There are many devices that can be used for Vlogging, such as cameras, smartphones, tablets, and even laptops. The key to capturing clear and clean audio is to choose a microphone that is compatible with your device type.
Wireless microphones are the most commonly used in Vlogging due to their small size and portability. Whether you are shooting indoors or outdoors, one set of wireless microphones can cover it all. You are not restricted by the length of cables during recording and can move freely within the range of wireless signal reception. With the addition of noise reduction functionality, wireless microphones are particularly suitable for outdoor shooting. They can be used with a wide range of devices, including cameras, smartphones, tablets, and laptops. A dual-set wireless microphone can even meet the needs of two people recording with clear sound simultaneously.
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Blink500 ProX B2
2.4GHz wireless microphone system
2.4GHz Dual-Channel Wireless Microphone System
A camera-mounted microphone usually has a directional pickup pattern, which can accurately capture the sound in front of the microphone and avoid surrounding and rear noise to some extent. If the main sound source in your Vlog is in front of the microphone, then a camera-mounted microphone is a good choice
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Dual Capsule Directional Condenser Microphone
Vmic Mini II
Unidirectional Condenser Microphone
Lavalier microphone is a wired microphone that somewhat limits the distance between you and the recording device during Vlog recording. However, since the lavalier microphone has a close recording distance, the sound quality is guaranteed. If you don't move frequently during Vlog shooting and the distance between you and the recording device is not longer than the length of the microphone cable, then the lavalier microphone is a good choice.
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Lavalier microphone kit
Mobile phone microphone
The biggest advantage of using a mobile phone plug-in microphone is its lightweight and portability, as well as its ability to be used immediately upon insertion, allowing you to quickly start recording. There is no need to download any software or adjust any settings, making it a great choice for capturing exciting moments with both audio and video on-the-go.
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SmartMic MTV11 UC