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Neat Microphones’ Bumblebee II USB Mic for Streamers, Content Creators, and Gamers Now Available at Retail

Bumblebee II is Neat’s New USB Condenser Microphone Featuring Professional-Quality 24 Bit/96 kHz Digital Audio for $99.99 MSRP

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 13, 2021– Neat Microphones, the innovative brand of high-quality digital USB and analog microphones from Turtle Beach Corporation (Nasdaq: HEAR), today announced its Bumblebee® II Professional Cardioid USB Condenser Microphone is now available in the U.S. The Bumblebee II’s $99.99 MSRP and 25mm capsule – larger than any microphone capsule in its price range – make it an outstanding choice for creators, streamers, professionals, and students looking to elevate the quality of their recordings. The Bumblebee II is Neat’s successor to their original acclaimed Bumblebee mic which was often noted as a top choice for both professionals and consumers. The Bumblebee II raises its predecessor’s high bar by delivering even higher quality audio capture while keeping its attractive price. Neat Microphones’ Bumblebee II is available now at participating retailers, including Amazon, American Music Supply, Sweetwater, Target, and zZounds.

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Bumblebee II is Neat’s New USB Condenser Microphone Featuring Professional-Quality 24 Bit/96 kHz Digital Audio for Streamers, Content Creators and Gamers for a MSRP of Just $99.99. (Photo: Business Wire)

Bumblebee II is Neat’s New USB Condenser Microphone Featuring Professional-Quality 24 Bit/96 kHz Digital Audio for Streamers, Content Creators and Gamers for a MSRP of Just $99.99. (Photo: Business Wire)

“Consumers and professionals alike need higher-performance out of today’s USB microphones and the Bumblebee II delivers a powerful vocal presentation thanks to its larger 25mm capsule, higher resolution digital circuitry, and attractive $99 price,” said Skipper Wise, Founder of Neat Microphones and Vice President at Turtle Beach. “The Bumblebee II is the next chapter in USB microphone design and shows what you get from a team that has worked together designing top-performing microphones for over three decades.”

Bumblebee II emerged from the same experts that founded Blue Microphones and have designed transformative, award-winning microphones that have changed how professional creators capture their voice, music, and more. The Bumblebee II is a versatile and easy-to-use USB condenser microphone that offers professional-quality 24 bit/96 kHz digital audio output. It’s the ideal solution for voice conferencing, content creators, streamers, podcasters, gamers, vocalists, musicians, and voiceover artists. With its single, internally shockmounted, 25mm condenser capsule, the Bumblebee II is an excellent personal mic for laptops, desktops, tablets, and any other device with a USB port. Plus, the Bumblebee II features a zero-latency headphone monitor with volume control, mic gain control, and mix control for monitoring source and playback. The sleek and sturdy yoke-mounted stand provides stability on desktops, and the Bumblebee II can be easily used with a traditional mic stand or boom mount. A USB Type C to USB Type A cable is included.

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About Turtle Beach Corporation

Turtle Beach Corporation ( is one of the world’s leading gaming accessory providers. The Turtle Beach brand ( is known for pioneering first-to-market features and patented innovations in high-quality, comfort-driven headsets for all levels of gamer, making it a fan-favorite brand and the market leader in console gaming audio for the last decade. Turtle Beach’s ROCCAT brand ( combines detail-loving German innovation with a genuine passion for designing the best PC gaming products. Under the ROCCAT brand, Turtle Beach creates award-winning keyboards, mice, headsets, mousepads, and other PC accessories. Turtle Beach’s Neat Microphones brand ( creates high-quality USB and analog microphones for gamers, streamers, and professionals that embrace cutting-edge technology and design. Turtle Beach’s shares are traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the symbol: HEAR.

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Turtle Beach Corporation

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