NAMM 2013: Heil Sound Introduces USBQ Mic Preamp

Use your favorite microphone to record wherever you and your computer are with the Heil Sound USBQ (FAIRVIEW, IL) Heil Sound has introduced their new USBQ microphone pre-amplifier designed for use with  USB interfaces. The USBQ is ideal for professional recording, podcasting, commercial broadcast and other uses that require a microphone and computer connection.

The USBQ is not just an adapter, but a true single channel mic pre amp complete with balanced XLR input mic level, switchable phantom power, Bass and Treble controls and adjustable headphone output level.

Heil Sound USBQ Features:

• Low noise pre amp with 16 bit up to 48 kHz sample rates.
• Frequency Response 20 Hz. – 20kHz.
• Variable Equalization +/- 12 dB Bass EQ center 80 Hz
+/-12 dB Treble EQ center at 8 kHz
• Switchable +48V Phantom power
• Adjustable mic input gain
• 600 Ohm Input Impedance
• 4 ¾” long, 1” diameter Anodized aluminum case
• USB cable included

The Heil Sound USBQ is available through authorized Heil Sound dealers. List price is $90.00 USD.

About Heil Sound:
Established in 1966, Heil Sound Ltd. has developed many professional audio innovations over the years, and is currently a world leader in the design and manufacture of large diaphragm dynamic, professional grade microphones for live sound, broadcast, recording, and amateur radio markets. Heil Sound maintains corporate headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Fairview Heights, Illinois. For more information on the company, visit