I may need to try this with my rockband mic. What sort of delay do you run into with this setup? If you don't want to get background noise, don't buy condenser microphone. Is there a way to lower its sensitivity like a noise gate so it only picks up my voice around 40cm away? Get a decent mic stand for it. What?!?! what i do, for those curious/wanting to do the same: in your microphone's preferences, set its levels to 75, + set the default format to 2 channel, 16 bit, 48000Hz. i also don't recommend pop filters unless they're attached to the shock mount out of personal preference, as i've found clamping shock mounts to be super clunky and in the way, especially for streaming. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Yeah I hate gaming headsets, I bought an actual good pair of ad700xs and need a dedicated mic. Bring the mic closer & turn the gain down. I dont know if theres a noise gate for the mic itself, but there are noisegate options on streaming software obs and xsplit. Move the microphone closer, turn gain down. 6 inches, no more than a foot. 3) Durability - The moment you hold this mic you can tell that it is well built. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. A fist-length between you and the microphone is good, in my experience. If you want to record music - just buy a dynamic microphone. and the advice about keeping the microphone close to you is very sound. i prefer to use a windscreen (although get one bigger than the one i have. What mic is the best for handling background noise. It's easy! Posted in Troubleshooting, By I use adobe audition CC with the adaptive sound filter. http://www.twitch.tv/grandstaryoshi/v/27950653, http://www.amazon.com/Neewer-Suspension-Scissor-Built--Female/dp/B00AK7SKL4/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1449483500&sr=8-1&keywords=neewer+broadcast+arm. Started 5 minutes ago i use this for various other things, but not for cutting out background noise. One potential solution to background noise is having a mic that is less sensitive and keeping your mouth near it when you talk. Other option is to line the room your set up is in with foam. this will make the microphone output to the selected device, in this case, my headphones. By What mic is the best for handling background noise… This one has no noise at all and sounds great. Audio Technica AT2020: Help with too much background noise So i’m using my microphone for live streaming games and lets plays and youtube I may have made a mistake in buying a Audio Technica AT2020 USB a while back , it picks up WAY TOO much background noise. Linus Media Group is not associated with these services. Get a shock mount for it, especially if you are mounting to your desk. Do you need a dedicated microphone? A condenser mic is not built for streaming use and the frequency response of the at2020 actually picks up the fan noise even more. For great background noise rejections look at Shure SM7 (not 57, if someone thinks it is a typo), Electro Voice RE20 or Heil (which is much cheaper than previously mentioned microphones). ", http://www.monoprice.com/mobile/product/details/602650. Problem solved. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. I can hear almost everything people say downstairs. Posted in Programs, Apps and Websites, By /r/Twitch is an unofficial place for discussions surrounding the streaming website Twitch.tv. i just keep it there until i get a bigger one.). My mic is about 15-20 cm away from my mouth. Started 15 minutes ago Get a decent mic stand for it. http://www.twitch.tv/grandstaryoshi/v/27950653 (this link is used as an example of audio quality, not advertisement.). There are plenty of methods available on the internet to get rid of background noise in your microphone, but some of these … The mike picks that up Including the other background noise i don’t want. There was definitely a problem with the previous one. Started 10 minutes ago :P. a couple of things about this setup. 1) Quality - The most import aspect of this microphone is it's quality. Or just move it closer and turn the gain down. huilun02 The audacity thing people suggest is a joke just as is the noise gate in obs. We don't. 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