Microphones Archive

Guide to the Best Hidden ‘Spy’ Audio & Voice Recorders

There are any number of reasons you might want a hidden spy audio and voice recorder. Maybe you’re a private detective. Maybe you’re trying to catch a cheating spouse or a dishonest employee. On a more mundane note, you might just want a discreet way to record meetings and conferences. Whatever your reasons, there are more options on the market than ever before. Today’s options …

Best USB Condenser Microphone Under $50 in 2022

Audio technology has come a long way in recent years. Not long ago, your typical computer microphone was barely suitable for telephone-quality recordings. If you wanted to record high-quality audio, you needed an external audio interface and an XLR mic. This could certainly get you great audio. But you were looking at spending a few hundred dollars at a bare minimum. That’s no big deal …

Maono PM500S Review: LDC XLR Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

Podcasting and live streaming have come a long way over the last decade and a half. In the early days, almost everyone was using amateur equipment. You expected to hear popping, hissing, and background noise even in some of the most popular podcasts. But things have changed since then. Today’s audiences expect a lot more. When you look at the top YouTubers and podcasters, they’re …

Best Wireless Lavalier Microphone System

Whether you’re in television, public speaking, or theater, a lavalier microphone is essential. Also known as a lapel microphone, lavalier microphones are the easiest way to get your voice out to the masses. These microphones include a clip that attaches to your collar, and a special wide range microphone that can pick up your voice accurately even when you are not speaking directly into it. …