If you want to make a high-quality digital recording with a microphone that you can plug into a USB port on your computer, look no further than the Shure PG42.
The Shure PG42 USB Condenser Mic offers near professional-grade performance along with easy, plug-and-play use. If you’re a musician looking to take advantage of commercial opportunities, the Shure PG42 is a good choice for recording your demo or even creating your first album.
Podcasters who want to take their presentations to the next level will find the vocal recording quality of the Shure PG42 to be outstanding.
Voice actors or budding filmmakers who need to do voiceover work will find that the Shure USB Mic produces warm, clear, full, rich sound.
Those making YouTube videos that involve voice work, commentary, singing, or even recording of game play will find that the Shure PG42 fits the bill. And of course, simply using it as your computer’s main microphone will guarantee high quality in all your audio communication.
Features of the Shure PG42 USB Condenser Mic
The Shure PG42 USB Mic features zero-latency headphone input, in-mic gain control, a 15 dB pad switch, headphone volume control, a monitor mix control, and a low-cut filter switch. It also comes with a shock mount and a carrying case.
Recently, Wirecutter did a review of the best USB microphones. They recommended the Blue Yeti USB Microphone, but the testers actually chose the Shure PG42 for the best all-around performance.
Right now you can get the Shure PG42 USB Condenser Mic from Guitar Center on sale for $249. That’s a savings of $62 off the list price and should be about the lowest price you can find online for this top-rated USB mic.
In fact, all this month (September), Guitar Center is having a big “Mic Month” event. You can get microphones and wireless systems for up to 85% off the MSRP. Find microphones from Shure, Neumann, AKG, Sennheiser, and Blue for good prices. If you’re in the market for a new mic or are looking to upgrade, September is the month to do it at Guitar Center. Click here to see all the microphone and wireless system deals at Guitar Center.
By the way, you can get the Blue Yeti USB Microphone on sale this month at Guitar Center, too, if you want a good USB mic for less.
The Guitar Center Mic Month deals will last until September 30.