Adorama offers the Røde VideoMic Pro R Cardioid Condenser Microphone with Rycote Lyre Shockmount, model no. VIDEOMIC PRO-R, for $179 with free shipping. That's $10 below our August mention and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's the best deal now by $50.) This 3-oz. microphone features a supercardioid pickup pattern, up to 70 hours run-time on a 9-volt battery, 40Hz to 20kHz frequency response, 3-position level control, and integrated shockmount and foam windscreen.