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

Whether you're recording live performances, podcasting, or doing voice overs, you'll want to check out these shotgun microphones. They're great for people who want to capture excellent audio. These excellent shotgun microphones are also convenient and straightforward to use. Browse the top-ranked list of shotgun 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

    "This shotgun mic is perfect if your someone with a song a6000 and looking for a work around for an external mic...Sony Shotgun mic"

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    Product Description

    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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    "This shotgun mic is perfect if your someone with a song a6000 and looking for a work around for an external mic...Sony Shotgun mic"

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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. Saramonic - On-Camera Mini Shotgun Mic for DSLR, Mirrorless, Video, Smartphones & Tablets (Vmic Mini) - Front_Zoom
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    "Shotgun mic...Mini shotgun mic...Saramonic On - Camera Mini shotgun Mic is a great plug and go for your camera, easy to use, picks up great sound."

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    The Saramonic Vmic Mini is an extremely compact and lightweight mini-shotgun microphone that mounts directly to DSLR, mirrorless, and video cameras and enables you to easily capture broadcast-quality sound. It can also be connected to smartphones and tablets with an included cable and dramatically improves the sound quality of your mobile productions. . . The all metal construction and precision cut body of this microphone is a work of art. The size makes it ideal for use with small format DSLR, Mirrorless and video cameras as well as smaller mobile devices. Its ultra-compact size allows the mic to be placed in areas that larger shogun mics just won’t fit.. . Using the Vmic Mini is incredibly simple. You just plug it in and you’re done. There are no batteries to install or charge, and there are no buttons or switches to operate. It’s truly plug-and-play. A great choice for anyone creating video content on a budget but looking for high-quality gear. Vmic Mini is a lightweight and ultraportable shotgun microphone that will give all of your videos excellent sound.. . A stand out feature of the Vmic Mini design is the unique microphone shockmount. The wiry shockmounts on some competing microphones are flimsy and prone to bending, this can cause some unwanted audio issues and change the way the microphone picks up sound. The integrated shockmount of Vmic Mini is robust and features a sleek, sweeping and stable design. . . An advanced uniquely designed bullet like windscreen is included, giving the Vmic Mini its unique and interesting look. It features a sturdy gasket which aids in blocking wind noise, helps to protect the microphone from things like weather and dust, and keeps it securely fastened in place while on the go.. . Every aspect of the Vmic Mini’s design is top notch, and the built-in locking camera shoe features a metal 1/4 20 tripod thread at the base that gives you near limitless mounting options. Two output cables are included: one that connects to cameras, and another that connects to the headphone jack of smartphones and tablets. Whether you’re shooting with a powerful DSLR, mirrorless, video cam, tablet or a smartphone, the Vmic Mini is a compact and ultraportable shotgun microphone that will give all of your videos excellent sound. .
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    Top comment

    "Shotgun mic...Mini shotgun mic...Saramonic On - Camera Mini shotgun Mic is a great plug and go for your camera, easy to use, picks up great sound."

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    Product Description

    The Saramonic Vmic Mini is an extremely compact and lightweight mini-shotgun microphone that mounts directly to DSLR, mirrorless, and video cameras and enables you to easily capture broadcast-quality sound. It can also be connected to smartphones and tablets with an included cable and dramatically improves the sound quality of your mobile productions. . . The all metal construction and precision cut body of this microphone is a work of art. The size makes it ideal for use with small format DSLR, Mirrorless and video cameras as well as smaller mobile devices. Its ultra-compact size allows the mic to be placed in areas that larger shogun mics just won’t fit.. . Using the Vmic Mini is incredibly simple. You just plug it in and you’re done. There are no batteries to install or charge, and there are no buttons or switches to operate. It’s truly plug-and-play. A great choice for anyone creating video content on a budget but looking for high-quality gear. Vmic Mini is a lightweight and ultraportable shotgun microphone that will give all of your videos excellent sound.. . A stand out feature of the Vmic Mini design is the unique microphone shockmount. The wiry shockmounts on some competing microphones are flimsy and prone to bending, this can cause some unwanted audio issues and change the way the microphone picks up sound. The integrated shockmount of Vmic Mini is robust and features a sleek, sweeping and stable design. . . An advanced uniquely designed bullet like windscreen is included, giving the Vmic Mini its unique and interesting look. It features a sturdy gasket which aids in blocking wind noise, helps to protect the microphone from things like weather and dust, and keeps it securely fastened in place while on the go.. . Every aspect of the Vmic Mini’s design is top notch, and the built-in locking camera shoe features a metal 1/4 20 tripod thread at the base that gives you near limitless mounting options. Two output cables are included: one that connects to cameras, and another that connects to the headphone jack of smartphones and tablets. Whether you’re shooting with a powerful DSLR, mirrorless, video cam, tablet or a smartphone, the Vmic Mini is a compact and ultraportable shotgun microphone that will give all of your videos excellent sound. .
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  3. Audio-Technica - Audio Technica ATR6550x Condenser Shotgun Mic - Front_Zoom

    Product Description

    Add professional sounds to your videos with this Audio-Technica condenser shotgun microphone. The two range settings utilize cardioid and supercardioid polar patterns to provide close and long-distance recording options. This Audio-Technica condenser shotgun microphone features a non-removable 3.5mm cable for connection to video cameras, and the included accessories offer operational convenience.
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    Product Description

    Add professional sounds to your videos with this Audio-Technica condenser shotgun microphone. The two range settings utilize cardioid and supercardioid polar patterns to provide close and long-distance recording options. This Audio-Technica condenser shotgun microphone features a non-removable 3.5mm cable for connection to video cameras, and the included accessories offer operational convenience.
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  4. RØDE - VIDEOMIC PRO Compact Shotgun Microphone - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "This is the second RODE compact shotgun mic I've purchased. Excellent quality...highly recommend...Highly recommend for a shotgun mic"

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    Product Description

    The RØDE VideoMic Pro is a true shotgun microphone designed for use with camcorders, DSLR cameras and portable audio recorders as a source of primary and reference audio. At the heart of the VideoMic Pro is an all-new 1/2” condenser capsule that provides broadcast-quality audio via a 3.5mm minijack connector (outputting the mono signal to both left and right channels) with an incredibly low self-noise of just 14db. A supercardioid polar pattern ensures that surrounding audio is minimised, and your recording is focused on the subject in front of the camera.
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    "This is the second RODE compact shotgun mic I've purchased. Excellent quality...highly recommend...Highly recommend for a shotgun mic"

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    Product Description

    The RØDE VideoMic Pro is a true shotgun microphone designed for use with camcorders, DSLR cameras and portable audio recorders as a source of primary and reference audio. At the heart of the VideoMic Pro is an all-new 1/2” condenser capsule that provides broadcast-quality audio via a 3.5mm minijack connector (outputting the mono signal to both left and right channels) with an incredibly low self-noise of just 14db. A supercardioid polar pattern ensures that surrounding audio is minimised, and your recording is focused on the subject in front of the camera.
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  5. Sony - ECMB1M Omnidirectional Shotgun Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Excellent mic without needing audio cable for a7s3...Awesome shotgun mic, and doesn't need audio cable is a plus, and the clearity of this mic is great...BEST MIC OUT...Sounds amazing too. GET THIS MIC"

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    Product Description

    Eight high-performance mic capsules and advanced digital signal processing provide three selectable directivity patterns in one compact microphone of approximately 99.3mm (4 inches) in length with Super-directional pick up; when connected to the Alpha 7R IV via its Multi Interface Shoe with digital audio interface support, audio is directly transferred to the camera in digital form so that the highest possible quality is achieved without noise or degradation
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    "Excellent mic without needing audio cable for a7s3...Awesome shotgun mic, and doesn't need audio cable is a plus, and the clearity of this mic is great...BEST MIC OUT...Sounds amazing too. GET THIS MIC"

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    Product Description

    Eight high-performance mic capsules and advanced digital signal processing provide three selectable directivity patterns in one compact microphone of approximately 99.3mm (4 inches) in length with Super-directional pick up; when connected to the Alpha 7R IV via its Multi Interface Shoe with digital audio interface support, audio is directly transferred to the camera in digital form so that the highest possible quality is achieved without noise or degradation
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  6. RØDE - VIDEOMIC GO II Lightweight Directional Microphone - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "pretty good! Decent shotgun mic with good portability and quality....Great mic...Great little shotgun mic to add to my smartphone rig."

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    Product Description

    The RØDE VideoMic GO II is a versatile and lightweight shotgun microphone that excels in a range of recording applications. It features a 3.5mm TRS output for use with a camera, plus a digital USB output for recording with mobile devices and computers. It delivers crisp, clear, directional sound, making it ideal for filmmaking and vlogging, and is also fully compatible with the RØDE Connect podcasting and streaming software for Mac and PC. When used in USB mode, the 3.5mm output doubles as a headphone output for easy monitoring and playback. As Simple as Plug and Go. The VideoMic GO II has no complicated controls or switches and requires no batteries to operate, so you can get recording in seconds. It connects seamlessly to cameras, computers, smartphones and tablets, giving you instant professional audio with minimal fuss – just pick it up, plug it in and go.
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    "pretty good! Decent shotgun mic with good portability and quality....Great mic...Great little shotgun mic to add to my smartphone rig."

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    Product Description

    The RØDE VideoMic GO II is a versatile and lightweight shotgun microphone that excels in a range of recording applications. It features a 3.5mm TRS output for use with a camera, plus a digital USB output for recording with mobile devices and computers. It delivers crisp, clear, directional sound, making it ideal for filmmaking and vlogging, and is also fully compatible with the RØDE Connect podcasting and streaming software for Mac and PC. When used in USB mode, the 3.5mm output doubles as a headphone output for easy monitoring and playback. As Simple as Plug and Go. The VideoMic GO II has no complicated controls or switches and requires no batteries to operate, so you can get recording in seconds. It connects seamlessly to cameras, computers, smartphones and tablets, giving you instant professional audio with minimal fuss – just pick it up, plug it in and go.
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  7. Sony - ECMB10 Multi-directional Shotgun Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "This digital shotgun mic is a great solution if you find the analog ones too big and conspicuous to use especially while traveling. ...If you have a Sony camera this needs to be on your list. A great shotgun mic with a wind muff but the best part is that it connects via intelligent hot shoe; meaning that it doesn't need batteries or a wire. "

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    Product Description

    Compact Shotgun Multi Interface shoe microphone for three switchable directivities with digital signal processing using beamforming technology
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    Top comment

    "This digital shotgun mic is a great solution if you find the analog ones too big and conspicuous to use especially while traveling. ...If you have a Sony camera this needs to be on your list. A great shotgun mic with a wind muff but the best part is that it connects via intelligent hot shoe; meaning that it doesn't need batteries or a wire. "

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    Product Description

    Compact Shotgun Multi Interface shoe microphone for three switchable directivities with digital signal processing using beamforming technology
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  8. Sony - ECMM1 Multi-directional Shotgun Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "MUST HAVE MICROPHONE...No worries about whether it’s on or not cuz it gets power from your Sony camera, and it’s small which is a win in my books cuz it makes it easier to travel with vs a lot of other shotgun style mics...Best Mic for the $ with 4 audio capsules/8 uses ❤️...This mic is exceptional, because it's like having 8 mics in one. "

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    Product Description

    ECM-M1 completely redefines shotgun microphone performance with beamforming technology that provides the world’s first eight dial-selectable audio recording modes in a compact microphone with outstanding versatility and audio quality. ECM-M1 easily achieves optimum sound quality in various video shooting situations.
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    "MUST HAVE MICROPHONE...No worries about whether it’s on or not cuz it gets power from your Sony camera, and it’s small which is a win in my books cuz it makes it easier to travel with vs a lot of other shotgun style mics...Best Mic for the $ with 4 audio capsules/8 uses ❤️...This mic is exceptional, because it's like having 8 mics in one. "

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    Product Description

    ECM-M1 completely redefines shotgun microphone performance with beamforming technology that provides the world’s first eight dial-selectable audio recording modes in a compact microphone with outstanding versatility and audio quality. ECM-M1 easily achieves optimum sound quality in various video shooting situations.
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  9. RØDE - VideoMicro II Wired Supercardioid Shotgun Microphone - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Wired Shotgun Microphone. Was satisfied with the purchase....Best on camera shotgun mic...The design, form factor, and great audio quality make it the perfect on camera shotgun mic. I currently use it on my fx3 and couldn’t be happier."

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    Product Description

    Enhance your audio recording experience with this RODE VideoMicro II on-camera microphone. The compact, lightweight design simplifies portability and handling, while the HELIX isolation mount system offers protection against bumps and knocks. This RODE VideoMicro II on-camera microphone boasts a rugged all-metal construction for lasting use, and the super cardioid polar pattern delivers high-fidelity sound.
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    Top comment

    "Wired Shotgun Microphone. Was satisfied with the purchase....Best on camera shotgun mic...The design, form factor, and great audio quality make it the perfect on camera shotgun mic. I currently use it on my fx3 and couldn’t be happier."

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    Product Description

    Enhance your audio recording experience with this RODE VideoMicro II on-camera microphone. The compact, lightweight design simplifies portability and handling, while the HELIX isolation mount system offers protection against bumps and knocks. This RODE VideoMicro II on-camera microphone boasts a rugged all-metal construction for lasting use, and the super cardioid polar pattern delivers high-fidelity sound.
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  10. Sony ECMW3 Dual-channel Wireless Omnidirectional Microphone - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "You would have to add in a backup shotgun mic to get a safety track of sorts. Which sort of brings me to some of the biggest cons I have with these mics; no backup recordings locally. ...Use ECM-W3 Mic to your Sony Cameras Now...The audio recording quality from ECM-W3 wireless mics is excellent. It made the speaker's audio level consistently loud and clear with richer audio tone compared to Sony Alpha a7R V's built-in mic. "

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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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    Top comment

    "You would have to add in a backup shotgun mic to get a safety track of sorts. Which sort of brings me to some of the biggest cons I have with these mics; no backup recordings locally. ...Use ECM-W3 Mic to your Sony Cameras Now...The audio recording quality from ECM-W3 wireless mics is excellent. It made the speaker's audio level consistently loud and clear with richer audio tone compared to Sony Alpha a7R V's built-in mic. "

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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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