NTG-2 has the same specifications as the NTG-1, but with the added flexibility of battery powering (via a single 1.5V AA cell) as well as standard 48V phantom power. My Rode NTG-2 mic is plugged into my BEHRINGER XENYX 302USB mixamp, and it does not power on at all. It can be powered by either a AA battery or P48 phantom power. It can be powered by either a AA battery or P48 phantom power. 4,5 ... people claiming to use these mics. Rode NTG2 Dual Powered Directional Condenser Microphone Marke: Rode Microphones. The optional 'DeadCat' furry is recommended for outdoor applications. The RØDE NTG2 is a lightweight shotgun microphone designed for professional applications within the film, video, television and production industries. Its full frequency response, low noise and audio transparency make it an ideal film, video, and voice over microphone, while its low weight (161gm./5.7oz. The RØDE NTG2 is a lightweight shotgun microphone designed for professional applications within the film, video, television and production industries. It can be powered by either a AA battery or P48 phantom power. The WSVM windshield is supplied to minimise light wind noise and plosives during recording. The battery power option makes the NTG2 ideal for scenarios where the camera does not supply phantom power such as DSLR video. Rode NTG2 Multi-Powered Shotgun Microphone The RØDE NTG2 is a lightweight condenser shotgun microphone, designed for professional applications within the film, video, television and production industries. If I keep screaming into it for like a minute it'll pick up a tiny db sound in Audacity for a split second. The RØDE NTG2 shotgun microphone is designed and made in Australia, and covered by RØDE … All settings turned up, it will not record a single thing. NTG2 - Super-cardioid - Condenser - 48V phantom plus battery. However, in my case, I ordered one, and it was giving pure and loud white noise on Phantom Power — and nothing else. So something is wrong somewhere. The RØDE NTG2 is a lightweight shotgun microphone designed for professional applications within the film, video, television and production industries. But, it does get some power? Both have XLR-3 connectors.