Has anyone used the SEMA with the iphone?

Discussion in 'Accessories' started by tl1234, May 15, 2013.

  1. tl1234

    tl1234 Mu-43 Regular

    Feb 5, 2013
    I'm traveling and without my gear but I'm really curious if this can work!
  2. danimal

    danimal Mu-43 Supporter

    Dec 31, 2012
    Oakland, California
    I don't think it works. The iPhone has a different ring configuration in the plug than the SEMA mic if I recall correctly. I will test it for you in a bit, but I seem to remember plugging into the iPhone and MacBook both didn't recognize that anything was there.
  3. AceAceBaby

    AceAceBaby Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

    Jan 21, 2013
    Do you mean the little T shaped Mics? They wouldn't work in a phone, because the connections on the pin are different as danimal says. You can plug a stereo headset into a phone and it works due to how those connections are laid out, but the mic part wouldn't work using a basic mic. You'd need an adapter cable.

    Any basic mic won't work in a Macbook, because Macbooks don't have mic in ports, they have line-in, which requires a pre-amplified signal. I use a logitech USB headset dongle with mine for headset skype etc to get around the issue.
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