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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for best video microphones.

A video microphone is designed to be used in video production. Whether you're recording a podcast or video presentation, a good mic is essential. Browse the top-ranked list of best video microphones below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Sony - ECMGZ1M Shotgun Microphone - Front_Zoom

    Model: ECMGZ1M
    SKU: 5116102
    Top comment

    "Perfect size & weight for video camera sound comes across clearly....Cool microphone for our video camera. Easy to set up and use. "

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    Capture audio with precision when you attach this Sony gun zoom microphone to your camera. With two different recording modes, this microphone lets you target and adjust your audio range to pick up sound for your video recordings. This Sony gun zoom microphone is powered directly by your camera, eliminating the need for an external power source.
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    "Perfect size & weight for video camera sound comes across clearly....Cool microphone for our video camera. Easy to set up and use. "

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    Capture audio with precision when you attach this Sony gun zoom microphone to your camera. With two different recording modes, this microphone lets you target and adjust your audio range to pick up sound for your video recordings. This Sony gun zoom microphone is powered directly by your camera, eliminating the need for an external power source.
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  2. Audio-Technica - Condenser Microphone - Front_Zoom

    Model: AUD AT875R
    SKU: 6357187
    Top comment

    "Way better than an integrated mic on a phone or camera....I bought this wanting to move up a level in quality while recording a video. This thing superb. The quality of sound and the noise reduction was great. "

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    Capture studio-quality audio for videos and TV broadcasts with this Audio-Technica line and gradient condenser microphone. The off-axis audio rejection provides a wider range and high fidelity in noisy environments, while phantom power reduces audio impedance for smooth sound reproduction. This Audio-Technica line and gradient condenser microphone is 7 inches long for easier pairing with small video cameras.
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    "Way better than an integrated mic on a phone or camera....I bought this wanting to move up a level in quality while recording a video. This thing superb. The quality of sound and the noise reduction was great. "

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    Capture studio-quality audio for videos and TV broadcasts with this Audio-Technica line and gradient condenser microphone. The off-axis audio rejection provides a wider range and high fidelity in noisy environments, while phantom power reduces audio impedance for smooth sound reproduction. This Audio-Technica line and gradient condenser microphone is 7 inches long for easier pairing with small video cameras.
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  3. Saramonic - Lavalier Microphone with Lightning for Apple iPhone, or iPad w/ a Built-in 6.6-foot (2m) Cable (LavMicro U1A) - Front_Zoom
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    "I recommend this product to anyone Gives your more of what you need when it comes to enhance your sound for video presentation...Pretty basic for video recording. It does the job. I have iPhone 13 pro max and I hated the echo I get when using the phone mic. "

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    Product Description

    The Saramonic LavMicro U1A is an ultracompact clip-on lavalier microphone with a Lightning connector that plugs directly into the Apple iPhone, or iPad and captures rich, broadcast-quality sound for your videos, audio recordings, podcasts and more. A built-in 6.6-foot (2m) cable provides an ideal amount of length for popular audio and video applications techniques like handheld vlogging, personal interviews, incognito audio capture and numerous other applications where too much cable would get in the way. A reusable cable strap is provided to keep the cable tidy when in storage, and in use, when you don’t need as much length.. . Great sound made easy. The microphone on the LavMicro U1A features an omnidirectional pickup pattern, which captures sound evenly in every direction. This means you don’t need to worry about the direction the mic is pointing in when you clip it to your clothing with the included alligator-style clip. It also makes it sound more natural when you turn your head while speaking. The connectors are gold-plated, which provide the best possible signal transfer and resist corrosion. An included storage pouch with a locking drawstring holds everything neatly, and a foam windscreen diffuses unwanted wind noise, so you always get the best sound. . . Added Lightning audio connectivity for your Apple iOS device. The included LavMicro U1 (SR-C2000) Lightning adapter is also detachable and has a male 3.5mm plug on the other end. When not being used by the LavMicro U1A, this adapter can be used to attach other audio sources to your Apple iOS device, such as other 3.5mm microphones the Saramonic Vmic Mini, the output of mixers such as the Saramonic SR-PAX1, or wireless receivers like the Saramonic UwMic9 RX9, just to name a few.
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    Top comment

    "I recommend this product to anyone Gives your more of what you need when it comes to enhance your sound for video presentation...Pretty basic for video recording. It does the job. I have iPhone 13 pro max and I hated the echo I get when using the phone mic. "

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    Product Description

    The Saramonic LavMicro U1A is an ultracompact clip-on lavalier microphone with a Lightning connector that plugs directly into the Apple iPhone, or iPad and captures rich, broadcast-quality sound for your videos, audio recordings, podcasts and more. A built-in 6.6-foot (2m) cable provides an ideal amount of length for popular audio and video applications techniques like handheld vlogging, personal interviews, incognito audio capture and numerous other applications where too much cable would get in the way. A reusable cable strap is provided to keep the cable tidy when in storage, and in use, when you don’t need as much length.. . Great sound made easy. The microphone on the LavMicro U1A features an omnidirectional pickup pattern, which captures sound evenly in every direction. This means you don’t need to worry about the direction the mic is pointing in when you clip it to your clothing with the included alligator-style clip. It also makes it sound more natural when you turn your head while speaking. The connectors are gold-plated, which provide the best possible signal transfer and resist corrosion. An included storage pouch with a locking drawstring holds everything neatly, and a foam windscreen diffuses unwanted wind noise, so you always get the best sound. . . Added Lightning audio connectivity for your Apple iOS device. The included LavMicro U1 (SR-C2000) Lightning adapter is also detachable and has a male 3.5mm plug on the other end. When not being used by the LavMicro U1A, this adapter can be used to attach other audio sources to your Apple iOS device, such as other 3.5mm microphones the Saramonic Vmic Mini, the output of mixers such as the Saramonic SR-PAX1, or wireless receivers like the Saramonic UwMic9 RX9, just to name a few.
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  4. Samson - Go Mic Portable USB Microphone with Software - Front_Zoom
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    "Excellent small USB microphone. Great for videos....This has been a great, small, USB microphone for video chatting. I have used it frequently on Zoom and when recording videos and the quality of the sound it solid. ...I purchased this for video conferencing. Very nice mic with software!"

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    Only at Best Buy Carry a recording studio in your pocket with the Samson Go Mic. Its plug-and-play capability lets you get to work quickly, and it's compatible with Mac or PC for versatile use with your favorite studio software. This Samson Go Mic has a switchable omnidirection or cardioid pattern for custom performance.
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    "Excellent small USB microphone. Great for videos....This has been a great, small, USB microphone for video chatting. I have used it frequently on Zoom and when recording videos and the quality of the sound it solid. ...I purchased this for video conferencing. Very nice mic with software!"

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    Only at Best Buy Carry a recording studio in your pocket with the Samson Go Mic. Its plug-and-play capability lets you get to work quickly, and it's compatible with Mac or PC for versatile use with your favorite studio software. This Samson Go Mic has a switchable omnidirection or cardioid pattern for custom performance.
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  5. Samson - G-Track Pro USB Microphone - Front_Zoom

    Model: SAGM1UPROHD
    SKU: 5893104
    Top comment

    "This product is awesome for anyone starting a podcast or doing video voice overs. Also, good for video chats and calla...Very crisp almost to a fault. Used primarily for video voice over. In post, it is the better sounding mic and have to adjust the shotgun or lavalier mics used for segments with on-camera audio. "

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    Only at Best Buy Lay down podcasts or music vocals with this Samson G-Track Pro microphone. It connects to computers or devices via UBS, so you can record directly into software programs, and it has a built-in mixer and interface for immediate audio customization. This Samson G-Track Pro microphone includes a headphone output, so you can listen as you record.
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    "This product is awesome for anyone starting a podcast or doing video voice overs. Also, good for video chats and calla...Very crisp almost to a fault. Used primarily for video voice over. In post, it is the better sounding mic and have to adjust the shotgun or lavalier mics used for segments with on-camera audio. "

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    Product Description

    Only at Best Buy Lay down podcasts or music vocals with this Samson G-Track Pro microphone. It connects to computers or devices via UBS, so you can record directly into software programs, and it has a built-in mixer and interface for immediate audio customization. This Samson G-Track Pro microphone includes a headphone output, so you can listen as you record.
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  6. Saramonic - Lavalier Mic w/ USB-C Output, 6.6' Cable & USB Adapter for Mobile Devices & Computers - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Works as it should in multiple video recording app...works as it should, even on the new iPhone 15 Pro Max, for both the native video recorder and the Blackmagic Camera app (in which you can regulate the volume). ...microphone for phone...works very well, very easy to use, it is good for taking videos."

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    Product Description

    The Saramonic LavMicro-U is a compact clip-on lavalier microphone with a USB-C connector that plugs directly into Android Mobile Devices, Computers, and iPads (iPad Pro or Air with USB-C). It also includes a USB-A adapter, allowing you to plug into computers with standard USB inputs. Ideal to capture high-quality sound for your videos and audio recordings on a multitude of devices. The 6.6-foot (2m) cable provides an ideal amount of length for popular audio and video applications techniques like handheld vlogging, personal interviews, virtual meetings, incognito audio capture, online classes, and numerous other applications where too much cable would get in the way.
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    Top comment

    "Works as it should in multiple video recording app...works as it should, even on the new iPhone 15 Pro Max, for both the native video recorder and the Blackmagic Camera app (in which you can regulate the volume). ...microphone for phone...works very well, very easy to use, it is good for taking videos."

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    Product Description

    The Saramonic LavMicro-U is a compact clip-on lavalier microphone with a USB-C connector that plugs directly into Android Mobile Devices, Computers, and iPads (iPad Pro or Air with USB-C). It also includes a USB-A adapter, allowing you to plug into computers with standard USB inputs. Ideal to capture high-quality sound for your videos and audio recordings on a multitude of devices. The 6.6-foot (2m) cable provides an ideal amount of length for popular audio and video applications techniques like handheld vlogging, personal interviews, virtual meetings, incognito audio capture, online classes, and numerous other applications where too much cable would get in the way.
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  7. RØDE - Wireless PRO Dual-Channel Wireless Microphone System - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great microphones!...Amazing sound quality definitely worth it & perfect for interviews or being far away from the camera I would recommend them!!...The Best Yet...Super Professional Quality & Results for those seeking professional quality & sound for theirs filming with professional cameras and even phones"

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    Product Description

    The Wireless PRO is a powerful compact microphone system, packed full of professional features that offer ultimate flexibility for recording pristine audio for your content. Never lose a take with 32-bit float on-board recording with over 40 hours of internal memory, keep all your video and audio flawlessly synchronised with timecode, and capture incredible-sounding content effortlessly with intelligent GainAssist technology. RØDE’s state-of-the-art Series IV 2.4GHz digital transmission delivers long range, with broadcast-grade in-built microphones for crystal-clear audio capture. It is universally compatible with cameras, phones and computers, and offers professional features like a locking lavalier connector, a dedicated button for triggering recording, auto-power on/off, and a TRRS jack on the receiver for headphone monitoring for unmatched flexibility. It also comes with a complete accessory kit, including a pair of lavalier microphones, a rugged charging case, furry windshields, magnetic mounting clips, and cables for connecting to all your devices.
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    "Great microphones!...Amazing sound quality definitely worth it & perfect for interviews or being far away from the camera I would recommend them!!...The Best Yet...Super Professional Quality & Results for those seeking professional quality & sound for theirs filming with professional cameras and even phones"

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    Product Description

    The Wireless PRO is a powerful compact microphone system, packed full of professional features that offer ultimate flexibility for recording pristine audio for your content. Never lose a take with 32-bit float on-board recording with over 40 hours of internal memory, keep all your video and audio flawlessly synchronised with timecode, and capture incredible-sounding content effortlessly with intelligent GainAssist technology. RØDE’s state-of-the-art Series IV 2.4GHz digital transmission delivers long range, with broadcast-grade in-built microphones for crystal-clear audio capture. It is universally compatible with cameras, phones and computers, and offers professional features like a locking lavalier connector, a dedicated button for triggering recording, auto-power on/off, and a TRRS jack on the receiver for headphone monitoring for unmatched flexibility. It also comes with a complete accessory kit, including a pair of lavalier microphones, a rugged charging case, furry windshields, magnetic mounting clips, and cables for connecting to all your devices.
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  8. Sony ECMS1 Wireless Omnidirectional Streaming Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Upon receiving the ECM-S1, I quickly put it to the test between recording podcast episodes and using it for live performance music videos. The feature rich microphone held up insanely well! ...Great even if you don't own an alpha camera...It worked great in analog mode and was immediately detected by my camera. This setup is best if you want the audio directly on your SD card in sync with the video Last, I connected the receiver to my laptop and wirelessly used the microphone, again all items work flawlessly with outstanding sound quality. "

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    Product Description

    With both wireless and wired connections available, the ECM-S1 portable streaming microphone is a compact and lightweight high-performance unit that provides clear, low-noise, minimum audio delay, high-quality audio for easy recording or live-streaming either indoors or outdoors.
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    "Upon receiving the ECM-S1, I quickly put it to the test between recording podcast episodes and using it for live performance music videos. The feature rich microphone held up insanely well! ...Great even if you don't own an alpha camera...It worked great in analog mode and was immediately detected by my camera. This setup is best if you want the audio directly on your SD card in sync with the video Last, I connected the receiver to my laptop and wirelessly used the microphone, again all items work flawlessly with outstanding sound quality. "

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    Product Description

    With both wireless and wired connections available, the ECM-S1 portable streaming microphone is a compact and lightweight high-performance unit that provides clear, low-noise, minimum audio delay, high-quality audio for easy recording or live-streaming either indoors or outdoors.
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  9. Sony ECMW3 Dual-channel Wireless Omnidirectional Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Best for Quiet Environments...I also use my ECM-W3 with my laptop during video calls, and it works perfectly."

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    Product Description

    The ECM-W3 comprises two microphone-transmitters featuring high signal-to-noise (S/N) ratio microphone units, and a dual-channel receiver. The transmitters and receiver process audio digitally and transmit it wirelessly, allowing the capture and recording of two speakers' voices with superb clarity and low noise.
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    "Best for Quiet Environments...I also use my ECM-W3 with my laptop during video calls, and it works perfectly."

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    The ECM-W3 comprises two microphone-transmitters featuring high signal-to-noise (S/N) ratio microphone units, and a dual-channel receiver. The transmitters and receiver process audio digitally and transmit it wirelessly, allowing the capture and recording of two speakers' voices with superb clarity and low noise.
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  10. Logitech - Yeti Orb Wired Cardioid Condenser Gaming Microphone with LIGHTSYNC RGB Lights - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "I'm blown away at how badly I needed this product and didn't know it. My audio on my video games and normal content videos are now immensely better. ...For the price, this Yeti Orb is one of the best microphones i have used."

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    Logitech G Yeti Orb is a premium RGB gaming microphone with LIGHTSYNC that delivers best-in-class audio performance and ease of use. With LIGHTSYNC RGB and a condenser capsule optimized for game streaming, plus Blue VO!CE presets, Yeti Orb is the easiest way to game with clear, focused audio. Just plug in via USB and you’re ready to join the voice chat, stream, and create video content with a massive jump in your vocal quality – instantly. Control your whole setup at once with G HUB. It’s that easy.
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    "I'm blown away at how badly I needed this product and didn't know it. My audio on my video games and normal content videos are now immensely better. ...For the price, this Yeti Orb is one of the best microphones i have used."

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    Logitech G Yeti Orb is a premium RGB gaming microphone with LIGHTSYNC that delivers best-in-class audio performance and ease of use. With LIGHTSYNC RGB and a condenser capsule optimized for game streaming, plus Blue VO!CE presets, Yeti Orb is the easiest way to game with clear, focused audio. Just plug in via USB and you’re ready to join the voice chat, stream, and create video content with a massive jump in your vocal quality – instantly. Control your whole setup at once with G HUB. It’s that easy.
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