New RØDE VideoMicro II

  By Ryley Smith

 

RØDE has excitedly announced the latest edition to their legendary range of on-camera shotgun microphones! Say hello to the new RØDE VideoMicro II! Setting a new benchmark for ultra-compact on-camera shotgun microphones, it features innovative annular line tube technology, delivering highly transparent and directional audio ideal for content creation and filmmaking applications. With no batteries required and no complicated controls, it is incredibly simple to use on either your camera or smartphone and will instantly elevate your audio!

The RØDE VideoMicro II is a professional-quality microphone that is ultra-compact, lightweight and easy to use. It is perfect for run-and-gun filmmaking, content creation, or if you want to record better audio for your videos. Since it doesn’t require batteries, users can just plug it in and hit record! The VideoMicro II is a super-cardioid shotgun microphone with RØDE’s revolutionary annular line tube technology. This combination allows it to deliver natural, full-bodied sound, while still staying compact. At only 80mm long and weighing just 39 grams, users can add it to their creator kit or camera bag without taking up much space.

Despite its small size, it is incredibly tough, with a rugged all-metal body and premium components. Featuring RØDE’s new, groundbreaking isolation mount, HELIX™, the VideoMicro II has superior protection from knocks and bumps. The innovative design has been crafted to the exact specifications of the microphone, users won’t have to worry about knocks, bumps and general handling, which can result in unpleasant rumbles in recordings. It is also super low-profile, keeping your setup sleek while offering optimal acoustic performance. The mount features a handy cable management slot, an attachment for your camera and a thread for mounting onto a boom pole and other accessories.

To top it all off, the VideoMicro II comes with deluxe foam and furry windshields, so users can record crystal-clear audio anywhere they go, both indoors and in the elements. Also included is a 3.5mm TRS to TRS cable for connecting to cameras and a 3.5mm TRS to TRRS cable for connecting to smartphones, giving users the ability to capture incredible audio with all their devices.

For more information and to order the RØDE VideoMicro II, click here!

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Ryley graduated in 2018 from the U of C, with a bachelor in Sociology. With a strong love for writing, and having dabbled in photography, she wanted to take her curious mind and put it towards a more fun and creative future. In her spare time, Ryley finds herself camping, skiing, and fishing. She also loves craft beer and interesting food, ideally together.