The Rode XCM-50 delivers ultra-detailed audio capture tailor-made for streaming and gaming. This high-quality USB condenser microphone features a tight cardioid polar pattern for outstanding off-axis rejection. Its zero-latency headphones output includes handy level and mute controls. Here , we appreciate the XCM-50’s plug-and-play USB-C connectivity, which makes setup a piece of cake. The XCM-50 is compatible with Unify, which unlocks state-of-the-art Aphex audio processing, powered by the XCM-50’s internal DSP. You also get an integrated 360-degree swing mount and an internal pop shield; the included tripod desk mount sweetens the deal even more. Gamers and streamers searching for a value-packed USB mic will be blown away by the Rode XCM-50.