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Trust Gaming GXT 252+ Emita Plus Streaming USB Desk Microphone...

Professional studio USB microphone for streaming, Transportkoffer & Popfilter, Microphone arm with table mount

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Trust Gaming GXT 252+ Emita Plus Streaming USB Desk Microphone (22400)
 

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£99.95

Zalman ZM-MIC1 Clip Microphone

Zalman ZM-MIC1 is a highly sensitive microphone with a clip for ease of use, some high quality headsets do not have...

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Zalman ZM-MIC1 Clip Microphone
 

11 In stock

£6.95

 
ANTLION Audio ModMic V5 Microphone - Unidirectional + Omni-Direc...

Exceptional Audio, Quiet in an Instant, Modular and Flexible Design, Versatile and Portable, New Premium Materials

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ANTLION Audio ModMic V5 Microphone - Unidirectional + Omni-Directional (GDL-0500)
 

4 In stock

£59.99

 
AverMedia Live Streamer Mic 133 (AM133) Analog 3.5mm Jack (40AAAM1...

Unidirectional condenser microphone with table stand, Universal 3.5 mm jack connection, Microphone designed for...

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AverMedia Live Streamer Mic 133 (AM133) Analog 3.5mm Jack (40AAAM133AR4)
 

2 In stock

£69.95

ANTLION Audio ModMic Wireless (GDL-0700)

Wireless microphone from Antlion Audio, Bluetooth dongle with aptX Low Latency, Charging via micro USB, 12 hours...

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AntLion Audio ModMic Wireless (GDL-0700)
 

7 In stock

£109.99

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BLUE Microphones Yeti - Whiteout USB Microphone

The ultimate professional USB microphone, Tri-capsule array - 3 condenser capsules can record almost any situation,...

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Blue Microphones Yeti - Whiteout USB Microphone
 

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Beyerdynamic Fox Microphone USB Studio Microphone

24 Bit 96 kHz studio grade quality as in professional recording studios, Accurate signal conversion by a large...

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Beyerdynamic Fox Microphone USB Studio Microphone
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1 In stock

£119.99

ANTLION Audio XLR Power Converter

Antlion Audio XLR Power Converter, suitable for Antlion Audio ModMics & 5 Volt microphones, Connection to 48 volt...

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AntLion Audio XLR Power Converter
 

5 In stock

£19.99

BLUE Microphones SNOWBALL - GLOSS BLACK USB Microphone

Whether you're recording a guitar at your kitchen table or a complete band in the studio, the Snowball can capture...

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Blue Microphones SNOWBALL - GLOSS BLACK USB Microphone
 

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Microphones and Audio Accessories

What are microphones?

A Microphone is an audio device that converts sound into an electrical energy. The user can then transmit, record or amplify this energy to one person on Skype for instance, or many while streaming. Impeccable audio quality is a must and a quality microphone will help you achieve the clarity you deserve.

Microphone History

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The microphone was originally conceived by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876 and later refined into a more practical carbon microphone thanks to Thomas Edison in 1886. These were actually still used extensively until the 1970s. During this time multiple superior technologies were developed including the condenser, dynamic and ribbon style microphones which are still used today.

Microphones Variety

Variety

Generally speaking, microphones fall under three categories; condenser, dynamic, ribbon. Condensers give out professional, clean sound with detailed high frequencies. No wonder they are first choice for stage/studio vocals and for acoustics. They require a small, hidden power supply, giving out ‘phantom power’, embedded in a mixer to operate. Dynamic microphones provide decent sound albeit rugged quality, favoured for drums and guitar amps. Has no need for ‘phantom power’. Lastly, the ribbon microphone - it gives us smooth, warm sound quality. Most commonly used for guitar amps and horns. ‘Phantom power’ is not necessary.

Microphone Construction

Construction

In the simplest terms, a very thin plastic diaphragm is connected to a voice coil. The coil is made up of insulated copper wire, twisted around a bobbin. A permanent magnet surrounds the voice coil. When sound enters, the diaphragm vibrates which causes the voice coil to move on its axis. The movement induces a voltage in the coil and creates a shifting electrical current proportional to any sound that enters. The induced current is the audio signal.

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Connectivity

A lot of modern microphones come with ‘plug n play’ capability, usually reference to USB connectivity. If you’re after wire-free commentary, wireless microphones will operate utilising a Bluetooth connection. An XLR connection is wired, like USB but is primarily found on professional audio, video and stage lighting equipment. Often, microphones are connected to a preamp - the purpose of this is to strengthen the output signal for further processing or to send it to a loudspeaker.

Why Buy Headphones?

Why should I buy a microphone?

Whether you’re a streamer who’s just starting off or someone with a large following, a quality microphone is quintessential to communicating with your audience. If you often have to have conference calls from home over Skype, our premium selection of mic’s would guarantee business-level clarity.


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