By Nigel Redmon • May 31, 2012 The new IK Multimedia iRig Mic Cast The new IK Multimedia iRig Mic Cast, an ultra-compact portable voice recording microphone designed specifically for recording podcasts, interviews, lectures, voice memos, speeches and more, is now shipping. iRig MIC Cast provides a tight unidirectional pickup pattern that minimizes background noise making it ideal for single-source audio recording. Features: —Stereo mini-jack headphone output which enables real-time monitoring of what is being recorded using headphones or speakers.—Mini-switch that provides two different sensitivity settings to record close-up or distant sources.—Adjustable desktop stand for convenient iPhone/iPod touch positioning during recording.—Bumper-friendly mini-jack connector that fits the majority of iPhone/iPod touch cases.—Ultra-compact profile that can be carried anywhere with ease.—Includes 2 free apps: iRig Recorder, an easy-to-use voice recording/editing app, and VocaLive, a multi-effects processing app for singers.—Works with all regular phone calls and any Voice-Over-IP app.—Compatible with iPhone/iPod touch/iPad. iRig MIC Cast costs $39.99/€29.99 (excl. tax) and will be available in Q1 2012 from electronic and music retailers around the world. IK Multimedia Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Tagged with: IK Multimedia Microphones New Products Poll · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.