|• Studio recording quality
• Condenser microphone
• Super cardioid polar pattern
• 9V battery power
• Integrated Rycote® Lyre® shock mounting
• Two step High Pass Filter (Flat/80Hz)
• Three step PAD (0, =10, -20dB)
• Rugged reinforced ABS construction
• Windshield included
• 3.5mm mini-jack output
• Integrated cold-shoe mount (3/8” thread)
• 10 year extended warranty with online registration
The RØDE VideoMic is a professional
grade 1/2" condenser shotgun microphone designed for use with consumer video
cameras and personal audio recorders.
The integrated Rycote® Lyre® based shock mounting system isolates the VideoMic
capsule and electronics from its all-metal shoe mount, providing isolation from
external physical factors that may cause unwanted rumble and vibrations in the
microphone. Constructed from a single piece of hard-wearing thermoplastic, the
Lyre® provides superior acoustic suspension to traditional elastic solutions,
and will never wear out, sag or snap.
Its standard sized shoe mount also includes a 3/8" thread in the base for easy
mounting on a boom pole or stand.
By employing a super-cardioid polar pattern the VideoMic becomes highly
directional, focusing on the subject in front of the camera, and minimising any
In addition to the microphone's native 40Hz-20kHz response a selectable
high-pass filter at 80Hz is available, which will prevent low end noise such as
air conditioners and traffic from being recorded.
A -10dB and -20dB level attenuation (or PAD), selectable from inside the battery
compartment, allows recording of loud sound sources, such as live music or
The RØDE VideoMic directional on-camera microphone is designed in Australia and
covered by RØDE Microphones' industry leading 10 year warranty.