Top 10 Best Professional Condenser Microphones Reviews & Comparison | Updated

In this article, we’ll be looking at each of these professional condenser microphones in detail. This website collects data from 4318 different reviews to give you an idea of which professional condenser microphones is really the best. We’ll discuss their features, prices, and other important information to help you decide which one is right for you. So without any further delay, let’s take a look at the best professional condenser microphones in 2024.

Top-rated Professional Condenser Microphones Comparison 2024

Bestseller No. 1
ZHENREN Professional Studio Condenser Microphone, Computer PC Microphone Kit with 3.5mm XLR/Pop Filter/Shock Mount for Professional Studio Recording Podcasting Broadcasting
  • 【Professionan Sound Chipset】ZHENREN Condenser Microphone has been designed with professional sound chipset, which gives you up to 24bit/192khz bit high resolution sampling rate to achieve crystal clear recordings. And it has a wide frequency response (30 Hz to 16khz) and provides superb sound reproduction quality for high-resolution audio. It is excellent for singing, speech and voice over, high quality mic ensures your exquisite sound reproduces on the internet.
  • 【Plug and Play】 ZHENREN Condenser Microphone comes with XLR to 3.5mm cable, and can be fully compatible with most systems such as Windows and Mac OS. No additional driver software or external devices is required. All you need to do is plug the XLR connector into the mic and connect the 3.5mm connector on the other end to your device. If the AUX jack of your device is a combination jack of the microphone and headphones, then use the Y cable ( in the package) to connect with a headphone.
  • 【Cardioid Polar Pattern】The cardioid pickup pattern design of this streaming microphone can eliminate the background noise from the sides and rear, and only captures sound sources from directly in front of it, making your recording clearer and richer. It is suitable for capturing vocals, acoustic guitars, and acoustic pianos. It provides excellent sound quality, great for live streaming, podcast, YouTube videos, voice-over, meetings, gaming, and studio projects.
  • 【Noise Elimination Accessories】ZHENREN XLR to 3.5mm Condenser Microphone comes with a microphone stand, shock mount, table clamp, anti-wind foam cap, and XLR to 3.5mm jack Microphone Cable. It is equipped with a pop filter that helps reduce subtle plosives and wind sounds, like the pronunciation of b, p, and f. These accessories can effectively minimize the noise from unwanted vibrations or plosives.
  • 【High Compatibility】This condenser mic with many applications. For most Laptops, PC, and mobile phones. Strong output, no distortion, low power consumption. PACKING LIST: Condenser Mic + Shock Mount + Table stand+Pop filter+ Wind foam+XLR to 3.5mm mic Cable +Y cable
Bestseller No. 2
Behringer C-2 2 Matched Studio Condenser Microphones
  • 2 matched condenser microphones for stereo studio recording and live applications
  • Ideal as main and support microphones for studio and live applications
  • Cardioid pickup pattern for effective feedback elimination
  • Low-mass diaphragm for ultra-wide frequency response and ultimate sound reproduction
  • Switchable low-frequency roll-off and input attenuation
Bestseller No. 3
Audio-Technica AT2020 Cardioid Condenser Studio XLR Microphone, Ideal for Project/Home Studio Applications,Black
  • The price/performance standard in side address studio condenser microphone technology
  • Ideal for project/home studio applications; The noise level is 20 dB SPL
  • High SPL handling and wide dynamic range provide unmatched versatility
  • Custom engineered low mass diaphragm provides extended frequency response and superior transient response
  • Cardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source. Output connector: integral 3 pin XLRM type
Bestseller No. 4
Condenser Microphone XLR,Professional Studio Recording Microphone for Computer PC,Cardioid Podcast Mic Kit with Boom Arm,Gaming Microphone for Streaming,ASMR,Singing,Voice Over,Vocal,YouTube,Zoom
  • 🎤 PROFESSIONAL SOUND QUALITY : Condenser microphone XLR built-in large Dia.14mm condenser capsule and professional sound chipset.Professional studio recording microphone picks up crystal clear sound.Podcast mic kit has smooth and wide frequency response 20Hz-20kHz and provides superb sound reproduction quality for high-resolution audio.
  • 🎤 CARDIOD PICKUP PATTERN : Microphone for recording records sound sources that are directly in front of the condenser microphone,the cardioid pickup pattern capsule enables to capture pristine and accurate sound and cancel noise from surroundings.Studio mic kit comes with flexible pop filter that reduces the pops noise and improves the sound quality.
  • 🎤 VERSATILE & STURDY BOOM ARM : XLR microphone for podcast uses brand-new technology and high-quality materials to bring you better recording effects.Full metal construction condenser microphone,sturdy and durable.Podcast microphone kit with adjustable scissor boom arm ,offering 360°rotation to get the best pickup.Foldable, easy to carry. Gaming microphone for streaming shock mount effectively reduce the noise caused by vibration.XLR recording microphone great for studio as well as home use.
  • 🎤 EXTERNAL POWER SOURCE REQUIRED : Note: This studio microphone is an XLR interface,it requires 48V phantom power,audio interface,mixer or preamp for operation.(Not included in the package).If you need to connect to your PC,Computer,laptop,IOS,Pad,Phone, please be sure to connect the phantom power first! Condenser microphone bundle perfect for recording,podcasting,singing,streaming,gaming,youtube,ASMR,karaoke and online chatting.
  • 🎤 PACKING LIST & PRODUCT WARRANTY : XLR condenser microphone kit includes:Condenser mic* 1,Shock Mount * 1,Pop Filter * 1,Boom Arm * 1,Desk Clamp * 1,Phone Holder * 1,Cable Ties * 5,XLR Male to XLR Female Cable (79 inchs)* 1,Manual * 1.PROAR products provide one year warranty and excellent customer service to ensure a better shopping experience.So please rest assured to phurse our vocal microphones for recording!
SaleBestseller No. 5
Tascam TM-80 Large Diaphagm Condenser Microphone,Silver
  • A condenser microphone designed and priced for home recording
  • Features an 18mm aluminum diaphragm with a cardioid pickup pattern that sounds great on anything from vocals to acoustic instruments
  • Internal circuitry is optimized to reduce noise and distortion while retaining rich, full sound quality
  • With a maximum sound pressure rating of 136dB SPL, you can safely use the TM-80 with guitar amps, drums and other loud instruments
  • Included with the TM-80 are a tabletop stand, six-foot XLR cable, and a elastic shockmount to reduce rumble and noise during recording
SaleBestseller No. 6
MAONO XLR Condenser Microphone, Professional Cardioid Studio Recording Mic for Streaming, Podcasting, Singing, Voice-Over, Vocal, Home-Studio, YouTube, Skype, Twitch (PM320S)
  • 48V phantom power required: When using PM320S, you need to connect the microphone to a 48V phantom power/audio interface/mixer/preamplifier first, the microphone can work normally and get an excellent audio experience.
  • High Configuration and Excellent sound: Built-in large Dia.16mm condenser capsule, Custom-engineered low-mass diaphragm provides extended frequency response and superior transient response. High-SPL handling and wide dynamic range make wide versatility. This high-quality XLR microphone is ideal for recording sounds and suitable for podcasting, recording, streaming, vocal, and online chatting.
  • Low noise: This XLR microphone uses a 98 in male to female XLR cable connection, and the Pro-grade microphone cord is designed for microphones. Cardioid pointing can reduce the pickup of surrounding noise and bring you an immersive recording experience. The shock absorber can reduce the noise caused by vibration. Pop filter and windscreen cap can lower wind and Saliva interference and make your voice clear.
  • Full Metal Construction: Higher standard microphone craftsmanship, AU-PM320S microphone uses high-quality materials to protect the microphone from being hurt easily as well as the internal structure. The adjustable scissors arm bracket is made of an aluminum alloy structure, which is durable. Foldable, easy to carry. After professional multiple drop tests, the quality is worth guaranteeing!
  • Packing List: package includes microphone*1, boom arm*1, metal shock mount*1, pop filter*1, windscreen*1, XLR to XLR cable*1 and User manual*1.
Bestseller No. 7
Behringer ECM8000 Ultra-Linear Measurement Condenser Microphone, Silver
  • Ultra-linear condenser microphone for measurement and recording application
  • Perfectly suited for room equalization application plus high-resolution studio recording and live applications
  • Exceptionally flat frequency response and ultra-high sound resolution
  • Evenly weighted, true omnidirectional pattern
  • Works with phantom power from +15 to +48 V
SaleBestseller No. 8
WMT USB Microphone - Condenser Gaming Microphone for PC/MAC/PS4/PS5/Phone- Cardioid Mic with Brilliant RGB Lighting Headphone Output Volume Control, Mute Button, for Streaming Podcast YouTube Discord
  • BRILLIANT AND CONTROLLABLE RGB LIGHTING: The gaming microphone has 12 personalized RGB lighting modes which can be selected with a press of a button. The soft and coordinated light effects will make your video gaming or live streaming more eye-catching and fascinating. You can also choose to turn off the lighting effect!
  • USB TYPE C PLUG AND PLAY: This mic with a noise reduction USB-A cable and USB-C cable is compatible with computer, PC, laptops (windows&MAC), PS4, Android Phone etc. No extra driver is required.
  • EASY-TO-REACH CONTROLS - The gain knob enables quickly adjustment if there is any sensitivity, lack of sound or distortion during live broadcasting. Or if you want to take a break in the middle of a podcast, lightly press the gain knob,One-press mute. And there is a 3.5mm headphone jack on the back of this USB streaming mic for real-time monitoring.
  • EXCELLENT SOUND QUALITY: This podcast microphone has a cardioid pickup pattern, allowing it to capture the clear, smooth, crisp sound and suppress unwanted background noise. Supports sample rates up to 192kHz/24bit, Great for presentations, Zoom, podcasts, Recordings, Skype, YouTube, instant messaging, gaming, and streaming on Twitch.
  • EASY INSTALLATION AND VERSATILITY: Without any assembly, you can use this computer microphone by simply plugging in a USB Type-C cable. You can install the mic on a standard boom arm just by remove desk stand. Note: If you need to connect an iPhone, an extra adapter is required(not include).
Bestseller No. 9
HiLetgo 10pcs Electret Condenser Microphone 52dB MP3 Microphone Accessories 6x2.2mm
  • Working Voltage:1.5V~10V DC
  • Sensitivity:-48dB ~ 66dB
  • Frequency response: 50 ~ 20kHz
SaleBestseller No. 10
TECURS USB Microphone, Condenser Microphone Kit for Computer, Podcast Mic Set, PC Condenser Mic with Boom Arm for Gaming,Streaming,YouTube,Recording,Chatting
  • ♪【Professional Sound Quality】 With its built-in sound chipset, Cardioid Pickup Pattern, 192KHz/24Bit high Sampling Rate, and 30Hz-20KHz wide Frequency Response, the Gaming USB condenser microphone is easily able to capture clear and smooth sound and perform perfectly in reproducing your sound.
  • ♪【One-Touch Mute】 Its One-Touch Mute design means you only need to touch one button of the USB microphone to mute at any time. When the red LED lights up, it indicates that your microphone is in use.
  • ♪【Gain Knob & Earphone Monitor】Equipped with a Gain Knob, you can quickly control the volume of microphone. Additionally, this PC condenser microphone has a 3.5mm Headphone Jack which could also be used to monitor your voice efficiently.
  • ♪【POP Filter Protection】This Gaming Microphone Kit for Computer is equipped with a professional Double-Layer Acoustic Filter and a windproof Foam Cover. It is ideal to prevent bursting, as well as improve recording quality by providing you with clear and blast-free vocal performance.
  • ♪【Unique Multiple Uses】The USB micphone set is also equipped with a tripod stand which enables you to adjust every angle and height easily to match your working position on the table. The extremely stable tripod could free your hands and allow you to enjoy live streaming or recording.
Bestseller No. 11
Razer Seiren X Mercury Professional-Grade High-Definition Studio Sound USB Digital Condenser Microphone, Optimized for Streaming Twitch/Youtube, Built-In Shock Mount, White
  • Ultra-precise pickup pattern reduces unwanted noise
  • Shock resistant inbuilt shock mount that dampens vibrations
  • Compact form factor keeps the attention focused on you
  • Condenser Mic to pick up a greater range of sound frequencies
  • Zero latency monitoring for zero audio lag
SaleBestseller No. 12
Aokeo XLR Condenser Microphone, Professional Cardioid Studio Mic Kit with mic Boom Arm, Shock Mount, Pop Filter for Recording, Podcasting, Voice Over, Streaming, Home Studio, YouTube
  • External Power Source Required: Note: Condenser microphones have active electronics that need an external power source. In order to function properly, you need to connect the MC-6 to 48V phantom power, audio interface, mixer, or preamp. Designed for studio recording, home studio, podcasting, voice-over, streaming, YouTube video production, etc.
  • Professional Sound: The upgraded mic capsule with low-noise FET preamplifier, high SPL handling, and wide dynamic range provides smooth, high-end clarity, warm and natural sound.
  • Cardioid Pattern: MC-6 adopts a cardioid polar pattern with excellent off-axis sound suppression capabilities to reduce the sound pickup from the side and rear and better eliminate background noise. Ideal for recording vocals and acoustic instruments.
  • Upgraded AK-38 Boom Arm: AK-38 is made of durable steel and comes with a desk clamp with 4 times larger contact area for easily clip to any desk up to 2.4''/60mm thick, suitable for most mics weighing up to 4lbs/1.8k.
  • What You Get: 1 x MC-6 condenser microphone, 1 x AK-38 suspension stand, 1 x metal shock mount, 1 x pop filter, 1 x mic cover, 3 x cable tie, 1 x XLR cable (2m) and 1 x manual.
Bestseller No. 13
Dr.Raderm Condenser Recording Microphone with Stand, Professional Microphone for Studio Podcast Gaming YouTube Live Streaming 3.5mm Plug and Play Mic Compatible PC Computer Laptop Mac Windows
  • 【Hypercardioid Polar Pattern & Excellent Sound 】Podcast microphone with a good hypercardioid polar pickup pattern, high output and low self-noise function that captures the clear, smooth and crisp sound. Hypercardioid pickup can effectively reduce the interference of background noise, so that the sound source directly in front of the microphone is recorded more concentrated and fuller, reproducing your perfect sound and preventing distortion.
  • 【Capture Broadcast-Quality Sound】 The high sample rate of 20kHz/24Bit and wide frequency response(20Hz-20KHz) precisely reproduce every details of your sound while 26mm large diaphragm offers clean and crisp audio instead of muffled sound. Compared with other 16mm diaphragm microphones, you will hear louder sounds even at the same recording distance.
  • 【Smart sound optimization chipset】 Condenser microphone has a built-in intelligent sound optimization chipset, which can automatically reduce noise by 96% and higher sensitivity by 30% according to the surrounding environment, making your voice in podcasts more emotional and attractive. Condenser mic offers crystal-clear audio for communicating, creating and recording.
  • 【Plug and Play & Strong Compatibility】Gaming microphone is driver-free and plug-and-play design,you don’t have to install any software or complex settings. Potcast mic compatible Windows,Mac, OS, PS4, Android, IOS, computer PC laptop. Condenser microphone is suitable for gaming, online chatting, music studio, vocal recording, streaming, podcasting,YouTube video, Tiktok, Skype etc.
  • 【What You Get】Studio hypercardioid condenser mic kit including: 1 x Condenser Microphone, 1 X 2.2m long 3.5mm power cord, 1 x Mini Shock Mount, 1x Table Stand, 2 x Support Column, 1xUser Manual. We offers 30 days money back and 1 year warranty service.
Bestseller No. 14
USB Computer Microphone Desktop Omnidirectional Condenser PC Laptop Mic Cardioid Condenser Studio Microphone Kit for Podcasting Streaming Recording
  • Plug and Play: Just plug the computer condenser gaming mic into your computer's port and it can even work with your PC automatically. No driver required.
  • Cardioid Type: Computer heart shaped directional capacitive microphone can accurately your voice, producing clear, , crisp sound, no static noise.
  • Superior Performance: Perfect for gamers, streaming media. Isolate the sound from the primary source and separate it from any background noise. It works well for streaming radio, for OBS and for TeamPeak.
  • Convenient: Instead of adjusting the in your computer's control panel or recording software, this USB microphone has an additional microphone gain control knob.
  • Application: Fully compatible for , for OS X, for Linux, for PS4. It can be used for gaming, recording, podcasting, voiceover, live streaming, online teaching, online conferencing and more.
SaleBestseller No. 15
FIFINE USB Podcast Condenser Microphone Recording On Laptop, No Need Sound Card Interface and Phantom Power-K669
  • Plug and play USB podcast microphone compatible with Mac and Windows (Vista, XP), USB-powered design, eliminate the need for an external 48V phantom power source. (◆◆Incompatible with Xbox and Phones◆◆)
  • PC microphone with volume control knob, make output volume easy controlled (volume up, down and mute), good option of recording studio microphone for broadcasting.
  • Sturdy, durability metal construction USB microphone for computer with adjustable tripod desk stand and 6 feet long USB cable for secure and easily portable tabletop use.
  • Cardioid polar pattern USB microphone for recording improves audio recording on YouTube or recording software Audacity.
  • Sensitive vocal desktop microphone make clear voiceovers, work great for podcast, Skype chat, talking with friends while playing games and streaming, push-to-talk VoIP program, ask "Cortana".
Bestseller No. 16
CYXZIM Condenser Microphone,with Adjustable Mic Suspension Scissor Arm Metal Shock Mount Pop Filter for for Computer, Gaming, Podcast, LiveStreaming, YouTube Recording
  • Plug & Play Design:The USB streaming microphone Has a Direct plug and play connection to Mac and Windows computers without any additional driver software or sound card. Making it easy to use and connect the PC microphone in seconds via the USB port, and saves your time and extra cost
  • 360° Wide Range Adjustment: The arm set is made of durable steel. It's easy to adjust every angle and height to match your working position. Also it can keep extremely stable
  • High Quality Microphone Sound: This studio microphone uses professional sound chipset (192kHz/24bit) and 16mm large diaphragm, making your recording clearer and more realistic. Smooth 30Hz-20KHz frequency response, low distortion, providing Amazing sound quality. studio microphones Great for Video Live, streaming, recording, podcasting, gaming, singing, YouTube videos, karaoke
  • What the Package Included: - A Condenser Microphone, metal shock mount, pop filter, mic adjustable suspension scissor boom, power cord, and user manual
Bestseller No. 17
ZINGYOU Condenser Microphone ZY-801+, Professional Studio Microphone Include Sound Card, Desktop Cardioid Condenser Mic, PC Recording and Broadcasting(Matte Black)
  • ADD A SOUND ADAPTER - The ZINGYOU ZY-801+ condenser microphone adds an extra sound adapter in the package, for reducing the unpleasant shopping experience due to lack of a sound card. In addition, the package comes with the ZY-801 condenser microphone, 1/8" TRS Stereo to XLR Female cable, pop filter, shock mount, tripod, mic windscreen and English manual instruction
  • CONDENSER VIBRATION PICKUP – The ZY-801 is a cardioid polar pattern that picks up best what happens in front of the mic while reducing pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source. This is great for recording vocals and anything for home and project studios that’s supposed to sound “clean” and “close”
  • IMPROVEMENTS MAKE IT BETTER – The engineers made 3 important improvements on the ZY-801+: capsule, microphone head, XLR cable. Upgraded microphone core, improved sensitivity can pick up near the source and reduce ambient noise; Microphone head adopts denser net, reducing surrounded unnecessary noise and making recording clearer from a sound source; 1/8" TRS Stereo to XLR Female cable is robust construction including a flexible PVC jacket with gold-plated connectors in a rugged metal housing
  • DESIGN FOR WHAT YOU NEED – Desktop tripod is solidly constructed metal appearance provide phenomenal stability. It can be foldable when not using it. 6" double layered pop filter with flexible gooseneck and sponge C-clamp, fit most standard microphone stand and also protect stand from scratching
  • SUPERIOR SOUND QUALITY – The ZY-801+ cardioid condenser mic is a professional quality microphone that can be used for vocals and instruments in the studio or at home. With the convenient maximum sound pressure level of 130dB – you can scream as hard as you want or throw an electric guitar at it without worrying about distortion. Since the date of receiving, 7-day no reason to return, 1-year warranty quality guarantee, 24h friendly customer service and e-mail support
SaleBestseller No. 18
ALPOWL Podcast Equipment Bundle, Audio Interface with All in One Live Sound Card and Condenser Microphone, Perfect for Recording, Broadcasting, Live Streaming (Gold)
  • ♫【All-In-One Podcast Equipment Bundle】The Podcast Equipment Bundle is Equiped with a BM-800 condenser microphone, Double-Layer Pop Filter, an adjustable suspension scissor arm stand, Shock mount, Anti-wind foam Cap, earphone, Power cable, Live sound card.Prefer for you to conduct podcasts, live broadcasts, stream media, and record music and short videos.
  • ♫【Excellent Sound Quality】The condenser microphone uses advanced intelligent noise reduction technology and cardioid pickup technology to pick up your voice in all directions. The double-layer POP filter and windproof foam cap further reduce noise, and then it is processed by the professional DSP chip of the sound card to ensure clear and complete sound.
  • ♫【Multifunctional Sound Card】The classic V8 sound card can adjust four sound modes to meet your blog's needs, and can also adjust four sound variants (female, male, child, and monster) with 10 special sound effects, adding more fun to your live broadcast.
  • ♫【 Powerful Compatibility 】 The Audio interface has strong compatibility, supporting smartphones, PCs, PlayStations (PS4, Xbox...), and more. It can be compatible with Windows, iOS, Android, Mac OS, Chrome OS, and more. This podcast device kit meets the needs of most scenarios. Free drive, plug and play.
  • ♫【USB Plug and Play Connection】Easy as Plug and play, just use the cables, earphones, to connect with the sound card and the equipment you want, and it works automatically with your Mac or Windows desktop laptop computer - no phantom power required, plz use it as fully charged. (a software will download automatically)
Bestseller No. 19
USB Microphone, Condenser Microphone, Professional Cardioid Studio Microphone, Plug and Play Recording Mic Kit Compatible with PC Laptop Mac Windows for Voice Over, Podcasting YouTube, Gaming
  • ⚡【Plug and Play】No driver required, just connect and enjoy. Just plug in the USB port, then you can use the USB condenser microphone for recording, live broadcast, YouTube, streaming and conference. NANIWAN PC microphone is compatible with Windows (7, 8 and 10), Mac OS and PS4. (Not compatible with Xbox/Nintendo Switch)
  • 💖【Cardioid Pickup & Sample Rate】Brings you clear sound. Accurately pick up your voice and suppress background noise. The sample rate of mic is 192KHz/24bit. It excellently conveys your sound without distortion. No more annoying noises, just enjoy the recording, interact with audience in gaming and chat with friends happily.
  • 🎙【Built-in Sound Card & Noise Reduction】Perfectly converts the sound to digital mode, providing fascinating sound. The SNR of gaming microphone is 78dB, which means there is no more annoying current noise and your sound will be conveyed clearly and smoothly. NANIWAN condenser microphone provides noise reduction function (Blue light on) for you to enjoy high-definition sound.
  • 📣【Instant Mute and Microphone Gain】Practical mute function (Red light on) helps avoid the embarrassment of forgetting to turn off microphone. Also, you can control the volume easily. Rotate the button to the '+' position to amplify the sound and the '-' position to decrease it. Easily control the recording process. 💖Note: Turn up the volume of the computer, the microphone sound will also increase.
  • 🎵【Sturdy Structure & Compact Design】Stable ABS tripod and high-quality metal tube better meet your needs. NANIWAN USB gaming microphone for computer is compact and can be adjusted 180º without blocking your sight. NANIWAN superior microphone is a right choice for you and it is also an ideal gift for your friends and family.
Bestseller No. 20
Behringer SB 78A Condenser Cardioid Microphone
  • Condenser cardioid microphone
  • Smooth mid-frequency presence rises for excellent voice, and acoustic guitars
  • Ultra-wide frequency response for brilliant and transparent sound
  • Emily high signal output lets your performance cut through
  • Cardioid characteristic minimizes background noise and feedback

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