works for Skype and voice recognition software in addition to music and voice recording according to Samson. The Meteor Mic has a built-in stand that allows it to be positioned in several ways to best suit the recording environment. It also has a 1.8-inch headphone output for monitoring.

The mic comes with a soft carry bag and uses a single USB cable for connectivity and power. It will work with the iPad using a USB adapter. It has a 25mm diaphragm, cardioids pickup pattern, a frequency response of 20Hz to 20 kHz and supports CD quality sound recording. It will hit stores on April 15 for $99.