A04 series has been the best selling Maono USB podcast microphone for years. It is loved by our users for its Cardioid pick up pattern, outstanding recording quality, and the convenience of USB Plug-and-Play.
We have been adding several new bundles to cater to the various needs of our customers over the years, but it seems to be overwhelming for people to decide which one to buy. This article may answer your questions regarding the differences among different A04 bundles and help you choose the best one for you.
Every A04 microphone comes with our highly rated A04 Cardioid condenser microphone, a USB-A to USB-B cable for data transfer, and a foam windscreen. The main difference is the accessories they came with.
Capsule: 16mm Condenser
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 30Hz-16kHz
Sampling Rate: 192kHz/24bit
Sensitivity: -38dB+/-3dB (0dB=1V/Pa at 1kHz)
The following are details of all A04 bundles.
What you get: A04 Condenser Mic + Shock Mount + Round Desktop Stand + Pop Filter +Wind Foam + USB-A to USB-B Cable
The A04 Desktop Bundle includes a heavy metal desktop stand, a shock mount, and a pop filter. The shock mount and pop filter work together to reduce unwanted noise and popping sound. You may want this bundle if you prefer a stationary desktop stand.
What you get: A04 Condenser Mic + Shock Mount + Adjustable Scissor Arm Stand + Pop Filter + Wind Foam + USB-A to USB-B Cable
The A04 Standard Bundle is always the favorite of our fans due to the flexibility it provides. It has an adjustable scissor arm stand that can be fixed on your desk.
A04H-Best USB Microphone for Streaming
What you get: Wired Studio Headphones + A04 Condenser Mic + Shock Mount + Adjustable Scissor Arm Stand + Pop Filter + Wind Foam + USB-A to USB-B Cable
A04 Studio monitor headphones are included in A04 Studio Headphone Bundle. They accurately reproduce your recording and fits on your ears comfortably. Pick this bundle if you do not already own a pair of monitor headphones.
What you get: Aluminum Travel Case + A04 Condenser Mic + Shock Mount + Round Desktop Stand + Pop Filter + Wind Foam + USB-A to USB-B Cable
A04 Travel Case Bundle includes a nice aluminum travel case to store the microphone and accessories nice and tidy. You can easily carry all you need for podcasts and streaming on the go.
How to Connect the USB Microphone to the Windows 10
STEP 1: Go to "Windows setting".
STEP 2: Select "System"
STEP 3: Select "Sound"and go to "Sound Control Pannel"
STEP 4: Set AM100 as default recording device in
"Recording"of sound setting.
STEP 5: Double click "Maono podcaster AM100"
go to "Properties",and select "Levels"and set it
STEP 6: Set the AM100 as default playback
device in "Playback"of sound setting.