If you are a musician and an iPhone owner, you are probably well aware of the wide range of apps that are designed for music creation.
However, as well as apps, there are several accessories that can be purchased to enhance the music-making capabilities of your iPhone.
Let’s take a look at 4 iPhone compatible accessories that are specifically designed to be used alongside your iPhone.
#1: IK Multimedia iRig KEYS PRO
If you are looking for a realistic piano-playing experience, the iRig KEYS PRO might be just for you. Despite its compact size, the bus-powered MIDI controller offers a full-sized 3-octave keyboard with velocity-sensitive keys that allows for playing with two hands.
The keyboard enables you to:
Take it anywhere
As the iRig key Pro is bus-powered, it runs off the device that it is connected to, meaning that you can take it out and be rest assured that you’ll be able to make music wherever you are.
It is also lightweight, transporting the keyboard from gig to gig won’t be a problem.
- Plug it in and goThe iRig KEYS PRO comes with both Lightning and 30-pin iOS cables so you can plug it in straight out of the box.
Whilst on the go, you can also easily hook up the keyboard to your Mac or laptop.
#2: The Apogee MiC Digital Microphone
Since 1985, the brand Apogee has consistently produced award-winning technology that powers many of the world’s most respected studios – and has even captured winning GRAMMY and OSCAR performances.
Compatible with iPad, iPhone, and even iPods, this microphone enables you to record any sound you can imagine, from vocals to vibraphones, pianos to percussion and everything in between!
The microphone is no bigger than the size of an iPhone, so it is easy to take with you on the go.
With the microphone comes a quick start guide to get you up and running in no time, a desk tripod, a stand adapter, a lightning cable for connection to iOS devices and a USB cable to connect it to your Mac.
#3: IK Multimedia iRig HD 2 Guitar and Bass Interface
Want to record yourself playing the guitar?
The IK Multimedia’s iRig HD 2 is a high-quality guitar and bass interface that is compatible with the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Mac.
With professional sound quality and multiple output options, the iRig HD 2 makes it easy to:
- Connect to your favorite recording.
- Practice playing the guitar.
When you unbox your guitar and bass interface, you’ll also find a USB cable, a mic stand support and a lightning cable.
#4: Apogee Duet USB Audio Interface
This device is perfect if you need to record, produce and mix professional, high-quality music whilst on the move. A great feature of the device is that it has a direct digital connection and an external power source so that you can charge your iPhone whilst recording without fear of your iPhone battery running low.
A great feature of the device is that it has a direct digital connection and an external power source so that you can charge your iPhone whilst recording without the fear of your iPhone battery running low.
So there we have it, 4 iPhone compatible accessories for the savvy musicians out there!