Microphone

Parabolic Microphone

The parabolic microphone has been around for a long time. They first began to be widely used in World War II. The parabolic microphone is especially useful in espionage operations. They are used all around the world by federal and local law enforcement. Because of the best the parabolic microphone is also commonly known as [...]

Spy Microphone

Recording conversation and sounds can be beneficial for many situations. Recording calls for business purposes or safety reasons is very common. Having the ability to stealthily record certain conversations can also prove to be very important. This is where the use of a spy microphone would become prominent as it allows audio recording to be [...]

DJ Microphones

Microphones today come in a range of sizes, shapes and capabilities, DJ microphones are used to provide DJs with the ability to speak to an audience. There are a number of different microphone types and choosing the right one for your needs depends on you understanding the various types and the benefits of each one. [...]

Omnidirectional Microphone

Microphones are very useful and you can find them in use for various activities. They can be of use in almost any field you can think of. You can even find them used in large retail commercial stores, such as in a grocery store or warehouse. They are not strictly for use only in the [...]

Wireless Lavalier Microphone

A microphone is used to transmit or record audio. Wireless microphones do not require any wires so they are very versatile. The wireless lavalier microphone style is a wireless microphone which is capable of being clipped to the collar of your shirt. The microphone is most commonly connected to transmit audio signals through a wireless [...]

Astatic Microphones

Microphones are one of the most important tools used in the music industry, and various events around the world today. The credit of a good song goes partially to a good vocalist, and a vocalist will sound completely different in the audio playback without a good microphone. People may think that there isn’t much variety [...]

USB Microphones

USB microphones work exactly like a conventional microphone, which allows the users to record sounds and speeches. Unlike traditional microphones, USB microphones are connected directly into the USB port of a computer, where the users can save the audio file and import them into editing tools like Pro Tools, Sony Acid or Audacity. Although USB [...]

Computer Microphone

Many people complain about the quality of their computer microphones. Usually the problem is on the user’s end though as most people do not know which microphone are best. There is also a lot of information about recording tips that people should read up on as well. If you put some research into various models [...]

Wireless Karaoke Microphone

In the world today, people have more and more free time because of the advancing technology quickening their work. Most people spend this extra time doing recreational activities such as reading a novel or simply relaxing by listening to some soothing music. There are however, many people who think of singing as a way to [...]

Mini Megaphone

It is common for people to cup their hands on their mouths when they are shouting; this gesture directs the sound ahead and amplifies it to reach a longer distance. Megaphones work in the same manner. Megaphones are cone shaped mechanical devices that increase the distance and enhances the loudness of the sound when spoken [...]

Studio Microphone

Microphone is undoubtedly an indispensable part of any studio irrespective of whether the recording is for ads, movies or cartoon shows. A studio microphone is an electric transducer or sensor with a capacity to transform sounds into electrical signal. The journey of microphone started as telephone transmitter. Alexander Graham Bell developed this along with Elisha [...]

Dual Wireless Microphone

A dual wireless microphone is a microphone that does not require a cable directly connecting it to recording or amplifying equipment. Essentially, they are a set of microphones that send their signal to a relay device, which is plugged into either a mixer, soundboard, or recording deck. They are mostly used by public speakers at [...]

Microphone Preamp

There are several factors one must take into account when undertaking a recording project and the most important one is whether or not you can actually sing or play an instrument well. Beside this, there are many factors of the equipment variety that will have quite a lot to say in the final sound of [...]

Microphones/Headsets

Whether you like to chat on the road, or talk while you’re walking around or are at your computer, a good headset can be priceless. There are many factors to consider, including sound quality, the type of mode you need to carry out your tasks (stereo or mono), how comfortable the device will be, how [...]

Recording Microphone

The recording microphone is designed for making high quality audio, unlike other microphones that sacrifice quality for reduced size and cost. The two main types are the condenser and dynamic. Condenser microphones are used in studios and concert halls, while dynamic microphones are used for stage performances and public speaking. Other factors to consider when [...]

Cordless Microphone

Unlike wired microphones, a cordless microphone allows the user complete freedom of movement, since it is not attached to the receiver with a physical cable. A microphone is actually a transmitter and a receiver. Wired microphones require physical cables to connect them to the recording, transmitting or amplifying device. This is because wired microphones transmit [...]

Wireless Microphone

Even when wireless microphones had for all intents and purposes replaced wired microphones as the sound amplification device of choice almost everywhere, Bob Barker, long-time host of television game show The Price is Right, refused to give up his wired mic because he considered it part of his signature. Bob Barker was a one of [...]