Rode VideoMicro Microphone, Micro Boompole Pro, and Cable Kit

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Rode VideoMicro Microphone, Micro Boompole Pro, and Cable Kit
Key Features
  • Rode Compact VideoMicro Microphone
  • Rode Lightweight Micro Boompole Pro
  • Rycote Lyre Shock Mount
  • Rode 20' SC8 1/8" Cable
The VideoMicro Microphone, Micro Boompole Pro, and Cable Kit from B&H includes everything you will need to capture audio and can be used for applications such as portable video cameras, DSLRs, audio recorders, and more.
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Rode VideoMicro Microphone, Micro Boompole Pro, and Cable Kit

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Rode VideoMicro Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Rode VideoMicro Ultracompact Camera-Mount Shotgun Microphone
  • 3Rode Micro Boompole Pro Ultra-Lightweight Modular Boom Pole (7')
  • 4Rode SC8 Dual-Male 1/8" TRS Cable (20')

The VideoMicro Microphone, Micro Boompole Pro, and Cable Kit from B&H includes everything you will need to capture audio and can be used for applications such as portable video cameras, DSLRs, audio recorders, and more.

The B&H kit's VideoMicro microphone has a compact design to improve the audio quality of your video and incorporates a cardioid condenser capsule that reduces distracting peripheral sound and focuses on the audio in front of the camera. It includes a Rycote suspension and a furry windshield.

In addition, the kit's modular Micro Boompole Pro is optimized for use with the mic and allows you to pick up audio in confined or difficult spaces. The SC8's shielded extension-cable features gold-plated contacts for better audio reproduction when connecting to your compatible devices.

Rode VideoMicro Ultracompact Camera-Mount Shotgun Microphone

Switch from using the built-in mic on your camera or portable recorder to the Rode VideoMicro ultracompact camera-mount shotgun microphone for improved sound quality and wind noise reduction without adding heft to your rig. Since it runs on plug-in power and has no controls or switches, the VideoMicro is a simple and reliable microphone ideal for mobile journalists, vloggers, and run-and-gun shooters.

This ultracompact and ultralightweight shotgun microphone features a detachable shockmount that mounts directly to your DSLR, mirrorless, or video camera and reduces noise from vibrations and camera handling. The supplied furry windshield minimizes wind noise, making it well suited for outdoor shoots. The detachable coiled 3.5mm TRS cable ensures easy hookup to your camera, and the dual-mono output means that no channel selection is necessary on your recording device.

Durable and Small

At just 3" long and 1.5 ounces light, the VideoMicro is an unobtrusive companion for your camera. Its ceramic coating mitigates glare and its durable aluminum body aids in RF rejection.

Shotgun Mic with Directional Sound Pickup

Whereas most built-in camera microphones pick up sound from all directions, this microphone utilizes a cardioid polar pattern to focus on sound in front of it while attenuating sound entering from the rear. Its active electronics and directional condenser element deliver more detailed audio than the mics typically found in cameras and portable recorders.

Easy Hookup to Camera

A detachable coiled 3.5mm cable is supplied for fast hookup to your camera. The cable is wired in a dual-mono configuration, ensuring that the mic signal is sent identically to both input channels of your camera or portable recorder.

Runs on Plug-In Power

No batteries are required to operate the VideoMicro. Just connect the microphone to your camera or recorder, enable plug-in power on the device, and forget about swapping or charging batteries.

Detachable Shockmount Inhibits Vibrations

Understanding that the rubber bands used in many shockmounts can snap and stretch, Rode chose to utilize a rugged Rycote Lyre suspension-style shockmount. This simplifies setup of the mic and inhibits the transfer of vibrations from the camera. Plus, the bottom of the shockmount features a camera shoe mount with a 3/8" thread, ensuring easy attachment to your camera or a boompole such as Rode's Micro Boompole (available separately).

Furry Windshield Minimizes Wind Noise

The VideoMicro includes a furry windshield to minimize unwanted wind noise from breezes, fans, heaters, and air conditioners.

Connectivity Options

Expand the microphone's device compatibility with Rode accessories such as the SC4, SC7, and VXLR+ (all available separately). With either the SC4 or SC7, you can connect the VideoMicro directly to a smartphone or tablet equipped with a 3.5mm TRRS jack. The VXLR+ adapter is the ideal solution when you want to record the VideoMicro to a camcorder or mixer that has XLR inputs.
UPC: 698813004362

Rode Micro Boompole Pro Ultra-Lightweight Modular Boom Pole (7')

The Micro Boompole Pro from RODE is an ultra-lightweight modular boom pole that extends to 7' and allows location sound engineers to capture audio in confined or difficult spaces. The pole has been optimized for use with the VideoMicro microphone (sold separately) and using a standard 3/8" thread, these sections can also be used to extend the Boompole Pro to reach over 12' in length.

UPC: 698813004379

Rode SC8 Dual-Male 1/8" TRS Cable (20')

The SC8 Dual-Male TRS Cable from Rode is a shielded extension cable for use with the VideoMicro and VideoMic GO microphones (sold separately). It features gold-plated contacts for better audio reproduction and measures 20' in length and has a 1/8" TRS mini-jack connector on one end and a right angle 1/8" TRS mini-jack connector on the other.

UPC: 698813004409

Rode VideoMicro Ultracompact Camera-Mount Shotgun Microphone Specs

Microphone
Form FactorStand/Boom Mount
Sound FieldMono
Operating PrinciplePressure Gradient
CapsuleElectret Condenser
Diaphragm0.5" / 12.70 mm
Polar PatternCardioid
OrientationEnd Address
CircuitrySolid-State (JFET)
PadNone
High-Pass FilterNone
Tone AdjustmentNone
IndicatorsNone
On-Board ControlsNone
WindscreenWindsock/Windjammer (Included)
Performance
Frequency Range100 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL140 dB SPL
Off-Axis Rejection2 dB at 60°
14 dB at 120°
24 dB at 180°
Sensitivity-33 dBV/Pa at 1 kHz
Dynamic Range120 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio75 dB A-Weighted
Equivalent Noise Level20 dB A-Weighted
Connectivity
Output Connectors (Analog)1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm TRS
Cable Length6.69 to 15.75" / 17 to 40 cm
Number of Conductors2
Wireless ConnectivityNone
Power
Operating Voltage3 to 12 V
Physical
ColorBlack
MountingCamera-Mount, Shockmount (with Included Hardware)
Construction MaterialMetal
Dimensionsø: 0.83 x L: 3.15" / ø: 21 x L: 80 mm
Weight1.48 oz / 42 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.445 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.25 x 5.05 x 2.45"

Rode Micro Boompole Pro Ultra-Lightweight Modular Boom Pole (7') Specs

Maximum Length87" (2.2 m)
Thread Size3/8" (9.5 mm)
DimensionsNot specified by manufacturer
WeightNot specified by manufacturer
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.65 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)30.1 x 2.4 x 2.3"

Rode SC8 Dual-Male 1/8" TRS Cable (20') Specs

Physical
ContactsGold-plated
Connector 11/8" (3.5 mm) TRS mini-jack
Connector 21/8" (3.5 mm) TRS right angle mini-jack
Length20' (6 m)
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.1 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.55 x 3.1 x 0.6"
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