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Microphone

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A Quick Guide to Microphones

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Sound to Electricity: How do Microphones and Speakers Work?

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AudioPedia 106: Microphones - 1. Transducer

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The Cortado piezo contact microphone

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AudioPedia 106: Microphones - 5. Condenser Mic

A microphone, colloquially nicknamed mic or mike, is a transducer that converts sound into an electrical signal.
  • Types 

  • History 

  • Components 

  • Varieties 

  • Capsule design and directivity 

  • Polar patterns 

  • Application-specific designs 

  • Powering 

  • Connectors 

  • Measurements and specifications 

  • Measurement microphones 

  • Arrays