ROCCAT, Turtle Beach’s Germany-based PC peripheral brand, today revealed the Torch, its first studio-grade USB microphone.
The Torch is set to launch on August 15, 2021, at the price point of $99.99. It is available for pre-order now from participating retailers as well as Roccat’s website.
The Torch is packed with professional-grade features, including 24-bit audio quality, a dual condenser design, latency-free Mic Monitoring, and a built-in pop filter. Additionally, the Torch comes equipped with ROCCAT’s intelligent RGB lighting, and special lighting zones change color depending on the microphone’s settings.
“The Torch’s distinct look, pro-level performance, and attractive price make it perfect to grow with you as you chase your streaming and content creation passions,” said René Korte, ROCCAT Founder and General Manager for PC peripherals at Turtle Beach. “Gamers watch their favorite streamers and are inspired to create content themselves, and a studio-grade microphone is no longer a luxury, it’s a must-have accessory. We’re excited to enter a new PC peripheral category with the Torch, and to deliver another high-performance accessory that adds to our desktop ecosystem.”ROCCAT’s Torch USB microphone features a dual condenser design, offering 24-bit audio with up to 48kHz sampling, ensuring a wide range of voices can be captured and perfectly broadcast. From simple whispers to loud and heated in-game reactions, the Torchdelivers broadcast-quality sound for any content creator. Designed for streamers and aspiring content creators, the Torchcomes with three pre-selected pick-up patterns for an effortless out-of-the-box experience. Users will be able to choose between Cardioid pattern – perfect for gaming and streaming; Stereo – great for vocals and instruments; and the Torch’s exclusive Whisper pattern – to capture the quietest voices and whispers.