Summary: This works very well. I used to use a mike that had a suction cup but I guess that that worked on older technology. This one has an earbud that has both a mike (outside the ear) and a speaker (inside the ear).
Summary: I am a journalist who has looked for the perfect solution for recording telephone interviews for more than 30 years; and I can't believe I've finally found it. I hooked the Olympus TP8 to an Olympus VN-7200 and it recorded both sides of conversations with tremendous clarity.
Summary: It works exactly as it should. Remember: even though it's placed in your ear it is not an earphone. It's a microphone. Secondly, when plugging it into your recorder it goes in the microphone jack NOT the earphone jack.
Excerpt: For such an inexpensive piece of equipment it is of great quality. You just place the earpiece in and hold the phone up to your ear to have a conversation. Very clear recording. B&H has great service and super fast delivery.
Summary: It works. I used this with the Olympus WS-822. I was able to record a conversation in the car with it (along with all the road noise, radio, wind, etc.) I could hear the conversation well enough. I was a little scared when it arrived because my phone didn't have an ear jack.
Summary: Let me start by saying that I was really sceptical of this microphone, and I only bought it because it was cheap and I was desperate. I'm used to doing interviews via landline phone with a jack that plugs my recorder (an Olympus VN-3100PC) directly into the line, but after going freelance and not...