Updated July 23/18
Rode VideoMic Pro+
Rode VideoMic Pro+ - $379 - more in
Display model available for testing in the store.
The RØDE VideoMic Pro+ is a new addition to the best-in-market on-camera category. It is a true shotgun microphone designed for use with camcorders, DSLR cameras and portable audio recorders as a source of primary and reference audio. Still with the best-in-class Rycote Lyre suspension system onboard, the VideoMic Pro+ improves on the existing VideoMic Pro capsule/line tube and windshield, plus boasts a host of new features. Automatic Power Function (with plug-in power availability) is perfect for the run-and-gun shooter, automatically turning the microphone off when unplugged from the camera. Built-in Battery Door makes replacing the battery a breeze – plus it won’t get lost. Power options the VideoMic Pro+ can be powered by the all-new and included RØDE LB-1 Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery, 2 x AA Batteries or continuously via Micro USB. Digital Switching – will ensure the user has ultimate capture of the audio signal at the source, reducing post production and editing times.
The Digital Switching includes: 2 Stage High Pass Filter to reduce low frequencies such as rumble from traffic or air conditioning/ 3-Stage Gain Control, with +20dB function – designed to improve audio quality on DSLR or mirrorless cameras/ High Frequency Boost will boost high frequencies enhancing detail and clarity in the recording/ Safety Channel to help ensure the signal does not clip when unexpected spikes occur.
* Improved RF-Immunity Over Previous Model
* 20 Hz to 20 kHz Frequency Response
* Rycote Lyre Shockmount
* 3.5mm Mini-Jack Output, Dual Mono Output
* Right Channel Can Act as Safety Channel
* Selectable HPF and High-Frequency Boost
* Included Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery
* Battery Lasts Over 100 Hours
* Includes Micro-USB & TRS Cables