Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video The Spark Digital from Blue Microphones, part of iPad Music Production: Inputs, Mics, and MIDI.
So if you're serious about iPad or iPhone recording and you're in need of a…professional-level studio microphone, you definitely want to check out the Spark…Digital from Blue Microphone.…This is a high-quality condenser microphone that's been designed…specifically for iOS devices.…Because it comes with a USB to 30 pin dock cable, it can plug directly into your…iPad with no other adapters required.…And it pulls all the power it needs from your device.…If you have a newer iOS device that uses the Lightning connector, the mic will…work with the 30 pin 2 Lightning adapter as well.…
Now, the Spark Digital has a higher price tag than the other mics that we've…looked at in this chapter.…But you can tell just from picking it up that it's made of high-quality…components and is designed for the serious musician.…According to Blue, the Spark Digital offers zero-latency headphone output for…monitoring, so with a pair of headphones plugged into the mic, you can hear what…you're recording in real time with no delays, which can be critical, especially…
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.