November 26, 2022


Editing Photography, Videos and 3D by Rich the Renegade

One of these mics is PERFECT for YouTube, but which one?

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One of these mics is PERFECT for YouTube, but which one?
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Clear audio is incredibly important an deciding which microphone is right for your YouTube videos can be a challenging (and often expensive) decision.
Today I’ll break down three great microphone options from very affordable, mid-budget to expensive and let you hear exactly what they sound like in order to help you make your decision.

Microphones featured in this video:

📌 Boya BY-M1 Lapel/Lavalier Microphone: (affiliate)
📌 Shure SM7B Dynamic Microphone: (affiliate)
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📌 Sennheiser Professional MKH 416 Shotgun Microphone: (affiliate)
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NOTES on these Microphones:
The Boya BY-M1 has a batter included in the cable and is ready to work but comes with a TRRS plug for smartphones and needs and adapter to work in a DSLR camera.
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The Shure SM7B is an XLR connected microphone which needs specific preamplification to your system to work properly.
Here is the Fethead that will provide that in-line preamplification: (affiliate)
It will also need an audio interface that connects the XLR cable to your computers USB inputs.
The Focusrite Scarlett solo is a great option:

The Sennheiser MKH 416 is an XLR connected microphone that requires phantom power and an audio interface.
The Focusrite Scarlett Solo is a great option:

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