The IP-MIC is a large diameter, fixed cardioid condenser microphone. This microphone offers high output, low distortion and needlepoint accuracy making this the ideal option for use in studio for podcasts, vlogs, recording studios and broadcasting. This microphone comes equipped with a gold-plated diaphragm. The IP-MIC microphone comes audio tested and inspected. It is intended to be used with 48-volt phantom power.