Scan code: LN121292 Manufacturer code: RODEAIMICRO

Rode AI-Micro - Compact USB Audio Interface

Rode AI-Micro - Compact USB Audio Interface

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Scan code: LN121292 Manufacturer code: RODEAIMICRO
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Ultra-Compact Dual-Channel Audio Interface
RODE - AI-Micro

RODE - AI-Micro

RØDE is proud to release the AI-Micro, a new ultra-compact dual-channel interface for recording high-quality audio to a mobile device or computer with absolute ease. Featuring two auto-sensing inputs for connecting virtually any microphone with a 3.5mm output, a high-power headphone output for crystal-clear, zero-latency audio monitoring and playback, and a universal USB output for use with both iOS and Android devices, it’s the perfect portable recording solution for mobile journalists and content creators.

The AI-Micro also offers a seamless solution for connecting a 3.5mm microphone to a computer, making it ideal for streamers, podcasters and professionals, and can be used with the entire suite of RØDE apps for supercharged recording on any device. UNIVERSAL COMPATIBILITYThe AI-Micro is designed to connect seamlessly to smartphones, tablets and computers via its universal USB output. It is plug-and-play compatible with Mac, Windows, iOS and Android devices, and comes with high-quality USB-A, USB-C and Lightning cables, making it quick and easy to get recording in no time.

at a glance • Ultra-compact dual-channel audio interface
• Compatible with USB-A, USB-C and Lightning devices
• Expanded features and functionality via RØDE app suite, including RØDE Central, RØDE Connect and RØDE Reporter
• Two auto-sensing TRS/TRRS microphone inputs
• 3.5mm headphone output

Incredible RODE Audio - Anywhere!


twin mic preampsThe AI-Micro features two microphone inputs with high-quality preamps and can record high-resolution 24-bit/48kHz audio, allowing users to capture stellar sound on any device. These are auto-sensing inputs that detect whether a TRS or TRRS microphone is connected and automatically adapt to accommodate – no adaptors needed. Input 1 can also be configured as a single stereo TRS input.

This means that virtually any microphone with a 3.5mm output can be connected to the AI-Micro, including RØDE VideoMics, lavaliers, wireless systems like the Wireless GO, and stereo microphones like the Stereo VideoMic Pro. It also features a high-power headphone output for crystal-clear, zero-latency audio monitoring and playback. Weighing less than 20 grams, the AI-Micro is extremely compact and lightweight – a pocket-sized solution for recording incredible audio anywhere.

Full Integration with The Entire RØDE App Suite!

4K Recording

configure your AI-Micro on a computer or mobile device!The AI-Micro can be used with the entire RØDE app suite – including RØDE Connect, RØDE Central and RØDE Reporter – for accessing expanded features and functionality, on-the-go configuration and broadcast-quality recording on any device.

The interface is fully compatible with RØDE Connect, RØDE’s free podcasting and streaming software for Mac and Windows. This enables up to four microphones to be connected to a computer, with level controls, solo and mute buttons, and studio-quality audio processing accessible at the click of a button. This includes a compressor, noise gate, and legendary APHEX Aural Exciter and Big Bottom effects. Using the AI-Micro with RØDE Connect allows anyone to record professional-quality podcasts or livestreams with a 3.5mm microphone.

RØDE Central allows users to configure their AI-Micro on a computer or mobile device, including adjusting the input gain and headphone output level, switching between ‘Merged’, ‘Split’ and ‘Stereo’ channel mode, and engaging a high-pass filter. The RØDE Reporter mobile app also allows complete device configuration, as well as broadcast-quality recording in the field.

The AI-Micro is the latest innovation from RØDE aimed at helping creators and professionals take their sound to the next level. With powerful features in an ultra-compact and easy-to-use package, it’s the perfect portable recording solution.

The Tech Spec

Features Specification
Frequency Response 20Hz to 20kHz
Headphone Output Power 125mW into 32Ω
Input Dynamic Range 100dB A-Weighted
Gain Range 0-24dB.v analog gain
Analogue Inputs 2 x 3.5mm auto-sensing TRS/TRRS
Analogue Outputs 3.5mm TRS headphone output
Computer Connectivity USB Type-C
OS Requirements macOS Big Sur Windows 10 (Build 19041) iOS 14 Android 9.0
Simultaneous I/O 2/2
Number of Preamps 2
Bit Depth 24-bit
Sample Rate 44.1/48kHz
Power Requirements Bus-powered
Weight (grams) AI-Micro: 13
SC21: 6
SC22: 4
SC23: 6
Dimensions: (millimetres) AI-Micro
Width: 40
Length 11.1
Height: 38.2
SC21, SC22, SC23
Length: 300
Computer Interface Type USB 2.0 Type-C
Connections (Input)
  • 1 x 3.5mm (1/8") Stereo Mini Jack
  • 1 x 6.35mm (1/4") TRS Jack
  • 1 x Headphone (TRS 3.5mm Jack)
Mic Preamps (Max) 2
Instrument Inputs (Max) 2
Phantom Power No
Sample Rate (Max) 48 kHz
Bit Resolution 24
iPad Compatible Yes
Connections (Output)  
Dimensions (mm)  
DSP Processing No
Misc. Notes  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN121292
GTIN 698813007530

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