Studio style condenser microphone for podcasting and vocal recording. Fitted with a precision 15mm back-electret capsule for audible detail, driven by an onboard preamp with a built-in echo effect and headphone amplifier. Connection to a PC or Mac computer is via the supplied USB lead and serves as a plug & play USB audio device. The complete assembly is housed in a black anodised die-cast body with a protective steel grille for the capsule. Supplied with a mic stand clamp and mini tripod for convenient, table-top operation.