i-XLR Interface and RØDE Reporter App
As a reporter, blogger, audio professional or audiophile, chances are you will want to record that signature crisp RØDE audio wherever you go. The i-XLR Interface for Apple iOS® devices means you can connect an XLR microphone to this lighting fast adaptor, enabling you to record clear audio using your iDevice.
Easily capture professional interview dialogue to a smartphone or tablet. Perfect for when you’re on the move and need to capture that pressing story – news waits for no one. You only get one take to get the best audio.
The i-XLR features a generous 3m shielded lightning cable which allows you to store your device in a pocket or bag while in use. Leaving your hands free to put that Mic where it needs to be. The adapter also features a trimmable, zero-latency headphone output. The adjustable level makes it easy to monitor your audio during an interview, ensuring you’re getting the audio you want. The i-XLR is Compatible with any dynamic and self-powered microphone.
RØDE Reporter App
Download the free companion to the i-XLR Interface on your iDevice, the RØDE Reporter app. With the one-click recording and pause, it’s ready to go when you are! Record broadcast quality audio in uncompressed WAV or compressed formats such as MP3 for long recordings. With Native IOS sharing to upload, save, share your recordings to your device or other compatible apps.
The RØDE Reporter app has a paid version that gives you the option to record a higher sample rate than any other recording apps out there. The paid version enables you to record at a sample rate of 48kHz. Export your audio in a variety of lossless formats including AIFF, WAV and FLAC making it ideal for film and music production.
The i-XLR Interface and RODE Reporter app should definitely form part of every reporter’s kit. These two work hand in hand to give you the means to record professional audio when you need it.
See the i-XLR Interface & RODE Reporter App in action