Yamaha AG01 Wins NAMM 2022 Best in Show Award

Yamaha AG01 Wins NAMM 2022 Best in Show Award

UNITED STATES – In early June, Yamaha returns to the NAMM Show at the Anaheim Convention Center, California, and walks away with a Best In Show award for the new AG01 Combination Condenser Microphone and Mixer.

Launched in April, the AG01 is a studio-grade USB-C microphone paired with a high-performance mixer featuring DSP effects, LOOPBACK functionality and flexible connections for stress-free streaming. Available in black or white, it’s compact enough to place on a desk or mount on a desk arm, is powered via USB or battery, and can turn almost any environment into a fully functional streaming station.

During the first two days of NAMM, hundreds of products, services and technologies were thoroughly reviewed by industry experts, moderated by Frank Alkyer, publisher of Music, Inc. and UpBeat Daily magazines. The AG01 received the Best in Show “Gotta Stock It” award, recognizing product innovation and updating Yamaha’s AG Controller software.

Used to quickly and easily adjust the DSP audio processing of AG Series devices, AG Controller offers “Simple” and “Detail” modes of operation, giving users complete control of their audio from any Windows/Mac device. or iOS connected via USB.

In addition to the AG01, the AG series includes the AG06MK2 and AG03MK2 live streaming mixers and the AG03MK2 LSPK live streaming package. All AG Series products come with Steinberg’s Cubase AI music production software and WaveLab Cast for streaming audio production and editing. The AG01 is also compatible with the free Rec’n’Share and Cubasis LE iOS apps to support and inspire audio content creation.

“Yamaha has a rich history of providing artists with tools to create music and art while providing solutions to amplify their work,” says Preston Gray, Marketing Director of Professional Audio, Yamaha Corporation of America. “With the new AG01 microphone, artists and creators can now ensure their work is heard as intended online!”

June 23, 2022

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