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This microphone comparison guide provides a high-level comparison of the various headset, wireless, and specialty microphones available from KnowBrainer. We've organized our microphones into separate categories. You can select to view all of these categories or just a specific category from the drop down menu above. You are currently viewing All Microphones.

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Number of matches: 34

Samson Airline 77 Microphone (w/KB Plus Pack)
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 10
Comfort: 6
Noise Cancellation: 10
Price: $299.99
Notes: With its built in noise gate the Samson Airline 77 microphone rivals the accuracy and noise cancellation capabilities of any microphone on the market when used with Dragon NaturallySpeaking, Dragon Medical or other speech recognition applications.


Sennheiser MB Pro 1 UC
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $209.99
Notes: The MB Pro1 UC Single-Sided Bluetooth Headset with Dongle from Sennheiser is an excellent choice for wireless PC dictation.


Samson AirLine 88 Microphone (w/KB Plus Pack)
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 10
Comfort: 6
Noise Cancellation: 10
Price: $399.99
Notes: With its built in noise gate the Samson Airline 88 microphone rivals the accuracy and noise cancellation capabilities of any microphone on the market when used with Dragon, Dragon Medical or other speech recognition applications.


Revolabs xTag USB Wireless Microphone
Overall Rating: 8
Accuracy: 9.7
Comfort: 10
Noise Cancellation: 6
Price: $249
Notes: Tired of being chained to your workstation when dictating records or attending a Web meeting? Break free with the Revolabs xTag USB wireless microphone system, designed specifically to provide USB audio for both PC and Mac users without the need to wear a headset or bulky transmitter.


Samson Airline Micro SWAM2SES
Overall Rating: 8
Accuracy: 9.7
Comfort: 7
Noise Cancellation: 6
Price: $249.99
Notes: The Samson Airline Micro Earset System is one of the smallest wireless earset systems available and includes a slick combination transmitter and microphone that fits snugly over your ear and stays in place.


Sennheiser SD Pro 1
Overall Rating: 8
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $349.95
Notes: The Sennheiser SD Pro 1 is designed for business professionals who want to switch back and forth between Softphone, Speech Recognition Applications and desktop phone at the push of a button.


Sennheiser SD Pro 2
Overall Rating: 8
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $369.95
Notes: The Sennheiser SD Pro 2 is designed for business professionals who want to switch back and forth between Softphone, Speech Recognition Applications and desktop phone at the push of a button.


Sennheiser SD Office
Overall Rating: 8
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $349.95
Notes: The Sennheiser SD Office is designed for business professionals who want to switch back and forth between Softphone, Speech Recognition Applications and desktop phone at the push of a button.


Sennheiser PRESENCE UC Bluetooth Headset
Overall Rating: 8
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 9
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $179
Notes: The PRESENCE UC Bluetooth Headset from Sennheiser is a premium headset for mobile unified communication professionals, who require consistently optimal HD sound and HD voice clarity around the office, in the car, and outdoors. It is also the current best Bluetooth microphone we have found for use with DMPE and NaturallySpeaking. This is the only Bluetooth microphone we fully endorse for Dragon use.


Jabra Pro 9470 (w/ KB PLUS PACK)
Overall Rating: 7
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $499
Notes: Specifically designed for executives, managers and other professionals the Jabra Pro 9470 (w/ KB PLUS PACK) headset allows you to switch between your computer, landline phone and cell phone, with an amazing 490-foot wireless range letting you talk all around your office!


Samson AirLine Micro - Camera Edition
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Price: $299.99
Notes: A high quality, small portable unit that can transform any analog microphone into a wireless microphone. We recommend adding a SpeechWare Flexymike.


Sennheiser ME 3-II KB Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 7
Noise Cancellation: 10
Price: $179.95
Notes: A headset microphone of exceptional sound quality, the ME 3-II is intended for music and speech applications (but is excellent for speech recognition) that require maximum movement and close proximity signal reproduction - meaning applications with high on-stage sound present no problem. The headband is comfortable and immovable, enabling use during exertive dance or sports activities. The super-cardioid condenser design offers excellent feedback rejection.


VXI TalkPro USB1 Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $110
Notes: Designed specifically for VoIP, speech recognition and softphone applications, the next generation VXi TalkPro USB1 Monaural Headset delivers clear and natural sounding conversations from your computer.


VXI TalkPro USB2 Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $118
Notes: Designed specifically for VoIP, speech recognition and softphone applications, the next generation VXi TalkPro USB2 Binaural Headset delivers clear and natural sounding conversations from your computer.


VXI TalkPro USB3 Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $118
Notes: Designed specifically for VoIP, speech recognition and softphone applications, the next generation VXi TalkPro USB3 Monaural Headset with 3 different wearing styles delivers clear and natural sounding conversations from your computer.


VXI TalkPro UC2 KB Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $159
Notes: The VXi TalkPro UC2 is a binaural stereo USB headset optimized for Unified Communications (UC). With DSP (digital signal processing) and echo cancellation, the VXi TalkPro UC2 ensures the most precise and clearest audio for speech recognition and IP communications. • UC-ready headset with USB connector that plugs directly into a USB port on your computer for clear, natural voice conversations.


VXI TalkPro UC3 KB Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $155
Notes: Designed specifically for VoIP and optimized for UC, speech recognition and softphone applications, the next generation VXi TalkPro UC3 Monaural Headset with 3 wearing styles delivers clear and natural sounding conversations from your computer.


Audio Technica Pro 8HEMW KB
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 7
Noise Cancellation: 10
Price: $115
Notes: The Audio Technica Pro 8HEMW features a hypercardioid dynamic microphone capsule that is incredibly noise cancelling and deadly accurate with NaturallySpeaking, Dragon Medical and Windows Speech Recognition. **We include a 6 foot shielded cable.**


FlexyMike Single Ear Cardioid
Overall Rating: 9
Accuracy: 9.9
Comfort: 9
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $149
Notes: World's lightest Titanium Earset


ANC 700 KB Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 7
Accuracy: 9.6
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $69
Notes: Monaural Analog PC headset with Andrea Patented Active Noise Cancellation Microphone Technology. Andrea Electronics' headset products and technologies enable more accurate and reliable communication as well as high performance speech recognition in noisy office environments.


ANC 750 KB Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 7
Accuracy: 9.6
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $79
Notes: Analog PC Headset with Andrea Patented Active Noise Cancellation Microphone Technology. Andrea Electronics' headset products and technologies enable more accurate and reliable communication as well as high performance speech recognition in noisy office environments.


Audio-Technica ATH-COM2 KB
Overall Rating: 7
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 9
Price: $60
Notes: Affordable headset microphone featuring solid noise cancellation and 2 stereo speakers.


theBoom Pro-2 KB Microphone
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $250
Notes: Combining large, high clarity headphones with a more secure, easily positional microphone incorporating the latest UmeVoice patented noise canceling microphone technology, theBoom Pro Series 1 is the latest technology in speech recognition. Excellent background noise cancellation! Industrial strength version of theBoom "O" with one speaker.


theBoom O Microphone
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $115
Notes: UmeVoice's patented noise cancellation technology eliminates most background noise, boosting your voice and bringing you crystal clear conversations in the noisiest environments. Great for soft voices. theBoom O has one speaker on the headset.


theBoom C KB Microphone
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $160
Notes: theBoom C is the perfect dual speaker over ear headset for, working in a call center, the office or from home or with computer dictation software, etc. UmeVoice's patented noise cancellation technology eliminates most background noise, boosting your voice and bringing you crystal clear conversations in the noisiest environments. Great for soft voices.


theBoom Quiet KB
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $475
Notes: theBoom Quiet is the perfect combination of the world's best noise canceling microphone and state of the art ANR (Active Noise Reduction) headphones, for superior, hi-fidelity audio and speech clarity in one lightweight, modular package.


Andrea Electronics NC- 181
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.5
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 6
Price: $29
Notes: Great OEM starter microphone comparable to what Nuance includes in its NaturallySpeaking software.


Andrea Electronics NC-181VM KB USB Headset
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.5
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 6
Price: $49
Notes: Great OEM starter microphone. Includes PureAudio USB soundcard and mute/volume switch.


Andrea Electronics NC-185VM KB USB Headset
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.5
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 6
Price: $54
Notes: High Fidelity Stereo USB Computer Headset with Noise Canceling Microphone and Volume/Mute Controls.


theBoom Pro-3 KB High Fidelity Headset Microphone
Overall Rating: 6
Accuracy: 9.8
Comfort: 8
Noise Cancellation: 8
Price: $275
Notes: theBoom Pro-3 is the world's best stereo high fidelity noise cancelling microphone!


SpeechWare FlexyMike Dual Ear Cardiod / DEC
Overall Rating: 10
Accuracy: 10
Comfort: 9
Noise Cancellation: 9
Price: $189
Notes: Lightweight Stainless Steel Headset Designed Specifically for Accurate, Noise Cancelling and Comfortable Speech Recognition Dictation.


SpeechWare TravelMike
Overall Rating: 10
Accuracy: 10
Comfort: 10
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $249
Notes: Industry lightest, most portable and innovative Desktop microphone. The Laptop and Tablet Microphone Solution.


SpeechWare TravelMike SN
Overall Rating: 10
Accuracy: 10
Comfort: 10
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $249
Notes: Industry lightest, most portable and innovative Desktop microphone. The Laptop and Tablet Microphone Solution.


SpeechWare TravelMike SN with Base Bundle
Overall Rating: 10
Accuracy: 10
Comfort: 10
Noise Cancellation: 7
Price: $288.95
Notes: Industry lightest, most portable and innovative Desktop microphone. The Laptop and Tablet Microphone Solution. Bundle comes with: SpeechWare TravelMike (TravelMike, USB Multiadapter, 3" Cord, Windscreen) ** 10 Ft Male to Female USB Extension Cord ** TravelMike Base with Multi-Function Card Reader ** Microphone Carry Bag ** Set up Instructions.