Review: TONOR TC-777 USB Condenser Microphone

The TONOR TC-777 USB Condenser Microphone is ideal for gaming and recording audio for games creation. A great entry level mic for upgrading your home setup that comes complete with all accessories. 

Disclaimer: The microphone for this review was supplied to Into Indie Games by TONOR.

Features

Ask any creative and they will tell you how important sound is to their projects. With indie games music and sound effects can completely change the proposition of the game. Taking you to another world, taking you on a journey and taking in a new direction.

But what’s the best way to get vocals on your game? There are many options now and one great option in the TONOR TC-777 USB Condenser Microphone. This is one the best choices for an entry-level desktop mic. 

Capable of delivering excellent audio recording at a very affordable price. If you take a comparison of performance to budget – you’d be hard pushed to find anything better. It looks super professional and at just $39, the compact size and decent appearance deliver high value performance.

The Mic comes complete with accessories, no need to pay for anything else and ready to use in minutes of setting up. It comes with a handy tripod complete with shock mount. You simply place it on your desk and with a few adjustments to set it in the ideal position and away you go. 

It even comes with a pop filter which will cancel out any breathing that comes with your audio. Its compact size and simple all in one setup means it’s ideal for a quick setup, packing away and also taking it to an alternate location.

Testing

Once you’ve got the mic setup you’ve pretty much got your own basic home recording studio. Great for recording game audio, it’s also excellent for streaming and online gaming. It can be used for pre-recording or as a live microphone. 

You can also upgrade your audio for conference calls to get clearer audio and have a better call with your colleagues. It’s suitable for daily use and constantly delivers decent sound quality.

The Mic offers excellent compatibility, it works with Windows, Apple and LINUX, and even the PS4. It’s as simple as plug in and play – the Mic should instantly recognise your operating system and you can get started straight away. 

The USB connection cable is short so it’s ideal for desktop use and the tripod offers real stability. As it’s an entry level product, its limitations are noticeable when recording at high volumes, you may get a little background noise.

Pros

  • Excellent Value for Money
  • Great entry level desktop mic
  • Upgrade your audio and comms for under $40
  • Complete with all accessories
  • Simple setup

Cons 

  • You get what you pay for in terms of build quality
  • Aesthetically the plastic finish isn’t pleasing on the eye.  
  • Some background noise when recording at high volumes. 

Conclusion

If you are looking for a affordable upgrade to your audio recording and comms, the The TONOR TC-777 USB Condenser Microphone is an excellent choice. Once you upgrade your audio you’ll wonder why you didn’t do it sooner, it’s literally a game changer.

You can pick up the TONOR TC-777 USB Condenser Microphone on Amazon and it’s currently priced at under $40 and worth it in our opinion. 


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Overall
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Summary

You get what you pay for, a great mic for the price but it has its limitations.

This Article was written by: Harry Cole

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