USB / iOS Broadcast Microphone
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Take complete control of your recordings with the Samson Satellite Broadcast Microphone. With plug and play compatibility with Windows. Mac and iOS devices, the Satellite is perfect for content creators on the go and those working from home. The dual capsule design offers three selectable pickup patterns that allow you to get stellar audio quality when streaming on Twitch, podcasting, vlogging and more.
Broadcast-quality USB/iOS microphone for streaming and recording directly to your computer, iPhone or iPad.
Turn your iPhone or iPad into a powerful production studio by connecting the Satellite with the included Lightning cable.
Simply connect via USB (no drivers required) and start recording 24-bit/96kHz high resolution audio.
Position the microphone at nearly any angle with fold-back legs for optimal placement.
Dual 16mm condenser mic capsules with 3-selectable pickup patterns provide flexibility for any recording application.
Satellite has dual 16mm condenser capsules with ultra-thin diaphragms allowing you to capture even the finest nuances of your voice with crystal-clear detail.
The polar pattern determines the directionality of pick up of the microphone. Selecting the most right pattern for your specific application can greatly improve the quality of your final product. Satellite let’s you easily select between three different polar patterns.
Picks up sound equally all around the microphone.
Ideal For: Multi-Person Podcasts, Group Events
Picks up sound directly in front of the microphone.
Ideal For: One-Person Podcasts, Streaming, Voice-Overs, Vlogging
Picks up sound in the front and rear of the microphone, while rejecting sound from the side.
Ideal For: Two-Person Podcasts, Interviews
|Element Type||Dual back electret condenser|
|Diaphragm Width/Thickness||16mm/3 microns|
|Polar Pattern||Cardioid (Unidirectional), Bidirectional (Figure-8), Omnidirectional|
-3dB FS @ 80dB SPL (at maximum gain)
|Max. SPL||135dB at 200Hz|
|Bit Depth/Sample Rate||16 or 24-bit / Up to 96kHz|
|Headphone Output||1/8″ (3.5mm)|
|Headphone Output Impedance||32Ω|
|Headphone Power Output||38mW @ 32Ω|
|Dimensions||8.6” x 1.7” diameter
(218mm x 45mm diameter)