IK Multimedia has released the iKlip A/V, a mobile rig for audio and video broadcast-like recording with your smartphone. The integrated quality mic preamp and built-in wireless receiver support, allows the user to capture their best take and get broadcast-ready results with just your smartphone and your favorite microphone.
The iKlip A/V is designed for mobile broadcast use and features an integrated microphone preamp with phantom power that allows the use of a quality external microphone for audio capture. Simply plug your microphone or wireless receiver into the preamp’s XLR input, then plug the 1/8″ TRRS cable into your smartphone’s headphone/mic jack. iKlip A/V provides 48v of power via two AA batteries, and also features built-in support for holding most popular wireless microphone receivers.
IK Multimedia iKlip A/V Features:
» Professional audio and video broadcast recording system for smartphones
» XLR mic preamp with phantom power and gain
» Integrated wireless receiver support
» 1/8″ TRRS analog audio output
» Headphone output for real-time monitoring
» Standard UNC 1/4-20 tripod and camera mount threads
» Powered by two standard AA batteries
iKlip A/V also provides real-time monitoring and gain control options: it comes with an input gain knob plus an 1/8″ headphone output. iKlip A/V features a steady-shot hand grip and expandable holding bracket that can securely hold any iPhone, iPod touch or Android device with a screen size from 3.5″ to 6″ You can attach iKlip A/V to a monopod or tripod thanks to its standard UNC 1/4”-20 female threads on the underside for even more stability, and you can remove the iKlip Xpand smartphone holder or attach other types of compact video cameras to its standard camera mount.
IK Multimedia’s iKlip A/V costs $179.99 and is available now.