63points
59points

Blue Yeti Nano

36points
36points

HyperX SoloCast

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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28 facts in comparison

Blue Yeti Nano vs HyperX SoloCast

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HyperX SoloCast

Why is Blue Yeti Nano better than HyperX SoloCast?

  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Shock mount included
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • 1 more polar patterns
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    2vs1
  • 8bit higher audio interface bit rate
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    24bitvs16bit
  • Has omni pattern
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Why is HyperX SoloCast better than Blue Yeti Nano?

  • Has LED sound level indicator
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  • 40.5% cheaper
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    61.35 €vs103.12059495536764 €
  • 40.37% less body volume
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    1316.48cm³vs2207.904cm³
  • 200.1g lighter
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    429.9gvs630g
  • 18mm narrower
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    78mmvs96mm
  • 12mm thinner
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    97mmvs109mm
  • 37mm shorter
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    174mmvs211mm

Price comparison

Blue Yeti Nano

ProductStorePrice
Blue Yeti Nano AmazonBlue Yeti Nano Premium USB Microphone fo...Blue Yeti Nano Premium USB Microphone for Recording, Streaming, Gaming, Podcasting on PC and Mac, Condenser Mic with Blue VO!CE Effects, Cardioid and Omni, No-Latency Monitoring - Shadow Grey
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$79.99
Blue Yeti Nano AmazonBlue Yeti Nano Premium Condenser USB Mic...Blue Yeti Nano Premium Condenser USB Microphone with Multiple Pickup Patterns & No-Latency Monitoring for Recording and Streaming on PC & Mac - Blackout
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$79.99

HyperX SoloCast

ProductStorePrice
HyperX SoloCast AmazonHyperX SoloCast – USB Condenser Gaming M...HyperX SoloCast – USB Condenser Gaming Microphone, for PC, PS4, PS5 and Mac, Tap-to-Mute Sensor, Cardioid Polar Pattern, great for Gaming, Streaming, Podcasts, Twitch, YouTube, Discord
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$53.99

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Sound quality

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.
Audio interface sampling rate/frequency defines the number of samples per unit of time taken from a continuous signal to make a discrete signal. Sampling rate determines the quality of a digital recording.
The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
Audio interface bit depth/rate describes the number of bits of information recorded for each sample. Bits represent the resolution. The more bits, the more accurate sound is reproduced.

Features

1.has a mute function
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has hyper-cardioid pattern
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
A hyper-cardioid or super-cardioid pattern is a narrower version of the cardioid pattern. It captures audio in front of the microphone at a narrow angle and is particularly useful when you wish to record a single audio source in a loud environment.
3.Is compatible with Android
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
4.has cardioid pattern
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
A cardioid polar pattern captures audio in front of the microphone and is particularly useful for situations such as recording a podcast or game streaming.
5.Is compatible with iOS
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
6.Is compatible with Windows
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.
Microphones that have multiple polar pattern options can be used for different scenarios. The more patterns that a microphone supports, the more versatile it is.
8.Is compatible with Mac OS X
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
9.has omni pattern
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
An omni polar pattern captures audio from every direction. It is particularly useful when the audio source is moving around, or if you wish to capture the audio from a wide sound source such as a group of people.

Headphone output

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Has a connector for a 6.35 mm audio jack
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
Has 6.35 mm standard jack connector to plug in your headphones.

Design

1.pop filter included
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
A pop filter (also known as a pop shield) is a filter that is placed in front of the microphone to prevent popping noises when recording vocals.
2.shock mount included
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
A shock mount protects the microphone from physical noises such as a foot tapping on the floor or passing traffic.
3.control panel placed on a device
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has LED sound level indicator
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
An LED sound level indicator makes it easier to monitor and control the audio level.
5.has an integrated touchpad
Blue Yeti Nano
HyperX SoloCast
With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface.
6.volume

2207.9cm³

1316.48cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
7.weight

630g

429.9g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
8.width

96mm

78mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
9.thickness

109mm

97mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

103.12 €

61.35 €

Updated on Sun Nov 28 2021
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.

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