Rode VideoMicro Compact On-Camera Microphone

Designed to improve the audio quality of your videos

Rode VideoMicro Compact On-Camera Microphone

Designed to improve the audio quality of your videos

SKU: VideoMicro

Cat no: 16924

  • Compact size and lightweight - only 80mm (3’) long and 42gm (1.5oz)
  • All-metal microphone body
  • No battery required (powered by camera plug-in power - min 3V)
  • Rycote® Lyre® shock mount included
  • Deluxe furry windshield included
  • Designed and manufactured in Australia
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£41.00 (ex vat) £49.20 (incl vat)

Rode VideoMicro Compact On-Camera Microphone


The VideoMicro is a compact microphone designed to improve the audio quality of your videos. It incorporates a high-quality cardioid condenser microphone capsule for great quality audio recordings when used with a wide range of cameras. A directional microphone, the VideoMicro reduces distracting peripheral sounds and focusses on the audio in front of the camera. Its pickup is more forgiving than RØDE’s other on-camera microphones providing a more natural sound when recording indoors. Perfect for capturing incredible audio to accompany inspiring vision. The microphone body is made from aluminum, giving it a high level of RF rejection, and is finished in RØDE’s high-grade ceramic anti-glare black coating. Included with the VideoMicro is a camera shoe mount featuring a Rycote Lyre shock mount. Featuring a suspension structure composed of a hard-wearing thermoplastic, it is far more effective at minimising unwanted vibrations, handling and cable-borne noise than traditional elastic suspensions. Virtually indestructible, the Rycote Lyre will never sag, snap, wear out or require rethreading to maintain its effectiveness. Also included is the WS9 synthetic furry wind shield with foam inner cell, designed for use in outdoor scenarios where wind and environmental noise can inhibit recordings. Optionally available is the RØDE SC7, a TRS to TRRS cable that allows the VideoMicro to be used with smartphones, to capture crystal clear, directional sound for video and video applications such as Periscope.



Key Features

  • Compact size and lightweight - only 80mm (3’) long and 42gm (1.5oz)
  • All-metal microphone body
  • No battery required (powered by camera plug-in power - min 3V)
  • Rycote® Lyre® shock mount included
  • Deluxe furry windshield included
  • Designed and manufactured in Australia
  • Two year extended warranty when you register your microphone

Product Specification


Acoustic Principle  Pressure Gradient
 Active Electronics JFET impedance converter 
Capsule  0.50" 
 Polar Pattern Cardioid - Picks up audio from the front and sides and rejects it from the rear 
Address Type  End 
Frequency Range   100Hz - 20kHz
Maximum SPL  140dB SPL (@ 1kHz, 1% THD into 1KΩ load)
 Sensitivity -33.0dB re 1 Volt/Pascal (22.00mV @ 94 dB SPL) +/- 2 dB @ 1kHz 
 Equivalent Noise Level (A-weighted) 20dB-A 
 Power Options  -
Weight 42gm
Dimensions 21mmH x 21mmW x 80mmD
Output 3.5mm
Warranty 1 year with free extension to 2 years following registration

This product includeds:

  • Rode VideoMicro
  • Rode Lyre Shoe Mount
  • Rode WS9 Deluxe Wind Shield
  • Rode SC2 3.5mm TRS patch cable. 

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