The Saramonic C-XLR is a versatile audio adapter that lets you easily connect microphones and audio sources that have 3.5mm male jacks into the XLR inputs on professional video and cinema cameras, audio recorders, mixers, and more. It's compatible with battery-powered, active or dynamic microphones, wireless receivers, 3.5mm line-level devices and more. Tough and Lightweight Lifesaver You need dependable, solidly built equipment and the C-XLR delivers with tough, all-brass construction and premium gold-plated connectors. The input is fully compatible with both regular or locking 3.5mm connectors and even is even threaded to conveniently secure locking connections. Whether you need to connect a battery-powered 3.5mm lavalier mic directly to a pro video camera, plug an active headset microphone into a sound system, use a battery-powered mini-plug shotgun microphone with a field mixer, connect a wireless receiver like the Saramonic Blink 500 (B1/B2) into a cinema camera, or connect a 3.5mm line signal to an PA mixer, the C-XLR will make it happen. It is an invaluable problem solver to have in your audio kit.