The The R?DE 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 R?DE 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
8.425 x 5.118 x 2.992 in
Line Gradient Condenser
40 Hz ? 20 kHz (selectable HPF @80 Hz)
-32 dB re 1 V/Pa (20 mV @ 94 dB SPL) ? 2 dB @ 1 KHz
+6.9 dBu (@ 1% THD into 1 kOhms)
120 dB (as per IEC 651)
134 dB (@ 1 kHz, 1% THD into 1 kOhms load)
1 x 9 V alkaline battery (current 7.8 mA)
Three-position (-10 dB, 0, +20 dB)
High Pass Filter
Two-step (flat, 80 Hz)
1 x 1/8? (3.5 mm) stereo mini-jack (dual mono)
Low Frequency Roll-Off
80 Hz High Pass Filter
2.95 x 3.93 x 6.69? (75 x 100 x 170 mm)
3 oz (85g)