1. T

    What microphone to pick under $200

    I am looking for a mic upgrade. I have been using the Samson Meteor Mic for 2 years now. My budget for the mic (including other harware needed for it) is $220. I don't have any equipment other than my current (USB) mic, an arm and pop filter. What I want to use it for: Voice-overs (for...
  2. A

    Looking to record video with iPhone but audio with AT2020 microphone, can I? Newbie!

    Hi everyone, Background – I’m looking to start a youtube channel in the real estate space, where I talk about different topics related to real estate investing (videos would be simple vlogs, sometimes I would be recording my screen). I’m wondering if it’s possible to record video with my iPhone...
  3. Thisisali

    Brought this microphone for gaming commentary

    Hi all, Thank you all for taking your time out and reading this... I brought microphone off eBay and it’s called tonor has anyone used it, I got screenshot of it. I brought this for gaming commentary Did I buy a good one??
  4. HeadRock


    Hey guys, My name is HeadRock and I have been doing YouTube seriously for about a year now. One thing I have noticed is working with other people and other channels seem to boost you a lot. I am looking for another channel. Preferably 500 plus subs to Collab with on a Fortnite video. I know...
  5. SwiftUnity

    Audio Advice - Gaming Commentary

    Hi! I'm looking for advice regarding editing audio for YouTube commentary. I really enjoy how Markiplier does his audio currently. If anyone knows any tips as to making a mic sound like his (in the ambiance), please shoot me a reply. I'm also looking for general advice with audio uploaded to YT...
  6. Fitness Buffhq

    Video Making hardware

    I am using iPhone 6 & BOYA (MI) microphone for making videos for my youtube channel. I look forward to suggestions from the seasoned youtubers what they think of the hardware I am using and their suggestions in this regard....
  7. Alan Spicer YT Tips

    Rode VideoMic GO Review and Unboxing - IS IT WORTH THE MONEY?

    Rode VideoMic GO Review and Unboxing // Rode Microphones can be expensive but are used by many larger YouTubers, but is a Rode VideoMic or a Rode Microphone worth the money? Clear, directional audio on the GO! Compact and light weight by design, the VideoMic GO delivers clear, crisp...
  8. Alan Spicer YT Tips

    Boya BY-MM1 Microphone Review and Unboxing - BEST BUDGET MINI SHOTGUN MICROPHONE?

    Boya BY-MM1 Microphone Review and Unboxing - BEST BUDGET MINI SHOTGUN MICROPHONE // You don't have to break the bank to get the best shotgun microphone on a budget. The Boya BY-MM1 is a great quality microphone that rivals the Rode VideoMic GO at a fraction of the price. The hands on review and...
  9. Stata Training School

    Microphone and Camera

    Can someone recommend to me a top quality microphone and camera brands for youtube tutorial video production? Recommendations will be highly appreciated.
  10. G

    Mic for Sony A5100

    Hello everyone. This is my first post on this forum. I am a complete newbie to cameras. I mean like completely new... to the point where I just found out yesterday that there's a difference between a camcorder and DSLR. Anyways, forgive me for the newb question, but I wanted to start making...
  11. BrettTaylorYT

    What’s your setup?

    I was curious what you all use for your set up? (Camera, lights, mic, etc). I’ve already got a pretty good mic and camera set up (I use a RODE mic (also a Neewer NW-700 microphone for voice overs) and a Canon Rebel T5 as well as the Rebel T5i also my iPhone). But my main issue is lighting. I’m...
  12. Bossk's Bounty

    New iPhone means new Mic

    Hi, I have been filming all my videos using my iphone 6 with a fairly cheap mic. My iphone is about to die so I will be upgrading to the iphone 8 - unfortunately this removes the headphone/mic port and leaves on the port for Lightening cables. Does anyone know a decent, affordable mic that...
  13. G

    Whats the best audio visual recording setup I can get under $500?

    So Im looking to get setup with a camera and mic and thought this would be a good place to start. Firstly I'm not sure if I need a separate mic and audio recorder or if I just get a camera with a decent mic? Secondly what are my options product wise? I'll be putting it all together on an...
  14. tokoo

    Microphone Issues

    Basically over the 2 years I have tried 3 different microphones (I will list them below). Out of all 3 of them they all basically gave me the same issues. I am naturally a low speaker, so all mic's had a very hard time picking my voice up. I use Audacity, so the voice line barley raises off of...
  15. The Unwanted Letter

    Is the rode ntg2 that much better then the rode videomic?

    So i was looking to upgrade my microphone to something that is a lot better then the rode video mic and i was wondering if the rode ntg2 was my answer, is the microphone worth the upgrade from the rode videomic.
  16. Quirkypoo

    Snowball Microphone

    Hey guys! I got my new snowball the other day and I was just wondering what kind of setup they use with that microphone? At the moment I have it on my desk but I feel like it’s better quality when it’s closer up to my mouth? I’ve ordered a scissor stand to bring it closer to me but I was...
  17. Adventure Campitelli

    Best GoPro 5 microphone

    Anyone have any suggestions for a microsphone for gopro 5. Would be cool if there is a bluetooth one. This way you can not only have it on the camera but maybe pinned to you or whatever. I have a travel/adventure channel and I'm finding I'm having issues with sound.
  18. Quirkypoo


    HELLO AGAIN, Sorry for spamming posts I just have a couple of different topics haha. I've just ordered a new headset and I'm just wondering whether people have opinions on whether its best to use an actual microphone or would the microphone on the Logitech G430 have an alright audio input? If...
  19. A

    Newbie started recording. What video audio setup. (youtube)

    Hello everyone. This is my first post and I am not sure if I have posted in the right place. I have recently started to record for YouTube and I am using a normal camcorder with a cheap clip on microphone that I attach to my iPhone. The audio quality is not that loud or great. I think it may...
  20. H

    Use iOS/android as Microphone?

    Hey guys, I have been trying to record gaming videos and posting them on youtube. There are quite a lot of comments that my built in microphone in my computer is terrible. However, due to personal reason i cannot actually purchase a mic yet. I am wondering if I can connect my iphone or my...
  21. K

    Camera Suspension Arm

    Hi, guys. I am looking for a suspension arm to hold my Sony A5000 (400 grams/0.8 lbs) exactly like you would normally suspend a microphone (Google Images: microphone suspension) Any suggestions or pointers to where I could acquire such an arm? Or ways to modify one to fit my purpose? PS...
  22. FalsePhoenix

    Recording Audio

    I am about to upgrade my mic but i am wondering if i have any need for an audio interface, the mic i am getting needs so etching called phantom power which is £14, The mic is £18 and if i needed an audio interface it would be £28-£38. This for me is pretty expensive for something that seems to...
  23. TheGameGateway

    Microphone Problem?

    Hey ladies and gents, not a huge issue here, just one clear and concise problem I may or may not have here. I've been told once or twice by a few various different people that my audio is average or alright except for one feature. Apparently when I make an "S" noise my microphone emits a weird...
  24. MilkingBanana

    Mic choice?

    So on my channel, I post gaming and animation related content in the future for my content and I have this problem that just bugs me from the start of my channel, and it's the fact that I have one of the worst sounding microphones ever made. Now, to be honest, I might exaggerate and possibly...
  25. Keyser Reveal

    Huge Microphone Giveaway

    Hey guys, I'm giving away 6 microphones on my channel. If you're interested, the info is below. Good luck!
  26. Kira.Yamaguchi

    Cheap Mic, Great Audio (Tips & Tricks)

    Hi, I just got a new mic for recording. It's pretty cheap. Cost only $7 on Amazon. But I can't help to notice that there's still this ambient or wind sound on my recordings. So, after a bit of research, I found a good way to remove those pesky, annoying background noise on your recordings...
  27. Jelfie

    I need help with my - Rode NT-USB mic!

    So i've just received my brand new microphone, that i've already downloaded Audacity the software that is easy to use for sound editing / Deleting background noice. I'm on a Macbook pro 2015 version, and when i finally go to / System preferences, sound, and there i see the name of the...
  28. LifeWithKristen

    Microphone help?

    Hey guys! Basically I currently own a canon 700D and I want to purchase a microphone because when I film I can hear background noise from my in built microphone and I don't know how to get rid of it.. Unless you guys know what I should do to fix, then I might not purchase a microphone. If not...