Deciding what the best microphone for YouTube is will largely depend on the type or style of videos you are doing. In many cases, you will want more than one microphone so you that you can use the one that fits your situation best.
If you are doing screen recordings or voiceovers after you record, a USB or XLR studio mic would work best. Lavalier microphones are great in a lot of situations where you don’t want to have to worry about how close to the mic you are – just clip them on and start recording. Shotgun mics are excellent for run-and-gun style videos, vlogging, and sit-down interview-style shots.
Because there are many different types of videos, and different microphones that work well for recording them, we’ve highlighted our favorite YouTube mics by category so you can easily find what will work best. [Read more…] about Best Microphones For YouTube Videos (With Top Creator Picks) 2017