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M-Audio Podcast Factory review

M-Audio offer you the tools to reach the world

  • £82
The package contains everything you need to get podcasting

MusicRadar Verdict

A good all-in-one bundle, but much of the software is freeware.

Pros

  • +

    All you need to podcast in one package.

Cons

  • -

    Overpriced for what it is.

M-Audio has rebranded one of its existing audio interfaces and put together a bundle that's squarely aimed at all of the podcasters out there.

This one-stop solution includes the FastTrack USB audio interface, USB lead, microphone, mini-microphone stand and Audacity editing software. The only thing letting this package down is the price.

The bundled software here is all freeware so it seems fairly certain that you could piece together a higher quality package separately. However, if you're in need of a podcasting solution without the hassle of having to sort it all out yourself, and you can afford the price tag, then it does this and more very well.

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