Best Microphones for Video? (Video Mic Review & Comparison!)

What are the BEST Microphones for video? We look at the different Microphone types and the best options for each in this Video Mic Review & Comparison!


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Recommended Microphones

Lavalier Microphones:
BOYA BY-M1 (Amazon)

Shotgun Microphones:
RODE VideoMicro (Amazon) – for Smartphone, DSLR or Mirrorless.
RODE VideoMic Pro+ (Amazon) – for DSLR, Mirrorless or Video Camera.
RODE NTG4+ (Amazon) – for Professional Cameras.

Hand Held Microphones:
RODE Reporter (Amazon)

Podcast Microphones:
Rode NT-USB (Amazon)

Wireless Microphone Kits:
Rode Filmmaker Kit (Amazon)

Best Microphones for Video? (Video Mic Review & Comparison!)

No matter whether you’re a YouTuber, filmmaker, video marketer, or producing ANY video content for that matter, choosing the right video microphone for your content has a HUGE impact on the quality of your content.

There’s lots of options out there, each for different purposes, budgets and conditions – making it difficult to know which is the best microphone for your videos. In this video, we take a look at all the major microphone types, run through a comparison of the key pro’s and con’s of each, and recommend the BEST microphones for video in each category.

So, whether you’re looking for the best microphone for YouTube videos, an upcoming interview shoot, podcast microphone for livestreaming, or a mic for any type of video creation – this video mic review will help you decide which is the right option for you!

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