Rode VideoMic GO II

Availability: 4 in stock

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  • A versatile and lightweight shotgun microphone with a 5mm TRS output for use with cameras.
  • Perfect for videographers, content creators, broadcasters and vloggers.
  • Groundbreaking patent-pending technology turns the VideoMic GO II into a USB microphone.
  • Features a digital USB-C output for use with iPhone, iPad and Android devices, Mac and PC.
  • Delivers crisp, clear, directional sound, making it ideal for all kinds of content creation.
  • Compatible with Rode Connect, Rode Central & Rode Reporter to unlock additional features.
Our price £163.00 £135.83
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Rode VideoMic GO II

Incredible Versatility for Maximum Creativity

The VideoMic GO II is a versatile shotgun microphone that excels in a range of recording applications. It is the ideal microphone for filmmaking, creating vlogs, filming interviews and podcasts, for use at live events and capturing behind the scenes content. Add it to your desktop as a USB microphone to capture high-quality audio for podcasting, gaming, live-streaming, or video calls.

At just 89 grams, the GO II is compact and lightweight enough to take with you wherever you go. In addition to this, the VideoMic GO II is very simple to use and requires no batteries to operate (running on plug-in power provided by your camera). Get recording in seconds, connect seamlessly to your cameras, computers, smartphones and tablets for instant professional audio.


Main Features

Let the VideoMic GO II do all the hard work for you. It features a 3.5mm TRS output for use with a camera, plus a digital USB output for recording with mobile devices and computers*. It is a highly directional microphone, meaning it focuses on what you have it pointed at while reducing background noise, this gives you crystal-clear, professional sound with ease.

The GO II has the same revolutionary annular line tube design as the VideoMic NTG and NTG5, which offers unmatched transparency and a natural sound. Supported in a detachable Rycote shock mount with extremely convenient cable management for superior absorption of handling noise. It also comes with a ​high-quality windshield for capturing clean recordings outdoors​ and reducing plosives.

*Additional cables required for connecting the VideoMic GO II to computers and mobile devices via USB – USB-C devices: SC16, SC17SC18; iOS (Lightning) devices: SC15, SC19.


A Multi-Purpose Shotgun Mic with USB Power

Plug the VideoMic GO II into your computer to turn it into a fully functional USB microphone, perfect for anything from podcasting to video calls and voiceovers to streaming. This groundbreaking patent-pending technology makes the VideoMic GO II unlike any other microphone in its class. When you use your VideoMic GO II in USB mode, the 3.5mm output doubles as a headphone output for easy audio monitoring and playback of your recordings.


Compatibility with RØDE Apps

Unlock your creative potential by using your VideoMic GO II with the entire RØDE app suite, giving you access to advanced features, powerful audio processing and studio-quality recording on any device.

RØDE Connect

Create pro-quality podcasts or live streams and access studio-quality processing at the click of a button. When used with RØDE Connect, up to four microphones can be plugged into one computer with optimised DSP, compressor, noise gate and the legendary Aural Exciter and Big Bottom.

RØDE Reporter

Configure device settings, including adjusting the input gain, engaging a high-pass filter, high-frequency boost and pad, and recording broadcast-quality audio on the go with your mobile device.

RØDE Central

Unlock advanced features and configure device settings anywhere you go. Set the input gain, engage a high-pass filter, high-frequency boost and pad, and update firmware for accessing new features.


What's in the Box

  • 1x VideoMic GO II
  • 1x SM8-R camera mount
  • 1x SC14 TRS-TRS cable
  • 1x foam windshield


Note: The original VideoMic GO will continue alongside this new model.

More Information
Color Black

Acoustic & Electrical Specifications

  • Acoustic Principle: Pressure gradient electret condenser
  • Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz
  • Output Impedance: 2K2Ω
  • Signal to Noise Ratio: 79 dBA
  • Equivalent Noise (A-weighted): 15 dBA
  • Dynamic Range: 95 dBA Typical
  • Sensitivity: -31dBV (28.78mV @ 94dB SPL) ± 1dB @ 1kHz
  • Max Input SPL: 110 dB SPL


Output Connections:

  • 3.5mm TRS
  • USB-C


Computer Connectivity: USB-C (USB 2.0)

Simultaneous I/O: Stereo input and output when in USB mode


Power Requirements:

  • 3.5mm plug-in power: 2 - 5V
  • USB 5VBit Depth: 24-bit
  • Sample Rates: 48 kHz


Minimum OS Requirement:

  • macOS 10.15
  • Windows 10 (20H2)
  • iOS 14
  • Android 9.0


Mechanical Specifications

Weight (g):

  • VideoMic GO II: 33
  • VideoMic GO II with SM8-R: 89
  • VideoMic GO II and included accessories: 96


Dimensions (mm):

VideoMic GO II:

  • Height: 120
  • Diameter: 21.6

VideoMic GO II and included accessories:

  • Length: 150
  • Width: 70
  • Height: 86 


Compatible RØDE Accessories:

  • WS12, SC14, SC15, SC16, SC17, SC18, SC19, SC20, SC21, SC22, SC23, SC24, SC25, SC26


Compatible RØDE Software:

  • RØDE Connect
  • RØDE Central
  • RØDE Reporter
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