Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video JAM by Apogee, part of iPad Music Production: Inputs Mics and MIDI.
Previously we looked at how to connect a guitar cable to your iPad using accessories plugged …into the headphone jack. …In this movie, I want to continue on looking at accessories that plug into the dock connector. …Specifically, I'm looking at the Apogee Jam. …This is a nice compact little unit. …You can see on one end here we have the quarter-inch guitar cable jack which we can…just plug right in. …And on the other end we just plug in the included cable. …You can see this cable has a standard dock connection. …I can go right into our dock connector on our iPad.…
Incidentally, the Apogee Jam is only compatible with the iPad and the iPhone 4 or later. …If you have an iPod touch or an older iPhone, you're going have to use analog device that …plugs into the headphone jack. …Devices that plug into the dock connector are all digital, so we're converting our signal …to digital right on the fly inside the device itself. …I also want to mention that the connector for the Apogee Jam here is actually one of …
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 7/26/2013. What changed?
A: We added three brand new movies to cover a few exciting new iPad accessories that have emerged on the market: the Griffin StudioConnect and Apogee Quartet input devices, and the MiC microphone from Apogee. We also updated the movies covering the Spark Digital microphone.