Rode Stereo VideoMic Microphone

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The Rode Stereo VideoMic Microphone is a broadcast quality stereo microphone designed for use with camcorders, DSLR cameras and portable audio recorders.

  • Stereo X/Y condenser microphone
  • Broadcast sound quality
  • Low noise circuitry
  • Two step high-pass filter - Flat or 80Hz
  • Rugged cast aluminium body
  • Custom designed integral windshield
  • Low handling noise
  • 9V battery powered
  • Integrated camera-shoe mount
  • Designed and manufactured in Australia
  • Full 10 year warranty*

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Features

The Rode Stereo VideoMic is a broadcast quality stereo microphone designed for use with camcorders, DSLR cameras and portable audio recorders.

Two high resolution 1/2" condenser capsules are mounted in a fixed X/Y stereo array, providing a very natural stereo recording, while still offering a high level of rear rejection.

The Rode Stereo VideoMic is an ideal microphone for capturing environmental and ambient sounds, as well as live music. For dialogue and directional applications the Rode VideoMic and VideoMic Pro are recommended.

An in-built shock mounting system isolates the Stereo VideoMic capsule and electronics from its mount, providing isolation from external physical factors that may cause unwanted rumble and vibrations in the microphone.

Its standard sized shoe mount also includes a 3/8" thread in the base for easy mounting on a boom pole or stand. (Note that cameras with proprietary sized mounts may require an additional adaptor).

In addition to the microphone's native 40Hz-20kHz response a selectable high-pass filter at 80Hz is available, which will prevent low end noise such as air conditioners and traffic from being recorded.

A -10dB level attenuation (or PAD), selectable from the rear face of the microphone, allows recording of loud sound sources, such as live music or motorsport.

The Stereo VideoMic is ideal for use with DSLR cameras such as the Canon 5DMkII, Canon 7D, Canon 1D, Canon 550D/T2i, Canon 60D, Nikon D7000, Nikon D5100, Panasonic GH1 and Panasonic GH2.

The Rode Stereo VideoMic is covered by Rode Microphones' industry leading 10 year warranty.


Specifications

Acoustic Principle Pressure Gradient
Active Electronics JFET impedance converter
Capsule 0.50"
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Address Type End
Frequency Range 40Hz - 20kHz
Output Impedance 200Ω
Maximum SPL 134dB SPL (@ 1kHz, 1% THD into 1KΩ load)
Sensitivity -38.0dB re 1 Volt/Pascal (12.60mV @ 94 dB SPL) +/- 2 dB @ 1kHz
Equivalent Noise Level (A-weighted) 20dB-A
Power Options 9V
Weight 288g
Dimensions 65 x 102 x 170mm
Output 3.5mm