updated 09:20 pm EST, Thu December 18, 2008
Samson USB Go Mic
Audio company Samson Technologies has announced its latest USB microphone, the Go Mic. The device can be attached to a notebook computer via a built-in mount, or placed standalone on its base that allows a range of orientation adjustments. The condenser mic touts a frequency response of 20Hz to 18kHz, with a selectable cardoid or omni-directional polar recording patterns. When not in use, the head folds into the base for storage or transportation.
The Go Mic works cross-platform and will available in black or white colors for $50. The company plans a formal debut at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show.