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Microphone Buying Guide

Microphone Buying Guide


A good quality microphone can make a world of difference to the audio reception. As a user, you want to capture audio quality that is clean and clear. There are a variety of microphones in the market currently and choosing the right mic for the appropriate purpose is very important. For instance, audio recorded on a camcorder cannot stand up to the voice quality of standalone mics. Therefore, before a purchase is made, basic principle of microphone design needs to be understood. Factors like the weight dimension, the output impedance, power requirements, and frequency response are some factors that play a huge role in determining a suitable microphone for you. This guide will help users understand all of these aspects and more.

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  • Savage Lavalier Clip-On Omnidirectional Microphone

    Product #: SVH1044 | Manufacturer #: MIC-CELL

    • Clip-on microphone
    • High quality Omni-directional condenser microphone
    • Low handling noise
    • Frequency Range: 65 Hz - 18KHz
    • Signal/Noise: 74 dB SPL
    • Sensitivity: -30dB +/- 3dB / 0dB=1V/Pa, 1 kHz
    • Output Impedance: 1000 Ohm or less
    • Connector: 3.5mm (1/8") 4-Pole Gold Plug
    • Battery Type: LR44
    • Mic: 2.5g / Power Module: 18g
    • Mic (H x W x D): 18.00 x 8.30 x 8.30 mm
    • Cable: 6.0m
    Our Price: $23.99

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  • Savage DSLR Stereo Microphone

    Product #: SVH1045 | Manufacturer #: MIC-DSLR

    • Lightweight and Compact stereo microphone
    • Easily attach to a camera accessory shoe
    • Powered by included LR44 battery
    • Integrated shock & shoe mount with threaded 1/4" socket
    • Frequency response: 35-20,000HZ+/-3dB
    • Signal to noise ratio: 74dB or more
    • Sensitivity: -40dB+/-1dB/0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz
    • Output impedance: 200 ohm or less
    • Case: ABS construction
    • Includes foam windshield, fur windscreen, pouch
    • Size: 73mm x 26mm x 57mm
    • Weight: 55g
    Our Price: $43.99

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