MXL Microphones is shipping the MXL.008 (Mac/Win; $199) USB, cardioid condenser microphone.
The large-diaphragm mic features support for USB 1.1 and 2.0, a 20 Hz to 20 kHz frequency response, and gain adjustment settings via a three-position attenuation switch
The digital section of the microphone features a 16-bit Delta Sigma A/D converter with a sampling rate of 44.1 kHz and 48 kHz. Protecting the instrument''s capsule is a heavy-duty wire mesh grill with an integrated pop filter. In addition, the MXL.008 ships with a travel case, a desktop microphone stand, a 10-foot USB cable, an owner''s manual, and an applications guide.
For more information, visit www.mxlmics.com.