Rode VideoMic Pro+ Plus VMP+ – On-Camera Microphone
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.