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Review: Blue's new Nessie mic has limitations, but will appeal to beginners

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  • Blue Microphones Nessie
    3/5
    $100.00
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    Despite its flaws, Nessie is a microphone worth considering if you are budget conscious or don't like mucking around with audio settings.

At a Glance

Despite its flaws, Nessie is a microphone worth considering if you are budget conscious or don't like mucking around with audio settings.

Price when rated: $100.00
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Pros

  • Pre-processing makes it easier to record decent quality spoken word audio
  • Sports a stylish look

Cons

  • Audio is captured too quietly, with a lack of onboard gain controls
  • Built-in pop filter really doesn't work.
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