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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for recording microphone for computer.

Computer-based recording has become an increasingly popular option for musicians and entertainers of all stripes. Whether you're recording your own demos or producing podcasts, you'll need a microphone. Browse the top-ranked list of recording microphones for computers below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Insignia™ - USB Microphone - Front_Zoom

    Model: NS-PAUM50
    SKU: 6063105
    Top comment

    "This is a great device. Provides clear recording and voice for computer calling....Microphone for computer phone use...Computer microphone"

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    Product Description

    Talk clearly with this Insignia™ NS-PAUM50 USB microphone that works with most Internet voice chat, speech recognition and voice command applications and features an adjustable boom for easy positioning. The base ensures stable placement.
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    Top comment

    "This is a great device. Provides clear recording and voice for computer calling....Microphone for computer phone use...Computer microphone"

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    Product Description

    Talk clearly with this Insignia™ NS-PAUM50 USB microphone that works with most Internet voice chat, speech recognition and voice command applications and features an adjustable boom for easy positioning. The base ensures stable placement.
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  2. Blue Microphones - Blue Yeti Nano Premium Wired Multi-Pattern USB Condenser Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "great condenser mic for zoom, youtube, recording....I do a lot of zoom meetings and record youtube videos. This mic is very clear but does pick up some background noise. ...Great Mic...Great Mic! Great quality build/sleek and does exactly what my wife needs it to do for all her recordings at a great price."

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    Yeti Nano is a broadcast-quality USB mic for gaming, streaming, podcasting, YouTube videos and more. Yeti Nano features Blue VO!CEeffects, 24-bit sound quality and plug ’n play operation with Mac or PC. With a no-latency headphone output and onboard controls, Yeti Nano is the essential mic for today’s streamers.
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    Top comment

    "great condenser mic for zoom, youtube, recording....I do a lot of zoom meetings and record youtube videos. This mic is very clear but does pick up some background noise. ...Great Mic...Great Mic! Great quality build/sleek and does exactly what my wife needs it to do for all her recordings at a great price."

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    Yeti Nano is a broadcast-quality USB mic for gaming, streaming, podcasting, YouTube videos and more. Yeti Nano features Blue VO!CEeffects, 24-bit sound quality and plug ’n play operation with Mac or PC. With a no-latency headphone output and onboard controls, Yeti Nano is the essential mic for today’s streamers.
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  3. Samson - Go Mic Video USB Microphone with HD Webcam - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "A great Mic with OK HD video...In the package you’ll find the Samson Go Mic, a USB C cable, and some documentation. The microphone is attached to a mount, and is plug & play on both PC & Mac. ...Samson – Go Mic Video Portable USB Microphone with...All in all, the Samson Go Mic Video Portable USB Microphone with HD Webcam is a handy portable device that can easily be moved from computer to computer. "

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    Create media from any location that both looks and sounds professional with Go Mic Video. The portable condenser microphone of Samson’s innovative Go Mic is paired with a crisp and clear Full HD 1080p/30fps webcam to create the ultimate solution for anyone looking to make high quality digital recordings. Perfect for live streams, podcasts, video conferencing or working from home, Go Mic Video can be quickly set up and configured to ensure your presentations make the most impact with your audience.
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    Top comment

    "A great Mic with OK HD video...In the package you’ll find the Samson Go Mic, a USB C cable, and some documentation. The microphone is attached to a mount, and is plug & play on both PC & Mac. ...Samson – Go Mic Video Portable USB Microphone with...All in all, the Samson Go Mic Video Portable USB Microphone with HD Webcam is a handy portable device that can easily be moved from computer to computer. "

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    Product Description

    Create media from any location that both looks and sounds professional with Go Mic Video. The portable condenser microphone of Samson’s innovative Go Mic is paired with a crisp and clear Full HD 1080p/30fps webcam to create the ultimate solution for anyone looking to make high quality digital recordings. Perfect for live streams, podcasts, video conferencing or working from home, Go Mic Video can be quickly set up and configured to ensure your presentations make the most impact with your audience.
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  4. Sony - Vlogger Shotgun Microphone, MI Shoe and 3.5mm cable compatible - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Small and Effective Mic...This is a nice little mic that gives cameras like the ZV-E10 more directional audio than the built-in mics. ...Dynamite Microphone...The Sony camera microphone is extremely valuable for capturing good audio quality when recording outside"

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    Product Description

    Capture clear, beautiful audio whenever and wherever you shoot. Whether you're shooting interviews, outdoor street scenes, or just quick updates for social media, adding a high-quality audio track will bring your creative work to life. The ECM-G1 provides sophisticated audio-capture capabilities that are well matched to your moviemaking needs, plus convenient Multi Interface Shoe connectivity and a compact overall size.
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    Top comment

    "Small and Effective Mic...This is a nice little mic that gives cameras like the ZV-E10 more directional audio than the built-in mics. ...Dynamite Microphone...The Sony camera microphone is extremely valuable for capturing good audio quality when recording outside"

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    Product Description

    Capture clear, beautiful audio whenever and wherever you shoot. Whether you're shooting interviews, outdoor street scenes, or just quick updates for social media, adding a high-quality audio track will bring your creative work to life. The ECM-G1 provides sophisticated audio-capture capabilities that are well matched to your moviemaking needs, plus convenient Multi Interface Shoe connectivity and a compact overall size.
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  5. HyperX - QuadCast S Wired Multi-Pattern USB Electret Condenser Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Gaming Mic...I loved it , it is the best thing to game with especially if you stream on twitch and you can change the colors of the mic with your computer i recommend...Good mic...It’s great mic to start streaming and recording. Get one"

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    Product Description

    The HyperX QuadCast S is a USB condenser microphone that both sounds great and looks great. The supremely stunning RGB lighting and dynamic effects will add style and flair to any stream or setup, and is customizable via HyperX NGENUITY software. The QuadCast S is an all-inclusive mic, featuring an anti-vibration shock mount to help quiet the rumbles of daily life and a built-in pop filter to muffle plosive sounds. Instantly know your mic status with the LED indicator, and simply tap-to-mute to avoid awkward broadcasting accidents. With four selectable polar patterns, this mic’s prepared for nearly any recording situation and also features a gain control dial to quickly regulate input sensitivity. The included mount adapter fits 3/8” and 5/8” thread sizes, compatible with most stands. QuadCast S is certified by Discord and TeamSpeak so you can ensure that your microphone is broadcasting loud and clear for all your followers and listeners, and you can also monitor your mic in real time using the convenient headphone jack on the back of the mic. It’s multi-platform compatible, so you can deliver quality sound output whether you’re connecting to a PC, PS4, PS5, or Mac.
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    Top comment

    "Gaming Mic...I loved it , it is the best thing to game with especially if you stream on twitch and you can change the colors of the mic with your computer i recommend...Good mic...It’s great mic to start streaming and recording. Get one"

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    The HyperX QuadCast S is a USB condenser microphone that both sounds great and looks great. The supremely stunning RGB lighting and dynamic effects will add style and flair to any stream or setup, and is customizable via HyperX NGENUITY software. The QuadCast S is an all-inclusive mic, featuring an anti-vibration shock mount to help quiet the rumbles of daily life and a built-in pop filter to muffle plosive sounds. Instantly know your mic status with the LED indicator, and simply tap-to-mute to avoid awkward broadcasting accidents. With four selectable polar patterns, this mic’s prepared for nearly any recording situation and also features a gain control dial to quickly regulate input sensitivity. The included mount adapter fits 3/8” and 5/8” thread sizes, compatible with most stands. QuadCast S is certified by Discord and TeamSpeak so you can ensure that your microphone is broadcasting loud and clear for all your followers and listeners, and you can also monitor your mic in real time using the convenient headphone jack on the back of the mic. It’s multi-platform compatible, so you can deliver quality sound output whether you’re connecting to a PC, PS4, PS5, or Mac.
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  6. Audio-Technica - Microphone - Front_Zoom

    Model: AT2020
    SKU: 1009211
    Top comment

    "In order for this and many professional recording microphones to work, you need phantom power. ...Pair ig with my new preamp and computer for personal recording I could not have purchased a more suitable mic"

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    Product Description

    Audio-Technica's stringent quality and consistency standards set the AT2020 apart from other mics in its class. Its low-mass diaphragm is custom-engineered for extended frequency response and superior transient response. With rugged construction for durable performance, the microphone offers a wide dynamic range and handles high SPLs with ease. The AT2020 the new standard for affordable side-address studio condensers.

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    Top comment

    "In order for this and many professional recording microphones to work, you need phantom power. ...Pair ig with my new preamp and computer for personal recording I could not have purchased a more suitable mic"

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    Product Description

    Audio-Technica's stringent quality and consistency standards set the AT2020 apart from other mics in its class. Its low-mass diaphragm is custom-engineered for extended frequency response and superior transient response. With rugged construction for durable performance, the microphone offers a wide dynamic range and handles high SPLs with ease. The AT2020 the new standard for affordable side-address studio condensers.

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  7. Shure - MV7 Podcast Kit Microphone - Front_Zoom

    Model: MV7-K-BNDL
    SKU: 6470594
    Top comment

    "Podcasting? Get this microphone....Amazing microphone. This mic is like Apple - not cheap but great quality and if you pay attention a lot of people use this for their podcasts and recordings. ...Love this Mic!...Great little mic. Teaching from home. Great for recording."

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    Product Description

    The MV7 Podcast Kit Microphone is the perfect dynamic microphone for podcasting, home recording and gaming. Voice Isolation Technology separates your voice from unwanted background noise. Includes USB and XLR outputs. Includes the Manfrotto PIXI Mini Tripod. The free ShurePlus MOTIV app allows for added functionality via the USB connection.
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    Top comment

    "Podcasting? Get this microphone....Amazing microphone. This mic is like Apple - not cheap but great quality and if you pay attention a lot of people use this for their podcasts and recordings. ...Love this Mic!...Great little mic. Teaching from home. Great for recording."

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    Product Description

    The MV7 Podcast Kit Microphone is the perfect dynamic microphone for podcasting, home recording and gaming. Voice Isolation Technology separates your voice from unwanted background noise. Includes USB and XLR outputs. Includes the Manfrotto PIXI Mini Tripod. The free ShurePlus MOTIV app allows for added functionality via the USB connection.
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  8. Samson - Meteor USB Microphone with Noise Cancellation Software - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Record anything...From recording vocals for use in a DAW to using it for Skype this mic has been amazing. doesn't pick up my in window ac unit right above my computer and records cleanly....Definitely better than my computers built in microphone."

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    Product Description

    Record your music right onto a computer with this Samson Meteor Mic USB microphone. The fold-back legs adjust so it's at the right angle for sitting or standing, and it has a mic adapter for boom mounting. This Samson Meteor Mic USB microphone has 44.1/48 kHz audio resolution, and it comes with a USB cable and carry bag.
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    Top comment

    "Record anything...From recording vocals for use in a DAW to using it for Skype this mic has been amazing. doesn't pick up my in window ac unit right above my computer and records cleanly....Definitely better than my computers built in microphone."

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    Product Description

    Record your music right onto a computer with this Samson Meteor Mic USB microphone. The fold-back legs adjust so it's at the right angle for sitting or standing, and it has a mic adapter for boom mounting. This Samson Meteor Mic USB microphone has 44.1/48 kHz audio resolution, and it comes with a USB cable and carry bag.
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  9. RØDE - NT-USB MINI Studio-Quality USB Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great Plug and Play Mic!...Excellent plug and play USB microphone for presentation recording. Small but powerful....If you’re like me then your computer mic is terrible and this thing is perfect. "

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    Product Description

    The RØDE NT-USB Mini is a compact, studio-quality USB microphone designed for recording direct to a computer or tablet. It is simple to set-up and use, and a smooth frequency response and directional pickup pattern make the NT-USB Mini perfect for recording vocals and instruments, livestreaming and gaming, podcasting, voice calls and more. The included desk stand features a magnetic base that can be detached for easy mounting on mic stands or studio arms, and with its in-built pop filter and zero-latency headphone monitoring, the NT-USB Mini delivers crisp, clear audio in all recording applications
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    Top comment

    "Great Plug and Play Mic!...Excellent plug and play USB microphone for presentation recording. Small but powerful....If you’re like me then your computer mic is terrible and this thing is perfect. "

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    Product Description

    The RØDE NT-USB Mini is a compact, studio-quality USB microphone designed for recording direct to a computer or tablet. It is simple to set-up and use, and a smooth frequency response and directional pickup pattern make the NT-USB Mini perfect for recording vocals and instruments, livestreaming and gaming, podcasting, voice calls and more. The included desk stand features a magnetic base that can be detached for easy mounting on mic stands or studio arms, and with its in-built pop filter and zero-latency headphone monitoring, the NT-USB Mini delivers crisp, clear audio in all recording applications
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  10. Insignia™ - Wired Cardioid & Omnidirectional USB Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Mic up...Great microphone i was looking for a good mic found this one and was amazed....Good mic full price, amazing on sale!...I have been recording youtube videos and this mic was an amazing upgrade from my headset mic. "

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    Product Description

    It’s time to record that podcast and vlogging content you’ve always thought of doing. With the Insignia NS-LCBM22 Wired Cardioid & Omnidirectional USB Microphone, record yourself in a lively atmosphere by choosing one of the eight different color options with the press of a button. Connect to your computer by plugging in the included cable into an available USB port without needing any additional setup. Helping you create high-quality recordings, choose between an omnidirectional mode which picks ups sound from all directions or the cardioid mode which minimizes background noise and maximizes the sound directly in front of the microphone. Monitor the status with an LED light that lets you know when the microphone is powered and when it’s muted. A desk stand helps hold the microphone and an adjustment knob lets you tilt it to the perfect angle for complete comfort while recording. A headphone jack lets you plug in your headphones and monitor the sound of your recording in real-time. Take a chance and begin recording that podcast that’s been on your mind with a microphone that includes everything you need.
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    "Mic up...Great microphone i was looking for a good mic found this one and was amazed....Good mic full price, amazing on sale!...I have been recording youtube videos and this mic was an amazing upgrade from my headset mic. "

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    Product Description

    It’s time to record that podcast and vlogging content you’ve always thought of doing. With the Insignia NS-LCBM22 Wired Cardioid & Omnidirectional USB Microphone, record yourself in a lively atmosphere by choosing one of the eight different color options with the press of a button. Connect to your computer by plugging in the included cable into an available USB port without needing any additional setup. Helping you create high-quality recordings, choose between an omnidirectional mode which picks ups sound from all directions or the cardioid mode which minimizes background noise and maximizes the sound directly in front of the microphone. Monitor the status with an LED light that lets you know when the microphone is powered and when it’s muted. A desk stand helps hold the microphone and an adjustment knob lets you tilt it to the perfect angle for complete comfort while recording. A headphone jack lets you plug in your headphones and monitor the sound of your recording in real-time. Take a chance and begin recording that podcast that’s been on your mind with a microphone that includes everything you need.
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