The Rode VideoMic GO Camera-Mount Shotgun Microphone is a lightweight, bias-powered shotgun microphone and an upgrade to the Rode VideoMicro Ultracompact Shotgun. Key features include:
Simple, compact on-camera shotgun mic
Supercardioid pattern, 100 Hz to 16 kHz frequency range
Integrated shock mount, cold shoe, and 3/8" threads
Powered by your camera’s external microphone input
Directional Audio on the GO. The VideoMic GO’s supercardioid polar pattern delivers tight, directional audio by isolating source audio from the front, while rejecting background noise from the sides and boasts a full frequency response range from 100 Hz to 16 kHz.
Lightweight, On-Camera Shotgun. The VideoMic GO Camera-Mount Shotgun Microphone is constructed from a single piece of rugged, reinforced ABS and comes equipped with an integrated shock mount, providing superior acoustic suspension, at a mere 73 grams.
Dead-Simple Setup. The VideoMic Go Shotgun connects to your camera or audio recorder via the included 3.5mm TRS cable. It is powered by your camera’s plug-in power, requiring no batteries to operate, ensuring you never miss a great shot. Please note, not all camera’s support bias power.
Windscreen and Mounting Hardware Included. This rental includes a foam windscreen to help reduce unwanted splosives and ambient wind noise and cold shoe with 3/8" threading for easy attachment to a camera or boompole.
This microphone is powered by a camera’s 3.5mm mic port plug-in power. This mic does not feature its own internal battery power.
This microphone will attach to any standard shoe mount. If you need extra shoe mounts, check out the Vello V-Rig 4.1-inch Triple Shoe Bracket.