AKG C480 B-ULS vs. Blue Microphones Yeti + 9

AKG C480 B-ULS

AKG C480 B-ULS

$1,284.99

Unknown delivery cost
Blue Microphones Yeti

Blue Microphones Yeti

4

$225.00

$254.00 incl. shipping
Blue Microphones Yeti Nano

Blue Microphones Yeti Nano

3.8

$168.00

$199.85 incl. shipping
Audio Technica AT2020

Audio Technica AT2020

4.3

$185.00

Unknown delivery cost
Blue Microphones Snowball iCE

Blue Microphones Snowball iCE

4
“Quality”

$105.00

$114.00 incl. shipping
HyperX QuadCast

HyperX QuadCast

4.4

$238.00

$250.76 incl. shipping
Røde NT USB

Røde NT USB

4.7

$289.00

$306.48 incl. shipping
Røde Wireless GO

Røde Wireless GO

$299.00

$319.00 incl. shipping
Shure SM7B

Shure SM7B

4.5

$875.00

Unknown delivery cost
Samson Q2U

Samson Q2U

2.8

$122.80

Unknown delivery cost
Røde PodMic

Røde PodMic

4.4
“Microphone”

$207.95

Unknown delivery cost
Frequency range (microphone)
20 - 20000 Hz
20 - 20000 Hz
20 - 20000 Hz
40 - 18000 Hz
20 - 20000 Hz
20 - 20000 Hz
50 - 20000 Hz
50 - 20000 Hz
50 - 15000 Hz
50 - 13000 Hz
Connectors
XLR, USB
USB
XLR
USB
USB
USB, 3,5mm Jack
3,5mm Jack
XLR
XLR, USB, 3,5mm Jack
XLR
Wireless
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
Features
Requires phantom power
On/Off button, Supports stereo recording, Suitable for gaming
Supports stereo recording, Suitable for gaming
Requires phantom power, Supports stereo recording
Suitable for gaming, PAD (Passive Attenuation Device)
Supports stereo recording, Suitable for gaming
Supports stereo recording, Suitable for gaming
Supports stereo recording, Suitable for gaming, Clip-on
Suitable for gaming
On/Off button, Supports stereo recording
Requires phantom power, Suitable for gaming
Area of use
Studio
Vocal/Voice, Podcast, Computer
Vocal/Voice, Podcast, Computer
Vocal/Voice, Podcast, Studio
Vocal/Voice, Podcast, Computer
Vocal/Voice, Podcast, Computer
Vocal/Voice, Instrument, Podcast, Computer, Studio
Podcast
Vocal/Voice, Instrument, Podcast, Studio
Vocal/Voice, Podcast, Computer, Studio
Vocal/Voice, Podcast
Placement
Mount
Tabletop
Tabletop
Mount
Tabletop
Tabletop
Tabletop
Camera
Mount
Tabletop
Mount
Polar pattern
Figure 8 (Bi-directional), Cardioid, Omnidirectional
Figure 8 (Bi-directional), Cardioid, Omnidirectional
Cardioid
Cardioid, Omnidirectional
Figure 8 (Bi-directional), Cardioid, Omnidirectional
Cardioid
Omnidirectional
Cardioid
Cardioid
Cardioid
Transducer type
Condenser
Condenser
Condenser
Condenser
Condenser
Condenser
Condenser
Condenser
Dynamic
Dynamic
Dynamic