Logitech is making a big purchase to secure a place in high-end audio recording. Tonight, the company announced that it will acquire Blue Microphones for $ 117 million. The cash transaction leads to Blue, which is known for USB condenser microphones such as Snowball and Yeti and joins Logitech's existing brand portfolio. In addition to Logitech and Logitech G, the company also owns Astro Gaming, Jaybird and Ultimate Ears. Yes, it is a pretty good roster.
"For Logitech, this is a new space," the company wrote in its blog post announcing the deal. Players are already using our Logitech G webcams to stream, and Logitech makes video calls with friends and family members every day, and in the business world, our audio and video know-how shows up every time Working with Blue and their microphone lines is a logical side-step with great synergies. "
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