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HowAudio.com Offers FREE productSPOTLIGHT of MXL USB.009 USB MicYou Can't Beat The Convenience Of A USB Mic And MXL s Is One Of The Best (November 20, 2008)
If you are using one mic at a time, you can't beat the convenience of a USB mic. Just plug it in, select the mic as an audio device in your recording software, adjust the gain using the knob on the front of the mic, and you're ready to go. The only thing you can't do (at least not that I'm aware of as of this writing) is use more than one USB mic at a time. In OSX you can create an "aggregate device" which lets you combine several audio interfaces and use them as one, but this mic doesn't support that feature so you're stuck with one at a time.
Rather than describe how this mic works and sounds, weve made a short ProductSpotlight movie of the MXL USB.009 that demonstrates the mic on guitar and voice. Check it out at HowAudio.com.
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