Complete guide to USB microphones

In this video, I answer the most common questions about USB microphones to help YOU choose the best mic for your needs.

USB Mics mentioned in this video:
Samson Q2U (dynamic) – https://amzn.to/2P2MD1N
Samson Meteor (condenser) – https://amzn.to/2OpERj4
Audio Technica AT2100-USB (dynamic) – https://amzn.to/34BlBoN
Blue Yeti Nano (condenser) – https://amzn.to/2DpbkzK
Samson Co1U Pro (condenser) – https://amzn.to/37J3SgT
Audio Technica AT2020USBi (condenser) – https://amzn.to/37MDHGm
Blue Yeti (condenser) – https://amzn.to/34xdOs4
Note – Links provided in this video description are affiliate links, meaning that if you choose to purchase products using these links, a small commission may be paid to me for referring you.

Check out “Podcastage” for detailed reviews and specs of USB mics – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvOU-zTlankT-JjN3ZzvuKA

Questions answered:
00:58 What is a USB mic?
01:55 How does a USB mic work?
02:44 What can I use a USB mic to record?
03:48 How do you connect a USB mic?
04:58 How are USB mics powered?
06:00 Do you need to install drivers?
06:35 Can you use a USB mic with a phone or tablet?
07:20 Can you use more than one USB mic at once?
08:46 What is the difference in quality between different USB mics?
09:54 Are USB microphones condenser or dynamic mics?
11:06 What features should I look for in a USB mic?
12:39 Should I choose a USB or XLR mic?
14:10 What are the advantages of a USB mic?
14:57 What are the disadvantages of a USB mic?
16:04 My current 7 best USB mics
16:28 Samson Q2U (dynamic) – https://amzn.to/2P2MD1N
17:50 Samson Meteor (condenser) – https://amzn.to/2OpERj4
18:55 Audio Technica AT2100-USB (dynamic) – https://amzn.to/34BlBoN
19:39 Blue Yeti Nano (condenser) – https://amzn.to/2DpbkzK
20:17 Samson Co1U Pro (condenser) – https://amzn.to/37J3SgT
21:02 Audio Technica AT2020USBi (condenser) – https://amzn.to/37MDHGm
22:35 Blue Yeti (condenser) – https://amzn.to/34xdOs4
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🎞️ Other related videos:
How to connect a USB mic to an iPhone/iPad – https://youtu.be/b0O7zrXLkrc
How to record an acoustic guitar with a USB microphone – https://youtu.be/OTC2FjluXLY
Why use a genuine Apple Lightning to USB 3 adapter? – https://youtu.be/qt6ZczdUdV4
How to connect a USB Audio Interface to an iPhone/iPad – https://youtu.be/Sc-_LiuqiRA
What is the difference between an Audio Interface and a Mixer? – https://youtu.be/1VC1Dho7nh0
Samson Meteor USB microphone review – https://youtu.be/bF9uBA5MpB8

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