Rode Mic Description
Rode Microphones LLC is an Australian company that designs and manufactures microphones and related accessories as well as audio software. Traditionally known for its large-diaphragm condenser microphones, Rode now manufactures a wide range of different mics used for different purposes. The studio range of large diaphragm Rode mics includes the NT1-A that is considered Rode's biggest selling microphone, as it is found to be the world's quietest studio microphone. Rode also offers the Complete Studio Kit with Audio Interface that features the AI-1, peerless NT1 microphone, a shock mount and all cables. The complete kit by Rode Mics is the perfect package for home recordings. The Shotgun range of Rode mics includes the on-camera mics like the VideoMic Pro that is designed to be used with camcorders, DSLR cameras and portable audio recorders. Considered to be the best-in-market on-camera category, the Video Mic Pro is battery powered and gives you over 70 hours of recording from a single 9V battery.
For sound reinforcement and to broadcast audio, Rode mics has a range of Dynamic mics that can be used for live broadcast or while publically addressing a large audience. Fans of podcasting can use the PodMic from the Dynamic range of Rode Mics, which is a broadcast-quality dynamic microphone designed and optimized for podcasting. Delivering a rich and balanced sound, the PodMic comes with an internal pop filter and shock mounting that minimises plosives and reduces vibration. Handheld Rode mics in the Dyanamic category have products with ultra-durable build quality and a high-power neodymium capsule, such as the RØDE M1 live dynamic microphone. It is designed to deliver optimum performance and its longevity is backed-up by a lifetime warranty.
Rode mics also have a range of mics that can be used with your smartphones and tablets. The VideoMic Me-L is a high-quality microphone that can be used with an iPhone or iPad via the Lightning connector, ensuring incredible audio while shooting videos. These microphones are directional, that help reduce the ambient noises and focus on exactly what you're recording, delivering clear and louder videos sound. You will find the 3.5mm jack on these type of Rode mics that can be used as a headphone output for audio monitoring and playback. The VideoMic Me-L features a mic clip, ensuring that the mic is firmly secure and in place the whole time you are shooting. It also comes with a furry windshield for outdoor filming bad weather conditions. The VideoMic Me-L is compatible with all Apple iOS devices that run on iOS 11 or higher and support a Lightning port.