The ART XConnect USB Microphone Cable provides an easy way to directly connect any dynamic microphone to your computer”s USB port for convenient recording without any extra equipment. The output of the XConnect is a studio quality 16-bit, 44.1 kHz or 48 kHz digital audio signal. No special drivers are required, just “plug and play” with your Windows PC or Mac. Simply plug the XLR connector into your microphone and the USB connector into your computer. That”s all there is to it. The first time you connect your XConnect to your computer, all the necessary drivers will be automatically installed and the cable will then be ready to use. The XConnect may be used with any recording software that supports USB audio devices.