The best USB microphone?

We take a look at the Blue Yeti USB microphone.

Specifications:
• Manufacturer: Blue Microphones
• Power Required/Consumption: 5V 150mA.
• Recording Resolution: 16 bit, 48kHz
• Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20’000 Hz
• Capsules: 3 Blue-proprietary 14mm condenser capsules.
• Operation Mode: Cardioid, Bidirectional, Omnidirectional, Stereo
• Max Sound Pressure: 120dB (THD: 0.5% 1kHz)
• Headphone Port: Yes with volume control
• Accessories: Heavy Duty Adjustable Desktop Stand
• Additional Features: Mic Pre-Amp Gain Control, Mute Button, selectable polar pattern
• Controls: mute, volume, mic gain
• Color Variations: Aztec Copper, Lunar Gray, Platinum, Whiteout, Gray, Midnight Blue, Silver and more!
• Pros: High quality recording quality; Versatile and well featured; Well Priced.
• Cons: Quite large and heavy (good for home studio, less good as a portable microphone)

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