WANTED: External Microphone for better recording of lectures

Discussion in 'iPad Accessories for iPAD 1, 2 and 3' started by Hal05154, Dec 29, 2010.

  1. Hal05154

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    Has anyone used an external microphone with the ipad? I've seen numerous quotes on using one with and iPod. I even saw one site that said there was NOT a microphone for the iPad!

    If you know otherwise and have a suggestion, please let me know.

    Thanks,

    Hal
     
  2. Pocobear

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    I use the Samson G Track mic and it works great. However, I still have iOS 3.2.2, if you have iOS 4.2.x it may not work, saying it draws to much current. A work around may be and external self powered USB hub, won't know until I update to iOS4.x.x if that will work. Take the iPad and and external powered USB hub with you when you go shopping for the mic and try it out.
     
  3. jwt873

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    How do you plug the mic into the iPad? There's no USB port or Mic socket.
     
  4. Pocobear

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    Camera connection kit from Apple. $29.95 USD in Apple Stores or Best Buy (US?)
     
  5. iVan

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    Is there a Bluetooth mic?

    How do all those music apps work? A guitar is like a mic?
     
  6. iVan

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    Found one!

    [ame=http://www.amazon.com/Sony-ECMHW1-Microphone-DVR-DVD405-Camcorders/dp/B000EC8WEU]Amazon.com: Sony ECMHW1 Bluetooth Wireless Microphone for DVR-DVD405, 505, HDR-SR1, UX1 & DCR-SR60, SR80, SR100 Camcorders: Camera & Photo[/ame]
     
  7. j0yful

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    How about headsets with mic?
     
  8. Jonchick

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    Where did you find your Bluetooth microphone? I am looking for a microphone
     
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    I want to be able to record lectures with an app like notes plus while taking notes and be able to sync them up but the mic on the iPad sucks. Any products out there that will help me?? Thanks!!
     
  10. iVan

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    Look up a few posts. Amazon.
     
    #10 iVan, Feb 4, 2011
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