Record your podcast, create online content, and even capture your instruments straight to computers or mobile devices with the BOYA BY-PM500, a cost-effective USB microphone that offers quality along with versatility. Thanks to the mic's plug-and-play compatibility with Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android devices, you can get started recording both simply and easily.
The mic offers useful features, such as easy controls, and gives you multiple polar patterns to suit a variety of recording needs. With cables and a desktop stand included, you can get setup right out of the box.
Fits Your Needs
For live streaming, vlogging, gaming, and recording podcasts and music
Works with Your Devices
The mic is compatible with Mac and Windows computers as well as most USB Type-C mobile devices.
Multiple Polar Patterns for Multiple Uses
Two selectable polar patterns are on hand. Choose Cardioid to tamp down room tone, focusing the mic on your vocals. Or choose Omnidirectional to capture sound from all directions, which is great for musical instruments.
Built-In Headphone Jack
You can achieve latency-free monitoring via the 3.5mm headphone jack. Just plug your headphones in and you're ready to listen.
High-Quality Audio Capture
The mic records audio at 24-bit / 48 kHz, giving you the broadcast standard for how many samples it can record in a second, and providing a high degree of dynamic range. A non-techy translation: this microphone goes is well suited for picking up the nuances of your voice.
The mic offers adjustable mic gain, headphone volume, and mute on/off via a single control, with a corresponding multicolor indicator. Red means mute is on. Purple means you're knob controls the mic gain. Blue means the knob now controls your headphone volume. Isn't that simple?
Everything You Need to Get Started
The mic includes a metal desktop stand as well as an integrated 5/8"-27 hole for mounting the mic on your own stand. Two cables are proved for connection to USB Type-C or USB Type-A ports.
BOYA BY-PM500 USB Microphone (iOS/Android, Mac/Windows)
- For Podcasting, Music & Content Creation
- For Mac, Windows & iOS Devices
- 3.5mm Headphone Monitoring Jack
- Latency-Free Monitoring
- 2 Polar Patterns for Multiple Uses
- Broadcast-Quality 48 kHz / 24-Bit Audio
- One-Knob Gain, Headphone Volume & Mute
- Desktop Stand and Integrated 5/8" Thread
- Includes USB Type-A & Type-C Cables
Primary Applications Broadcast, Podcast, Web-Streaming, Conferencing Form Factor Desktop / Stand/Boom Mount Intended Sound Sources Vocals, Speech/Voice Over, Instrument Sound Field Mono Operating Principle Pressure Gradient
Capsule 1 x Electret Condenser Polar Pattern Cardioid, Omnidirectional Pattern Selection Switched (Adjustable on Mic) Orientation Side Address Circuitry Solid-State Pad None High-Pass Filter None Tone Adjustment None Gain Adjustment 0 dB to +42 dB Indicators 1 x Ring LED (Status)
2 x Single LED (Status)
On-Board Controls Gain/Sensitivity, Headphone Volume, Mic Mute, Polar Pattern Windscreen None
Frequency Range 20 Hz to 20 kHz Maximum SPL 110 dB SPL Sensitivity -36 dBV/Pa at 1 kHz Signal-to-Noise Ratio 80 dB
Output Connectors (Digital) 1 x USB Type-C Female (on Mic) Headphone Connector 1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Cable Length 6.5' / 2.0 m
9.8' / 3.0 m
A/D Conversion 24-Bit Sample Rate 48 kHz Operating System Support Android, Windows, iOS, macOS/OS X Available Port USB (Interface Unspecified)
Bus Power USB Operating Voltage 5 V Operating Current Consumption 60 mA
Mounting 5/8"-27 Female (via Integrated Hardware)
Dimensions H: 8.9 x W: 3.9 x L: 3.3" / H: 22.7 x W: 10 x L: 8.4 cm (with Mount) Weight 1.5 lb / 0.7 kg