For turning your iOS device into an all-in-one podcast production studio, turn to the Shure MV88. It plugs right into the Lightning port on your iPhone or iPad and captures clean, uncompressed audio in almost any environment. The MV88 has onboard DSP accessible through the free ShurePlus MOTIV iOS app. Plus, the MOTIV app can do much more than dial in your gain, compression, and EQ. The intuitive interface makes editing easy and will even upload to Dropbox when you save the final cut. With the Apogee HypeMic, you’re getting more than a great microphone. You’re getting 35 years of digital audio know-how packed into a single microphone. The HypeMic has a built-in analog compressor, which smooths out your vocals for a rich, studio-grade sound. The best thing about the HypeMic is that it’s ready to use right out of the box. For beginners, the HypeMic is a fantastic value. It comes with a tripod, pop filter, and carrying case. It’s also compatible with Mac/PC/iOS devices, so you can record on any device any time you want Visually inspired by the studio classic C414 condenser mic, the AKG Lyra Bundle is a multipattern USB condenser microphone offering high-definition audio, powerful versatility, and superb simplicity while staying stylish for on-screen appearances. 24-bit / 192 kHz conversion, a built-in shockmount, and internal diffusion yield pristine sonic quality for your recordings, whether you’re creating online content, podcasting, vlogging, live streaming, or producing music. The Lyra’s proprietary Adaptive Capsule Array utilizes four condenser capsules to give you four user-friendly capture modes front, front and back, tight stereo, and wide stereo to handle scenarios such as voiceovers, two-person podcasts, side-by-side interviews, studio/live performances, and more. Just connect the Lyra to your computer or mobile device, and plug in headphones to the 3.5mm port on the bottom of the Lyra; its plug-and-play setup means that there are no drivers to install or software settings to configure. Paired with a K 240 Studio headphones from AKG feature a semi-open circumaural design, and use patented Varimotion technology and extra-large transducers to deliver extremely precise, detailed sound. headphones have a self-adjusting headband, as well as thick around-ear cushions for lasting comfort. The single-sided detachable straight cable resists tangles and can be easily replaced.