IK Multimedia iRig PRE Universal Microphone Interface for iOS Now Shipping

iRig PRE is a nifty little device from IK Multimedia allows you to use any professional XLR microphone with iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. It has the essential features that you would find in many professional; studio mic pre-amps.

It features an adjustable gain control, 48-volt phantom power supplied by a 9V battery and an audio/headphone output jack so you can monitor what’s going through to your device in real-time.

The unit itself draws its power from the iOS device so it does not require external power.

Plus, iRig PRE comes ready to go with two free apps for download from the App Store: iRig Recorder Free, a simple-to-use audio field recorder, and VocaLive Free, a premium real-time vocal-effects processor for stage or studio use.


iRig PRE Features

– Standard XLR input connector for microphones

– 40 cm (15.75″) TRRS cable to connect to iPhone/iPod touch/iPad mini-jack

– Gain control for fine adjustment of input gain

– +48V phantom power

– Headphone output

– On/Off switch

– Power/Phantom Power provided by 9V battery

-approximately 30 hours with dynamic microphones

-10 hours with phantom-powered condenser studio microphones


Price and availability

iRig PRE is available now from authorized IK Multimedia retailers worldwide and from the IK Multimedia Online Store and retails for $39.99.

For more information about iRig PRE, please visit www.irigpre.com

For more information about IK’s recording and vocal processing apps:





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