The MOVO LV4 and LV8 are two types of lavalier mic offerings from LA-based gear company, MOVO.. We bought 4 of these lavalier mics recently here at The Podcast Host; in this review, I'll run you through them. See full review. Movo Photo . None of these would work! Using reg camera you have to turn it on. If you are using it to record yourself then get the Rode as the cable is much, much shorter. Reviewed in the United States on June 4, 2020. I only occasionally shoot talking head style video with my DSLR but when I do I need something a lot better than the built in microphone. We're starting on a tight budget that had to cover UAVs, tripods, lights, camera, lenses, software, and of course, audio equipment. There's a problem loading this menu right now. I was actually very pleasantly surprised at the quality of this little thing. Movo LV1 Lavalier Lapel Clip on Microphone for Cameras, Camcorders and... Movo LV1 Lavalier Lapel Clip on Microphone for Cameras, Camcorders and Smartphones Compatible with iPhone and Android Perfect Lav Mic for Filming Podcast, Vlogging and YouTube Videos. It worked well for the video I recorded. I also purchased the Rode SmartLav and to me both of these mics sound the same except the Rode is 3x more expensive and you need to purchase an extension cable to make it useful for interviews shot with the iPad or any device as the Rode only has a 3' cable. The negative of having a long cord is it may be tangled or caught on something and knocked the camera off. Sounds great using phone or camera. Every word was clearly audible, and the background noise was reduced. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Just got the mic today. ... I’ve been using this mic for more than a year now and finally decided to write a review because it is absolutely AMAZING! It's in the top 3 bestselling lavalier mics and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Movo GM100 or Nicama LVM1. Reviewed in the United States on January 2, 2016. LOL Sound quality is pretty good considering that it was windy, and my voice sounds true, unlike some devices when you hear the playback and are amazed at how awful it sounds. So I ordered the exact same thing again. See all details for Movo LV1 Lavalier Lapel Clip on Microphone for Cameras, Camcorders and... © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Thank you for making something that actually works! Overall, good mic for price. So I am returning this and have ordered a different kind of mic to try out. I simply plugged it into my lightning port, opened the Apple photo/video app, and it worked. It once again has the required cardioid pick-up pattern perfect for on the fly podcasts, conferences, and dictations. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Hardly ever have to adjust levels! I have an iPhone X. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. I have to wear it around my belly button in order to have something usable. I wish they could make it so that you could use it for something like a Zoom meeting or talking on the phone. Top subscription boxes – right to your door. It picks up noise even with the wind cover. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Great buy for the money. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. This is the best performance+cost value available for … 421 global ratings. See all details for Movo LV1-DI High Fidelity Digital Lavalier Omnidirectional Clip on... © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Movo LV1-DI High Fidelity Digital Lavalier Omnidirectional Clip on... Movo LV1-DI High Fidelity Digital Lavalier Omnidirectional Clip on Microphone for iPhone with MFi Certified Lightning Connector Compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod, iOS Smartphones and Tablets. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. There's all kinds of wind noise getting thru. Customer Review: Movo LV1 Lavalier Lapel Clip-on Omnidirectional Condenser Microphone. Have to speak quietly. Movo LV1-UC Digital Lavalier Omnidirectional Clip-on Microphone with USB Type-C Connector. This little mic is awesome. The sound quality is good. First up though, what is a lavalier mic, and why might you use one? This page works best with JavaScript. This lavalier is nothing like the high-quality professional audio lav microphones, Reviewed in the United States on March 27, 2015. I'd probably return it, but I think I've waited too long. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Movo LV1-DI Digital Lavalier Omnidirectional Clip on Microphone for iPhone with MFi Certified Lightning Connector Compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod, iOS Smartphones and Tablets at Amazon.com. This mic has very good quality when used with a phone recording app (I use RecForge on the Android OS), and when it's plugged into a phone, it doesn't even need batteries to be powered. Example, is mic is used with cell phone you don't have to turn it on. I definitely recommend this microphone :-), Reviewed in the United States on April 4, 2019. Movo LV1 is $19.40 less expensive than an average lavalier mic ($38.99). Note to self, keep my day job. Works great and I am now on my way to stardom producing my own videos. Works great and I am now on my way to stardom producing my own videos. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. 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