Rode Wi-fi ME Provides A Second Microphone And Will get Twice As Helpful: First Look

Out-of-the-box setup is simple, with the microphone and transmitter coming pre-paired. Hit the facility button they usually mechanically join, and Rode features a 3.5mm to three.5mm cable, a 2.5mm to 2.5mm cable, a USB-C to Lightning, and a USB-C to USB-C cable for max flexibility. Plugged into an iPhone, and it confirmed up as a microphone supply immediately.

By default, the Wi-fi ME blends the audio from each microphones right into a single channel. Nonetheless, you too can cut up them into separate channels, one thing the Rode Central app for Home windows and macOS makes straightforward (together with firmware updates and adjusting GainAssist and ranges). Rode additionally has a brand new iOS app, Rode Seize, which helps video and audio seize on iPhone.

With that, you may document from the entrance, again, or each cameras concurrently, in addition to toggle the Wi-fi ME’s channel settings and extra. A free obtain from the App Retailer, it will additionally enable settings management over Rode’s different wi-fi microphones.