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Brand Name: Apogee

Model Number: HypeMIC


Make Recording Magic Happen with HypeMiC

Ever wonder how your favorite recordings seem to leap from the speaker, with vocals that magically float above even a dense background track? That’s compression. HypeMiC’s patented studio-quality analog compression that’s easy to use and brings the magic to your vocals, voice-overs, instruments, percussion, and podcasts – anything you record! With HypeMiC and your iPhone or computer, you can make amazing recordings on the go.


  • The only USB microphone with a built-in analog compressor*
  • PureDIGITAL connection for pristine

      sound quality up to 24-bit/96kHz

  • Premium cardioid condenser microphone capsule
  • Headphone output with Blend feature offers zero latency recording
  • Premium accessories kit includes tripod, pop filter and carrying case
  • No configuration required, just plug in and record with any audio app
  • Compatible with iOS, macOS and Windows 10
  • Optimized for GarageBand, Logic, and Core Audio

      compatible apps on Mac

  • *U.S. Patent 10,838,683
  • Cardiod Polar Pattern

    A cardiod pattern is directional and only captures sound from

      the front of the microphone which is ideal for

      voice and acoustic instruments

  • A/D Conversion and Mic Preamp

    Max SPL: 130dB (1% THD at 1kHz)
    Sensitivity: -36 dBfs (94 dB SPL. 1 kHz)
    Noise level: -108dBfs (A) at 0 dB gain
    Max gain of preamp: 46 dB

Package Included:

• Apogee HypeMiC

• Desktop tripod

• Microphone stand adapter

• Pop filter

• Carry case.

• Micro-USB to USB-C cable

• Micro-USB to USB-A cable

• Micro B-to-Lightning cable

• Quick start guide

Apogee Electronics HypeMiC USB Cardioid Condenser Mic with Analog Compressor

SKU: 805676302171
Form Factor Desktop / Stand/Boom Mount
Sound Field Mono
Operating Principle Pressure Gradient
Capsule Condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Orientation Side Address
Circuitry Solid-State
Pad None
High-Pass Filter None
Gain Adjustment 46 dB
Indicators Multi-Segment LED (Clip, Compression, Signal Level, Status)
On-Board Controls Gain, Headphone Volume, Mic Mute


Maximum SPL 130 dB SPL
Sensitivity -36 dBFS at 1 kHz
Equivalent Noise Level -108 dBFS A-Weighted


Output Connectors (Digital) 1 x Micro-USB
Headphone Connector 1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm

Digital Audio

A/D Conversion 24-Bit
Sample Rate 96 kHz
Operating System Support Windows, iOS, macOS/OS X
RAM Requirement 2 GB Minimum
4 GB Minimum
Available Port USB (Interface Unspecified), Lightning


Bus Power USB / Lightning
Operating Voltage Not Specified by Manufacturer


Mounting Mic Clip, Tabletop (Included)
Dimensions ø: 1.5 x L: 4.88" / ø: 3.8 x L: 12.4 cm
Weight 0.45 lb / 0.2 kg

Packaging Info

Package Weight 1.85 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.2 x 5.5 x 1.88"
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