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Capture Great Stereo Quality on your Apple Device using TASCAM’s iM2

Your iOS devices, e.g. iPhone, iPad, and iTouch, may have an integrated voice and sound recording capabilities but atmost they are at a mediocre level. When compared to a full featured stereo recorder they are not worth diddly-squat. If you really need an advanced stereo recorder, try the new TASCAM’s iM2 to even out the odds. This stereo recorder add-on will allow your Apple device to go toe to toe with the latest stereo mic recorder out there.

By connecting the pair of condenser microphones to the dock connector of your Apple device, the innovative TASCAM’s iM2 makes your device turn into a high quality stereo recorder. To get the best sound placement and capture the fine ambience of a room, the mics are adjustable over 180 degrees and the uni-directional elements are positioned in an AB pattern. The TASCAM’s iM2 has its special microphone preamp and analog-to-digital converter thus letting it capture great audio quality and less noise and even making it handle up to 125dB sound levels. Thus, this stereo recorder is also perfect to use on loud concerts and instruments without affecting the audio quality. The iM2 is compatible to any recording app and can also be paired with a built-in video camera. You can easily capture quality video and at the same time record great stereo through your iPhone.

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Sing and Sound Like T-Pain with I Am T-Pain Microphone

If you’re into T-Pain and his hit songs like “Buy U a Drank”, “Bartender”, and “Low” are your idea of a lullaby, then owning the I Am T-Pain microphone is the next best thing you can do after getting T-Pain’s latest album RevolveR. The I Am T-Pain Microphone let’s you change your voice into T-Pain’s distinct singing style with just a press of a button. This mic also allows you to sing along with your favorite tunes, do some freestyle over I Am T-Pain Mic exclusive beats, and even upload music beats from your PC into the mic. Furthermore, with the T-Pain Mic you can record, save, and share your favorite performances online with your fans and friends.

The I Am T-Pain Microphone comes with three original beats, namely “Close Your Eye Dos”, “Get Ya Bolly On”, and “New School 3”, produced by Young Fyre for T-Pain’s Nappy Boy Productions. Aside from the fun T-Pain voice effect, the microphone also features about 3 minutes of recording time, integrated USB interface, built-in speakers, and MP3 compatibility. The I Am T-Pain Microphone is primarily made of plastic, measures about 3 in. (L) x 3 in. (W) x 9 in. (H), and includes 3 AAA batteries.

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TASCAM DR-07MKII – The Easy to Use Professional Voice Recorder

Voice recording never sound and looked so professional with the new TASCAM DR-07mkII. This top selling portable voice recorder boasts a pair of adjustable condenser microphones with integrated cardioid pattern. The mics can be set to an X-Y position to achieve a directional pattern or an A-B position to simulate a wider ambient sound.

Another feature of the DR-07mkII is that it utilizes different power supply for the codec, this allows the full use of the A/D and D/A converter capabilities. It also separates analog and digital circuit boards from the low impedance circuit to reduce noise in the design. The DR-07mkII saves its recordings to microSD or microSDHC card in either MP3 or WAV file format and at up to 96 kHz/24-bit quality. The device has a 1/8-inch mic/line input that accepts other plug-in microphones. The DR-07mkII also features a Level Align function to ensure even volume and the Variable-Speed Audition to alter playback speed without affecting pitch. This stereo recorder can operate up to 17.5 hours when recording at 44.1 kHz/16-bit WAV file format.

Other features that set the DR-07mkII apart from competitors and even its predecessor is the Overdub mode which records over previous files but keeps a duplicate of the original. There’s also the reverb effect for that extra polish, and the Auto Record and Auto Mark for hands-free operation.

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Step Up Your Game with Sony Ultimate Weapon Gaming Headsets

With the right gaming headset, a suppressive fire that’s tearing across the enemy defenses from a fully automatic assault rifle is music to a gamer’s ear. Add some artillery fire and you have yourself an orchestra. Forget shell shock and turn your First Person Shooter game into a fully immersive gaming experience with two new Sony Ultimate Weapon Gaming headsets with unique Sony surround technology. Each has been designed as an answer to different gamers want for their headset.

The first model, the DR-GA500, combines a Dolby Pro Logic IIx decoder with exclusive Sony Virtual Phones Technology (VPT) to create realistic 7.1ch 3D surround effects. The signal processing hardware is enclosed in a compact external unit. The result is an audio so rich in precision and 3D detail that you can easily pinpoint everything from stealthy steps to the location of gunfire. Sneak attack will be a thing of the past, hear your enemies’ footsteps and lock on to their location before they can even make a visual contact.

There’s also a GA-200 model that does without the extra audio processing, but still, both headsets feature 40mm drive units for exceptional sound quality and resonant, living bass and crisp high frequencies. Both also boast a striking and individualistic design that easily sets them apart from the other gaming headsets. The design features durable materials and Sony’s ‘triple enfolding’ design that puts the word “comfort” in comfortable even with prolonged use. The Sony DR-GA500 and GA-200 Ultimate Weapon Gaming headsets also come with a high quality, compact boom microphone to complete the perfect FPS weapon.

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