The mic diffidently improves the standard camera/camcorder audio quality. The battery compartment is easy to open, and replacing batteries is quick. The design and quality of the mic is standard. The switch moves easily and adjust quickly. Overall, this is a basic microphone that does an excellent job at enhancing audio quality with 2 different audio levels.
1. Use the wind muff when it is windy
2. Use headphones to listen to recording