Rode VideoMic Pro+ Plus
The Rode VideoMic Pro+ Plus (VMP+) is the newest addition to the best-in-market on-camera line of Rode Microphones. 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 while boasting a host of new features. Additionally, with the Automatic Power Function (with plug-in power availability) it’s perfect for the run-and-gun shooter. Automatically turning the microphone off when unplugged from the camera. Plus, the Built-in Battery Door makes replacing the battery a breeze, while ensuring it won’t get lost. With the option to be powered by the all-new and included RØDE LB-1 Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery, 2 x AA Batteries or continuously via Micro USB. Plus, Digital Switching means the user will get the 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
Overall, the Rode VideoMic Pro Plus is the perfect choice for aspiring filmmakers and run-and-gun videographers looking to capture professional-quality audio. Alternatively, RODE also feature a range of On-Camera Microphones in this range if you’re looking for a lower budget option. Including the Rode VideoMicro, Rode VideoMic Go, and Rode VideoMic Pro.