Fast Facts

Year Founded:
1980
Based in:
Hicksville, NY, USA
Specialty:
Wireless and USB Microphones

Brand Story

Samson Technologies began in 1980 by designing wireless microphone systems. Today, Samson is an industry leader in both consumer and professional audio with three notable brands: Samson Audio, Samson Wireless, and Hartke. In 1980, Samson introduced the first wireless microphone system. Over the years, Samson has become a leader in the wireless field. In the early '90s, they began to expand the reach of their audio products through the development of power amplifiers, mixers, wired microphones, and signal processors. In 2005, they introduced the first professional USB microphones to be used by musicians, broadcasters, and podcast enthusiasts. Samson USB microphones are now the industry standard.


Over three decades, Samson has grown from a small two-person operation to a worldwide enterprise, dedicated to innovating new products that will enhance the lives of music and broadcast professionals everywhere.