Turtle Beach acquires Neat Microphones to capture more gamers and podcasters
Gaming headset maker Turtle Beach said today it has acquired Neat Microphonesâ€‹, a maker of high-quality USB and analog microphones. It could put Turtle Beach in a better position to address growing markets such as gaming, streaming, podcasting, recording, and audio conferencing. Turtle Beach is focused on making headsets for gamers. Neat Microphones has launched more than 60 products since starting Blue Microphones in 1995. With this deal, Turtle Beach is adding 40 Neat patents and nearly 70 Neat trademarks to its portfolio.