Turtle Seaside, a maker of standard gaming headsets, has acquired Neat Microphones, an organization that made waves with its unique-looking microphones for broadcasters and podcasters.
Initially launched by musical instrument producer Gibson, Neat’s Widget microphone line regarded like one thing Jessica Rabbit would sing into in Toontown. Based by the co-founder of Blue Microphones Skipper Clever, the corporate not too long ago launched the Bee Line, a set of desktop and moveable microphones in daring yellow and black. The engineer behind Blue Microphones, Martins Sulespurens, can also be shifting to Turtle Seaside within the acquisition.
“We’re coming into the rising world streaming and microphone market with two important benefits – the visionary management and engineering experience behind a few of the most famous mics of the previous 30-plus years, and Neat‘s spectacular 2021 product lineup,” mentioned Juergen Stark, Turtle Seaside CEO. “We’re thrilled to welcome Skipper Clever, Martins Saulespurens, and the remainder of the Neat Microphones crew to the Turtle Seaside household.”
The microphones are priced within the $140 vary and are geared toward digital broadcasters who’re searching for a novel, visually-arresting microphone with USB capabilities. With podcasting seemingly extra standard than ever there’s an enormous demand for a simple to make use of and good sounding microphone. That these additionally look attention-grabbing feels nearly like a bonus.
The businesses didn’t reveal the phrases of the acquisition.