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Blue Yeti Pro vs Blue Yeti X

Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X

Why is Blue Yeti Pro better than Blue Yeti X?

  • 144kHz higher audio interface frequency rate
    ?

    192kHzvs48kHz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 14dB higher signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)
    ?

    114dBvs100dB
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 2mm thinner
    ?

    120mmvs122mm

Why is Blue Yeti X better than Blue Yeti Pro?

  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 2dB higher sound pressure level
    ?

    122dBvs120dB
  • 1 more polar patterns
    ?

    4vs3
  • Has LED sound level indicator
    ?
  • 12.35% less body volume
    ?

    3878.38cm³vs4425cm³
  • 21g lighter
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    519gvs540g
  • 6mm shorter
    ?

    289mmvs295mm
  • 15mm narrower
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    110mmvs125mm

Price comparison

Blue Yeti Pro

Buy used:

$219

ProductStorePrice
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonBlue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac,...Blue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac, Gaming, Podcast, Streaming and Recording Microphone, Condenser Mic with High-Res Metering LED Lighting & Blue VO!CE Effects
Amazon logo
$140
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonBlue Yeti Pro USB & XLR Microphone Plus ...Blue Yeti Pro USB & XLR Microphone Plus Pack Bundle with Presonus StudioOne 5 Artist DAW, iZotope RX Elements Plug-in and Groover 3 Tutorials 3-Month Subscription
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$285
Blue Yeti Pro 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
Amazon logo
$80
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonHyperX QuadCast - USB Condenser Gaming M...HyperX QuadCast - USB Condenser Gaming Microphone, for PC, PS4, PS5 and Mac, Anti-Vibration Shock Mount, Four Polar Patterns, Pop Filter, Gain Control, Podcasts, Twitch, YouTube, Discord, Red LED
Amazon logo
$110
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonNewest Blue Yeti Shock Mount with 2 Foam...Newest Blue Yeti Shock Mount with 2 Foam Windscreen, Blue Snowball Shock Mount Suitable for Blue Yeti Pro/Yeticaster, Latest Alloy Mic Holder to Anti-Vibration Suspension, By IDoon
Amazon logo
$19
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonFoam Windscreen for Blue Yeti/Yeti Pro M...Foam Windscreen for Blue Yeti/Yeti Pro Microphone-EJT Pop Filter Made of High Density Foam
Amazon logo
$4.99
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonMicrophone Shock Mount,Latest Advanced V...Microphone Shock Mount,Latest Advanced Vibration Blocking,Light Weight Noise Repelling Shock Mount for Blue Yeti,Yeti Pro Original Snowball & USB Pro-universal Mic Shock Mount
Amazon logo
$12

Blue Yeti X

ProductStorePrice
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac,...Blue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac, Gaming, Podcast, Streaming and Recording Microphone, Condenser Mic with High-Res Metering LED Lighting & Blue VO!CE Effects
Amazon logo
$140
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Mi...Blue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Microphone with Knox Gear Boom Arm, Shock Mount and Pop Filter Bundle (4 Items)
Amazon logo
$160
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Pr...Blue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Professional Podcast, Gaming, Streaming USB Mic with Blue VO!CE Effects, Including Advanced Voice Modulation with Warcraft Character Presets & HD Audio Samples
Amazon logo
$145
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Mi...BLUE Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Microphone with Knox Gear Pop Filter and 4-Port USB Hub Bundle (3 Items)
Amazon logo
$150
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone B...Blue Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone Bundle with Knox Gear Pop Filter and 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub
Amazon logo
$170
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (...BLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (Dark Gray) Bundle with Knox Gear Boom Arm, Pop Filter and Shock Mount (4 Items)
Amazon logo
$210
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (...BLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (Dark Gray) Bundle with Knox Gear Boom Arm, Pop Filter and 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub (4 Items)
Amazon logo
$210
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB M...Blue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB Microphone with High-Res Metering, LED Lighting & Blue Voice Effects for Gaming, Streaming & Podcasting On PC & Mac (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$134
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB M...Blue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB Microphone with Blue VO!CE Effects & Sherpa App for Gaming, Streaming & Podcasting on Windows & Mac Bundle with Blucoil Pop Filter Windscreen, and USB-A Mini Hub
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$185
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (...BLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (Dark Gray) with Knox Gear Pop Filter Bundle (2 Items)
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$170

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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.
Microphones with a higher max SPL (sound pressure level) can record at greater volumes without the audio distorting.
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.
6.Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)

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A higher signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) means that the microphone can record a cleaner audio signal with less background noise, particularly as the volume level is raised.

Features

1.Is compatible with Android
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.has a mute function
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
3.has hyper-cardioid pattern
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
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.
4.Is compatible with iOS
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
5.has cardioid pattern
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
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.
6.Is compatible with Windows
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
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 Pro
Blue Yeti X
It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
9.has omni pattern
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
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 Pro
Blue Yeti X
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
When a digital signal is converted to an analog one (for example when playing audio through speakers or headphones), a certain amount of noise is carried in the signal. A higher SNR means that there is less noise and the audio quality is better.
4.highest frequency

22000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
5.impedance

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
6.Has a connector for a 6.35 mm audio jack
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
Has 6.35 mm standard jack connector to plug in your headphones.

Design

1.shock mount included
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
A shock mount protects the microphone from physical noises such as a foot tapping on the floor or passing traffic.
2.pop filter included
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
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.
3.control panel placed on a device
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
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 Pro
Blue Yeti X
An LED sound level indicator makes it easier to monitor and control the audio level.
5.cable length

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Blue Yeti Pro)

2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has RGB lighting
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
RGB lighting allows you to choose between millions of colors and customize the look of your PC components.
7.has an integrated touchpad
Blue Yeti Pro
Blue Yeti X
With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface.
8.volume

4425cm³

3878.38cm³

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

540g

519g

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.

Price comparison

Blue Yeti Pro

Buy used:

$219

ProductStorePrice
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonBlue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac,...Blue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac, Gaming, Podcast, Streaming and Recording Microphone, Condenser Mic with High-Res Metering LED Lighting & Blue VO!CE Effects
Amazon logo
$140
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonBlue Yeti Pro USB & XLR Microphone Plus ...Blue Yeti Pro USB & XLR Microphone Plus Pack Bundle with Presonus StudioOne 5 Artist DAW, iZotope RX Elements Plug-in and Groover 3 Tutorials 3-Month Subscription
Amazon logo
$285
Blue Yeti Pro 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
Amazon logo
$80
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonHyperX QuadCast - USB Condenser Gaming M...HyperX QuadCast - USB Condenser Gaming Microphone, for PC, PS4, PS5 and Mac, Anti-Vibration Shock Mount, Four Polar Patterns, Pop Filter, Gain Control, Podcasts, Twitch, YouTube, Discord, Red LED
Amazon logo
$110
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonNewest Blue Yeti Shock Mount with 2 Foam...Newest Blue Yeti Shock Mount with 2 Foam Windscreen, Blue Snowball Shock Mount Suitable for Blue Yeti Pro/Yeticaster, Latest Alloy Mic Holder to Anti-Vibration Suspension, By IDoon
Amazon logo
$19
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonFoam Windscreen for Blue Yeti/Yeti Pro M...Foam Windscreen for Blue Yeti/Yeti Pro Microphone-EJT Pop Filter Made of High Density Foam
Amazon logo
$4.99
Blue Yeti Pro AmazonMicrophone Shock Mount,Latest Advanced V...Microphone Shock Mount,Latest Advanced Vibration Blocking,Light Weight Noise Repelling Shock Mount for Blue Yeti,Yeti Pro Original Snowball & USB Pro-universal Mic Shock Mount
Amazon logo
$12

Blue Yeti X

ProductStorePrice
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac,...Blue Yeti X USB Microphone for PC & Mac, Gaming, Podcast, Streaming and Recording Microphone, Condenser Mic with High-Res Metering LED Lighting & Blue VO!CE Effects
Amazon logo
$140
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Mi...Blue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Microphone with Knox Gear Boom Arm, Shock Mount and Pop Filter Bundle (4 Items)
Amazon logo
$160
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Pr...Blue Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Professional Podcast, Gaming, Streaming USB Mic with Blue VO!CE Effects, Including Advanced Voice Modulation with Warcraft Character Presets & HD Audio Samples
Amazon logo
$145
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Mi...BLUE Yeti X World of Warcraft Edition Microphone with Knox Gear Pop Filter and 4-Port USB Hub Bundle (3 Items)
Amazon logo
$150
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone B...Blue Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone Bundle with Knox Gear Pop Filter and 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub
Amazon logo
$170
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (...BLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (Dark Gray) Bundle with Knox Gear Boom Arm, Pop Filter and Shock Mount (4 Items)
Amazon logo
$210
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (...BLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (Dark Gray) Bundle with Knox Gear Boom Arm, Pop Filter and 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub (4 Items)
Amazon logo
$210
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB M...Blue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB Microphone with High-Res Metering, LED Lighting & Blue Voice Effects for Gaming, Streaming & Podcasting On PC & Mac (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$134
Blue Yeti X AmazonBlue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB M...Blue Yeti X Professional Condenser USB Microphone with Blue VO!CE Effects & Sherpa App for Gaming, Streaming & Podcasting on Windows & Mac Bundle with Blucoil Pop Filter Windscreen, and USB-A Mini Hub
Amazon logo
$185
Blue Yeti X AmazonBLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (...BLUE Microphones Yeti X USB Microphone (Dark Gray) with Knox Gear Pop Filter Bundle (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$170

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