XENYX Q502USB and Neewer NW 700 Mic not working?

Asked by: Roberta Miller

Why is my Neewer NW 700 not working?

It’s possible this was caused by a Windows Update so if nothing above works, go to Settings>Update & Security>Windows Update, check the Installed Updates list for Updates that might have been just installed, try uninstalling them using the Uninstall button present there.

Why is my Neewer mic so quiet?

Presumably because the neewer mic needed a much lower input voltage to bias the condenser. My neewer mic wasn’t the Nw-700, so that one might require actual phantom power. E: it might not be the cable though, so if you can, test the cable with a multimeter to see if the wires are crossed.

Does the Behringer xenyx 302USB have phantom power?

At approximately 4″ long and 5″ wide (117 x 135 mm), the XENYX 302USB features one of our state-of-the-art, phantom powered XENYX Mic Preamps, an XLR & ¼ ” combination input and a stereo USB/Line channel – plus a dedicated 2-Track input.

How do I get my Neewer microphone to work?

Into your 3.5 millimeter or your headphone jack in your computer now with Windows 8. This is very simple because when I plug in my 3.5 millimeter jack you'll notice in this corner.

Why is my condenser mic not working?

How do you know that your condenser microphone is capable of using phantom power? Most condenser mics cannot use a phantom power source and instead must get their power by another method. That would be either with a battery or via electret power in the case of consumer equipment.

How do you set up a Neewer NW 700?

If you look here phantom power 48 volt. So here's your switch. So if you have a condenser mic hooked up flip that switch and now we have power. So all you have to do is just plug in that mic.

Does you need phantom power for Neewer NW 700?

Does it require phantom power? Answer: Yes it does.

How do I activate my microphone condenser?

And that will activate this microphone. Now it's simply a matter of turning up the volume on the bottom. We add a little bit of gain at the top of the channel.

Is Neewer NW 700 a condenser microphone?

Neewer NW-700 Broadcasting Recording Condenser Microphone & Mic Scissor Arm Stand with Shock Mount and Table Mounting Clamp Kit.

How do I use Neewer USB microphone?

Once you're all set to go the next step is to connect the microphone to your computer taking a hold of the usb plug the square end into the bottom of the microphone. Until you hear a slight.

What is a 48V phantom power?

Phantom power, commonly designated as +48V or P48, was designed to power microphones without using bulky external power supplies such as the ones required for tube microphones. It’s a way of sending the DC electrical current required through a balanced XLR cable.

Do all mics need phantom power?

Do microphones need phantom power to work? Though phantom power (+48V) is a popular method of powering microphones, most mics do not require it to work properly. Passive mics do not need any powering, and even the majority of active condenser mics (electrets) use small DC bias rather than +48V.

How do I know if my mic needs phantom power?

How do I know if my mic needs phantom power? Well, the simplest way would be to verify whether your microphone is a condenser type or another type such as dynamic or ribbon. If it is a condenser microphone it will need phantom power, if it is a different type of microphone it will not.

Will condenser mic work without phantom power?

Although there’s no way to use a condenser mic without phantom power, you can use a condenser mic without an audio interface, or mixing board, straight to your computer. To do that you need you need an XLR to USB pre amp, such as the MXL Mic Mate Pro.

How do I connect my condenser mic to my mixer?

And the other end of the cable i'll connect with my line mixer. So this mixer sports both xlr and it also sports. This 6.5 mm cable so here is the xlr cable. And i connect.

How do you connect a microphone to a mixer?

XLR cables are used to plug microphones in, and the ends have 3 pins inside a metal cylinder. Your mixer will either have XLR ports along the top edge or on the back side of the mixer. Plug the end of the XLR cable into the microphone you’re using.