Rode iXY stereo mic for iPhone announced: NAMM 2013

The likes of Zoom and Tascam better watch their backs: one of the first product announcements prior to the NAMM show this year is the Rode iXY microphone attachment for iPhone or iPad.

If the specs are to be believed (24 bit / 96kHz matched cardioid condenser mics in a 90 degree X/Y fixed placement), this little widget will turn your iPhone into an extremely high quality portable recorder – ideal for recording gigs or rehearsals. Rode promise “immersive, true-to-life stereo recordings”, which sounds good to us.

With Rode’s history of top notch mics at budget-conscious price points, we reckon this’ll be a winner,

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  1. ben jones says:

    Hi Alex, are you likely to stock this?

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