Re: Sound on a PPC

Jonathan Rochkind (jrochkin@cs.oberlin.edu)
Fri, 28 Oct 1994 14:28:20 -0400


>> You need a line-level mic. You are using a mic-level mic. Line-level audio
>> equipment signals are much stronger. Your personal stereo outputs a
>>line-level
>> signal to your headphones.
>>
>> If you have a portable mixer that outputs a line-level signal, you can attach
>> the mixer to the mic. and attach the other end of the mixer to the mac.
>> I should work fine.
>>
>> But otherwise, I'd just go out and buy a line-level mic.
[...]
>
>Jason:
>
>Huh? All he needs is a PlainTalk mic (~$24).

You're both right. The PlainTalk mic outputs a line-level signal.