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Blue Microphones announces Mikey for Flip camcorders

Blue Microphones improves sound for Flip users

Shane McGlaun | Sep 21, 2010 at 2:06 pm CDT (0 mins, 54 secs time to read)

When it comes to camcorders some of the most popular camcorders on the market are the low priced Flip line of camcorders like the Flip Mino and others. the cameras can shoot HD resolution video with impressive quality, but the sound often leaves a bit to be desired. This is where Blue Microphones comes in with its new Mikey for Flip.

Blue Microphones announces Mikey for Flip camcorders |

Blue Microphones makes all sorts of mice for computer users down to professional musicians and recording mics. The Mikey for Flip is designed to connect to the FlipPort on the bottom of the Flip camcorders and enables studio quality sound. The use of the Mikey is an easy as connecting it to the camera with nothing else needed for operation.

The Mikey gets the power it needs from three AAA batteries and uses the premium Blue stereo microphone capsules for natural and clear sound. The mic has an automatic sensitivity switch and has a switch on the back for loud settings like concerts. The Mikey also has a mic-in port for connecting a remote mic for recording interviews.

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Shane is a long time technology writer who has been writing full time for over a decade. Shane will cover all sorts of news for TweakTown including tech and other topics. When not writing about all things geeky, he can be found at the track teaching noobs how to race cars.

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