By using that adapter you are turning both channels from balanced mode to unbalanced. According to the Yeti Manual you'll need an external preamp with phantom power to use the XLR connection. Is it a good time to build a new pc or should I wait till February. solidcrazyy Luckily, Blue makes a usb converter just for you: http://www.amazon.com/Blue-Microphones-Icicle-Converter-Preamp/dp/B001EW5YQS/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1372293237&sr=8-2&keywords=5+pin+xlr+to+usb, PC Build in LTT Gallery - JBL J88 - Fostex T50RP (Modded) - Pioneer SE-A1000 vs audio-technica ATH-AD500X - Skullcandy Aviator  audio-technica ATH-T400 - CHC Silverado and Laredo - Clip-On Headphone Roundup. All XLR interfaces are with a 3 pin XLR and you need a sound card that can drive the mic since it will be analog now and convert it to digital and the prices are not pleasant. XLR is a professional balanced cable wich requires 3 pins to operate that is why they added a 5 pin port since you can share the ground and allow for stereo output. Posted in Operating Systems, By Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Blue Microphones Yeti Pro Studio XLR and USB Condenser Microphone with Software. But I have tried using just the L channel earlier with 48V phantom power, everything works perfectly! Powered by Invision Community. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. The reason XLR uses 3 pins for a mono channel is because it uses a balanced mode, where it denies noise from outside sources in the cable. As with all other stereo recordings, using matched preamplifiers will provide the best results. Posted in General Discussion, By Please make sure that you've entered a valid question. Please try your search again later. | Mystery Build #5 (????.??.?? Once you’re plugged into your preamplifier(s), you’ll want to control the gain with your microphone preamplifier(s) as opposed to the gain on the Yeti Pro microphone. You have too M-Audio equipment that can do it or some AVID (previously Digidesign). taha_mcp Sorry to bring up an old thread, but it is exactly what I am trying to figure out as a newbie, so... here we go: I have a Blue Yeti Pro and a Zoom H6, and I would like to connect the Yeti Pro to the Zoom 6. And Im going cheap XD. Its the nature of the capsules the mic uses. I'm trying to plug it into my new Zoom 6 portable recorder, but the issue is that it requires a single 3 pin male XLR. About phantom I really impressed about the Zoom H6 and its ability to set phantom to individual ports. But most of the time I use the cardioid pattern. And is supplying just 48V to that single channel on the H6 enough to power the Blue Yeti Pro? Linus Media Group is not associated with these services. If you know soldering you can even try it for yourself =) Is just a port, nothing special. (probably best to find a spare splitter cable from Blue though). After an hour of being unable to get it to work we determined that this software was discontinued. Here's my problem I have never used XLR before and the only thing I can find that turns my xlr into a jack my PC has is a 3pin XLR stereo to 3.5mm jack (http://www.swamp.net.au/mixer-to-pc-cable.html). Once you’ve plugged the Yeti Pro into your microphone preamplifier(s), set the microphone gain on the microphone to zero. Is there a tool to scrub an Instagram profile and automatically download all photos? Started 11 minutes ago XLR 5 pin basically transmits two audio signals to each channel, plus a ground, I doubt any chain of passive cables/converters to 3.5mm would be useful to you. To use Yeti Pro in Analog Mode, you will need to plug the supplied Y-cable into the 5 pin connector at the bottom of the Yeti Pro microphone. This means that in Analog (so using XRL connections): - if in Stereo mode you use both XLR connections. Posted in Troubleshooting, By Sam I Am Not Is this the optimal way of converting the ports or is there a better way? Find answers in product info, Q&As, reviews. Once you’re plugged into your preamplifier(s), you’ll want to control the gain with your microphone preamplifier(s) as opposed to the gain on the Yeti Pro microphone. I am newbie with microphone, so I just went with the Yeti as it was highly recommended by lots of people on the net. The issue is that, not only is the Blue Yeti Pro cord not 3 pin (it's 5 pin), the adapter they provide splits into two L-R 3-pin males. At the destination the receiver will mix both + and - signals, which if it is completely clean it should mean silence, if its not it will use it to remove the noise added in the cable. There was a problem completing your request. Correct. BeornBear Record multi-track projects with PreSonus Studio One recording software. Hence the purchase (Also because I was influenced by my girlfriend at the time who also had the Blue Yeti Pro). The issue is that, not only is the Blue Yeti Pro cord not 3 pin (it's 5 pin), the adapter they provide splits into two L-R 3-pin males. Uhuru UM-SF777 USB Condenser Gaming Microphone, Computer Mic Kit for Recording Podc... MAONO AU-902 USB Condenser Podcast Microphone, with Dual Volume Control, Mute Butto... SHURE MV51-A Digital Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone (Black), Shure MV5/A-LTG Digital Condenser Microphone (Grey), Samson Q2U USB/XLR Dynamic Microphone Recording and Podcasting Pack (Includes Mic Clip, Desktop Stand, Windscreen and Cables), Samson Meteor Mic USB Studio Microphone (Chrome), Rode NT-USB USB Condenser Microphone, Black, Blue Yeti USB Mic for Recording and Streaming on PC and Mac, 3 Condenser Capsules, 4 Pickup Patterns, Headphone Output and Volume Control, Mic Gain Control, Adjustable Stand, Plug and Play (Silver). The white XLR connector on the Y-cable carries the left channel signal, and the red XLR connector on the Y-cable carries the right channel signal. Or is providing power to one channel enough? So the 3 pins are ground, + and - and basically the way it works is the signal is sent through the cable in 2 ways: the normal signal and inverted. Either L or R will be fine. Started 19 minutes ago And of course after trying the microphone myself at my girlfriend's place, I am even more convinced. Reviewed in the United States on 22 January 2020. the software is wonderful however the Mic controls could be better. Very poor form wasting peoples time like that. It is a condenser mic, it definitely needs Phantom Power. Neutrik by the way, is like one of the best brands in the world when talking about plugs. Like ShearMe said, that is more of a temporary solution if you care about noise. When I play back my voice I swear I've been cloned. Transform your creative space into a studio. It's NOT compatible with GarageBand X. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. I was searching amazon for cables earlier and came across this. Not wanting to be a jerk but from the manual: Not only can you plug your Yeti Pro directly into your computer to record high fidelity recordings, but you can also plug Yeti Pro into a phantom power-capable microphone preamplifier and record as you would a standard microphone! UPDATED An enthusiasts guide to video feat. Here's the fix (product): http://www.showmecables.com/product/28133.aspx with photo. Blue Microphones Yeti Pro Studio Vocal Recording System at a Glance: The Yeti Studio captures great-sounding vocals Record, edit, and more with PreSonus Studio One Artist Sweeten your vocals with iZotope Nectar Elements Quick-start templates get you up and running fast NOTE: iZotope Nectar Elements is compatible with GarageBand 6 and earlier, REAPER, SONAR, Digital Performer, ACID, VEGAS, Sound Forge, Ableton Live, Pro Tools 7.4-10, Cubase, Nuendo, WaveLab, Logic, and Audition.