(Westlake Village, CA) - Blue Microphones, a leading innovator in microphone technology and design, announces the availability of Nessie (www.bluemic.com/Nessie), the solution for fearless recording that instantly delivers studio-enhanced
sound for desktop recording of vocals, instruments, voiceovers and
more. Nessie adapts in real time, applying professional studio
processing, combined with a built-in pop filter and internal shockmount
to produce expertly finished sound, without the need for additional
mixing or editing. Nessie, MSRP $99.99, is available immediately in-store at Apple Retail and online at Apple.com and will be coming soon to Best Buy, Guitar Center and other authorized Blue retailers worldwide.
key features and internal processing are specifically designed to
combat the most common pitfalls of recording. The built-in, studio-grade
pop filter and shockmount reduce harsh plosives and disruptive rumbling
and vibrations, while the adaptive processing, including EQ, de-esser
and level control, automatically smoothes and refines your audio in real
time. Nessie takes the audio guesswork out of great recording.
are excited to release Nessie and introduce people to fearless
recording with this brand new category of adaptive USB microphones.
Nessie not only captures the professional-quality recording you’ve come
to know from Blue, but adds the next step of adaptive studio processing
to automatically give you improved recordings,” said John Maier, CEO of
Blue Microphones. “We understand that not everyone has the tools, time, or engineering know-how to get the best recording results. So
we designed Nessie to expertly apply the most common, professional
techniques instantly, allowing you to concentrate on creating, not
Nessie employs a single custom-tuned condenser capsule with a cardioid pattern. Nessie’s
three flexible recording modes are optimized for richer vocals, more
detailed instruments or an option for raw audio for manual
post-production editing. Nessie features a zero-latency headphone output for direct monitoring, which is critical for eliminating distracting delay, while headphone
volume and instant mute are located directly on the microphone. For
optimal positioning, Nessie’s head adjusts with serpentine flexibility.
Nessie is plug-and-play compatible via USB with both PC and Mac with
driverless installation. For mobile recording, connect to iPad using
Apple’s camera adapters (30-pin to USB or Lighting to USB), sold
Nessie, MSRP $99.99, is available immediately in-store at Apple and online at Apple.com and will be coming soon to Best Buy, Guitar Center and other authorized Blue retailers worldwide. For more information, visit www.bluemic.com/Nessie. For Nessie sound samples and comparisons, visit: https://soundcloud.com/blue-mic-samples/sets/nessie